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Asphalt Raker


Company: Knife River - Texas Division Department: Construction
Location: Waco, TX Hiring Manager: Raymond D Kiphen
Closing Date: 05/31/2019 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
An Asphalt Raker will use general laborer skills to assist with the application of asphalt per plan specifications.
Minimum Qualifications:
-Experience working in a heavy civil construction, and asphalt paving is preferred.
-High school diploma/GED is preferred.
-A valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record is preferred.
-Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical.
-Must meet Knife River-South employment standards with regards to background/MVR checks.
-Must be able to work overtime and be flexible with hours (day time/night time).
-Ability to work outside in all seasons.
-Must have a “safety first” attitude. Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures is required.
Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
-Promote a professional, positive image and attitude when working with the public, customers and co-workers.
-Place hot mix asphalt or gravel primarily using rakes and shovels in areas not accessible with machinery.
-Finish surfaces by smoothing and tamping asphalt material to the proper grade and thickness to properly adhere material to road surface.
-Raise and adjust manhole/valve box lids to finish grade prior to rolling.
-Lift and carry tools and supplies.
-Timely and regular attendance is essential.
-Perform other duties as assigned.
Benefits:
* Paid Holidays * Paid Vacation * Three Medical Plans with GENEROUS Employer contributions * Health Savings Account, partially funded by Employer * Prescription Card * Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care * Dental * Vision * Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance * Company Paid Short Term Disability Income Replacement * Company Paid Long Term Disability Income Replacement * Profit Sharing * 401(k) with Company Match * Voluntary Life Insurance for Employees, Spouses, and Dependents * Company Paid Employee Assistance Plan, Travel Insurance, Access to Legal Advice * Employee Discount Plan for National Vendors * College Scholarship Program for Dependents * Gift Matching Program
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. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to Knife River Corporation South, PO Box 674, Bryan, TX 77806.
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