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Equipment Operator (Able to Obtain Public Trust)

Equipment/Technology Specialist

Equipment and Facilities Specialist


Oklahoma, United States

Work Where It Matters

Akima Support Operations (ASO), an Akima company, is not just another federal facilities contractor. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), our mission and purpose extend beyond our exciting federal projects as we support our shareholder communities in Alaska.

At ASO, the work you do every day makes a difference in the lives of our 15,000 Iñupiat shareholders, a group of Alaska natives from one of the most remote and harshest environments in the United States.

For our shareholders, ASO provides support and employment opportunities and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years.

For our government customers, ASO delivers comprehensive services for facilities, maintenance, and repair and critical services required to operate and sustain facilities and equipment of all sizes.

As an ASO employee, you will be surrounded by a challenging, yet supportive work environment that is committed to innovation and diversity, two of our most important values. You will also have access to our comprehensive benefits and competitive pay in addition to growth opportunities and excellent retirement options.

Job Summary:

ASO is looking for a position to work in location. To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!

Job Responsibilities:

  • The incumbent operates sweepers, backhoes, loaders, bulldozers, grader, dump trucks, rollers, skid-steer loaders and tractor trailers as part of a crew performing maintenance.
  • Keeps supervisor apprised of unique situations and problems encountered and identify and reports safety, environmental and other work requirements for resolution.
  • Performs flexible and rigid pavement preservation on streets, parking lots and airfield; removes damaged pavement, place and compact hot/cold mix asphalts, place and finish concrete, route/seal cracks and joints.
  • Performs wintertime snow and ice removal by utilizing snow removal equipment, plowing and chemical application.
  • Performs minor emergency repairs to equipment.
  • Performs debris removal, erosion control, floodgate, bridge, and culvert maintenance.
  • Performs maintenance, installation and repair of permanent and temporary signage.
  • Responsible for completing daily work/labor order log documenting inspections, maintenance and repair information, to include work performed, materials used and hours worked on each assigned work order.
  • Reads and interprets simple plans, diagrams, and specifications, verbal and written instructions, may include interpreting grade and slope stakes.
  • Performs installation, repairs and maintains all chain link fencing.
  • Adheres to proper security practices, foreign object damage procedures, and airfield driving regulations, as applicable.
  • Interfaces with customers and responsible for customer feedback, as applicable.
  • Operates motor vehicles in accordance with company vehicle policies.
  • Complies with applicable federal, state, United States Air Force (USAF) and Occupational Safety & Health Administration {OSHA) environmental laws and regulations.
  • Follows information directives; Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), policies and procedures, and contract requirements.
  • Complies with health and safety rules and procedures; performs work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work environment.
  • Incumbent will at all times wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as determined by position and duties.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Accurate, timely, and cost-effective performance of duties.
  • Works harmoniously with customers and fellow co-workers.
  • Maintains strict confidentiality of all Akima related matters.
  • Accountable for assigned tools, materials and equipment.
  • Cleanliness and safety of shop and work areas.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalency.
  • Experience in operating large equipment, preferred.
  • Valid state driver's license, acceptable driving record and proof of valid insurance.
  • Valid Class A CDL.
  • Minimum of two (2) years' experience in a construction or road maintenance environment and snow removal.
  • Maintain all necessary licenses/IDs/certifications.
  • Ability to solve problems and work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to adapt to changes in technology and applicable facility/infrastructure codes and standards.
  • Familiarity with facility/infrastructure codes and standards, as applicable.
  • Ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional and courteous manner in diverse situations.
  • Proficiency and knowledge of a variety of hand and power tools.
  • Demonstrated working ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
  • Must be available to work other shifts as directed, to include weekends and holidays.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Four (4) years' experience in a construction or road maintenance environment and snow removal.
  • Basic computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Military experience.
  • Previous experience working on a military installation.
  • Experience working on linker facilities.
  • Familiarity with military-specific facility/infrastructure codes and standards, as applicable.

This position may currently and/or in the future be required to obtain and retain a favorable National Agency Check (NAC) and/or Personal Clearance (PCL) as required by law or contract Position requires pre-employment drug screening and background check.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability, and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us at or [Register to View] (information about job applications status is not available at this contact information).

Job: Maintenance & Repair

Travel: No

Organization: ASO

Clearance: Able to Obtain Public Trust

Shift: Day Job

Work Type: On-Site

Req ID: ASO02403