River City Paving Construction Laborer in Dubuque, Iowa
River City Paving, a division of Mathy Construction Company since 1992, is a respected leader in the asphalt paving industry. Headquartered in Dubuque, Iowa, we provide construction and pavement services throughout Northeastern Iowa.
Our company has the expertise and experience to do everything from high volume interstate paving to your driveway. We specialize in construction management and pavement design while providing customers with the most up-to-date knowledge in hot mix asphalt construction.
A tradition of commitment, quality and excellence is the foundation of our continued success. For many years, this locally managed, family-owned company has had a long-standing tradition of providing the highest quality products and services for our communities.
Under direction of the foremen, laborers will typically work on a road crew but may work at an asphalt plant or maintenance shop. A laborer’s job function will include, but not be limited to: job layout, shoveling, raking and sweeping, along with operating small equipment such as blowers, saws, compactors and jack hammers. On the job training will provide the knowledge and skills to become a productive member of one of our crews, with the potential for advancement opportunities to become an equipment operator.
This position is full-time seasonal working May through November (weather permitting). Average work days usually last up to 14 hours, requiring overtime and working Saturdays. Travel may be required in Northeastern Iowa; however, workload may also require further travel under unique circumstances. Qualified overnight stay will be compensated with per diem.
Must be at least 18 years old
Valid driver’s license preferred
Ability to obtain Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), if required
Physically fit to perform the job functions including the ability to stand, squat, bend, lift, and walk for long durations
Previous construction or physical job experience preferred
Able to communicate effectively and work in stressful situations
Ability to listen and take direction from others
Willingness to be a team player and help train less experienced employees
Benefit package is offered through the Union.