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MDU Resources Group Concrete Pump Operator in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Concrete Pump Operator

Company:Concrete Materials/Sweetman Construction

Department:Ready Mix

Location:Sioux Falls, SD

Hiring Manager:Molly J Smith

Closing Date:12/31/2021at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type:Full-Time

Job Summary:

This position starts out at $22.30 and up, depending on experience. This is a full time seasonal position with a Winter layoff and a Spring recall.


Operates power driven pump and mixer truck to deliver concrete by performing the following duties.


Lawful operation of a Commercial Vehicle.

Observes pressure gauges and flow meters, and adjusts valves to regulate speed of pumps and control pressure and rate of flow of material.

Maintains pumps and lines by replacing filters and gaskets, tightening connections, and adjusting pumps.

Connects pipelines between pump and containers or forms being filled or emptied.

Determines slump of concrete.

Records quantity of item pumped.

Drives truck into position to receive load.

Adjusts drum revolutions to improve concrete quality.

Drives truck to location for unloading including sidewalks, basements, roads, etc.

Assembles concrete chute.

Releases concrete down truck chute into area to be poured with concrete.

Cleans truck after delivery to prevent concrete from hardening in mixer and on truck.

Performs truck inspections to ensure proper operating condition of all truck parts such as lights, wipers, heater, air conditioner etc.

Maintains truck fluid levels and tire pressure.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Typical hours during Production are M-F 6/7am-5/6pm. Some Saturdays.

Minimum Qualifications:


High School Diploma or equivalent.

Minimum 12 months of commercial motor vehicle driving.

Class B CDL.

DOT Medical Card.

Must be available to work overtime during construction season.

How To Apply

Concrete Materials/Sweetman/Ellis & Eastern and Rail to Road are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. 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.

Mail completed application to Sweetman Construction Co., 1500 North Sweetman Place, Box 84140, Sioux Falls, SD 57118-4140

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

This Employer Participates inE-Verify (PDF) (Downloads/EVerifyPoster.pdf) . Download PDF Application (PDF) (Downloads/KRC-61.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.