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L.L. Pelling Company, Inc. Asphalt Plant Laborer in Iowa City, Iowa

What You'd Be Doing

  • Physically demanding work for 10+ hours in outside weather conditions from April to the beginning of November

  • Assisting others to ensure the asphalt plant runs smoothly

  • Using a shovel, screwdriver, wrench, pneumatic hammer/drill, and other hand tools to move aggregates and for light repairs

  • Walking, crouching, shoveling, bending, and other physcially demanding movements throughout the day

Seasonal Employment

Working as a seasonal employee is a way of life. You work hard - in outdoor conditions - for 8 months but then get 4 months of free time to do what you want. Most employees file for unemployment and relax, travel, or hunt during the off season. Just because you're seasonal doesn't mean we skimp on the benefits!

Full Benefit Package

  • 5 days Paid Time Off each season

  • Paid holidays

  • Weekly paychecks

  • Generous 401k match

  • Health insurance (we pay 80% of the cost!)

  • Dental & vision insurance

  • Free life insurance for the employee, spouse, and dependent child(ren)

  • AFLAC, Allstate, & Colonial supplemental insurance

  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance

  • Voluntary term life insurance

  • Company events, gifts, and service milestone recognition

Position Requirements

  • Dependable attendance. Arrive to work on-time, ready to go every day

  • Able to work in all weather conditions

  • Climb up and down to heights of 100 feet

  • Have clarity of speech and hearing to communicate effectively

  • Have sufficient vision including depth perception and peripheral vision

  • Have sufficient manual dexterity to use hand tools for light repair and maintenance

  • Lift, push, pull, and/or carry up to 50 pounds as needed

  • Stand, sit, squat, kneel, bend, crouch, twist, reach, and climb

Work Schedule

  • Work overtime on a regular basis

  • Available to work overnight and on weekends

If you’re looking for a rewarding career with great benefits and family culture, LL Pelling could be the place for you. Since 1948, we've built our business on the principles of integrity, quality, and safety. It means we treat our employees like family; we pay well, ensure safe work environments, and offer great benefits - some of the best in the construction industry! If you're looking for an employer with a solid reputation that pays well and treats you right, then join our team!

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