Knife River Corporation Grading Foreman (Seasonal) in Williston, North Dakota


Responsible to safely supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in grading and efficiently run the gravel/base operation; produce quality gravel/base in timely manner.


  • Over 2 years up to and including 4 years from post high school, work, military, institutional or vocational environment

  • Minimum 3 years experience in product line

  • Ability to provide and maintain proper licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record.


  • Perform daily equipment, walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained.

  • Safely and properly supervise and coordinate activities of workers.

  • Work with crews, inspectors, and subcontractors to complete projects

  • Complete quality gravel/base jobs within specifications

  • Complete necessary paperwork

  • Mentors and coaches subordinates

  • Deliver samples to lab

  • Approve and submit work hours for crew and pertinent job information daily

  • 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.

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

  • Ensure MSHA, OSHA, EPA, DNR, Lockout/Tagout, safety and environmental regulation compliance.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.