Forwarder operator

A forwarder operator is a skilled worker who performs work related to forest and timber harvesting, regarding natural conditions and the principles of sustainable forest management. ​

A forwarder operator is responsible for timber transporting and stack building in a storage site with a forwarder (a machine with a hydraulic manipulator for timber transport). ​

He evaluates the quality of the timber assortment and keeps records of the quantities of timber.​