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Company: Knife River - Southern Oregon Division Department: SOUTHERN OREGON
Location: Central Point, OR Hiring Manager: Linsi N Orton
Closing Date: 12/07/2022 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Part-Time
Entry Level: $0.00 - $0.00 /hour    
Job Summary:
Good pay! 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 have an excellent opportunity for a Part Time Administrative Assistant at our aggregates office in Central Point!

Assist with office administration duties which include, but are not limited to the following:
- Answer phones, manage incoming calls and greet guests & customers appropriately and efficiently.
- Sort and distribute incoming mail.
- Receive daily production reports from Plant/Crusher foreman and maintain production reports.
- Enter employee work hours daily and submit weekly to payroll.
- Review and edit material sales tickets.
- Coordinate with Sales Manager to generate sales orders.
- Provide scale coverage as needed.
- Maintain the overall office presence in a neat and orderly fashion.
- Assist managers with special projects.
- Other duties assigned as needed.
Minimum Qualifications:
- High School diploma or equivalent work experience required.
- Thorough knowledge of standard administrative functions and equipment.
- Proficient using database systems and Microsoft Office, especially Excel.
- Ability to pay attention to details when performing administration duties.
- Communication skills – both verbal and written.
- Ability to learn company policies and procedures with accounting functions.
- Must be able to follow directions, maintain workflow in areas of responsibility and handle difficult situations.
- Ability to maintain proprietary and confidential information.
- Clerical experience is a plus in the aggregate and construction industry.
- Must have valid driver license and adequate transportation.
- Ability to pass a criminal background check and drug screen.
Additional Information
This part time position will be approximately 5 hours per day, Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 12:00pm, but may need to work additional hours as needed.

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 this position:
Army: Finance Specialist, Administrative Specialist Coast Guard: Storekeeper
Navy: Logistic Specialist, Accounting Officer, Personnel Specialist
Marines: Administrative Specialist, Finance Technician, Financial Management Specialist
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.

If you are an individual with a qualified disability as defined by federal, state, or local law and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application for any reason, please contact your state employment agency or you may call 541-693-5960 to speak with a human resources representative.
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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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