Housing Apprentice

Job Title: Housing Apprentice
Department: Housing
Reports To: Housing Director / Housing Maintenance Superintendent
FLSA Status: Full Time
Opens May 1st, 2021
Closes: Until Filled
Salary: $15 w/benefits after 90 days

POSITION SUMMARY

Must be willing to follow directions and learn the following:

  • Basic Housing Department operations, filing, scanning, work order and repair tracking.
  • Basic home construction and remodeling,
  • Installation and repair of doors, windows, floors, drywall, roofing, painting, flooring, carpets.
  • Basic roofing, siding, exterior door and lock installation/replacement.
  • Basic gardening, lawn maintenance, tree planting, landscaping, fencing and solid waste disposal.

 

DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Follow instructions from the Housing Director and Housing Maintenance Superintendent
  • Complete assigned tasks in a respectable manner.
  • Must be comfortable wearing a mask as required by Burns Paiute COVID19 Emergency Policy.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION

  • High school diploma or GED.

 

OTHER DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Good working knowledge of computers, Word and Excel.
  • Ability to write reports describing work progress.
  • Ability to work independently and follow instructions remotely.
  • Valid Driver’s License.

 

INDIAN PREFERENCE

  • Indian preference will be given to candidates showing proof of enrollment in a federally recognized tribe in the form of a bonus to candidate scoring criteria.
  • All applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, political preference, age, religion, or national origin.

 

A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE MUST

  • Submit to, and pass a drug test
  • Agree to a criminal background check
  • Sign confidentiality clause

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this position applicants must include the following:

 

  • Burns Paiute Indian Tribe Job Application: can be found here:
  • Cover Letter
    • introducing yourself and describing your former experience and career ambitions,
  • Resume
    • listing education, previous positions held, achievements
    • Three references, names, title, company, phone and email (if available)

 

Please submit the above by email to:

 

Human Resources Manager
Burns Paiute Tribe
100 Pasigo Street
Burns, OR 97720
Fax: 541-573-2323

Email: Tammi.Holliday@burnspaiute-nsn.gov