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MDU Resources Group PART TIME SCALE/BATCH PERSON in Corvallis, Oregon


Company:Knife River - Western Oregon Division

Department:Ready Mix

Location:Corvallis, OR

Hiring Manager:Tyrone J Belgarde

Closing Date:07/23/2021at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type:Part-Time

Entry Level:$13.55 - $19.36 /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 are currently seeking a Part-time Scale/Batch person in Corvallis, OR!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Batch ready mix concrete and operate truck scales via computer terminal using Command Alkon

  • Plant maintenance as assigned by supervisor

  • Receive customer calls, assist walk-in customers and assist dispatch

  • Help maintain cement/aggregate inventories and prepare daily reports

  • Assure all safety policies and procedures are followed to prevent any and all unsafe actions, processes and behaviors observed

  • Scale aggregate trucks and ticket using Apex

  • Operate Loaders as needed

  • Other duties assigned as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have strong telephone, computer, organization, communication and written skills

  • Accurate data entry and basic math skills

  • People oriented, flexible and ability to prioritize work requirements

  • Must be able to function in difficult situations

  • Ready mix and aggregate knowledge helpful

  • Clean DMV record

  • Ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen

  • Display a professional and courteous attitude towards all team members and customers

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.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

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 our Scale/Batch Person position:

Air Force:

Airfield Operations




Motor/Rail Transportation

Traffic Management


Motor Transport Officer

Mobility Officer


Convoy Control Officer

Public Works Transportation Officer

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.