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Laborer

Employer: Goodfellow AFB

Posted: April 04, 2013

Qualifications/Duties

DESCRIPTION OF WORK:   The purpose of this position is to perform manual labor tasks involving the use of common hand tools and simple power equipment.  Loads, unloads, moves, and stacks material such as heavy boxes and bulky items, by hand, hand-truck, or dollies. Opens crates and boxes using crowbars, and cuts bands using shears.  Places items where directed.  Operates hand tools and simple power equipment such as hand lawnmowers, walking-type power mowers, hand-saws, hatchets, and clippers to perform tasks such as mowing lawns, clearing small trees and bushes, and removing snow. May use a shovel or dig ditches and trenches where soil is not compacted and grading and sloping is not required, or to fill holes, level bumps and low places, or remove coal, ash, snow, dirt, etc. Performs a variety of manual tasks such as moving, arranging, collecting, and cleaning equipment and materials. Moves and arranges furniture, as directed. May collect and empty garbage cans, burn garbage and trash, and wash and wax cars and trucks by hand or using a powered buffer.  Performs other related duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:  

NA-01:  Must have manual ability to operate simple power equipment, such as powered push lawnmowers, leaf blowers, weed trimmers, low-pressure sprayers and basic hand tools such as hand-saws, hatchets, clippers.  Must be able to read and follow simple signs and specific written and/or oral instructions involving duties with several distinct tasks or steps. Physically able to frequently lift and carry objects weighing up to 40 pounds and be able to occasionally lift and carry objects weighing up to 70 pounds. Able to actively bend, stoop, stand, reach, and work in awkward positions.  Must be able to satisfactorily complete a pre-employment physical. Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to obtain a government motor  vehicle operator’s license.  This is a drug testing designated position.  The incumbent is subject to random testing for drug use.  Must be able to satisfactorily complete a Local File Check and a National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI).

NA-02:  Must have manual skill and knowledge to operate simple power equipment, such as powered push lawnmowers, leaf blowers, weed trimmers and low-pressure sprayer.  Knowledge of basic hand tools such as hand-saws, hatchets, clippers.  Must be able to read and follow simple signs and specific written and/or oral instructions involving duties with several distinct tasks or steps. Physically able to frequently lift and carry objects weighing up to 40 pounds and be able to occasionally lift and carry objects weighing up to 70 pounds. Able to actively bend, stoop, stand, reach, and work in awkward positions. Must be able to satisfactorily complete a pre-employment physical. Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to obtain a government motor  vehicle operator’s license.  This is a drug testing designated position.  The incumbent is subject to random testing for drug use.  Must be able to satisfactorily complete a Local File Check and a National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI).

 

Days/Times

5 days a week, including weekends, 20 hours guareenteed

Salary

$7.65 per hour 

Contact

Apply online at http://www.nafjobs.org

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