The National Occupational Classification (NOC) code 8422 is for Silviculture and forestry workers
NOC skill type/level: Skill Level C
- Completion of secondary school may be required.
- Completion of a college or other specialized program for silviculture workers or forestry crew workers may be required.
- Formal training in power saw operation and maintenance and several months of on-the-job training are usually provided.
- Experience as a logging and forestry labourer may be required.
- A chemicals application licence is required.
- Workplace hazardous materials information system (WHMIS) and transportation of dangerous goods (TDG) certificates may be required.
- A silvicultural worker’s licence may be required.
List of Job Titles for NOC 8422 – Silviculture and forestry workers
- Brush cutter – forestry
- Clearing saw operator – forestry
- Fire crewman/woman – forestry
- Fire lookout
- Fire suppression crewman/woman – forestry
- Forest firefighter
- Forestry conservation worker
- Forestry crew worker
- Forestry crewman/woman
- Forestry worker
- Forestry worker – logging
- Lookout – forestry
- Pieceworker – silviculture
- Precommercial tree thinner
- Scarification equipment operator
- Scarification equipment operator – forestry
- Scarifier operator – silviculture
- Seed cone collector
- Seed cone picker
- Silviculture worker
- Spacing saw operator
- Spacing saw operator – forestry
- Thinning saw operator
- Thinning saw operator – forestry
- Tree pruner – forestry
- Tree spacer – forestry