MDU Resources Group Position Opening at MDU Resources Group in United States
Responsible to safely keep equipment running and maintained properly to maximize production and quality.
DUTIES AND/OR RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform daily equipment, walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained.
Safely and properly perform routine maintenance (lubricating, fueling and cleaning) on heavy equipment
Change oil, filters and grease various types of equipment and trucks
Perform repairs on equipment during slow times. Replaces defective parts and cleans and assembles equipment
Recognition of surroundings including equipment and traffic awareness
Ability to perform consistently while doing repetitious work
Exposure to working conditions with various insects
Extensive walking on uneven surfaces
Operating equipment at night under artificial lighting
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
Troubleshoot and problem solve situations/problems (material quality, equipment operation/repair, etc.). Monitor and discuss production problems with co-workers and managers/supervisors
Ensure OSHA, EPA, DNR, safety and environmental regulation compliance
Performs other duties as assigned
EDUCATION AND/OR WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
High School or GED plus higher trade or technical school or equivalent in related field
Mechanical experience - diesel engine preferred
Must have a valid Class A or B Driver’s License, ability to provide and maintain proper licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record
Must be able to travel over nights during season, weekends and long shifts as needed
Must provide your own basic tools.
How To Apply
If unable to apply online, mail completed application to: Box 40, Bemidji, MN 56619.
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.
Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.
Company: Knife River Materials - Northern Minn. Division
Location: Bemidji, MN
Hiring Manager: Trisha A Dally
Closing Date: 07/01/2021 at 11:59pm CDT
Job Type: Full-Time