MDU Resources Group Position Opening at MDU Resources Group in United States
Knife River has an immediate opening for a Ready Mix Driver in the Southeast Texas area. Our drivers are home every night and we offer above competitive hourly wages with a full benefits package. 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.
High School Diploma or GED
One year of DOT truck driving experience, preferred.
Possess and maintain a valid Class B or higher commercial driver’s license, medical card and clean driving record.
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.
Duties and/or Responsibilities:
Safely deliver perishable materials in a Ready Mix truck.
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, and all other necessary paperwork.
Maintain a clean truck appearance.
Climbing in and out of truck cab as needed throughout the day, as well as assemble and carry 50lb chutes several times each day.
Assure all safety policies and procedures are followed to prevent any and all unsafe actions, processes and behaviors observed.
Comply with Knife River’s operational policies, procedures and standards.
Timely and regular attendance is essential.
Other duties, including labor tasks, assigned as needed.
Position will remain open until 4/30/2021 or until it is filled.
- 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, physical and background check.
If unable to apply online, mail completed application to Knife River Corporation South, PO Box 20257, Beaumont, TX 77720, or apply in person at 4825 Romeda Road, Beaumont, TX 77705.
Company: Knife River - Texas Division
Department: Ready Mix
Location: Beaumont/Sour Lake, TX
Hiring Manager: Jacob O Green
Closing Date: 04/30/2021 at 11:59pm CDT
Job Type: Full-Time