Class B - Truck Driver

Knife River Midwest
Job Description
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 and jobsites.

We have an excellent opportunity for a Class B Dump Truck Driver on our traveling teams that work in IA, NE, SD.  We offer competitive wages with a full benefits package.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Operate dump truck and maintain it properly to transport material to designated location in a timely manner.

Minimum Requirements:
1. Class B but Class A preferred.
2. Previous truck driving experience.
3. Ability to work flexible shifts, including weekends and overtime.
4. Display a professional and courteous attitude towards all team members and the public.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Direct trucks when dumping blacktop or aggregate, and engage mechanism to dump truck when appropriate.

2. Perform daily walk-around inspection.

3. Lay string line on paving jobs.

4. Apply temporary lane marking tape.

5. Operate jack hammer on a daily basis.

6. 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.

7. Troubleshoot and problem solve situations/problems (material quality, equipment operation/repair, etc.).  Monitor and discuss production problems with co-workers and managers/supervisors.

8. Ensure OSHA, EPA, DNR, safety and environmental regulation compliance.

9. Performs other duties as assigned.

* Paid Holidays * Two Medical Plans 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 * Profit Sharing * 401(k) with Company Match * Company Paid Employee Assistance Plan * Employee Discount Plan for National Vendors * College Scholarship Program for Dependents *

How to Apply:

Please visit our website at 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.

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