Manatt's Inc Plant Operator - Portable Asphalt in Newton, Iowa

Company Info

The success Manatts, Inc., enjoys today in the construction industry started more than 60 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 Portable Asphalt Plant has and immediate opening for a Plant Operator. Responsibilities include operating a computer system that controls the functioning of the plant, communicating with field personnel on project requirements, setting up, tearing down and daily maintenance of the plant, storage bins and supporting equipment, and additional laborer duties, as needed.


  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Self-directed nature

  • Effective communication skills

  • Computer knowledge

  • Attention to detail

  • Class B CDL or willing to obtain

  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with others

  • This is a seasonal position based out of Newton, Iowa that requires travel.


  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Life & AD&D Insurance

  • 401k Retirement Plan

  • Short Term Disability Insurance

  • Wellness Program

  • Flex Plan

  • Paid Holidays

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