Alaska Welcomes You – Job Opportunties in the 49th State

Alaska. It’s the largest state in the country in area, with different climate zones, beautiful natural landscapes, a great variety of wildlife, and native inhabitants with colorful local cultures.

Alaska has had an amazing 20 years of job growth, a period matched by only seven other states. When people think of the Alaskan economy, they think of oil and fishing jobs. But there are many other job opportunities as well – positions in government, health care, transportation, mining, and timber to name a few.

For example, Opti Staffing has openings in Anchorage for a warehouse worker, sales people, receptionist, bookkeepers, accounting supervisor, automotive technician, refrigerator repairman, architectural drafter, finance and records coordinator, controller, machinist, and an operations assistant, among other positions.

Here is a sampling of some of the openings:

Advertising Sales Manager for a local news organization
Anchorage, AK
Job Description:

The Sales Manager will oversee all retail sales revenue.
They will also oversee sales operations and sales and support staff.
The Sales Manager will collaborate with clients and advertising staff to establish project objectives, and help team meet revenue goals.
The Sales Manager will lead hiring and training, and evaluate staff progress.
$70, 000 – $80, 000 annual salary plus bonuses
Generous bonus structure
Competitive benefits package including 3 weeks PTO to start!
Full-time schedule Monday-Friday
Permanent position offering growth and advancement

Manual Machinist for a locally owned machine shop in operation for almost 50 years.
Anchorage, AK

Job Description:
They are looking for someone, with experience working with Manual Machines. They are also looking for a Small Engine Repair. This is an amazing opportunity for someone who has a genuine interest in the industry and is trying to get their foot in the door with a company where they can learn the trade and grow.

$15.00 to start W/ room for advancement
Full-time year-round work
Permanent position, year-round that is offering advancement opportunity including on the job training.

Warehouse / Material handler for a nationwide construction supply and distribution company
Anchorage, AK

Job Description:

Assist with shipping & receiving goods/materials
Prepare order requests
Organize items to company standards
Record and maintain inventory levels
Maintain a safe and clean work environment

$17.00 – $19.00 PH
Fast paced environment makes the days go by quickly
Fun, laid back crew
Opportunity for permanent placement and advancement within a large organization

Controller for a nonprofit organization that works with the city’s homeless population
Anchorage, AK

Job Description:

The Controller’ s Office leads the accounting activities within the Institution and ensures, appropriate internal controls are in place and maintained; general ledger accounts are reconciled on a recurring basis; and periodic financial statements are produced timely and accurately. Annually, the Controller’ s Office manages the successful financial audit of the Institution which provides management with independently verified accurate and reliable statements. The audit process includes: liaising with the auditors, preparing schedules/reconciliations, responding to auditor questions, and preparing the final audited financial statements and footnotes.

The Controller’ s Office is comprised of the following functional areas: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Billing, General Ledger, Grants Administration, Payroll, Procurement, Financial Systems support, and Special Projects.

$60, 000 – $65, 000 Per Year
This is a permanent, full-time role offering flexibility in schedule.
Competitive Benefits package including Med/Den/Vis

Looking for a job in the Anchorage area?

If you are looking for work, Opti Staffing is here for you — ready, willing and able to put you into a new career. We know what it takes to put people to work. We take the time to learn all about you, so we can help you find success finding new opportunities or new employees. Give your local branch a call today.

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