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HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATORS


Company: Knife River - Casper Division Department: CONSTRUCTION SERVICES
Location: CASPER, WY Hiring Manager: Jennifer L Turnbull
Closing Date: 07/30/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
Knife River – Casper Division is accepting applications for qualified/experienced Heavy Equipment Operators for our construction services operations. This is a full time position located in Casper, Wyoming. The normal work week is Monday – Friday and Saturdays as needed to maintain schedule totaling 50 to 60+ hours per week. We are looking for individuals to operate the following equipment: motor grader, excavator, scraper, dozer, loader, and roller.
1. Applicants shall demonstrate the ability to safely and productively operate different types of equipment in various construction operations including excavating and pipe installation, mass grading, finish grading and prep work, and asphalt paving.
2. Persons shall be able to work safely and follow all company policies.
3. Persons shall be able to establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships with all personnel and to perform all duties safely and productively to ensure quality work.
4. Operators shall have the ability to conduct daily equipment inspections to identify any safety and maintenance issues.
Minimum Qualifications:
Applicant must also possess the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and a qualifying driving record under company policy. Applicant must successfully pass a post offer pre-employment drug test and physical. Applicant must have at least 3 years of experience. Ability to operate different types of equipment is a plus. Experience with grade control systems including Topcon is beneficial.
Physical Requirements:
Job requires steady to intermittent and repetitive physical activity including: standing, stooping, kneeling, climbing, walking on uneven ground, lifting, carrying, pushing, shoveling, raking, etc... Applicants must be able to work in all weather conditions.
How To Apply
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.

We offer a full benefit package which includes 401k, Medical, Dental and Vision. We are a drug free work environment requiring pre-employment and random drug testing. Subject to background check.

You may apply online at jobs.mdu.com

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:
PO Box 730
Casper, WY 82602-0730
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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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