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Municipality of Anchorage

This is a Full-time position in Anchorage, AK posted June 28, 2021.

Job InformationOpen to the general public and any current Municipal Employee.This offer of employment is subject to the provisions of the current agreement between the Municipality of Anchorage and the International Union of Operating Engineers – Local 302.DEPARTMENT: Solid Waste Services (SWS)HOURS OF WORK: Hours Vary; Monday through Saturday between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.LOCATION: Central Transfer Station: 1111 East 56th Avenue and Anchorage Regional Landfill: 15500 East Eagle River Loop RoadThis is Seasonal Full-Time position and will last approximately six (6) months after the date of hire.Example of DutiesPerform traffic control at the Central Transfer Station and/or Anchorage Regional Landfill. Guide vehicles leaving the scales from backing onto the tipping floor and blocking equipment movement. Provide grounds maintenance such as litter cleanup and light facility maintenance at both the Central Transfer Station and Anchorage Regional Landfill. Perform other related duties as assigned.Minimum Qualifications / Substitutions / PreferencesHigh school diploma, GED, or equivalent and must be at least 18 years of age at time of application.Must possess a valid State of Alaska driver’s license at the time of hire.Preferences:* Experience performing general labor activities in inclement weather.Additional Important InformationPreference will be given to returning Seasonal Employees who are eligible for Recall. Recalled Seasonal Employees who are successful in the screening process will be forwarded to the department for consideration prior to any other applicants.If selected for hire, the applicant must be able to lift/carry items weighing up to and more than fifty (50) pounds and work in inclement weather.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.If selected for hire, appointment in this position will be conditional based upon the submission of a current copy of the applicant’s Alaska driver’s license 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 Alaskan 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.Military Service Interview Preference:Veterans or who wish to be considered for interview preference as permitted in Municipal Personnel Rules 3.30.031 D must attach to the application a copy of their DD Form 214, DD Form 256, NGB Form 22, or a letter from the US Department of Veterans Affairs recognizing the person as a veteran. The attached documentation must show an honorable discharge or general (under honorable conditions) discharge. The minimum qualifications of the position must be met for preference consideration.Individuals currently serving as a member in good standing in the National Guard or the organized military reserves who wish to be considered for interview preference as permitted in Municipal Personnel Rules 3.30.031 D must attach proof of current service to the application. Proof of current service can be shown by submission of a statement of service which, at a minimum, shows full name, date of birth, Social Security Number, date service began, branch of service, rank, name of command providing the information, and unit of assignment. The statement of service must be on a form or letterhead of the individual’s command organization and show the name, signature, title and contact information for the signer providing the statement of service. 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.Health and retirement benefits for eligible Operating Engineers, Local 302 members are provided by the Operating Engineers Trust. Please contact the administrative offices of the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 302 or visit order to be considered, applicants must provide accurate and complete education and work history information in its entirety. The referenced information listed on the online application will be used to determine the applicant’s qualifications toward meeting the minimum requirements for the position (e.g., if you list that you have 6 years of experience in a certain field, that experience must be easily identifiable on the ‘Work Experience’ section of your application).Attaching a resume is not an alternative to filling out the application in its entirety. Noting “see resume” or any similar comment on any portion of your application may lead to you being disqualified for the position.If the experience you reference in the below questions is not clearly included and described in your Work History section, your application will be considered not qualified for this position and you may be removed from consideration.Do you understand, in order to be considered for this position, accurate and complete education and work history information must be provided?* Yes* No02Which of the following best describes your level of education?* None / Less than High School* High School Diploma / GED / Equivalent* Associate’s Degree* Bachelor’s Degree* Master’s Degree or higher03Are you at least 18 years of age?* Yes* No04Do you currently possess a valid State of Alaska driver’s license or can obtain one at time of hire?* Yes* No05How many years of experience do you have in performing general labor in outdoor weather?* Less than 1 year* 1 year to less than 2 years* 2 years to less than 3 years* 3 years to less than 4 years* 4 years to less than 5 years* 5 years or more06Describe the experience you referenced for the above question and indicate which position(s) in your application’s Work History support your response. Noting “see resume”, “N/A”, or a similar comment may result in you being removed from consideration for this position.Required QuestionAgency Municipality of AnchorageAddress 632 W 6th Avenue, Suite 605Anchorage, Alaska, 99501Phone (907) 343-4447Website