Tanbark Laborer

Harvest tanbarks.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $48,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Tanbark Laborers do?

Harvests tanbark, performing any combination of following tasks: Cuts limbs from felled trees, using chain saw or ax. Cuts rings and slits in bark, and strips bark from tree, using spud or ax. Stacks bark in ricks, bark-side down.

Should I be a Tanbark Laborer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Leader: You're good at taking charge, giving directions, and inspiring other people.
  • Helpful: You always keep an eye out for what other people need.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Laborer, Tanbark, Tanbark Peeler

    How to become a Tanbark Laborer

    Most Tanbark Laborers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9ceaaa&chl=no+college+%2888%25%29|certificate+%284%25%29|associate%27s+%287%25%29|||doctorate+%281%25%29&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,88,88
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