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Asphalt Paving Superintendent

Company: Knife River - Texas Division Department: Construction
Location: Waco, TX Hiring Manager: Cody R Welch
Closing Date: 01/31/2022 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:

Knife River is seeking an Asphalt Paving Superintendent. This individual will be responsible for the daily planning, production, and safety of the asphalt paving crew.
Minimum Qualifications:
-Previous experience paving roads, and supervising a paving crew.
-Previous knowledge of asphalt equipment and asphalt related materials.
-Must have a valid Driver's License.
-Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical.
-Must have a “safety first” attitude. Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures is required.

Essential Duties/Responsibilites:
-Supervise and coordinate activities of workers.
-Oversee progress and efficient utilization of paving crew and equipment.
-Establish and maintain a working relationship with fellow Foreman and Superintendents.
-Oversee proper equipment maintenance and report equipment repairs to general superintendent and mechanic shop.
-Monitor the layout, placement, and compaction of materials.
-Monitor quality control.
-Verify measurements, slope and thickness for compliance.
-Communicate with persons outside of the organization, representing the organization to customers, the public and other external sources in an appropriate and professional manner.
-Read and relay job related information from work orders, plans, or contracts to asphalt crew.
-Operate the paving equipment, facilitate alignment, movement, or adjustment of machinery, equipment, or materials.
-Correctly calculate and order job materials as necessary.
-Timely and regular attendance is essential.
-Perform other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and Skills:
- Bilingual is preferred.
- Strong attention to detail.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Act courteous and respectful of others with ability to maintain positive customer relations.
- Ability to work independently.
- Ability to operate equipment at night under artificial lighting.
- Ability to work in all weather conditions for extended periods of time, including nights and weekends as needed.
* Paid Company Holidays * PTO * Two Medical Plans with GENEROUS Employer contributions * Health Savings Account, partially funded by Company* 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, Critical Illness, Accident, and Hospital Indemnity 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 1800 Waco, Texas 76703 or apply in person at 2901 Marlin Hwy 6 Waco, Texas 76705.

Position will remain open until 01/31/2022 or until it is filled.
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