How to Earn $3 Million

Watch the video below and learn how you can make $3,000,000 over the course of your career working at Knife River.

Open Positions

Knife River is always looking for good people to join our team. Below you’ll find a list of the types of career opportunities you can find at Knife River. This is a short list of the many opportunities available. Please visit to view all of our current open positions.

Production Team Members – Spokane Washington

Concrete Finisher – Spokane Washington

Yard Equipment Operator – Spokane Washington 

Design Engineer – Spokane Washington

What is

Knife River is a subsidiary of MDU Resources Group, Inc. Our staffing activities are automated through the corporate employment portal called

On your first visit to the jobs site, you will need to set up your user profile. You will then be able to log in quickly on future visits and also be able to save job applications that you have started, save applications you have submitted and keep your personal contact information up to date.

Come be part of the  “Life at Knife”

At Knife River, we employ nearly 5,000 people each year – and they are the key to our success. Our workforce is just as diverse as our capabilities and our service territories. That diversity helps us excel. To find out about our job openings, please use our searchable menu below.


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Short-term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible health care spending account tax-free options plan (FSA)
  • Dependent care spending account tax-free options plan (FSA)
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • 401(k) company contribution match
  • Profit sharing bonus
  • Paid time off
  • Holidays
  • Safety incentive program
  • Years of service milestones
  • Employee assistance program
  • Educational reimbursement
  • Gifts cards, employee recognition parties, golf tournaments, BBQ’s