NANA Regional Corporation Remote Janitor - Red Dog in Red Dog Mine, Alaska

Remote Janitor - Red Dog



This position provides a wide variety of cleaning services and other related duties required to keep facilities in a clean and orderly condition. This position provides a variety of laundry attending, cleaning services and other related duties required to keep remote industrial housing facilities, food service areas, office facilities, or similar areas in a clean and orderly condition. All duties are to be performed in accordance with NMS’ mission, vision, and values as well as housekeeping policies, practices, and procedures.


  • Cleans, vacuums, mops, or restocks hallways, stairways, offices, food preparation or break areas, kitchen areas or equipment, laundry rooms, clinics, living areas, work areas, off-site areas, common areas, restrooms, public areas, or other similar areas

  • Sweeps, mops, scrubs, strips, extract, waxes, buff, vacuums, etc. all types of floors

  • Dusts both low and high areas. Wipes down or cleans various surfaces

  • Uses appropriate equipment and cleaning solutions for all tasks

  • Removes and properly disposes of discarded materials

  • May compact trashRemoves and transports trash to the appropriate disposal areas

  • Remove linen, towels, and trash from various areas

  • Restocks sleeping rooms and bathrooms, verifying that towels, sheets and blankets are available for each appropriate room

  • May require cleaning of indoor and/or outdoor smoking lounges

  • May change light bulbs and perform very light facility maintenance

  • May keep building entryways free of snow and debris

  • May operate a vehicle to work at remote locations

  • Other related duties may also be assigned



Certain position(s) require a valid Driver’s License and an acceptable driving record for the past three (3) years to be eligible under NMS’ vehicle insurance policy. Dependent on contract.

  • Pre-employment requirements are dependent on contract requirements which may include but are not limited to: hair follicle or urinalysis drug test, functional capacity evaluation or fit for duty physical assessment

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred

  • Some education or experience that evidences working knowledge or cleaning

  • equipment and general cleaning process preferred

  • Knowledge of OSHA/ MSHA Standards preferred

  • Must be able to travel in all means of air and ground transportation commonly used in remote Alaska

  • Must be able to work a physical job in a remote site for 12 hours a day/7 days a week. Schedules may vary

  • Must be able to live in a dormitory style living quarters

  • Ability to tolerate exposure to laundry and cleaning chemicals and solutions

  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with clients and co-workers


Incumbents are regularly required to use hands, reach with arms, stand, and walk. They are occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk, hear, and smell. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Incumbents are regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles and occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; toxic or caustic chemicals; etc. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Fair Labor Standards Act Status: Non-Exempt/ Hourly

The above is not intended to list all possible essential functions or requirements as they are subject to change. The employer reserves the right to revise or change this description. This description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment. All employees are expected to work varying hours of compensated overtime to accomplish various duties. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each of the above essential duties and meet the physical demands. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to meet these conditions


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran

NANA Shareholder Preference

Job: Housekeeping/Janitorial

Company: Teck - Red Dog Mine

Primary Location: US-AK-Red Dog Mine

Shift: Rotating

Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External: Ongoing

Req ID: RED00232