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Knuckle Boom Operator (Jones Lumber - Bay Springs)

72 Co Rd 1527, Bay Springs, MS 39422, USA Req #151
Tuesday, August 23, 2022
At Jones Lumber, you are not an employee. You are a vital part of our team who, for 60 years, have kept safety an d our core values at the center of everything we do. We invite you to see how your career can grow at a company that puts your happiness above all.

Knuckle Boom Operator

General Responsibilities

  • Work safely - know, understand, and follow all safety rules
  • Load and unload log trucks
  • Stack logs in the wet yard
  • Clean up equipment daily


  • At least 1 year of experience operating a knuckle boom or similar heavy equipment
  • Knowledge of hardwood species is preferred
  • Enthusiasm for being part of a team and working in a team oriented environment
  • Self-motivated, resourceful, and willing to take initiative
  • Ability to cross-train on different loading jobs
  • Ability to make decisions quickly utilizing hand eye hand foot coordination
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with body, arms, and/or legs
  • Ability to sit for extended periods, climb up and down from cab heights, and work effectively in extreme outdoor climate(s) - cold, heat, rain, fog


  • 401(k) Retirement Plan and Employer Match
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Employer Paid Group Life/AD&D
  • Employer Paid Short-Term Disability
  • Voluntary Long-Term Disability
  • Voluntary Life/AD&D
  • Voluntary Accident
  • Voluntary Cancer
  • Voluntary Critical Illness
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Account

*Pre-employment drug screen and background check required

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • 72 Co Rd 1527, Bay Springs, MS 39422, USA