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

Job Summary: Supervises, plans, and coordinates activities of truck and heavy equipment mechanics and schedules of preventative maintenance. DUTIES AND/OR RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Supervises plans, and coordinates activities of mechanics and schedule of preventative maintenance. 2. Conducts training for new mechanics and provides continuing learning opportunities for all mechanics. 3. Evaluates performance of workers and discusses performance review with workers annually. 4. Maintains inventory of repair parts and equipment and requisitions replacement stock. 5. Takes calls/requests for repairs then prepares work order and assigns mechanic to project. 6. Estimates costs of personnel, parts and supplies to be used during maintenance. 7. Maintains records of planned and completed maintenance. 8. Ensure that the shop is organized and clean. 9. Troubleshoot and problem solve maintenance issues over the phone to determine extent of repair work needed prior to preparing work order or dispatching mechanic. 10. Communicate effectively (verbal, listening, written) and work with difficult people under high stress situations. Self-motivated, team-player with good interpersonal skills; ability to maintain positive customer relations and act courteous/respectful of others. 11. Ensure OSHA, EPA, DNR, DOT, safety and environmental regulation compliance. 12. Frequently working in an environment with: Reaching, handling, fingering, talking, hearing, loud noises, and need for near acuity. Occasionally working in an environment with: Stooping, kneeling, crouching. 13. While performing daily tasks, may be required to lift and/or up to 20# occasionally, up to 10# frequently and constantly-negligible. 14. Performs other duties as assigned. Typical schedules is Monday - Friday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Saturday as needed. # Minimum Qualifications: 1. Over 2 years up to and including 4 years from post high school, work, military, institutional or vocational environment preferred. 2. Minimum 5 years experience in heavy equipment and truck repair field. 3. Prefer minimum 2 years experience in supervisory role. 4. Provide and maintain proper licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record. # How To Apply If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:2220 Hawkeye Drive, Sioux City, IA 51105. 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. Company: Knife River - Midwest Division Department: Shop Location: Sioux City, IA Hiring Manager: Megan S Dejong Closing Date: 05/11/2021 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time