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Manatt's Inc Crew Foreman in Brooklyn, Iowa

Company Info

The success Manatts, Inc., enjoys today in the construction industry started more than 70 years ago. Back then, it was one man, one truck, and now our team of employees numbers more than 700 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.

Job Description

Our Sealcoat/Stabilization Division has a Crew Foreman opening for the 2020 construction season.

Responsibilities include supervising and coordinating the activities of work crews engaged in soil stabilization and seal coat in areas including parking lots, driveways, streets and highways. The foreman will operate equipment supporting soil stabilization and seal coat. This individual will directly supervise 4 or more non-supervisory employees and carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees, planning, assigning, and directing work, appraising performance, rewarding and disciplining employees, addressing complaints, and resolving problems. Submission of daily paperwork is required.


  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction, construction methods, interpretation of plans and specifications

  • Previous grading and operating experience, a plus

  • Ability to read plans, excellent problem solving skills, and a strong mechanical aptitude

  • Effective communication and leadership skills

  • Basic computer skills and math skills necessary

  • Current driver's license and acceptable driving record

  • Class B CDL license with Tanker and Hazmat endorsements preferred

  • Overnight travel is required.

  • This is a full-time seasonal position based out of Brooklyn, Iowa


  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

  • 401K Retirement Plan

  • Short Term Disability Insurance

  • Wellness Program

  • Flex Plan

  • Paid Holidays

  • Per Diem, per Company policy