MDU Resources Group Excavator Operator in Kellogg, Idaho
Knife River is looking for experienced Excavator Operators to work on projects in Northern Idaho. The following duties are typical for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive.
Safety operation of excavator/backhoe/forklift
Handling and/or moving of material
Knowledge of excavator/backhoe loading requirements; load charts; critical picks
Effectively communicate to all site personnel
Maintain daily logs of equipment usage, maintenance, etc.
Daily maintenance of equipment
Identify, report and correct hazards
Perform tasks maintaining all health, safety & environmental rules and ensure all work is done in a manner which enhances the safety of the work environment
Perform other tasks as assigned by Supervisor
We offer a full benefit package after 60 days which includes full medical, dental, vision and 401K.
Drug free work environment requiring pre-employment and random drug testing
We are an EEO/AA employer. Minority and female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Qualified candidates must have experience working with an Excavator, as well as the following:
Pipe laying experience
Ability to sit or stand for long periods
Handle and manipulate objects on a repetitive basis
Ability to see well and distinguish between back up alarms, voices and other normal sounds consistent with construction job sites
Ability to work independently and be self-motivated
Team player, able to get along with a diverse group of people working toward a common goal
How To Apply
You may apply online at http://jobs.mdu.com If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:
5450 W. Gowen Road Boise, ID 83709
Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background checks.
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.
Company: Knife River - Southern Idaho Division
Location: Kellogg, ID
Hiring Manager: James W Trull
Closing Date: 09/29/2017 at 11:59pm CDT
Job Type: Full-Time