MDU Resources Group Concrete Saw Operator in Sioux City, Iowa

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 are growing! We are adding people to our team everyday – people who are committed to working safely and to delivering high-quality results for our customers and jobsites.

We have an excellent opportunity for a concrete saw operator on our concrete team that will work in IA, NE, SD. We offer competitive wages with a full benefits package. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Responsible to safely set up, operate, and tear down concrete saw daily while tracking saw blade footage used. Perform any combination of duties on construction projects usually transferring from one task to another, such as sealing, burlaping, small equipment operation, etc. 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.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Safely perform concrete saw operation, maintenance, set up, and tear down as job requires in various shifts and weather conditions. May need to work overnights and weekends.

  2. Safely performs sealing equipment maintenance and operation.

  3. Safely and properly operator and maintain (lubricating, fueling and cleaning) small equipment, such as bobcat, tractor, jackhammer, pickup truck.

  4. Assist foreman in tracking saw blade footage used.

  5. 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. Monitor and discuss production problems with co-workers and managers/supervisors.

  6. Ensure OSHA, safety and environmental regulation compliance.

  7. Perform general concrete set-up and tear-down of forms.

  8. Cutting and tying of rebar.

  9. Performs other duties as assigned.

How To Apply

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:2220 Hawkeye Drive, Sioux City, IA 51105.

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.

Company: Knife River - Midwest Division

Department: Concrete

Location: Sioux City , IA

Hiring Manager: Candy B Klingensmith

Closing Date: 11/30/2017 at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type: Full-Time - Seasonal