Staff Accountant

Company: Miles Sand & Gravel Company
Location: Puyallup, WA
Position Type: Full Time
Hours: Primarily 7:30 - 4:00pm Monday - Friday (at times, working hours may be earlier or later)
Application Closing Date: February 28, 2019 or until filled
Compensation: DOE - Hourly

Job Description:

Provide accounting support for Miles Sand & Gravel Company.  The successful candidate will be highly inquisitive about how the company works and how we can improve processes.  This includes great organizational skills and being a self-starter.  The best way to learn will be to get out in the operations a couple of times a month.  This position will provide general accounting support and regulatory record keeping services for the company.  Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Reporting for regulatory compliance
  • Inventory reconciliation
  • Cost accounting
  • GL account reconciliations
  • Internal and external financial reporting
  • Depreciation and depletion
  • Financial analysis
  • Able to help with developing and documenting procedures


Job Skills and Requirements:

  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to be a self-starter who is capable of completing job duties with minimal supervision.
  • Inquisitive and curious about how and why we do things the way we do and questioning if there is a better way to do things.
  • Ability to follow-up on tasks in a timely manner and see them through to completion.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize work.
  • Attention to detail with high aptitude of problem solving skills.
  • Strong technology skills including advanced Excel. Experience with Microsoft GP Dynamics is a plus.
  • Excellent driving record.
  • Travel to and spend time at plants.
  • The ability to function in an office environment as well as the Company’s industrial environment including outdoor weather conditions.

Required Education and/or Experience:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in accounting. In lieu of a degree, equivalent job experience will be considered.


The Miles Group of Companies includes Miles Sand & Gravel Company and Miles Resources, LLC.  Miles Sand & Gravel Company is a 4th generation, family owned producer of aggregates and ready-mix concrete for the construction industry.   Miles Resources, LLC is a general contractor specializing in civil construction and asphalt paving.  Our corporate office is located in Puyallup, WA with facilities in western WA – from the Canadian border to Tenino.  We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug free company.  We have an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, paid time off and retirement plan.   Please type in the subject line of email replies.

Email/Fax resumes to or apply in person:

Miles Sand & Gravel Company (Main Office)
400 Valley Ave NE
Puyallup, WA 98372
Fax – 253.444.0744