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Company: Knife River - Western Oregon Division Department: Willamette Valley Construction
Location: Salem, OR Hiring Manager: Jason W Chamberlain
Closing Date: 06/28/2019 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Entry Level: $30.00 - $33.70 /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.

We are currently looking for a dedicated Foreman to join our skilled team in/around Salem, Oregon.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
- Coordinate daily crew activities to maximize productivity and quality.
- Communicate with project managers/ estimators and owners as needed.
- Other misc. duties as directed by supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications:
- Previous experience in all types of agency construction and commercial site work.
- Needs an understanding of plans and specifications and skills on operation of all types of equipment.
- Must be able to multi-task.
- Must have basic computer skills.
- Must have a positive attitude and the ability to communicate and work well with others.
- Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
- Must be able to pass pre-employment background check, physical/functional test, and drug test.
How To Apply:
To be considered for this position, candidates must complete and submit an employment application at 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 Foreman position:

Advanced Equipment Operator

Equipment Operator
Concrete & Asphalt Equipment Operator

Air Force:
Pavements and Construction Equipment Journeyman
Pavements and Construction Equipment Apprentice
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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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