United Contractors, Inc. General Laborer in Des Moines, Iowa
Job Type: Full-time
Minimum Years of Experience: 1 year
Minimum Education Required: High School/GED
Salary Range: $18+/hour (Based on experience)
United Pipe Renewal, Inc. (UPR), a subsidiary of United Contractors, Inc. & Subsidiaries, is a pipeline rehabilitation company using a patented trenchless technology to install cured in place pipe inside existing wastewater piping systems to extend the life of the system for up to 50 years. Our technology eliminates the need to dig up yards, streets, and utilities. It allows for a more timely rehabilitation with little impact on the owner or the general public. Current jobs are in Iowa, Minnesota, Ohio, and North Carolina, but we do travel nationwide.
Duties and training include camera/video work of pipelines, cleaning pipelines with water jetter, preparing liners for installation, operation of boiler and other related equipment, being lowered into a manhole on a tripod and harness to work for short periods of time in a manhole, and driving pickups. We will train to obtain your CDL License and a raise will be included upon completion.
Skills needed include the ability to work closely with 4-5 co-workers as a team, use hand tools, follow safety rules and use common sense on the jobsite, fill out forms and keep track of information, organization, and learn new skills.
Must be willing to travel for one to two weeks at a time, depending on where we are working. Must be able to share a hotel room with a co-worker. Must have a valid drivers license.
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.
$1,000 Signing Bonus is available after 6 months of employment.
Please apply online or feel free to call Paul at 515-276-6162.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS POSITION IS FOR UNITED PIPE RENEWAL, A SUBSIDIARY OF UNITED CONTRACTORS, INC.