Missoula Job Service Featured Jobs | Week of May 23

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Are you in the market for a new job? Missoula Job Service has more than 1,100 open jobs! Here are a few:

Wildland firefighters are needed immediately to man Type 3, 4, and Type 6 engines, weed wash station, air-ops trailer, and mobile fill station. Applicants must have current training certificates and reliable transportation to the pick-up point. Pay varies, depending on qualifications and position. Firefighters must be ready to go to work on short notice. Employer is hiring as soon as possible so specific training can be completed. For more information, call (406) 728-7060 or email us at missoulajsc@mt.gov and ask about job #10188657.

The same employer is looking for engine bosses to man Type 6 engines. Applicants must have all credentials on paper, including 2016 standards refresher and pack test. Pay begins when truck is dispatched to fire and ends when you return and park truck in driveway. Pay is $350 per day. This is job #10188659.

Also needed is a fuel truck driver with a current Class B CDL with tanker and hazardous materials endorsements, current DOT medical card, and 2016 standards of survival training (RT-130, 8 hours). This job requires the ability to lift 75 pounds. This position dispenses fuel from fuel truck to various trucks and equipment, keeps the fuel truck full – either calling for refueling or driving to refuel, and is responsible for detailed paperwork and extensive paper logs. Must have legible handwriting. Wage is $175 to $350 per day. This is job #10188662.

Finally, a water tender truck operator is needed with a current CDL with tanker endorsement and DOT medical exam, FFT2 credentials, and 2016 standards of survival, or the ability to get these. The operator drives the truck/sprayer to fill firefighting engines, sprays roads for dust abatement, and distributes potable water to fire camps. Pay is $175 – $350 per day. This is job #10188664.

A junior recreation facilitator must be motivated, energetic, and mature to work with youth outside during the summer. Previous experience working with youth is required. Applicants must have or be able to obtain child and adult CPR certification and First Aid before beginning work with children. This position facilitates comprehensive recreational youth camp programs for children ages 3-12. Pay is $8.25 per hour. Work begins June 10 and continues through August 26. Ask about job #10205281.

jobs hire me featuredA machine maintenance worker is needed to conduct routine and as-needed work on washers and dryers at a laundry facility. Applicants must have strong mechanical abilities, a valid driver’s license, and reliable transportation, along with basic customer service skills. This employee will work about 15 hours per week on a flexible schedule. Pay depends on experience and ability. More hours are available for applicants who are willing to work as a laundry worker, also. This is job #10187072.

A welder is needed to provide both TIG and MIG welding with an emphasis on horizontal and vertical welds on thin wall aluminum and chromoly tubing. Position includes potential jig research and development with the fabrication manager, as well as finalization and maintenance of production jibs. Some bending, coping, and prepping of materials for production is included and requires working with manufacturing equipment that includes a lathing mill, drill press, and bending and coping machinery. Work is Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wage is $13.50 to $14 per hour for job #10204850.

A Missoula lawn care company needs mow crew members. They must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and experience working on a mowing crew. Hours are on weekdays and some Saturdays. Salary is $9 to $11.50 per hour, depending on experience. Ask about job #10203974.

Hotel housekeepers are needed to work part-time to full-time. Experience is preferred. Applicants need good customer service skills, attention to detail, ability to work well with others and independently, and must be able to work weekends. Duties include cleaning rooms, making beds, vacuuming, dusting, washing windows and mirrors, cleaning and sanitizing bathrooms, and stocking supplies.  Wage is $8.25 per hour for job #10195010.

A professional office seeks a friendly and professional weekend administrative support person to answer phones, greet guests, and enter data. Applicants must have exceptional attention to detail and excellent communication and computer skills. Prior office and customer service experience is preferred. This job is approximately 15 hours per week at $10 per hour. It is job #10198770.

There is immediate need for full-time and part-time cleaning staff to clean commercial buildings. Training is available for good candidates. Duties include emptying trash, dusting, sweeping, mopping, and floor refinishing. Applicants must have reliable transportation and must be able to work all days of the week. Wage is $10 to $12 per hour, depending on experience, for job #10202125.

Cashiers work full-time at a convenience store. Qualifications include a high-school diploma or equivalent and related experience, or a combination of education and experience. Applicants must be able to work with customers and co-workers and be able to work all shifts, weekends and nights. On-the-job training is provided. Duties include cash handling and accounting, stocking, pricing, rotating and displaying merchandise, cleaning and maintenance inside and outside the store, store safety, and deli food sales and cooking. This job requires the ability to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally and to remain in a walk-in freezer for an hour. It pays $9 per hour. Ask about job #10203913.

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