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TRANSFER DUMP TRUCK DRIVER


Company: Knife River - Western Oregon Division Department: Construction
Location: Tangent, OR Hiring Manager: Jason W Chamberlain
Closing Date: 08/06/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Entry Level: $18.27 - $22.84 /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.

Knife River has an immediate opening for a Dump Truck Driver in the Willamette Valley area. Our drivers are home every night and we offer competitive wages with a full benefits package. We seek to hire the best drivers in the area, and have a strong focus on customer service.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
- Safely deliver materials to commercial and construction projects.
- Become familiar with our products, and provide excellent customer service.
- Complete pre and post trip inspections on equipment.
- Maintain driver’s daily log and legal load limits.
- Complete all paperwork that may be necessary.
- Maintain a clean truck appearance by complying with Knife River’s operational policies, procedures and standards.
- Climbing in and out of truck cab as needed throughout the day.
- 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:
- Previous dump truck and trailer experience.
- Possess and maintain a valid commercial driver’s license, medical card and clean driving record. Class A minimum requirement.
- Ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, physical/functional exam and drug screen.
- Ability to work flexible shifts which include: days, nights, weekends and overtime.
- Display a professional and courteous attitude towards all team members and customers.
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 Truck Driver position:

Air Force:
Ground Transportation Journeyman
Ground Transportation Apprentice

Navy:
Heavy Equipment Operator

Marines:
Motor Vehicle Operator
Logistics Vehicle System Operator

Army:
Motor Transport Operator
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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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