Missoula Job Service Featured Jobs of the Week | April 22

Editor’s note: Make It Missoula is collaborating with the Missoula Job Service to help people find local jobs so that they can move home to Missoula or continue to call Missoula home.

We regularly posting both job listings and job hunting and interview advice. Be sure to watch the Make It Missoula Facebook page for new job listing announcements.


A local bio-based renewable chemical company is seeking Laboratory Technicians to work under close supervision performing routine, repetitive tasks in support of chemistry lab researchers. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a science related field such as chemistry, biochemistry, biology or chemical engineering. Applicants must have one year of experience in chemistry classroom laboratories. The employer prefers that applicants possess knowledge of lab safety, chemical safety and industrial hygiene. The Lab Technician will clean and sterilize equipment, organize and prepare lab work areas for tests and analyses, and maintain detailed records. This is a full time position offering 40 hours per week with a Monday through Friday schedule. The employer pays from $10.00 to $12.00 per hour, and offers full benefits, including health, dental, vacation, sick and holidays. For more information, call us at (406) 728-7060 or email us at missoulajsc@mt.gov and ask about job #2984051.

A Missoula area employer needs a Montana Licensed Journeyman Electrician. Applicants must have obtained journeyman-level experience as the job entails working on a large commercial project. The Electrician will work with commercial construction wiring, following wiring diagrams. The job requires experience with electrical conduit bending and romex wiring. In addition, applicants must have a valid driver’s license and an insurable driving record. This is a full-time, permanent position. Work days will be Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The wage is $26.00 per hour. For more information, call us at (406) 728-7060 or email us at missoulajsc@mt.gov and ask about job # 2983835.

A forestry company with a base in Missoula is seeking seasonal Wildland Fire Fighters for their 2013 crews. The employer is seeking those who want to be part of a great team, test their limits and make some money. Applicants must demonstrate fitness capacity, as this is physically demanding and occasionally hazardous work. In addition, prospective employees must attend and pass a five day training course. As a Wildland Fire Fighter, you must be able to hike with weights averaging 45 pounds across steep and rugged terrain. The job entails travel throughout the United States and the ability to be away from home for extended periods of time. If applicants have a current red card, a refresher course will be offered.  The successful candidates will be fighting forest and range fires across the United States. The Fire Fighter will work varied hours and shifts depending on the need during fire season. Those with no experience start at $11.16 per hour. Those with experience will discuss pay with employer. This position closes on May 10, 2013. For more information, call us at (406) 728-7060 or email us at missoulajsc@mt.gov and ask about job #2984058.

A local engineering firm seeks an engineering or computer aided design technician for full time employment. The company is looking for energetic, talented individuals that learn quickly and have a passion for engineering. Qualified individuals must have a minimum of one year computer aided design certification or a two year Associate’s Degree or four years of progressive experience in Auto CAD. Experience and training in Revit is preferred as well. The salary is from $15.00 to $18.00 per hour, depending on qualifications. The Technician will draft using current AutoCAD and/or Revit platforms. She or he will work closely with structural engineers to produce construction documents and back check project information according to CAD standards. This position offers typical Monday through Friday standard business hours. The employer offers full health and dental coverage as well as a competitive benefit package. For more information, call us at (406) 728-7060 or email us at missoulajsc@mt.gov and ask about job # 2984062.


Looking for a job in Missoula? Be sure to check out our Missoula Job Listings.  Be sure you “LIKE” the Missoula Job Service Facebook Page for daily post on job opening. You’ll also find Missoula-area information on Job Hunting ResourcesJob Hunting TipsJob Interview Tips, tips for writing Cover Letters and Resumes.