- Des Moines, IA 50303
- Grimes, IA 50111
- Johnston, IA 50131
- Urbandale, IA 50322
- Ames, IA 50010
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Years of Experience: 1 year
Minimum Education Required: High School/GED
Salary Range: Based on experience and location
Locations: Des Moines, IA & surrounding areas; and other job locations include: Cedar Rapids, IA; Council Bluffs, IA; Sioux City, IA; Lincoln, NE; Fayetteville, NC; Raleigh, NC
United Contractors, Inc. is an Iowa-based highway construction company with over 50 years of experience in the industry. Our primary focus is bridge construction, barrier rail, retaining walls, demolition, and materials recycling. Subsidiary companies are involved in concrete sawing, core drilling, and joint sealing (All Concrete Cutting Co.) and sanitary sewer CIPP relining (United Pipe Renewal).
We are currently expanding our business, and seek hardworking and dependable bridge construction laborers to join our company on bridge projects in the Des Moines, IA area. Current projects are located in Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, and North Carolina. Successful applicants should have a valid driver's license and be able to use hand tools, effectively work at heights, shovel materials and tie reinforcing steel, drive nails, lift up to 50 pounds regularly, follow safety rules, and work with a positive attitude. Applicants must be willing to travel, as the job requires.
Comprehensive insurance includes dental, short-term disability, health, life, prescription, and vision. EMPLOYEE COVERAGE IS FREE after 2 months of service, and families may be added at a low premium. Other benefits include employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), 401k, year-end bonuses, training expenses and on-the job training, vacation, per diem, military and funeral leave, among other benefits.
Signing Bonus of $1,000 available after 6 months of employment.
Typical hires include laborers, carpenters, crane operators, truck drivers, mechanics, project managers, estimators, and field superintendents. We strongly encourage promotion from within our ranks, and are therefore keen on providing you the tools for your own personal and professional growth.
If interested in joining our team, please apply for immediate consideration.
Please visit www.unitedcontractors.net for more information regarding our company.
Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with
disabilities are encouraged to apply.