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Paving Foreman


Company: Knife River Materials - Southern Oregon Division Department: Construction
Location: Coos Bay, OR Hiring Manager: Mary Beth E Riley
Closing Date: 01/06/2019 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Journeyman: $0.00 /hour    
Job Summary:
The Coast operation has an opening for a Paving Foreman to oversee construction crews and equipment for the construction of public and private asphalt paving projects. The Paving Foreman will ensure all paving projects are pre-planned and scheduled to maximize customer satisfaction with attention to safety, quality, compliance with detailed specifications to maximize profitability. This position will directly supervise a crew of up to 7 and provide direction to various subcontractors while working closely with project managers, other foremen, the asphalt plant, QC and shop.
Minimum Qualifications:
-5 years heavy highway paving and supervisory experience or related experience
-Ability to effectively communicate with paving crew, other foremen, supervisors, management team, owners, agencies, and the community.
-Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize, work well under pressure and make changes to the plan as needed.
-Thorough understanding of regulatory compliance requirements.
-Comfortable with the use of electronic devices and various web applications.
-Current driver’s license and good driving record.

This is an hourly, union position with pay per prevailing wage and union contract. Membership to the Operators Union Local 701 required at hire.
How To Apply
Apply at jobs.mdu.com or mail completed application to Knife River Materials, Attn: HR, PO Box 1145, Medford, OR 97504 or apply in person.

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 functional capacities.
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 position. A few of them are listed below:

Air Force: Pavements & Construction Equipment Superintendent, Civil Engineer Manager
Army: General Engineering Supervisor, Construction Engineering Supervisor, Construction Engineering Technician,
Navy: Naval Construction
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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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