Standard Occupational Classification

NOTE:

The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.

45-4021 Fallers

Use axes or chainsaws to fell trees using knowledge of tree characteristics and cutting techniques to control direction of fall and minimize tree damage.

Illustrative examples: Pulpwood Cutter, Timber Cutter, Lumberjack

Broad Occupation: 45-4020 Logging Workers
Minor Group: 45-4000 Forest, Conservation, and Logging Workers
Major Group: 45-0000 Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

List of SOC Major Groups
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010

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