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Grading Superintendent (seasonal)


Company: Knife River - North Dakota Division Department: Construction
Location: Williston, ND Hiring Manager: Kari L Turnquist
Closing Date: 05/31/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time - Seasonal
Job Summary:
Responsible to safely supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in grading and efficiently run the gravel/base operation.
Minimum Qualifications:
1. Over 2 years up to and including 4 years from post high school, work, military, institutional or vocational environment.
2. Minimum 5 years’ experience in product line and supervisory role.
3. Ability to provide and maintain proper licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record.
How To Apply
If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:5654 134th Ave NW Williston ND 58801.

Knife River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.
Dutes and/or Responsibilities
1. Perform daily equipment, walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained.
2. Safely and properly manage and coordinate activities of projects
3. Directs construction and maintenance of roads or streets and projects
4. Complete quality gravel/base jobs within specifications
5. Complete necessary paperwork
6. Approve and submit work hours for crew and pertinent job information daily
7. Monitor and evaluates daily production and plans/schedules work according to daily evaluations.
8. Mentors and coaches subordinates
9. Recruits, retains, and terminates staff as appropriate.
10. Communicate effectively (verbal, listening, written) and work with difficult people under high stress situations. Self-motivated, team-player with good interpersonal skills; ability to maintain positive customer relations and act courteous/respectful of others.
11. Troubleshoot and problem solve situations/problems (material quality, equipment operation/repair, etc.). Monitor and discuss production problems with co-workers and managers/supervisors.
12. Ensure MSHA, OSHA, EPA, DNR, Lockout/Tagout, safety and environmental regulation compliance.
13. Performs other duties as assigned.
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MDU Resources Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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