Equipment Operator (Union)Company:Knife River Materials - Southern Oregon DivisionDepartment:ConstructionLocation:Medford, ORHiring Manager:Mary E RileyClosing Date:07/31/2022at 11:59pm CDTJob Type:Full-TimeJob Summary:The Medford operation seeks heavy equipment operators to join crews for the construction of public and private heavy construction projects. You must be proficient and have 2 years of experience in the operation of excavators, dozers and all sizes of backhoes.These union positions pay the current contract wage for the project ($30.40-$45.26) with excellent benefits that have no premium to the employee. Membership to IUOE Local 701 required at hire.Minimum Qualifications:18 years old and 2 years of heavy equipment operating experience in site work and heavy civil construction projects. Strong work ethic, ability to work effectively as part of team and can take direction and process information quickly.How To ApplyIf unable to apply online, mail completed application to Knife River Materials, PO Box 1145 Medford, OR 97501 or apply in person.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 and functional capacities test. Union membership required upon hire.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. Here are a few of the many jobs within the military that are transferable to our position:Air Force: Construction Equipment Journeyman, Apprentice and HelperArmy: General Construction Equipment Operator, Heavy Construction Equipment OperatorHorizontal Construction EngineerNavy: Equipment Operator, Equipment Operator Basic, Advanced Equipment OperatorConstructionmanMarines: Motor Vehicle OperatorThis 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.