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Job Title: Underground Utilities Equipment Operators and Underground Utilities Laborers
  • Experienced only

  • Must be dependable, have own transportation

  • Monday – Friday some weekends as needed

  • Salary depends on experience.

  • In person interviews only; call to set appointment: interview will be with owner of company.

  • Ames Trenching & Excavating

  • 1509 E Lincoln Way

  • Ames, Iowa

  • 515-232-6837

Job Title: Sign Production
  • Location: Ames

  • Type: FT/PT

  • Short Job Description: Duties include producing various types of signs in a vinyl sign shop (from small vinyl lettering to banners to larger building signs and displays). Successful candidate will possess a strong attention to detail, be able to work independently and have some experience using power tools. Work is performed in a fast paced environment under deadlines. Previous experience working in a sign shop is helpful, but not required.

  • Link to Full Listing: www.signproames.com

  • Contact Name: Stephanie Nigh

  • Contact Email: steph@signproames.com

  • Contact Phone: 515-232-4500

Job Title: Laborer
  • Location: Ames, IA

  • Type: General contractor

  • Short Job Description: Assist superintendent/immediate foreman, perform general labor tasks including loading/unloading materials, and clean up of job site.

  • Link to Full Listing: www.haroldpikeconstruction.com

  • Contact Name: Curtis Pike

  • Contact Email: HR@hpikeconst.com

  • Contact Phone: 515-232-3133

Job Title: Carpenter
  • Location: Ames, IA

  • Type: general contractor

  • Short Job Description: Knowledge of rough carpentry, work alone or with assistance, competent with power tools and equipment

  • Link to Full Listing: www.haroldpikeconstruction.com

  • Contact Name: Curtis Pike

  • Contact Email: HR@hpikeconst.com

  • Contact Phone: 515-232-3133

Job Title: Field Superintendent
  • Location: Ames, IA

  • Type: general contractor

  • Short Job Description: Responsible for the day-today onsite management of projects. Provide direction & supervision to crew. Perform demolition, concrete work, framework and other construction related tasks as needed. Understand plans and specifications. Orders materials, tools and equipment. Ensures job has safe working conditions & safe work practices in place. Communicate with project manager. Utilize software and email as necessary. Complete and submit paperwork as needed. Attend meetings and training as assigned. Work with owner and architect

  • Link to Full Listing: www.haroldpikeconstruction.com

  • Contact Name: Curtis Pike

  • Contact Email: HR@hpikeconst.com

  • Contact Phone: 515-232-3133

Job Title: Asphalt Quality Control Technician
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT Seasonal

  • Short Job Description: Testing, inspecting and monitoring products at various stages of the production process. Complying, recording and evaluating statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products. Data entry, graphing or charting for analysis. Additional duties as required

  • Link to Full Listingvhttps://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/511833?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: Concrete Foreman
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT Seasonal

  • Short Job Description: Our Ames Division has an opening for the construction season for Concrete Foreman. This individual will work with and directly supervise 6-8 non-supervisory employees and carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include coordinating the activities of work crews engaged in preparing and placing concrete for handwork and curb and gutter machine work, ensuring the quality of placed concrete in all areas, training employees, planning assigning and directing work, appraising performance, rewarding and disciplining employees, addressing complaints and resolving problems and additional duties as assigned. Daily paperwork is required to ensure time cards and job quantities are correct and additional duties as assigned.

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/501171?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: Concrete Saw Operator
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT Seasonal

  • Short Job Description: Our Ames Paving Division has an opening for the 2020 construction season for a Concrete Saw Operator. Soft cut, center-line, and quickie saw experience on mainline pavement preferred. Qualified applicants must be able to stand on feet for extended period of time and able to work long hours. Previous equipment operating experience a plus. Acceptable driving record required. CDL preferred or must be willing to obtain after hire. This is a full-time seasonal position with majority of projects located in and around the Ames area. This individual will start working as soon as weather permits. Training may be provided to candidates to obtain experience and/or certifications, as needed

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/504389?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: Crew Truck Driver
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT Seasonal

  • Short Job Description: Our Ames division has an opening for the 2020 construction season for a Crew Truck Driver. Responsibilities include driving truck equipped with dump body to transport and dump loose materials such as old pavement. Qualified applicants must have an acceptable driving record, current DOT Physical, and a Class A or Class B CDL This individual will start working as soon as weather and work load permits. This is a full time seasonal position, works in and around the Ames area

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/504385?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: Excavator Operator
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT Seasonal

  • Short Job Description: Ability to operate heavy equipment such as motor graders, excavators, and skidloader in a productive manner and in compliance with the company’s operating safety policies and procedures. Ability to take direction from site supervisor to complete daily tasks and meet project goals for job site. Ensure company equipment, material, and the work site are maintained, kept clean, and stored in a safe manner. Perform manual tasks as needed for construction of safe job sites in and around the Ames, Iowa area Be a team oriented individual who works in tandem with team members to deliver high quality completed projects for our clients

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/501178?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: General Laborer - Asphalt Crew
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT Seasonal

  • Short Job Description: Our Ames Asphalt Division has an opening for the construction season for a General Laborer on our asphalt crew. This position involves working as a general laborer by performing manual labor tasks such as shoveling and raking hot asphalt and other construction materials involved in asphalt paving. Duties include setting stringline for asphalt paving which regularly requires walking and bending over for long periods of time. Must be willing to learn to operate various small pieces of equipment. Some equipment experience a plus.

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/501173?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: General Laborer - Concrete Crew
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT Seasonal

  • Short Job Description: Our Ames Concrete Crew has an opening for the construction season for a General Laborer. Job duties include preparing and placing concrete for handwork and curb and gutter machine work, manual labor such as digging, leveling, and spreading dirt, gravel or earth and other construction materials by using hand tools. Pounding stakes, removing forms for set concrete, and other non-machine tasks are performed on a regular basis. Must be willing to learn to operate various small pieces of equipment. Some equipment experience a plus. CDL preferred, must be willing to obtain.

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/501174?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: Ready Mix Dispatcher
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT

  • Short Job Description: Our Ames, Iowa Ready Mix division is currently looking for a Ready Mix Dispatcher to help serve our Ames area customers. This individual directly supervises and coordinates activities of 15 to 25 drivers engaged in the daily delivering of RM concrete to customers. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following: Promotes, rewards, disciplines, addresses complaints and resolves problems regarding employees. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with Company policies and applicable laws. Oversees loading and dispatching of RM drivers and trucks. Plans routes and schedules for delivery of RM concrete. Ensures established routes and schedules are maintained. Schedules outside trucks to assist in deliveries on busy days. When needed, approves and codes timecards & delivery tickets. Directs activities of drivers by two-way radio or other available communication method. Issues equipment to drivers such as material handling supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE). May be required to load/unload trucks. During absence of other dispatch personnel, additional tasks may be required. Secondary functions of general laborer and other duties may be assigned.

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/508082?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: Yard/Plant Maintenance Person
  • Location: Ames, Iowa

  • Type: FT

  • Short Job Description: We have an immediate opening in Ames for a Yard/Plant Maintenance Person. This job will entail working with a crew of employees to repair and maintain our facility in Ames. Knowledge and ability to troubleshoot electrical and pneumatic systems is helpful. An understanding of material handling systems, such as conveyor belts, a plus. Qualified applicants must be a motivated self-starter striving to complete assignments as efficiently as possible. Strong communication skills required in order to be productive team member. Although ability is critical, the attitude and willingness to work as a team and be motivated to learn are bigger considerations. Class A CDL preferred, but willing to help obtain after hire. This is a year round position to be performed outside in inclement weather, based out of Ames, Iowa.

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/504398?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: Ready Mix Driver
  • Location: Ames, IA

  • Type: FT Seasonal

  • Short Job Description: Our Ames Ready Mix Plant has an immediate opening for a Ready Mix Truck Driver. Responsibilities include driving truck to deliver concrete mix to job sites. Qualified candidates must have an acceptable driving record and strong customer relation skills. Current DOT Physical Class B CDL with airbrakes endorsement required, Class A preferred. Training may be provided to candidates to obtain experience and/or certifications, as needed This is a full time seasonal position and includes full benefits package.

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/504285?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

Job Title: General Laborer - Skidloader/Mini Excavator Experience
  • Location: Ames, IA

  • Type: FT

  • Short Job Description: Our Ames division has an opening for the 2020 construction season for a General Laborer with Skidloader/Mini Excavator Experience. Responsibilities include building intake structures. Using tools to dig up and and remove old intake, haul it off and form up a new ones. Must have skidloader and mini excavator experience Qualified applicants must have an acceptable driving record, current DOT Physical, and a Class A or Class B CDL

  • Link to Full Listing: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/504405?appsource=ccp

  • Contact Name: Susan Esther

  • Contact Email: susane@manatts.com

  • Contact Phone: 6415229206

 

General Service Technician
  • Location: Ames

  • Type: Full-Time

  • Job Description: Freedom Tire is looking for a general service technician. Duties include but are not limited to oil changes, tire rotations, and installation of new tires.

  • Link to Full Listing: www.freedomtire.com

  • Contact Name: Quentin Crowner

  • Contact Email: qgcfreedomtire@qwestoffice.net

  • Contact Phone: 515-232-6003

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