Municipality of Anchorage - Alaska

Open to the general public and any current Municipal employee.

This position is represented by the International Union of Operating Engineers - Local 302 and is subject to the provisions of the current agreement between the Municipality of Anchorage and the International Union of Operating Engineers - Local 302.

DEPARTMENT: Merrill Field Airport
HOURS OF WORK: 4/10's shift may varies; Saturday through Tuesday 6:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Airport Maintenance Shop 835 Merrill Field Drive
Example of Duties: Operates a variety of light, medium and heavy equipment, heavy construction involving complex manipulative skills. Perform basic maintenance duties including upkeep on airport equipment and grounds landscaping, perform rough carpentry work and light concrete and asphalt work. Learn and utilize maintenance skills to perform a wide variety of maintenance tasks including heavy manual labor and semi-skilled work. Occasionally perform unskilled labor tasks. Perform maintenance, diagnostic and repair on electronic gate controls utilizing LAN and wireless computer applications. This position receive work assignment in broad outline and is expected to use own judgment in proper method of doing the work. Periodically supervises field operations. Perform other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications / Substitutions / Preferences:
High school diploma, GED, or equivalent and two (2) years experience in operating equipment such as graders, front end loaders, snow blowers, runway broom, sweepers, light/medium trucks, and steam cleaners. Physically capable of performing heavy work, often under adverse weather conditions.

Must possess a valid State of Alaska Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with tanker endorsement, no airbrake restrictions at time of hire. Applicants with a restriction of "L-Vehicles Without Air Brake Systems Only" are not eligible.

Additional Important Information:
The Municipality of Anchorage participates in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security E-verify Program. For more information, please go to E-Verify® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

As a condition of employment, the person selected will be required to successfully complete a drug test prior to beginning work and will be subject to future periodic drug and alcohol tests on a random basis without advance notice.

If selected for hire, appointment in this position will be conditional based upon the satisfactory review and completion of the Previous Employer Alcohol & Drug Test Information Forms. Names, addresses, and phone numbers for positions that required Department of Transportation testing for the last two years will be required in compliance with § 40.25 and § 382.405(f) and (h).

If selected for hire, appointment in this position will be conditional based upon the submission of a current copy of the applicant's State of Alaska Class B Commercial driver's license (CDL) with tanker endorsement, no airbrake or transmission restrictions and a current (dated within 30 days from date requested) copy of his/her Department of Motor Vehicle driving record, including a driving record from previous states if the Alaska driver's license was first issued within one year prior to application, documenting an acceptable driving history. The processing fee(s) are the responsibility of the selected applicant.

For information on acceptable driving history, please refer to the MOA Driving Conviction Guidelines.

All required certifications and licenses must remain current for the duration of employment.

If selected for hire, the appointment in this position will be conditional based upon a satisfactory Municipal Employment Office conducted background check. A background check encompasses criminal history, verifying education, and verifying dates of employment.

Veterans who wish to be considered for interview preference as allowed in the Personnel Rules 3.30.031 D must attach a copy of their DD Form 214 or NGB22 to the application. The DD Form 214 or NGB22 must show an honorable discharge. The minimum qualifications of the position must be met for preference consideration.

The Municipality of Anchorage is an employer of National Service. Please be sure to include any volunteer work with AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, or other national service programs on your application in the work history portion.

Application Process: Once an applicant clicks the "Apply" link underneath the header section of a vacancy announcement, they will be directed to the website to log into their existing account (or to create an account) of their application profile. Applicants will create or review their profile, make any updates necessary, and submit their application from their personal account. Note: The GovernmentJobs website and applicant's profile accounts are not administered by the Municipality of Anchorage. For technical assistance or customer service regarding an account profile, applicants may contact the GovernmentJobs customer support line at 1-855-524-5627.

For general questions regarding Municipal vacancy announcements or the employment process with the Municipality of Anchorage, applicants may contact the Human Resources Department at (907) 343-4447 during regular business hours of Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Alaska Standard Time.

The MOA is an EO and AA employer and complies with Title I of the ADA.

For information regarding requests for reasonable accommodations related to employment under the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Municipality of Anchorage ADA Coordinator at (907) 343-4571.