Native Village of Eyak

10,000 years in our homeland

Heavy Equipment Operator/Technician

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Heavy Equipment Operator/Technician

The Native Village of Eyak is accepting applications for a Heavy Equipment Operator/Technician.

The Heavy Equipment Operator/Technician is a full-time, seasonal position.

This position is responsible for operating and maintaining NVE’s heavy equipment, as well as leading crews of laborers and operators to achieve broad project deliverables.  Oversees safety protocols and keeps projects running efficiently and on schedule. Work will be done using power and hand tools, trucks, ATV’s and heavy equipment.

Experience Requirement: Experience in leading outdoor/remote site crews preferred. General boating and outboard knowledge and experience. Experience working in the woods in a remote setting. Experience with 4wd and ATV trail running. Experience with camp set, cooking and daily living skills in the woods.Experience in operating small boats, ATV’s and power tools required. Experience working in remote areas and in outdoor conditions preferred.  Must be minimum 18 years of age and possess a current Alaska Commercial Driver’s license. Will be subject to drug and alcohol screening as per NVE policies.Class A CDL required.

Education Requirement: High school diploma or equivalent.  Bachelor’s degree preferred

Send applications to, fax to 907-424-7739, or drop off at the NVE main offices by the harbor. This position is open until filled.