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Dozer Operator


Company: Knife River Materials - Northern Minn. Division Department: Aggregate
Location: Bemidji, MN Hiring Manager: Trisha A Newland
Closing Date: 08/01/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time - Seasonal
Job Summary:
JOB SUMMARY
Safely operate a Dozer for aggregate extraction & stockpiling.

DUTIES AND/OR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Perform daily equipment, walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained.
• Safely and properly perform maintenance (lubricating, fueling and cleaning) on bulldozer.
• Safely and properly operate bulldozer
• Construct drain field and ditches as needed
• Prepare site for aggregate mining and stockpile millings and other aggregate products for the plants
• Recover submerged aggregate
• Cover fabric on job sites
• Maintain strong customer relations with managers, supervisors, pit owners, co-workers and other customers
• 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.
• Troubleshoot and problem solve situations/problems (material quality, equipment operation/repair, etc.). Monitor and discuss production problems with co-workers and managers/supervisors.
• Ensure MSHA, OSHA, EPA, DNR, safety and environmental regulation compliance.
• Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:
EDUCATION AND/OR WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
• General education, grammar and arithmetic, GED or high school diploma or equivalent
• Equipment maintenance & operation experience
• Ability to provide and maintain proper licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record.

Travel in ND and MN required. Position will remain open until filled.
How To Apply
If unable to apply online, mail completed application to: Box 40, Bemidji, MN 56619.

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.
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