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Current Employment Opportunities:

Heavy Haul Driver – Alaska

Date Posted: 01/18/2018
Location: Anchorage, AK
Minimum Salary: DOE
Maximum Salary: DOE
Type of Job: Full Time
Benefits: To be discussed

Job Description:

Summary:

Responsible to drive and haul equipment of extreme weight to specified job site. Operate and control equipment to facilitate the movement of job equipment to and from hauling truck.

Essential Functions:

  • Load and unload various construction equipment from or to delivery truck.
  • Monitor and secure all equipment and supplies while loading, unloading and en-route.
  • Obtain permits for oversize loads.
  • Drive / transport equipment, supplies and materials to and from job sites.
  • Maintain driving log book when needed.

 

Other Tasks:

  • Performs other related duties, as assigned.
  • Assist other shop and operations staff as requested.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities: None.

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function and preferably able to perform other tasks satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

Education and/or Experience:

Minimum: Familiarity with driving industrial trucks and various construction equipment. Familiarity hauling extreme weight. One year of job related experience. Must possess a valid Class A commercial driver license.

Preferred: Two years vocational training in trucking or equivalent work experience.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of load permits and state and federal truck driving regulations.
  • Knowledge of and ability to safely secure loads for transport.
  • Some knowledge of first aid and applicable safety precautions.
  • Ability to assess and record written data and information.
  • Ability to communicate information in writing so others will understand.
  • Ability to effectively understand and communicate verbally with others.
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision.
  • Ability to ensure that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed.
  • Ability to perform a variety of tasks involving strenuous manual labor.
  • Ability to meet delivery schedule with dependability and consistency.
  • Ability to operate a commercial truck.
  • Ability to drive construction equipment for axle loading and unloading purposes.

Physical Requirements

Ability to frequently lift and move up to 100lbs and climb on and off loads. Ability to sit and drive for long periods.

Working Conditions

Work is performed in the equipment yard and at project sites with moderate to loud noise levels. Much work time is spent on the road driving to and from pick up and delivery sites, including night driving.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

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Heavy Haul Driver – Washington

Date Posted: 01/18/2018
Location: Sumner, WA
Minimum Salary: DOE
Maximum Salary: DOE
Type of Job: Full Time
Benefits: To be discussed

Job Description:

Summary:

Responsible to drive and haul equipment of extreme weight to specified job site. Operate and control equipment to facilitate the movement of job equipment to and from hauling truck.

Essential Functions:

  • Load and unload various construction equipment from or to delivery truck.
  • Monitor and secure all equipment and supplies while loading, unloading and en-route.
  • Obtain permits for oversize loads.
  • Drive / transport equipment, supplies and materials to and from job sites.
  • Maintain driving log book when needed.

 

Other Tasks:

  • Performs other related duties, as assigned.
  • Assist other shop and operations staff as requested.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities: None.

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function and preferably able to perform other tasks satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

Education and/or Experience:

Minimum: Familiarity with driving industrial trucks and various construction equipment. Familiarity hauling extreme weight. One year of job related experience. Must possess a valid Class A commercial driver license.

Preferred: Two years vocational training in trucking or equivalent work experience.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of load permits and state and federal truck driving regulations.
  • Knowledge of and ability to safely secure loads for transport.
  • Some knowledge of first aid and applicable safety precautions.
  • Ability to assess and record written data and information.
  • Ability to communicate information in writing so others will understand.
  • Ability to effectively understand and communicate verbally with others.
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision.
  • Ability to ensure that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed.
  • Ability to perform a variety of tasks involving strenuous manual labor.
  • Ability to meet delivery schedule with dependability and consistency.
  • Ability to operate a commercial truck.
  • Ability to drive construction equipment for axle loading and unloading purposes.

Physical Requirements

Ability to frequently lift and move up to 100lbs and climb on and off loads. Ability to sit and drive for long periods.

Working Conditions

Work is performed in the equipment yard and at project sites with moderate to loud noise levels. Much work time is spent on the road driving to and from pick up and delivery sites, including night driving.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

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Shop Foreman/ Mechanic

Date Posted: 01/26/2018
Location: Palmer, AK
Minimum Salary: DOE
Maximum Salary: DOE
Type of Job: Full Time
Benefits: To be discussed

Job Description:

Summary:

Responsible to supervise multiple shop personnel and repair, adjust, service and maintain equipment and machinery.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform daily yard inventory checks and report status to operations.
  • Inspect and evaluate incoming equipment and machines and determine malfunctions and defects.
  • Assemble, re-assemble and disassemble various equipment and machines.
  • Repair and replace damaged or worn parts.
  • Clean, lube and perform routine maintenance on equipment.
  • Maintain routine equipment maintenance schedule.
  • Make adjustments and repairs to equipment and machines, testing and ensuring operating efficiency.
  • Maintain service files of all equipment and machine repairs, services, adjustments and work performed.
  • Pick up/deliver necessary supplies, materials and equipment as needed.
  • Price shop parts, and maintain a working relationship with vendors.

Other Tasks:

  • Load and unload various equipment and machines from or to delivery truck.
  • Performs other related duties, as assigned.
  • Assist other shop and operations staff as requested.

Supervisory Responsibilities: None.

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function and preferably able to perform other tasks satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

Education and/or Experience:

Minimum: Familiarity with repair and maintenance of construction equipment, machinery and tools. Two year of job related experience. Must possess a valid state driver license.

Preferred: Two years vocational training in construction maintenance or equivalent work experience.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of and ability to use various construction equipment and tools.
  • Ability to read and follow assembly and instruction manuals.
  • Knowledge of and ability to read blueprints and schematics.
  • Knowledge of and ability repair equipment and follow related procedures.
  • Ability to assess and troubleshoot equipment failure.
  • Knowledge of and ability to apply first aid and applicable safety precautions.
  • Ability to see and record written data and information.
  • Ability to communicate information in writing so others will understand.
  • Ability to effectively understand and communicate verbally with others.
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to ensure that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed.
  • Ability to perform a variety of tasks involving strenuous manual labor.
  • Ability to meet equipment schedule with dependability and consistency.
  • Ability to wear protective clothing.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to frequently lift and move up to 100lbs. Ability to push and pull up to 100lbs. Ability to consistently handle and work with equipment parts and tools. Ability to work in frequent and repetitive movement throughout the day (walking, stooping, crouching, kneeling, etc.). Ability to work in adverse weather conditions.

Working Conditions:

Work is performed in a shop and equipment yard environment with moderate to loud noise levels.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

 

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Fairbanks Operations Manager/Dispatcher

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary/Objective  The transportation operations manager is responsible for processing sale orders, dispatching drivers, safely operating lifting and moving equipment, providing quality and quantity control of staged materials, loading operations, and the efficient scheduling and routing of freight. The position coordinates all shipping and receiving through the Fairbanks terminal. This position is accountable for clear, timely communication and paperwork during the “full cycle” of the process (from sales request, in transit, and delivery).

Essential Functions

  • Plans, coordinates and supervises the administration process of receiving sales orders and the conversion into picking orders.
  • Dispatching drivers for pick-up and delivery.
  • Plans delivery by organizing truck loads and routing schedules.
  • Coordinates staging of freight.
  • Oversees the preparation of delivery documents and bill of ladings for drivers.
  • Coordinates which pieces of equipment (Trucks, Trailers, etc.) needs servicing.
  • Responsible for permitting and routing of oversize and overweight loads.
  • Perform daily yard inventory checks and report status to Palmer Operations.
  • Inspect and evaluate incoming equipment and machines and determine malfunctions and defects.
  • Maintain service files of all equipment and machine repairs, services, adjustments, and work performed.
  • Load and unload carious equipment and freight from or to delivery trucks.  

Competencies

  • Communication Proficiency.
  • Leadership.
  • Organizational Skills.
  • Problem Solving/Analysis.
  • Technical Capacity.
  • Time Management.

 

Supervisory Responsibility This position manages all employees of the Fairbanks department and is responsible for the performance management and hiring of the employees within that department.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time position. Hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 40 hours per week. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

Travel No travel is expected for this position.

Required Education and Experience

  • Familiarity with driving industrial trucks and various construction equipment.
  • Familiarity with hauling extreme weight.
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a transportation management position.
  • Two years in leadership role.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Six or more years of experience in material management type operation.
  • Three to five years of experience in a leadership role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics Management
  • Four years of experience in material management type operation.

 

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of load permits and state and federal truck driving regulations.
  • Knowledge of and ability to safely secure loads for transport.
  • Some knowledge of first aid and applicable safety precautions.
  • Ability to assess and record written data and information.
  • Ability to communicate information in writing so others will understand.
  • Ability to effectively understand and communicate verbally with others.
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision.
  • Ability to ensure that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed.
  • Ability to perform a variety of tasks involving strenuous manual labor.
  • Ability to meet delivery schedule with dependability and consistency.
  • Ability to operate a commercial truck.
  • Ability to drive construction equipment for axle loading and unloading purposes.

Physical Requirements

Ability to frequently lift and move up to 100lbs and climb on and off loads. Ability to sit and drive for long periods.

Working Conditions

Work is performed in the equipment yard and at project sites with moderate to loud noise levels. Much work time is spent on the road driving to and from pick-up and delivery sites, including night driving.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

 

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