Job openings at Tom Kraemer Inc

Tom Kraemer, Inc. prides itself on being a family and locally-owned business since 1938.

We offer industry-leading quality through our professionally trained employees who deliver responsive and dependable service and full commitment to our customers. TKI provides an array of services primarily in the solid waste and portable storage industries from three locations: Cold Spring, Blaine, and Glenwood.

Our continued growth throughout the years has been made possible by the dedication of our employees. As a team, we take great pride in assisting our customers in finding the best solution to fit their needs. If you’re looking to develop your career with these values in a family-oriented business, we encourage you to look below for potential job openings.

Now Hiring in Cold Spring:

We have no available positions at this time. Please check back for updates!

Local CDL Truck Driver - Full Time

Tom Kraemer Inc. has an immediate opening for a motivated, experienced CDL truck driver. Tom Kraemer Inc. has been a family owned company since 1938 and continues to provide employees with a positive, safe, success-driven work environment. We are currently seeking a driver for our Cold Spring location. If you are a licensed CDL Driver who is looking for a rewarding, local opportunity packed with benefits, we want to hear from you!

Benefits Include:

  • Home every night
  • Monday-Friday/No weekends; unless extra hours are desired
  • No working holidays
  • Paid hourly, time-and-a-half over 40 hours
  • Health insurance provided
  • Uniforms provided
  • Other benefits include: paid time off, paid holidays, and a retirement plan with employer contribution

Expectations Include:

  • Treating customers in a friendly and professional manner
  • Willingness to work 50-60 hours’ weekly
  • At least 2 years of driving experience or recent graduation from truck driving school
  • GED or high school diploma equivalency
  • Flexibility with willingness to perform all tasks assigned
  • Operate equipment safely and effectively

Requirements:

  • Class B Commercial Driver’s License (Class A preferred)
  • Pass a pre-employment DOT drug test and physical
  • Clean driving record and clean criminal record
  • Able to read and write in the English language
  • Able to lift at least 50 lbs., safely climb up/tarp roll-off dumpsters, strap containers

*The company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Email resumes to cory@tomkraemerinc.com
Fax resumes to 320-685-4231
Or call 320-224-7384 for more details

Tom Kraemer Inc.
16994 County Road 158, Cold Spring, MN 56320

Landfill Heavy Equipment Operator
Tom Kraemer Inc. has an immediate opening for a motivated, experienced Landfill Heavy Equipment Operator. Tom Kraemer Inc. has been a family owned company since 1938 and continues to provide employees with a positive, safe, success-driven work environment. We are currently seeking a Landfill Heavy Equipment Operator to perform a variety of equipment operating duties within our landfill in Cold Spring. If you are looking for a rewarding, local opportunity packed with benefits, we want to hear from you!

Job Summary:
Responsible for the safe operation of heavy equipment at our landfill in Cold Spring for the purpose of spreading, covering, loading and/or compacting waste or soil in an efficient and safe manner.

Benefits Include:

  • Year-round work
  • Monday-Friday/no weekends
  • Health insurance provided
  • Retirement plan with employer contribution
  • Other benefits include: paid time off, paid holidays, and uniforms provided

Duties and Essential Job Functions:

  • Operate heavy equipment including but limited to: landfill compactor, skid-loader, and dozer
  • Conducts routine equipment inspections and preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Moves and positions (pushes) debris into active landfill areas
  • Continuously monitor waste for evidence of unacceptable waste
  • Sorts loads by removing unacceptable waste
  • Follows all required safety policies and procedures
  • Maintains a neat and organized landfill area
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Equipment operating experience
  • Safety first mentality
  • Great customer service skills
  • Clean and neat with attention to detail
  • Willingness to assist or perform a wide-range of tasks
  • Ability to lift 40lbs
  • Willingness to work outdoors and/or in a landfill

*The company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Email resumes to cory@tomkraemerinc.com

Controller
Tom Kraemer Inc. has an immediate opening for a Controller at our Cold Spring location. Tom Kraemer Inc. has been a family owned company since 1938 and continues to provide employees with a positive, fun, success-driven work environment where employees understand that providing exceptional customer service is not just a goal, but the heart of who we are.

Job Summary:
Give oversight to all accounting activities, administer checks and balances, measure company performance and assist in strategic long term planning and business development.

Duties and Essential Job Functions:

  • Develops internal control guidelines, policies and procedures for budget accounting, cash and credit management, administration, and other activities
  • Ensures compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements and professional standards
  • Establishes and maintains financial controls with the accounting department
  • Protects assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls
  • Oversees and manages all AR and AP
  • Responsible for the company general ledger
  • Creates budgets and forecasts
  • Manages all lending activity
  • Prepares internal and external financial reports including but not limited to: weekly performance indicators, monthly profit and loss and quarterly reports
  • Manage special projects of significant complexity or financial impact (i.e. acquisitions, new product and services offerings, capital expenditures)
  • Oversees credit management and collections
  • Oversees accounting personnel needs including selecting, coaching, and training employees and evaluating employee performance. Provides input into termination, compensation, and promotion decisions
  • Set goals and objectives to measure performance

Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field
  • Experience: 5-10 years accounting experience
  • Advanced knowledge of QuickBooks, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Outlook and the ability to learn our proprietary software
  • Strong understanding of tax codes and laws

Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Critical thinking and complex problem solving
  • Judgement and decision making
  • Service oriented
  • Adaptability
  • Cost consciousness
  • Planning and organizing
  • Project management

*The company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Email resumes to cory@tomkraemerinc.com

Recycling Center Operator
Perform all related tasks within the shop/recycling center as needed. Give excellent customer service with the best possible customer experience in mind. Help residential and commercial customers as they come in to drop off items, maintain a clean and neat facility, help with miscellaneous maintenance and salvage or repair items as time allows.

Duties and Essential Job Functions:

  • Open and close each day, responsible for till and cash balance
  • Help all residential and commercial customers
  • Answer questions related to disposal and recycling
  • Maintain a clean and organized yard and disposal areas
  • Maintain a clean and neat shop
  • Properly separate and save all different items of value (brass, wire, electronics, motors, etc.)
  • Give miscellaneous support (i.e. sticker containers, paint, cut boards, etc.) as necessary
  • Salvage reusable items (mowers, furniture, building materials, small engines, etc.)

Qualifications:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to work alone
  • Multitasking
  • Self motivated, task oriented
  • Clean and neat with attention to detail
  • A good mechanical aptitude is a plus.

Requirements:

  • Forklift operation
  • Equipment operator (loader backhoe and skid loader)
  • Recycling equipment operation (bailer, can crusher, etc.)
  • Lift 50lbs

*The company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Email resumes to cory@tomkraemerinc.com

Now Hiring in Glenwood:

We have no available positions at this time. Please check back for updates!

Local CDL Truck Driver - Full Time

Tom Kraemer Inc. has an immediate opening for a motivated, experienced CDL truck driver. Tom Kraemer Inc. has been a family owned company since 1938 and continues to provide employees with a positive, safe, success-driven work environment. We are currently seeking a driver for our Glenwood location. If you are a licensed CDL Driver who is looking for a rewarding, local opportunity packed with benefits, we want to hear from you!

Benefits Include:

  • Home every night
  • Monday-Friday/No weekends; unless extra hours are desired
  • No working holidays
  • Paid hourly, time-and-a-half over 40 hours
  • Health insurance provided
  • Uniforms provided
  • Other benefits include: paid time off, paid holidays, and a retirement plan with employer contribution

Expectations Include:

  • Treating customers in a friendly and professional manner
  • Willingness to work 50-60 hours’ weekly
  • At least 2 years of driving experience or recent graduation from truck driving school
  • GED or high school diploma equivalency
  • Flexibility with willingness to perform all tasks assigned
  • Operate equipment safely and effectively

Requirements:

  • Class B Commercial Driver’s License (Class A preferred)
  • Pass a pre-employment DOT drug test and physical
  • Clean driving record and clean criminal record
  • Able to read and write in the English language
  • Able to lift at least 50 lbs., safely climb up/tarp roll-off dumpsters, strap containers

*The company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Email resumes to cory@tomkraemerinc.com
Fax resumes to 320-685-4231
Or call 320-224-7384 for more details

Tom Kraemer Inc.
16994 County Road 158, Cold Spring, MN 56320

Transfer/Public Drop-Off Operator
Tom Kraemer Inc. has an immediate opening for a Transfer/Public Drop-Off Operator at our Glenwood location. Tom Kraemer Inc. has been a family owned company since 1938 and continues to provide employees with a positive, fun, success-driven work environment where employees understand that providing exceptional customer service is not just a goal, but the heart of who we are.

Job Summary:
Perform all related tasks within the transfer and public drop center as needed. Help residential and commercial customers as they come in to drop off items, keep all work areas neat and organized.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Help residential and commercial customers by providing excellent customer service
  • Operate the transfer station: sort loads, load transfer trailers, etc.
  • Operate the recycle area: sort, organize and/or load recycle items (i.e. appliances, e-waste, etc.)
  • Keep yard, transfer, and recycle area very neat and organized
  • Balance the till (POS system) daily
  • Provide volume reports if/as needed (i.e. track how much volume goes in/out of transfer)

Other Duties:

  • Perform various minor maintenance
  • Perform various odd jobs as needed (i.e. cutting grass, pickup up blown litter from yard, etc.)

Requirements:

  • On time
  • Able or willing to learn POS computer system
  • Able or willing to learn to operate skid-loader, loader, and forklift
  • Lift 35 lbs
  • Speak, read and write the English language
  • Willingness to assist or perform a wide-range of tasks

*The company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Email resumes to cory@tomkraemerinc.com

Now Hiring in Blaine:

Local CDL Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time

Tom Kraemer Inc. has an immediate opening for a motivated, experienced CDL truck driver. Tom Kraemer Inc. has been a family owned company since 1938 and continues to provide employees with a positive, safe, success-driven work environment. We are currently seeking a driver to deliver and pickup storage containers out of our Blaine location. If you are a licensed CDL Driver who is looking for a rewarding, local opportunity packed with benefits, we want to hear from you!

Benefits Include:

  • Home every night
  • Monday-Friday/No weekends
  • No holidays
  • Paid hourly, time-and-a-half over 40 hours
  • Health insurance provided
  • Uniforms provided
  • Other benefits include: paid time off, paid holidays, and a retirement plan with employer contribution

Expectations Include:

  • Operate equipment safely and effectively
  • Treating customers in a friendly and professional manner
  • Able to perform light duty mechanic work
  • Willingness to work 50-60 hours weekly
  • At least 1 year of driving experience or recent graduation from truck driving school
  • Flexibility with willingness to perform all tasks assigned

Requirements:

  • CDL class A license
  • Pass a pre-employment DOT drug test and physical
  • Clean driving record and clean criminal record
  • Able to read and write in the English language
  • Able to lift at least 50 lbs. / strap containers

*The company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Email resumes to cory@tomkraemerinc.com
Fax resumes to 320-685-4231
Or call 320-685-8226 for more details

Tom Kraemer Inc.
16994 County Road 158, Cold Spring, MN 56320

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