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MDU Resources Group Position Opening at MDU Resources Group in United States

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’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.

Knife River has an immediate opening for an Aggregate Delivery Driver at our plant located in Troutdale, Oregon. Our drivers are home every night and we offer competitive wages with a full benefits package. We seek to hire the best drivers in the Portland area, and have a strong focus on customer service.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Safely deliver materials to contractors and residential customers.

  • Become familiar with our products, and provide excellent customer service.

  • Complete pre and post trip inspections on equipment.

  • Maintain driver’s daily log and legal load limits.

  • Complete all paperwork that may be necessary.

  • Maintain a clean truck appearance by complying with Knife River’s operational policies, procedures and standards.

  • Climbing in and out of truck cab as needed throughout the day.

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

  • Other duties assigned as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Previous truck driving experience.

  • Possess and maintain a valid commercial driver’s license, medical card and clean driving record. Class B minimum requirement, Class A preferred.

  • Ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, physical/functional exam and drug screen.

  • Ability to work flexible shifts which include: days, nights, weekends and overtime.

  • 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 jobs.mdu.com 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 Aggregate Delivery Driver position:

Air Force: Ground Transportation Apprentice Ground Transportation Journeyman Ground Transportation Helper Vehicle Operations Apprentice

Army: Motor Transport Operator

Navy: Equipment Operator

Marines: Motor Vehicle Operator Logistics Vehicle System Operator

Company: Knife River - Western Oregon Division

Department: Aggregates

Location: Troutdale, OR

Hiring Manager: Michael S Mathson

Closing Date: 12/31/2020 at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type: Full-Time

Entry Level: $16.93 - $24.94 /hour

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