Crew Leader- Moving/Packing

Fairbanks, AK, USA Req #1674
Friday, November 11, 2022

At Odyssey, we believe high expectations are the key to everything. When we strive to become better than what we are, everything around us becomes better, too.  Odyssey strives to foster an environment that allows employees to develop new ideas and thrive. With our advanced technology, global network and integrated processes, we regularly break new ground for clients and are able to offer logistics careers that cultivate successful professionals and develop existing talent.

Our team is comprised of logisticians, engineers, technicians and supply chain experts, as well as professionals in other administrative and specialized areas who work at multiple locations across the United States, as well as in our international operations in North America, Europe and Asia.

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American Relocation Services, a division of Odyssey International Service, Inc. 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.



The position of Crew Leader will have the primary responsibility for supervising and leading a crew of two to three employees from start to finish per job assigned. Responsibilities include but are not limited to pre-inspection of job site to gain a clear understanding of what will be packed and the supplies needed and ensuring the customer’s household goods are packed and delivered damage free and in a timely and professional manner. 

Work Schedule:

  • Start times may vary Monday through Friday based on customers’ needs.
  • Schedules are set by Dispatch
  • Weekend work and/or overtime may be required
  • Out of town work may be required

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Inspects each job site
  • Strictly observes work schedules and specific delivery requirements set forth by company and customers.
  • Compiles a list of supplies needed and packs the items to bring to job worksites
  • Leads, directs, and supervises crew to ensure work is performed safely
  • Packing, loading, and unloading of household goods
  • Crate prepping
  • Uses proper equipment for safe loading and/or unloading of household goods
  • Provides exceptional customer service
  • Other duties as assigned


  • HS Diploma or equivalent combination of experience and education.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in household goods industry.
  • Knowledge of transportation industry helpful.
  • Willing and able to work with all personality types, with a professional, helpful manner.
  • Ability and desire to perform well in a fast-paced, fluid environment where tasks change quickly.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment physical assessment test (PAT) or functional capacity exam (FCE), drug screening & background check.

Certificates, Licenses:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) preferred, but not required
  • Obtain and maintain a DOT physical and valid Medical Card preferred (if applicable)
  • Current DMV report (if applicable)

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear.
  • Lift and/or move a minimum of 75 lbs.
  • Carry a minimum of 75 lbs. to location designated by the customer.
  • Move with the aid of a pallet jack, loads in excess of (2500) pounds to the locations designated by the customer.
  • Move with the aid of a hand truck, loads with boxes stacked 10-15 high, weighing in excess of (100) pounds to locations designated by the customer at the delivery location.
  • Work in extreme weather conditions, with temperature variances from + 90 degrees Fahrenheit to – 50 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the course of a season.
  • Stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear.

Work Environment and Environmental Conditions:

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

We offer competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Choice of medical plans with FSA, HRA and HSA options;
  • Company-paid dental and life/disability Plans; 
  • 401K with company match;
  • Preferred vendor discounts;
  • Work-life balance

No relocation allowance will be considered unless specifically addressed. All applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Odyssey does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and pregnancy-related conditions), gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances.

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Telecommute % 0
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  • Fairbanks, AK, USA