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MDU Resources Group Roller Operator in Bryan, Texas

Roller Operator

Company:Knife River - Texas Division

Department:Construction

Location:Bryan, TX

Hiring Manager:Charles A Botkin

Closing Date:07/31/2021at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type:Full-Time

Job Summary:

A Roller Operator will be responsible for safely operating the heavy rolling machine to compact earth fills, subgrades, flexible base and bituminous surface to grade specifications preparatory to construction of highways, streets and runways.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 1-2 years of relevant experience preferred.

  2. Equipment operation and maintenance experience preferred.

  3. Valid Driver’s License is preferred.

  4. Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical.

Essential Duties/Responsibilites:

  1. Perform daily equipment, walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained.

  2. Safely and properly perform maintenance on roller.

  3. Safely and properly operate roller.

  4. Identify appropriate rolling pattern and drives machine in successive overlapping passes over surface to be compacted to prepare quality surface.

  5. Determine speed and direction of machine, based on knowledge of compressibility of material under changing temperatures, so that ridges are not formed by excessive pressure.

  6. Perform daily equipment, walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained.

  7. Safely and properly operate loader. Make sure bucket/attachments are lowered to ground whenever leaving the equipment.

  8. Assist laborer with dumping trucks and keeping load counts.

  9. Help clean curb and gutter areas.

  10. 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.

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

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

  13. Assist in loading and unloading equipment for transport, including load securement.

  14. Performs other duties as assigned.

  15. Regular and Timely attendance is an essential requirement.

The open job posting will remain open until 7/31/2021 or until the position is filled.

Benefits:

  • 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 674, Bryan, TX 77806.

This Employer Participates inE-Verify (PDF) (Downloads/EVerifyPoster.pdf) . Download PDF Application (PDF) (Downloads/KRC-59.pdf)

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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