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Manatt's Inc Concrete Saw Foreman in Ankeny, Iowa

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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 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.


The Concrete Saw Foreman’s key responsibility will be enabling the completion of jobs in a timely manner by scheduling and overseeing the saw crew, ensuring equipment and materials are enough, repairing and maintaining equipment, training crew and assisting with special projects as assigned.


  • Perform daily safety and maintenance checks.

  • Travel to jobsite (or multiple jobsites) and perform full depth sawing of pavement.

  • Operate a concrete saw to make clean, accurate expansion/control joint cuts on finished concrete pavements (roadways, runways, and other surfaces).

  • Accurate reporting of times, measurements, and other details of work performed.

  • Perform and document pre and post trip vehicle and equipment inspections.

  • Conduct post-cut inspections; remedy mistakes or other inaccuracies without impacting the integrity and quality of finished products/surfaces.

  • Clean equipment as necessary and perform routine maintenance.

  • Manage crew to minimize overtime and communicate when overtime is required.

  • Ability to communicate to a Superintendent equipment and manpower needs to meet schedules and deadlines.


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Ability to pass a pre-employment and random drug screens.

    Ability to work alone and with others.

    Able to self-manage.

    Have a good attitude and work ethic.

    Reliable transportation

    OSHA 10 or OSHA 30-Hour Training Card in construction a plus.

    Education and/or Experience

    3+ years of concrete saw operator experience, required.


  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Paid Time Off

  • Life and AD & D Insurance

  • 401K Retirement Plan

  • Short Term Disability Insurance

  • Flex Plan

  • Wellness Program

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Days Off

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