Laborer - Bridge Construction

Osceola, IA posted on June 5

General Info
Job Type: Full-Time

Cunningham-Reis is looking for entry level and skilled labor to build bridges throughout the State of Iowa. 
This position will perform manual labor on all phases of bridge construction including demolition, substructure and superstructure using various types of tools. Travel to various job sites through out the State of Iowa. 

Company Info

Cunningham-Ries , LLC - a division of Manatts, Inc.,  is a long established, family owned business that primarily performs bridge construction and repair for the State and Counties in Iowa, and also a few private structures. The long range objective of our Company is the continuous development of a growing and prospering business through which customers, employees and the company will benefit.

Career Path:
Cunningham-Reis is an equal opportunity employer that strives to retain its employees and promote from within. Our company offers an approved informal training and promotion program.

Job Description

This position involves various aspects of bridge construction and includes but is not limited to:

  • Building forms
  • Pour , level and finish concrete
  • Use of basic tools including but not limited to, shovel, pick, or jackhammer
  • Tie rebar
  • Bridge decking.
  • Must be able to stand/walk for long periods of time, bend, and squat, frequently lift 50+ lbs. and endure weather extremes.
  • Follow instructions and work safely
  • Work is throughout the State of Iowa, travel may be required as the job location changes. Overnight stays may be required.  
  • Reliability is a must

Physical requirements

Stand, climb, bend, kneel, lift and balance

Lift 50+ pounds on a regular basis

Work safely in various adverse weather conditions including heat, cold, rain, snow, mud, etc. 

Pre-employment drug screen is required.


Cunningham-Reis, LLC offers a very competitive benefits package:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness Program
  • Flex Benefits Program
  • 401k/Roth IRA Retirement Plan 
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Short term disability
  • Paid holidays 
  • Employee on spouse's health insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Funeral Leave
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Safety boot program

Cunningham-Reis is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.