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 are currently looking for dedicated Transfer Truck/Truck and Pup Driver to join our skilled team in Salem, Oregon.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Deliver materials to commercial and construction projects in a safe and efficient manner often in the Portland/Metro area.

  • Service and maintain equipment, maintain driver’s daily log and legal load limits.

  • Must be willing to do other miscellaneous duties as directed by supervisor, including cross-train to run other types of trucks.

  • Always work safely and take action to prevent any and all unsafe actions, processes, and behaviors observed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Previous driving experience preferred.

  • Current Class A commercial driver’s license with proper endorsements or the ability to obtain one.

  • Medical card with a good driving record.

  • Ability to operate equipment.

  • Need a positive attitude.

  • Ability to work well with others and follow directions.

How To Apply:

To be considered for this position, candidates must complete and submit an employment application at 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, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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 Truck Driver position:

Air Force: Ground Transportation Journeyman Ground Transportation Apprentice

Navy: Heavy Equipment Operator

Marines: Motor Vehicle Operator Logistics Vehicle System Operator

Army: Motor Transport Operator

Company: Knife River - Western Oregon Division

Department: AGGREGATE

Location: SALEM, OR

Hiring Manager: Fred R Sondermayer

Closing Date: 12/31/2018 at 11:59pm CDT

Job Type: Full-Time

Entry Level: $19.96 - $22.84 /hour