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Asphalt Laborer - Grimes Asphalt: Des Moines, IA in Des Moines, IA at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Grimes Asphalt and Paving Corporation was founded in 1972 and is based in Des Moines, IA. Grimes is in an optimum position to serve our clients with a convenient location that has 300 ton an hour capacity. Our equipment is outfitted with the latest technology to better assist with your detailed project. Our Des Moines, Iowa asphalt paving company offers expertise in the production and paving of hot mix asphalt. Making us your one stop in paving construction.

Grimes Asphalt is currently seeking a Roller/Operator with previous experience


  • Understand Compaction and Density
  • Experience running a Breakdown or Finish Roller
  • Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) at all time in designated areas and operational production areas
  • Comply with all OSHA regulations
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Willingness to learn
  • Assist other crews

Physical Requirements

  • Climb ladders and rake (luteing)
  • Carry a 5 gallon bucket weighing 50 pounds around the job site
  • Lift a and move a 5 gallon bucket weighing up to 65 pounds from different heights
  • Be able to stand, walk, use hands and fingers to manipulate objects or controls, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions.
  • Reach with hand and arms above shoulders
  • Shovel 5 pounds of material for extended periods of time

Benefits Offered:

  • Health Insurance - Two Options with Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Life Insurance - Lincoln Financial Group
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan - Wells Fargo Financial
  • Additional voluntary products are available that include, but are not limited to Dental Insurance with Delta Dental and Vision Insurance with Vision Service Plan (VSP)
  • Access to our Wellness Coordinator