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PRODUCTION LABORER


Company: Knife River - Western Oregon Division Department: Prestress Division
Location: Harrisburg, OR Hiring Manager: Paul A Canter
Closing Date: 01/25/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Entry Level: $16.00 - $18.78 /hour    
Job Summary:
Good pay! Good benefits! Good people! At Knife River, we take care of our team because we know it's our people who make us successful. We are one of the 10 largest construction materials producers/contractors in the country, and we're growing! We are adding people to our team every day -- people who are committed to working safely and to delivering high-quality results for our customers.

We have an immediate opening for a Production Laborer at our Prestress Division in Harrisburg, Oregon! This position has opportunities to advance within the company -- Laborer I, Laborer II, Journeyman, and many other exciting career paths.

Hours are typically Monday-Friday 6:30 AM to 3:00 PM, but may vary depending on work load. The candidate must be willing to work overtime and Saturdays, if needed.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
- Various tasks required to manufacture high quality precast concrete products used for buildings and bridges.
- Making rebar assemblies, setting-up forms for production, cosmetic touchup of blemishes, maintenance of tools and formwork, placing and finishing concrete into forms.
- Assure all safety policies and procedures are followed to prevent any and all unsafe actions, processes and behaviors observed.
- Other duties assigned as needed.
Minimum Qualifications:
- Ability to operate a variety of hand tool.
- Read tape measure and familiar with measurements.
- Knowledge of basic math.
- Clean driving record.
- Ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, physical/functional exam and drug screen.
- Display a professional and courteous attitude towards all team members.
How To Apply
To be considered for this position, candidates must complete and submit an employment application at jobs.mdu.com by the posting deadline noted above. If unable to complete an application online you may print and send completed application to any Knife River NW address or stop in one of our locations to complete an application. 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.
Veterans: Put Your Skills to Work with Us!
At Knife River, we are committed to helping our military transition to civilian life. We are constantly looking to add veterans to our workforce and want to make the transition as smooth as possible. There are many jobs within the military that are transferable to our Production Laborer position:

Air Force:
Pavement and Construction Equipment Apprentice
Pavement and Construction Equipment Helper

Army:
Bridge Crewmember

Navy:
Builder
Builder Basic
Steelworker
Utilitiesman
Constructionman
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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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