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MDU Resources Group Ready Mix Plant Operator in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Ready Mix Plant Operator

Company:Concrete Materials/Sweetman Construction

Department:Ready Mix

Location:Sioux Falls, SD

Hiring Manager:Molly J Smith

Closing Date:10/31/2021at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type:Full-Time

Job Summary:

This position starts at $22.30 and up, depending on experience.


This is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient production of ready mix concrete to be delivered to customer’s job sites. Performs duties in conjunction with dispatcher’s loading instructions with minimal supervision.


Batch concrete loads according to specifications.

Ability to understand appropriate uses of various mix designs.

Schedule timely delivery of aggregates, admixtures and supplies to plant.

Responsible for efficient working condition of plant equipment.

Operate equipment safely.

Perform servicing and maintenance.

Work together with dispatcher on taking orders from customers.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Typical hours during Production are M-F 6am-6pm. 1-2 Saturdays per month. Typical hours during Maintenance are M-F 7am-3pm. No Saturdays.

Minimum Qualifications:


High school diploma or General Education Degree required.

Two years batching – related experience.

Knowledge of mix designing.

Knowledge of Quality Assurance requirements.

Familiarity with aggregate gradations.

Experience with inventory management.

Ability and willingness to pass ACI Level I Certification within six months.

How To Apply

Concrete Materials/Sweetman/Ellis & Eastern and Rail to Road are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. 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.

Mail completed application to Sweetman Construction Co., 1500 North Sweetman Place, Box 84140, Sioux Falls, SD 57118-4140

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

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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.