MDU Resources Group SWING SHIFT MECHANIC in Salem, Oregon
SWING SHIFT MECHANIC
Company:Knife River - Western Oregon Division
Hiring Manager:Andrew W Robertson
Closing Date:10/18/2021at 11:59pm CDT
Entry Level:$25.00/$36.38 - $0.00 /hour
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.
We have an excellent opportunity for a Swing Shift Truck/Equipment Mechanic at our Shop in Salem, Oregon!
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Help maintain and repair construction trucks and equipment, including hydraulic repair, brake work, electrical repairs and welding
May perform service repairs in the field
May have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of units from small fleet vehicles, class 8 trucks/trailers, construction equipment and large mining machines
Complete all paperwork that may be necessary
Must have own journeyman hand tools, but Knife River does provide large tools and has a replacement policy
Assure all safety policies and procedures are followed to prevent any and all unsafe actions, processes and behaviors observed
Other duties assigned as needed
Hours: 2:30 PM to 11:00 PM
Wage includes $2.00 shift differential
Must have the ability to work flexible shifts, including overtime, off shifts and weekends
Previous mechanical experience on class 8 trucks, trailers and equipment
Strong troubleshooting skills
Welding and fabrication experience desirable
Clean driving record
Ability to pass a pre-employment criminal background check, physical/functional exam and drug screen
Display a professional and courteous attitude towards all team members
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 Mechanic position:
Construction Equipment Repairer
Engineer Equipment Mechanic
Engineer Equipment Operator
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MDU Resources Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.