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Crusher - WashPlant - Screen
Category: Manufacturing, Construction, Publishing
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-89570498

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Knife River Corporation

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  Job posted:   Sun May 13, 2018
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Crusher - WashPlant - Screen
Our History:

We are the materials supplier and construction division of MDU Resources Group Inc. The North Central Region currently serves the Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, and South Dakota and North Dakota areas.

Products from our companies have helped build U.S. military installations, interstate highways, major sports and business facilities, airports, county and township infrastructures, energy plants, wind farms, residential and farm structures.

Our success didn't happen by chance. It's the result of dedicated, hardworking people throughout our company. Our workforce is committed to excellence, devoted to quality, and has the expertise that means the difference between a job completed - and a job well done.

Our Future:

We strive to be a leader in the markets we serve, be a positive force in the communities in which we live and work, and provide growth opportunities for our employees while sustaining our profitability which funds our growth.

We are proud to be a subsidiary of MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) a multidimensional natural resource enterprise. We are excited to work with a bigger team and share best practices to continually improve our products and services. Knife River Corporation mines and markets aggregates and related value-added construction materials products and services in Alaska, California, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Washington and Wyoming.

Job Summary:

Responsible to safely operate machines that convey, wash, crush & screen aggregates to produce quality sand & gravel at maximum production levels. Operates & maintains front end loader to lift and transport aggregates to feed conveyors, hoppers or to load trucks

Education & Requirements:

+ General education, grammar and arithmetic, GED or high school diploma or equivalent

+ Knowledge of or past experience in equipment maintenance & operation

+ Ability to provide and maintain proper licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record.


+ Perform daily equipment, walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained.

+ Safely and properly perform maintenance (lubricating, fueling and cleaning) on loader, crusher, screen and/or wash plant - including screen changes, manganese and routine maintenance.

+ Safely and properly operate loader and crusher, screen or wash plant.

+ May be required to operate additional company vehicle during crusher tear down, moves and set up. Identify appropriate material to produce quality aggregate material per job specifications.

+ Communicate with quality control personnel and make required adjustments to material blends.

+ Shovel excess material away from crusher, screen or wash plant unit as needed.

+ 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.

+ Proven experience handling multiple projects and priorities while maintaining tight deadlines; highly organized with attention to detail.

+ Accurately complete crushing reports and other documentation as needed.

+ Ensure MSHA, EPA, DNR, safety and environmental regulation compliance.

+ Operate skidster to clean up around equipment

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

Thank you for taking the time to view our position at Knife River Corporation. Please click the apply button, submit your resume and contiue through the application process if you are interested! We appreciate your time and look forward to building a relationship!

-Knife River Corporation

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