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MDU Resources Group Mechanic Apprentice - Swing Shift in Sherwood, Oregon

Mechanic Apprentice - Swing Shift

Company:Knife River - Western Oregon Division

Department:Coffee Lake Shop

Location:Sherwood, OR

Hiring Manager:Tim A Reynolds

Closing Date:08/16/2021at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type:Full-Time

Entry Level:$15.56 - $20.10 /hour

Job Summary:

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.

Get a jump start on your career at Knife River! We are currently looking for dedicated Mechanic Apprentice to join our skilled team at the Wilsonville Shop today!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

Help keep shop and yard storage area clean and orderly. Help on mechanical repairs on trucks and equipment. Check and prepare service trucks for use. Clean and pressure wash equipment prior to repairs. Maintain shop equipment and tools. Operate forklift to move pallets and other equipment. Perform various tasks as required. This is an entry level position to give candidates the opportunity to see what opportunities Knife River has to offer in the service, construction, trucking and aggregate departments.

Hours: Usually 3:30 pm – 12:00 am. Hours will vary depending on work load. Must be able to work overtime, Saturdays & Sundays if required.

Minimum Qualifications:

Extensive One on One on the Job training will be supplied for this position!

Mechanical aptitude needed to perform work safely and productively. Some knowledge of the care of and safe operation of trucks and light motor driven equipment is a plus. Must be reliable & dependable and work well with others, including fellow team members and customers. Valid driver’s license in good standing required.

How To Apply

To be considered for this position, candidates must complete and submit an employment application at 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.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

Wage includes $2.00 swing shift pay differential.

This Employer Participates inE-Verify (PDF) (Downloads/EVerifyPoster.pdf) . Download PDF Application (PDF) (Downloads/KRC-59.pdf)

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.