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MDU Resources Group Position Opening at MDU Resources Group in United States

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 adding people to our team - people who are committed to working safely and to delivering high-quality results for our customers.

The Plant Maintenance Technician will be responsible for mechanically maintaining and fabricating all the components of the quarry plant and equipment. Identifying and repairing mechanical failures and implementing preventative maintenance applications.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • General education, grammar and arithmetic, GED or high school diploma or equipment.

  • Basic knowledge of plant operations, conveyor systems and maintenance preferred.

  • Must have good mechanical, troubleshooting skills.

  • Able to work in all weather conditions.

  • Able to come in on emergency breakdowns with short notice and work extended hours in all weather conditions.

  • Fabrication skills

  • Plumbing skills/knowledge.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures for themselves and co-workers by using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task.

  • To keep equipment running and maintained properly to maximize production and quality.

  • Troubleshoot and complete maintenance & repairs on equipment.

  • Use cutting torch and perform welding tasks on parts and equipment. Operate lifting devices.

  • Perform inspections, preventative maintenance on plant and equipment.

  • Communicate and work closely with supervisor to ensure all parts are ordered for timely repairs.

  • Communicate and follow up with all employees around the quarry to ensure all equipment is running properly.

How To Apply

  • Paid Holidays * Paid Vacation * Two Medical Plan Options with Generous Employer Contributions * Health Savings Account (partially funded by Employer) * Prescription Drug Plans * Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care * Dental *Vision * Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance * Company Paid Short Term Disability Income Replacement * Company Paid Long Term Disability Income Replacement * Profit Sharing * 401(k) with Company Match * Voluntary Life, Accident, and Critical Illness plans for Employees, Spouses, and Dependents * Company Paid Employee Assistance Plan, Travel Insurance, and Access to Legal Advice * Employee Discount Plan for National Vendors * College Scholarship Program for Dependents * Gift Matching Program

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. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to Knife River Corporation South, PO Box 1800, Waco, Texas 76703

This open job posting will remain open until 12/31/2020 or until it is filled.

Company: Knife River - Texas Division

Department: Honey Creek Quarry

Location: Marble Falls, TX

Hiring Manager: Ronald J Hager

Closing Date: 12/31/2020 at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type: Full-Time