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Company: Knife River - Central Oregon Division Department: Construction
Location: Bend, OR Hiring Manager: Adam L Miller
Closing Date: 03/31/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Entry Level: $26.00 - $30.00 /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 are currently looking for dedicated Paving Foreman to join our skilled team in Bend, Oregon.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
- Oversee paving crew and other activities on the paving project.
- Activities include traffic control, sub contractor work, paving operations and trucking.
- Coordinate Paving crew, sub contractors, trucking and plant for asphalt lay down operations.
- Communicate effectively with superintendent, inspectors, and contractors.
- Assure quality of work in all aspect of asphalt paving.
- Assure safety of all crew members and operations.
- Other miscellaneous duties as directed by supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications:
- Minimum of five (5) years of related construction experience with an emphasis asphalt paving, streets, highways, and commercial projects.
- Needs ability to read and understand plans and specifications
- Must have skill in operating all types of paving equipment.
- Must have a positive attitude and proven track record of working with well with others.
- Must be able to multi-task.
- Must have basic computer skills.
- Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record
- Experience supervising others.
- Must have a strong commitment to quality , customer satisfaction, employee satisfaction and safety.
How To Apply:
To be considered for this position, candidates must complete and submit an employment application at 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 Paving Foreman position:

Advanced Equipment Operator

Equipment Operator
Concrete & Asphalt Equipment Operator

Air Force:
Pavements and Construction Equipment Journeyman
Pavements and Construction Equipment Apprentice
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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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