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River City Paving Equipment Operator in Dubuque, Iowa

We are seeking a qualified Equipment Operator to join our innovative construction team!

POSITION SUMMARY

Under the direction of the foreman, equipment operators will be responsible for operating several types of power construction equipment in a safe and efficient manner. This equipment may include, but is not limited to, asphalt pavers, backhoes, asphalt rollers, front-end loaders, dozers, graders, compactors, and other pieces of equipment. On the job training will provide the knowledge and skills to become a productive member of one of our crews.

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.

BENEFITS

Benefit package is offered through the Union.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be at least 18 years old

  • Reliable transportation

  • Valid driver’s license preferred

  • Ability to obtain Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), if required

  • Previous equipment operating experience preferred

  • Physically fit to perform the job functions including the ability to stand, squat, bend, lift, and walk for long durations

  • 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

    ABOUT THE COMPANY

    River City Paving, established in 1992, is a family-owned asphalt production and placement company headquartered in Dubuque, IA. Like all road base installation, River City Paving employees form the foundation of our business. Our entrepreneurial culture thrives on a diverse mix of abilities – allowing us to create innovative solutions while opening doors in new and emerging markets. We want everyone on our tight-knit team to play an active role in growing our business, and we encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible, and down-to-earth. We do not ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it. Our reputation for ethical behavior enables us to attract and retain the best talent and loyal customers Northeastern Iowa has to offer. To learn about our team, visit us at: www.rivercity-paving.com.

    EOE, including disability/vets

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