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Timber Cutter Resume

William Fisher

923 Holden Street

San Diego, CA 92107



Job Objective To obtain the position of a Timber Cutter.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Highly experienced in felling trees, cutting logsand harvesting timber
  • Profound knowledge of procedures associated with skidding timber, trimming logs and splitting wooden blocks
  • Outstanding knowledge of clearing out timber cutting site and reseeding timber less area
  • Proficient in usingtruck booms, chainsaws, hooks, handsaws, shears, and clippers
  • Ability to deliver high qualityafter-sales service to all clients
  • Ability to clean, sharpen and repair timber-cutting tools

Professional Experience:

Timber Cutter

Forest Service, San Diego, CA

August 2012 – Present


  • Selected and marked timber areas to execute cutting jobs.
  • Assisted in felling of trees and pulling them out of woods.
  • Sawed, trimmed and split timber into proper log sizes.
  • Prepared and closed timber contracts with timber buyers, in a successful manner.
  • Operated, maintained and debugged bulldozer, skidder, saws and othertimber cutting machines.
  • Cleaned up timber-cutting site and assisted with reseeding of that area.

Timber Cutter

Rock Tenn Company, San Diego, CA

May 2009 – July 2012


  • Performed field inspection of selected trees for cutting and harvesting timber.
  • Cut trees, harvested timber and shipped logs to specified locations.
  • Split, stripped and resized wood blocks and tree logs, using axes.
  • Operated a variety of machines for sawing, splitting, shredding and chipping.
  • Pulled out stumps and collected tree debristo clean up the job site.
  • Determined and controlled direction of tree fall during felling process .


High School Diploma

Coronado High School, Colorado Springs, CO

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