River City Paving Equipment Operator in Dubuque, Iowa

COMPANY OVERVIEW

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.

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.

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

BENEFITS

Benefit package is offered through the Union.