MDU Resources Group Dump Person (seasonal) Plant 2 in Sauk Rapids, Minnesota

Job Summary:

Responsible to safely operate mechanical or electrical dumping equipment to dump materials, such as grain, raw materials, coal or ore from mine cars, railroad cars or trucks into bins or onto conveyer for storage, reloading or further processing.

To direct trucks dumping blacktop for paver, operate equipment, and perform various laborer tasks with the paving crew as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. General education, grammar and arithmetic, GED or high school diploma or equivalent

  2. Ability to provide and maintain proper licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record.

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.

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:4787 Shadow Wood Drive NE, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Direct trucks when dumping blacktop or aggregate, engage mechanism to dump truck when appropriate

  2. Perform daily walk-around inspection

  3. Lay string line on paving jobs

  4. Apply temporary lane marking tape

  5. Operate jack hammer on a daily basis

  6. Communicate effectively (verbal, listening, written) and work with difficult people under high stress situations. Self-motivated, team-player with good interpersonal skills; ability to maintain positive customer relations and act courteous/respectful of others.

  7. Troubleshoot and problem solve situations/problems (material quality, equipment operation/repair, etc.). Monitor and discuss production problems with co-workers and managers/supervisors.

  8. Ensure OSHA, EPA, DNR, safety and environmental regulation compliance.

  9. Performs other duties as assigned.

Company: Knife River - Central Minnesota Division

Department: Construction

Location: Sauk Rapids, MN

Hiring Manager: Janelle L Adelman

Closing Date: 07/07/2017 at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type: Full-Time - Seasonal