Missoula Job Service Featured Jobs | Week of Jan 4

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An excavation leader supervises on commercial and residential construction sites. Applicants must have at least three years of excavation experience, including residential and heavy equipment operation experience. Pipe-laying skills are also required, along with experience running construction crews, leadership abilities, a current driver’s license, and the ability to pass a drug test. This employee will be provided a company truck. Work requires 10-hour days, five to six days per week. Wage is $17 to $22 per hour, depending on experience. For more information, call (406) 728-7060 or email us at missoulajsc@mt.gov and ask about job #10171728.

A youth case manager provides case management services to youth with serious emotional disturbances. Services are provided to assist these persons in gaining access to needed medical, social, educational, vocational, recreational, and other services as needed. Requirements include a knowledge of case management techniques and community resources, good oral and written communication skills, and the ability to form relationships with a diverse group of people. A bachelor’s degree in human services, social work, or a related field is required. A Montana driver’s license and clean driving record are essential. Work is weekdays, full-time. Pay is $13.75 per hour, plus full benefits, possibly going to $14.75 after six months of employment. This is job #10172262.

Jobs Hire Me FeaturedA local organization seeks lead wilderness field staff to provide for the general care and safety of at-risk youth and manage the treatment milieu and routine within a wilderness setting. This position is responsible for ensuring the physical and emotional safety of at-risk teenagers in a wilderness setting, maintaining the daily routine and structure of the wilderness program.  A bachelor’s degree is preferred. Wage is $10.50 per hour for job #10171998.

The same organization will hire wilderness field staff for the same kind of work. Wage is $9.40 per hour for job #10171999. Assistant wilderness field staff earn $8.25 per hour for job #10172000.

A Lolo business needs an experienced industrial sandblaster and painter. This employee is responsible for sandblasting and painting, with other duties in the shop including layout, cut, and drilling of materials. Requirements include at least a year of experience in industrial sandblasting and painting, a driver’s license, and ability to run a forklift. Employer does offer forklift certification. Work is weekdays; pay starts at $14 per hour and could be higher, depending on experience, for job #10169594.

The same business seeks an experienced welder. Duties include welding, dual shield wire for steel, and fabricating aluminum and stainless steel. This job requires five years of experience or four years if the applicant can pass certification and a pre-employment weld test for dual shield wire for steel. Work is full time on weekdays. Ask about job #10164825.

A housekeeper cleans the employer’s facility and completes laundry duties. This is a physically demanding job that requires lifting up to 50 pounds and working with cleaning products. Applicants must be able to pass a full background check and drug test. Work is 25 hours per week, with flexible days. Pay starts at $10 per hour or more, depending on experience and ability. This is job #10172343.


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