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Manatt's Inc General Laborers in Johnston, Iowa

The success Manatts, Inc., enjoys today in the construction industry started 75 years ago. Back then, it was one man, one truck, and now our team of employees numbers more than 750 strong. We have dozens of ready-mix and asphalt production facilities around the state of Iowa. Our massive fleet of dump and ready-mix trucks serves thousands of job sites every year. In addition, our concrete and asphalt paving divisions, along with our various other crews, complete hundreds of projects every season.

Our Metro Paving Division has openings for General Laborers. This position involves working as a general laborer by performing manual labor tasks. These positions requires walking and bending over for long periods of time.


  • Must be willing to learn to operate various small pieces of equipment.

  • Some Bobcat experience a plus.

  • Previous string line experience a plus.

  • This is a full-time seasonal position based in Johnston with the bulk of job duties in and around the Des Moines Metro area.


  • Successful applicants should have their own way to get to and from the job sites, safely use hand tools, handle materials and lift up to 50 pounds regularly, follow safety rules, and work with a positive attitude.

  • Training may be provided to candidates to obtain experience.


  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Paid Time Off

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

  • 401K Retirement Plan

  • Short-Term Disability Insurance

  • Flex Plan

  • Paid Holidays

  • Wellness Program

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