Are you currently a foreman or a lead man with a positive attitude, the knowledge to build bridges and ability to safely manage a crew? Join us!! Cunningham-Reis, the bridge division of Manatt's, Inc., is seeking a Bridge Foreman/Superintendent. This position will direct all aspects of bridge construction by managing and working along side a crew. All work is within the State of Iowa. Overnight stays may be required based upon the job location. This position requires a strong understanding of heavy highway and bridge building, heavy equipment operation and safety. NCCCO crane certification is a plus. High school diploma or GED is required. Some college or vocational with focus on construction or construction management is preferred but not required. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of bridge experience and a minimum of 1 year of supervisory experience. We offer a competitive wage and exceptional benefits package.

Career Path:
Manatt's, Inc. 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 a working knowledge of the various aspects of bridge construction and includes but is not limited to:

  • The ability to read and build from plans, blueprints and specs and coordinate all phases of bridge construction
  • Train new crew members to work safely and efficiently
  • Confer and coordinate with management, subcontractors and inspectors to complete all job phases
  • Inspect and perform basic equipment maintenance
  • This is a working supervisory position, you must be willing to work alongside your crew as necessary
  • Have the organizational skills to maintain and turn in time sheets, inspection logs, traffic control and other necessary paperwork as required
  • Maintain a safe job site
  • Perform other duties as required

Physical requirements

Stand, climb, bend, kneel, lift and balance for extended periods of time

Lift 50+ pounds on a regular basis

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

Pre-employment drug and physical screen is required.


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life and AD&D insurance
  • 401K retirement plan
  • Short-term disability insurance
  • Flex plan
  • Paid holidays
  • Wellness program
  • Weekly pay with direct deposit
  • Company vehicle
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We are an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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