Knife River
3.4 of 5 11 reviews
www.kniferiver.com Bismarck, ND 1000 to 5000 Employees

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It is not tat great

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Roseburg, OR

ProsGreat employees. Thats about it

ConsWe work 5 months a year. Employees at burger King make the same as us yearly.

Advice to Senior ManagementWe get no Boneses our vacation is taxed as a Gift 49%

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Good Company

    Paving/Grading Laborer (Former Employee)
    Tangent, OR

    I worked at Knife River


    Pros: If you want to make money as a hourly employee, this is a great company. The pay scale is very bottom heavy. It takes… Cons: like many other companies in the industry, somehow a few idiots have managed to be promoted to… Advice to Senior Management: Affirm the blue collar guys often. If they feel… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Merit was largely a hindrance leading to several years of disappointment.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Knife River


    Pros: The company is part of a larger utility group and therefore can… Cons: Senior management is completely unaware of the skills and abilities of its own people. They insulate themselves almost completely from what's going on. The new… Advice to Senior Management: When making decisions about who to promote and who to RIF, actually talk to employees… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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