• Ability to understand plans and grade stakes to complete tasks per specification
  • Train other in pipe laying and Grade Checking
  • Guide excavator operator with Grade and Safety
  • Operate a variety of equipment, vehicles and hand and power tools
  • Able to pre-plan



  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to check slopes and grades using lasers, levels, and GPS
  • Able to locate existing utilities using vac trailer and shovels
  • Ability to follow procedures and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to make decisions and problem solve
  • Accept responsibility for actions
  • Time management
  • Ability to work with a variety of personalities and individuals
  • Communicate with Superintendent and co-workers
  • Clean driver’s license
  • Able to lift 75lbs
  • Health card
  • Be dependable and trustworthy
  • Pass pre-employment drug test
  • EEO Drug Free Work environment
    • Position is considered Safety Sensitive



  • Davis Bacon wages
  • 401K/Roth
  • HSA
  • Health Insurance
  • On-site training
  • Pay increases
  • Bonus Opportunities


Gladen Construction, Inc. is a third generation family owned company in north central Minnesota, that’s involved in all types of Heavy and Highway Construction.  Our main office and shop is located 14 miles south of Bemidji, MN on US highway 71. 

As a company we have talents and expertise that enable us to be more diversified, such as all types of Excavating, Grading, Large Box Culverts, Piping, Utilities, Reclamation, State, County, Township, Railroad, and Mining work.  Our employees have good ideas and have the work ethic of our parents and grandparents.  Gladen Construction Inc. is proud of the work we do and personnel that motivate our company.  With our fleet of modern equipment, a very competent group of supervisory personnel and experienced operators, Gladen Construction Inc. is confident that we can do any type of earth moving projects in the Highway and Heavy Construction fields. 

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.