Job Opening

Job Added07/08/2020
Job TitleFuel Distribution Operator II
EmployerChoctaw Defense Services
Job LocationKodiak
Wage & Benefits$41.12/hr. & Benefits
Job DetailsJob Summary:  Facilitates fuel transfers, maintenance, testing and inspection of various fuels, fuel system components and is a member of the spill response team.

Primary Duties: Participates in fuel transfers to and from vessels, including handling lines for ships, connecting hoses and safety lines, operating flow control valves. and recording operational data related to the transfers; inspects fuel receiving, storage and distribution facilities to detect and correct leakage, corrosion, faulty fittings and malfunction of mechanical units, and gauges; inspects electrical wiring, switches and controls for safe operating condition, grounding and adjustment; remove and install equipment such as filters; maintain records of inspections; required to perform Quality Control fuel testing of all fuels; preform duties occasionally after hours and weekends to perform ship fueling and fuel barge offloads.

Educations, Experience, Skills: High school education or G.E.D. equivalent ; must be able to communicate clearly (oral and written) in English language; valid Alaska class B commercial drivers license with Tanker/Hazmat endorsement; must have one year operation of POL fuel storage and distribution systems of similar operation; certified in confined space (entry, attendant and supervisor); must be qualified to wear a respirator IAW 29 CFR 1910.134; must maintain 40 hour HAZWOPER certification with 8 hour refresher; must be familiar with applicable RCRA requirements; familiarity with Microsoft Office applications; must have the ability to follow directions.

Preferred: Trained and certified as a “Ship Yard Competent Person”; completed a certified course in Fuel Quality Control Procedures, similar to the 117-hour Air Force fuels quality control Journeyman course; state of Alaska Painters card.

A complete job description are available in the Anchorage dispatch office. Applicants must be registered with the Union, have a current resume on file in the Anchorage dispatch office, that reflects the qualifications required by the Employer, to be referred for this position. Applicants who don’t reside in Kodiak, must re-locate if hired.