Tree marker - Salary and Career
Extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species

Tree marker - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They extract wood, identifying extraction areas, felling mapped trees, classifying logs according to diameter and length and separating wood according to its use. They reforest areas, collecting seeds from trees and buds for cloning and planting tree seedlings. They would inventory forests, identify species, monitor tree growth and raise wood potential in renewable and native forests. They carry out measurements by coding felled trees. They transport trees, logs and short logs and condition soil for planting. They work following safety, hygiene and environmental protection standards.

How much does an Tree marker earn

A Tree marker earns between $1.100 and $2.097 per month, with an average monthly salary of $1.278 and a median salary of $1.212 according to an salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 1.115 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Tree marker

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 1.278 15.341 320 6
1º Quartile 1.100 13.202 275 5
Median Salary 1.212 14.544 303 6
3º Quartile 1.599 19.188 400 7
Higher Salary 2.097 25.160 524 10

Professional job categories

  • Agricultural, forestry and fisheries workers
    • fishermen and forestry extractors
      • forest extractives
        • extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species

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Main workplaces

Extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species they work in companies that extract and process wood and its derivatives as employees with a formal contract. They are organized as a team, as permanent supervision, during the day and in the open. All are subject to climate variation and the chainsaw operator works in an uncomfortable position and exposed to intense noise.

What does it take to work in the field of Extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species

For the exercise of these occupations, the fourth grade of elementary school and a basic professional qualification course of around two hundred class hours are required (except for forest extraction workers, who do not need a qualification course). The full performance of activities takes between one and two years of professional experience.

Functions and activities of Tree marker

Extractivists and reforesters of wood-producing species must:

  • employing safety measures;
  • reforest areas;
  • condition soil for planting;
  • take measurements;
  • employ safety measures;
  • conditioning soil for planting;
  • perform measurements;
  • extracting wood;
  • lock wood;
  • employ security measures;
  • extract wood;
  • extract timber;
  • inventory forests;
  • transport trees, logs and logs;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • employ safety measures;

  • Activities

    • mark land;
    • locate sampling plots;
    • annotate collected measurements;
    • check the slope of trees;
    • observe wind direction;
    • spray pesticides on seedlings;
    • indicate tree felling areas with warning signs;
    • pick up buds for cloning;
    • separate wooden rollers;
    • classify logs according to diameter and length;
    • putting out forest fires;
    • show courage;
    • mark cut points on trees;
    • adjust equipment;
    • cube logs and logs;
    • package logs and logs;
    • weeding weeds;
    • unload trees, logs and logs onto trucks, ferries, wagons and rafts ;
    • send samples for laboratory analysis;
    • chop mapped trees;
    • collect soil samples;
    • clean up logs and logs;
    • weed weed;
    • observe the presence of hooks in logs;
    • measure slope and slope;
    • replant seedlings in unplanted holes;
    • check terrain topography;
    • describe tree characteristics;
    • align terrain;
    • tie steel cables to piles and logs;
    • identify tree species;
    • apply herbicides in competitive weeds and weeds;
    • select thick, medium and thin trees;
    • grade ground;
    • clean up planting area;
    • line up remnants of branches between rows;
    • flag selected trees;
    • attending to details;
    • train co-workers;
    • raise wood potential in renewable and native forests;
    • load trees, logs and logs on trucks, ferries, wagons and rafts ;
    • line up branch remnants between rows;
    • pick seeds from trees;
    • monitor tree growth;
    • sharpening sickle and hatchet;
    • report occurrences of fires, pests, deforestation and bad weather;
    • underground terrain;
    • storage logs and logs;
    • measure piles of trees, logs and logs washed;
    • sharpen chainsaw chain;
    • lighten plantations;
    • fertilize planted seedlings;
    • cutting trees into logs;
    • adjust measurement scale according to terrain topography;
    • demonstrate quantitative reasoning;
    • check measurements;
    • choose species and seed quality;
    • separate wood according to use;
    • sharpen plantations;
    • plant tree seedlings;
    • detect accident risks;
    • covear land;
    • identify extraction areas;
    • select dominant trees;
    • check distances between teams in extraction areas;
    • measure cap (chest height) of trees;
    • transfer logs and logs from field to road;
    • attend to details;
    • clearing native vegetation;
    • cube felled trees;
    • measure tree diameter and height;
    • work as a team;
    • demonstrate a sense of direction;
    • distributing ant killers in soil;
    • demonstrate sense of direction;
    • record peer training;
    • examine topographical plan;
    • demarcate sampling plots in topographic plan;
    • check species, age and origin of renewable trees;
    • measure dap (diameter of chest height) of trees;
    • save equipment;
    • fertilize soil;
    • check the appearance of pests and anthills;
    • measure installments;
    • find anthills;
    • delimbing trees;
    • check volume and wood stocks;
    • debarking logs;
    • prove physical endurance;
    • stack trees, logs and logs;

    Sectors that hire Tree marker the most in the job market

    • terrain preparation, cultivation and harvesting service
    • agricultural machinery and equipment rental without operator
    • sawmills with wood splitting
    • support activities for forestry production
    • production of seedlings and other forms of plant propagation, certified
    • timbering in planted forests
    • charcoal production - planted forests
    • manufacture of miscellaneous wooden artifacts
    • breeding cattle for beef
    • charcoal production - native forests

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