Mover/Packer

Fairbanks, AK, USA Req #885
Monday, October 12, 2020
Odyssey International Services, Inc. (formally known as American Relocation Services) has been handling commercial and residential moving needs for over 20 years in Alaska. We provide our clients with cost-effective, timely and secure transport of personal effects and household goods. With warehouse facilities in Anchorage, Fairbanks and Kenai-Soldotna, Alaska, and in Tacoma, Washington, we are the experts is in Alaska moving and storage.
 

Summary:

The position of Mover/Packer will have the primary responsibility for packing, loading, and delivering household goods.  Mover/Packers process our customer's household goods in a clean, damage free, timely, and professional manner. 


Work Schedule:

Schedules vary daily based on needs:

  • Start times may vary Monday through Friday
  • Schedules are set by Dispatch
  • Weekend work may be required
  • Out of town work as necessary

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Packing, loading, and delivering of household goods.
  • Crate prepping.
  • Working safely.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Ability to perform without direct supervision.
  • Ability to follow directions and communicate with others.
  • Maintains a professional attitude with customers and coworkers.
  • Must be able to satisfy physical demands (see below).
  • Must be reliable and flexible with schedule.
  • Will need to bring your lunch to work with you each day you are scheduled.
  • Must be able to stay on the job until the job is finished for that day.
  • Must be able to perform the necessary duties as identified by the supervisor to finish each job.
  • Must be able to pass Pre-Employment drug screening and background check.
  • Previous experience driving commercial vehicles a plus but not required.
  • Commercial driver’s license a plus but not required.

Communication Skills:

  • Employee must have the ability to read, speak, and write the English language.
  • Have the ability to complete appropriate paperwork in accordance with company and regulatory agency requirements.
  • Have the ability to effectively communicate and present information and respond to questions from management, customers, and the general public.

Reasoning Abilities:

  • Employee must have the ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations professionally.
  • He/she must know how to communicate via telephone or radio to dispatch for instruction and or guidance.

Certificates, licenses:

  • Commercial driver’s license a plus, but not required.
  • ICC Medical Card a plus, but not required.

Work Environment and Environmental Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job:

  • Continual heavy traffic conditions
  • Time sensitive delivery requirements
  • Low to moderate noise levels
  • Customer service demands
  • Extreme weather conditions (i.e.: Snow, ice, rain and dust)  

Physical Demands:

The job physical demands include constant and repetitive actions involving:

  • Standing, Sitting, Stooping, Walking, Lifting, and Reaching
  • Lifting overhead 5-60 lbs. during loading and unloading
  • Carrying freight 5-50 lbs. 5-50 feet
  • Ability to work in extreme weather conditions inherent to working location inside and/or outside.   

 

#cb

Odyssey is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against qualified applicants with regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements Odyssey complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. No relocation allowance will be considered unless specifically addressed. All applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
This posting is inactive.
  • Fairbanks, AK, USA