Log Haul Chain Feeder

Roll logs from railroad cars onto moving log-haul chains.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$20,000 – $48,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Log Haul Chain Feeders do?

Rolls logs from railroad cars onto moving log-haul chain: Cuts wires and stakes that bind load to car. Breaks jam of logs on car and rolls them one by one on log-haul chain. Cleans log haul and car.

Should I be a Log Haul Chain Feeder?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Chain Hooker, Chain Tender, Jacker Feeder, Log Hauler

    How to become a Log Haul Chain Feeder

    Log Haul Chain Feeders generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Log Haul Chain Feeder-related education!
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