Job Opening

Job Added05/21/2021
Job TitleLaborer
EmployerChoctaw Defense Services
Job LocationKodiak
Wage & Benefits$22.03/hr. & Benefits
Job DetailsJob Summary: performs tasks that require mainly physical abilities and effort involving little or no specialized skill or prior work experience.

Primary Tasks: Loads and unloads trucks, and other conveyances; moves supplies and materials to the proper location by wheelbarrow or hand truck; stacks materials for storage or binning; collects refuse and salvageable materials; digs fill and tamp earth excavations; levels ground using a pick, shovel, and rake; shovels materials such as concrete or snow; cleans culverts, ditches, sidewalks, streets, and buildings; cuts and trims grass, trees, shrubs, and brush; operates power lawnmowers, equipment, and vacuums; moves and arranges pieces of heavy office and household furniture, equipment, and appliances; moves and arranges pieces of automotive, medical, engineering and other types of machinery and equipment; spreads materials such as sand or salt on icy walkways and roads; Cleans moss debris from roofs and rain gutters; performs paint prep work such as removing doors and trim, sanding, staining, painting to include labeling for reinstallation.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

MINIMUM: High school diploma or equivalent; must possess a valid Driver’s License; ability to obtain a favorable National Agency Background Check (T1); previous experience using extension ladders; previous experience using lawn equipment; capability to understand Maintenance trade practices and follow safety and health standards; attention to detail, ability to follow directions; ability to work independently and as part of a team; must be able to communicate clearly (oral and written) in the English language; ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. and team lift 75 lbs. or more.

PREFERRED: Previous experience of (1) year or more in a like or similar position; previous experience using extension ladders; previous experience using lawn equipment.

Other Requirements: Must be able to complete a criminal record background check; must be able to drive a company vehicle and be insured; must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance if necessary; must comply with all company policies; complete fall protection training prior to using extension ladders.

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