BLM is seeking a dynamic and energetic individual to join the team to work in the warehouse at Alaska Fire Service
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The BLM manages more land - 245 million surface acres - than any other Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western States, including Alaska. The BLM, with a budget of about $1 billion, also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's multiple-use mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.
This position is part of the BLM Alaska, Bureau of Land Management in Fairbanks, Alaska. Information about locations within Alaska can be found at: https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/dcra/DCRAExternal/
This is a seasonal appointment; you will be in a pay status for at least 3 months, but less than 6 months a year. When work or funds are not available you will be placed in non-pay status.
This announcement is being advertised concurrently under BLMAK-18-10077225-JE for current and former federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.
As the Materials Handler (DE), you will:
- Receive, store, and ship bin and bulk supplies, materials and equipment.
- Store, stack, and palletize items considering use, size, shape, weight, quantity, spoilage, pilferage, contamination and safety to others.
- Conduct inventory of stock on hand and report reasons for overage, shortages and misplacements. Use computers to complete tasks.
- Select designated items from storage and assemble for shipment. Assure that items are properly marked, tagged and labeled and in properly marked containers.
- Use hand tools and basic power tools. Move stock by hand and equipment such as: pallet jack, powered hand truck, hand ruck, and dollies. Operate forklift capable of lifting loads up to 5 tons. Operate motor vehicles.
For information on the duties of this position contact the supervisor, Jayson Brockmeyer, at (907) 356-5750.
Occasional travel - This position requires travel by scheduled or chartered aircraft or ground vehicles to various destinations in the western U.S. for incident assignments lasting up to 14 days.