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Project Superintendent

Company: Knife River - Yellowstone Division Department: Construction
Location: Billings, MT Hiring Manager: James H Fuglevand
Closing Date: 08/02/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
Position duties and responsibilities:
1. Direct oversight of all employees on project. Includes hiring, orientation, providing daily direction and discipline of all on-site employees.
2. Responsible for all construction activities related to the project. This includes scheduling, assigning of resources and monitoring of daily progress. This also includes coordinating with suppliers and subcontractors.
3. Responsible for entire job site safety program. This includes complying with and implementation of all company standards and any state and federal regulations as applicable. Supt. is responsible for subcontractor’s safety compliance also.
4. Will collect necessary job data and evaluate project profitability on a daily basis. Supt. will be responsible to assure project costs stay within established budgets.
5. All purchases initiated from the job site will be approved by the Supt.
6. Supt. will report directly to Knife River’s assigned Project Manager. Supt. will communicate timely and effectively to the Project Manager on all aspects of project.

Minimum Qualifications:
1. 5 years experience as Supt. in heavy/civil/highway construction, especially grading.
2. Ability to direct and monitor the layout, staking and verification of grades and survey controls for projects.
3. Proven knowledge of current state and federal construction safety regulations.
4. Basic computer skills
5. A valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.
6. This position is a salaried position and exempt from overtime. Number of hours per week will exceed 40. Normal work week will be Monday-Saturday with occasional Saturday and possible Sundays required.
7. Posses the ability to communicate effectively, especially written communication.
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.

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If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:
PO Box 1498
Billings, MT 59103-1498
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