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Company: MDU Resources Group
Location: Portland
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:


Company:Knife River - Western Oregon Division

Department:241702 Plant Maintenance

Location:Portland, OR

Hiring Manager:David E Branson

Closing Date:01/31/2023at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type:Full-Time

Entry Level:$27.00 - $37.51 /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.

We have an excellent opportunity for a Plant Maintenance Millwright Night Shift in Portland, Oregon!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

- Help maintain and repair Aggregate, Ready Mix and Asphalt Plants

- Complete all paperwork that may be necessary

- Assure all safety policies and procedures are followed to prevent any and all unsafe actions, processes and behaviors observed

- Other duties assigned as needed

Sunday - Thursday Night Shift

Ability to work flexible shifts which includes weekends, overtime and some travel

Wage includes $2.00 night shift differential

Minimum Qualifications:

- Previous plant maintenance, millwright or mechanic experience

- Strong troubleshooting skills of electrical and hydraulic systems

- 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 Plant Maintenance/Millwright position:


Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic

Track Vehicle Repairer

Construction Equipment Repairer

Maintenance Supervisor

Coast Guard:

Machinery Technician


Caterpillar Diesel Technician

Construction Mechanic

Advanced Construction Mechanic


Engineer Equipment Mechanic

**This Employer Participates inE-Verify (PDF) (Downloads/EVerifyPoster.pdf) .** **Download PDF Application (PDF) (Downloads/KRC-74.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.

Keywords: MDU Resources Group, Portland , PLANT MAINTANENCE MILLWRIGHT - NIGHT SHIFT, Professions , Portland, Oregon

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