Taos Pueblo is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time term position

POSITION TITLE: Preservation Crew Member   

DEPARTMENT:    Tribal Government                         CLASSIFICATION:   Non-Exempt   

SUPERVISOR:              Preservation Project Foreman       LOCATION:   Taos Pueblo


Performs tasks involving physical labor at designated restoration sites. May operate hand and power tools of all types: air hammers, cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, survey and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments. May clean and prepare sites, dig trenches, set brace to support the sides of restoration building, erect scaffolding, and clean up rubble, debris and other waste materials.


Assists in all phases of village restoration/preservation projects. Load, unload, or identify building materials, machinery, or tool, distributing them to the appropriate locations, according to project plans or specifications, and provides for the security and/or maintenance of same. Constructs items consistent with plans, specifications, drawings or oral descriptions provided by others. Performs demolition, repair, renovation, and other construction related activity using hand and power tools. Maintains and repairs hand or power tools and equipment of the carpentry trade by cleaning, oiling, setting, welding or other processes to ensure proper performance. Follows specific instructions as outlined by the supervisor and applies standard measurements, specification and instructions, or read blueprints, diagrams, sketches and other written or verbal instructions. Knowledge of carpentry methods and practices. Knowledge of maintenance and use of construction trade power and hand tools. Knowledge of occupational safety practices and procedures. Skill in following verbal and written directions.


Experience in the restoration/preservation of Taos Pueblo Village homes preferred. Valid NM Driver’s license with ability to meet Pueblo’s liability insurance requirements and maintain eligibility for insurance. Must be able to pass drug test, physical examination and background check, with NO prior convictions of any felonies.

Taos Pueblo reserves the right to exercise preference in hiring for qualified Tribal members/Indians in connection with all positions.

If you feel that you have the necessary skills, experience, the motivation, please prepare a detailed letter of introduction, a complete resume, and three professional references who can attest as to your skills and abilities.



PO BOX 1846 – 1075 VETERANS HWY, TAOS NM 87571

PH.: 575.758.8626 EXT. 124 – FAX 575.758.7308

EMAIL: apply@taospueblo.com

Closing Date:  June 25, 2019

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