Careers

We’re growing and looking for a few great individuals to join our team in the areas listed below.

Please send resumes and inquiries to apps@landwehrconstruction.com

CURRENTLY HIRING FOR: (select position for description)

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Job Title: Trailer Technician


Exemption Status: Non-Exempt
Authorization/Supervision: Shop Foreman

Objective:

The primary function of the position will be to diagnose and repair trailers used for construction at various job sites or at the maintenance shop. This individual must be flexible and open to possible overtime and outside conditions throughout the construction season. This individual must also be able to make timely repairs, provide ongoing maintenance and monitor trailers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Inspect all trailers to determine needed repairs.
  • Discuss trailer problems with supervisor and others as needed.
  • Repair, replace, calibrate, adjust and/or rebuild components.
  • Test repaired trailers for proper operation.
  • Inspect, add and/or change fluids and lubricants for all types of trailers.
  • Check and replace worn parts and perform other routine service and maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools, equipment and commercial motor vehicles.
  • Perform necessary welding and fabrication.
  • Remain current with knowledge of trailers to be serviced.
  • Assist with ordering parts, materials and supplies needed for repair and maintenance.
  • Use of electronic maintenance system to create work orders, track labor hours and materials.
  • Perform related duties as assigned by the Shop Foreman.
  • Maintain orderliness and cleanliness while working at job sites and at the shop.
  • Understand and adhere to all safety regulations.
  • Understand and adhere to the Personal Protection Equipment requirements.

Education and Experience:

Class A Commercial Driver’s License is preferred, or ability and willingness to obtain.
DOT Certification is preferred, or ability and willingness to obtain.

Company Environment:

Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a fifth-generation company with its original start in 1895. Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a diverse construction company focusing in areas including, but not limited to, demolition, box culverts, highway heavy, utility, crane rental, energy and helical piers. Landwehr Construction, Inc. employs both union and non-union staff and works primarily in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

*Company Benefits:

*This is a full time, non-union position. Landwehr Construction offers a competitive salary and benefits package including 401(k), HSA, PTO, Tool Allowance, and Uniform Service. Landwehr Construction is an equal opportunity employer.

 


Job Title: Heavy Equipment Technician


Exemption Status: Non-Exempt
Authorization/Supervision: Shop Foreman

Objective:

The primary function of the position will be to diagnose and repair heavy construction equipment at various job sites or at the maintenance shop. This individual must be flexible and open to possible overtime and outside conditions throughout the construction season. This individual must also be able to make timely equipment repairs, provide ongoing maintenance, and monitor equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate and inspect all construction equipment to determine needed repairs.
  • Discuss equipment problems with supervisor and others as needed.
  • Repair, replace, calibrate, adjust and/or rebuild components.
  • Test repaired equipment for proper operation.
  • Inspect, add and/or change fluids and lubricants for all types of equipment.
  • Check and replace worn parts and perform other routine service and maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools, equipment, motor vehicles and heavy equipment.
  • Perform necessary welding and fabrication.
  • Remain current with knowledge of equipment to be serviced.
  • Assist with ordering parts, materials and supplies needed for repair and maintenance.
  • Use of electronic maintenance system to create work orders, track labor hours and materials.
  • Perform related duties as assigned by the Shop Foreman.
  • Maintain orderliness and cleanliness while working at job sites and at the shop.
  • Understand and adhere to all safety regulations.
  • Understand and adhere to the Personal Protection Equipment requirements.

Education and Experience:

Class A Commercial Driver’s License is preferred, or ability and willingness to obtain.

Company Environment:

Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a fifth-generation company with its original start in 1895. Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a diverse construction company focusing in areas including, but not limited to, demolition, box culverts, highway heavy, utility, crane rental, energy and helical piers. Landwehr Construction, Inc. employs both union and non-union staff and works primarily in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

*Company Benefits:

*This is a full time, non-union position. Landwehr Construction offers a competitive salary and benefits package including 401(k), HSA, PTO, Tool Allowance, and Uniform Service. Landwehr Construction is an equal opportunity employer.

 


Job Title: Commercial Motor Vehicle Technician


Exemption Status: Non-Exempt
Authorization/Supervision: Shop Foreman

Objective:

The primary function of the position will be to diagnose and repair commercial motor vehicles at various job sites or at the maintenance shop. This individual must be flexible and open to possible overtime and outside conditions throughout the construction season. This individual must also be able to make timely repairs, provide ongoing maintenance, and monitor vehicles.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate and inspect all commercial motor vehicles to determine needed repairs.
  • Discuss vehicle problems with supervisor and others as needed.
  • Repair, replace, calibrate, adjust and/or rebuild components.
  • Test repaired vehicles for proper operation.
  • Inspect, add and/or change fluids and lubricants for all types of commercial motor vehicles.
  • Check and replace worn parts and perform other routine service and maintenance.
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools, equipment and commercial motor vehicles.
  • Perform necessary welding and fabrication.
  • Remain current with knowledge of commercial motor vehicles to be serviced.
  • Assist with ordering parts, materials and supplies needed for repair and maintenance.
  • Use of electronic maintenance system to create work orders, track labor hours and materials.
  • Perform related duties as assigned by the Shop Foreman.
  • Maintain orderliness and cleanliness while working at job sites and at the shop.
  • Understand and adhere to all safety regulations.
  • Understand and adhere to the Personal Protection Equipment requirements.

Education and Experience:

Class A Commercial Driver’s License is preferred, or ability and willingness to obtain.
DOT Certification is preferred, or ability and willingness to obtain.

Company Environment:

Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a fifth-generation company with its original start in 1895. Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a diverse construction company focusing in areas including, but not limited to, demolition, box culverts, highway heavy, utility, crane rental, energy and helical piers. Landwehr Construction, Inc. employs both union and non-union staff and works primarily in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

*Company Benefits:

*This is a full time, non-union position. Landwehr Construction offers a competitive salary and benefits package including 401(k), HSA, PTO, Tool Allowance, and Uniform Service. Landwehr Construction is an equal opportunity employer.

 


Job Title: Construction Estimator


Saint Cloud, MN
Full-time

Job Specifications

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or construction-related curriculum or equivalent experience.
Experience: 5 years of construction-related experience required. Demolition experience preferred.

Objective:

To seek and develop opportunities to deploy the Company’s assets within the demolition industry. To produce meaningful estimates of project cost, provide management oversight of those projects through completion, and to promote a culture of success through peer/employee collaboration and recognition.

Nature and Scope

Company Environment:

Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a fifth-generation company with its original start in 1895. Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a diverse construction company focusing in areas including, but not limited to, demolition, box culverts, highway heavy, utility, crane rental, energy and helical piers. Landwehr Construction, Inc. employs both union and non-union staff and works primarily in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

Job Environment:

This position will require time being spent in the field during the construction season. The Demolition Estimator/Project Manager will interact on a day to day basis with administration, the management team, and the project workforce. This is a deadline-oriented role, where time requirements fluctuate according to the bid/project schedules. Some travel will be required as dictated by the project opportunities. The Demolition Estimator/Project Manager position is a full time, year-round position.

Relationships/Management:

The position will interact with all levels of personnel within the company including union and non-union employees, administration, other department managers and support personnel, and will interact with external sources such as engineers, subcontractors, vendors, and governmental entities.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Construction Estimator:

Provide leadership to ensure safe work practices at all times while promoting a strong culture of safety throughout the organization.
Ability to develop a complete and detailed estimate of project cost through a thorough review of project plans, specifications, job site conditions, historical data, and input from field operations.
Create opportunities for the Company to be successful through the development of industry relationships, and market insight.
Working knowledge of construction-related software to include estimating, scheduling, job cost, and takeoff applications.
Lead bid review and bid closing processes to ensure accuracy, and to evaluate project feasibility with overall Company backlog.
Stay abreast of trends and developments such as new equipment, materials, technology, and methods and procedures developing in the construction industry.
Analyze alternate construction means and methods to increase competitiveness of the bid.
Tabulate bid history by market to ensure competitiveness and maximize margin capture.
Lead the communication of estimate information to field operations at internal preconstruction meetings to ensure understanding of scope and critical means and methods of construction.
Manage and direct project teams by providing dynamic communication, coordination and follow-up to meet project goals and objectives, ensure understanding of project scope, and to ensure that project schedules and budgets are clearly defined and understood.
Ensure timeliness and accuracy of job reporting and controls such as; payroll, equipment utilization, materials, and completed quantities.
Identify and secure necessary approvals for all changes in project scope, budget, and schedule.
Maintain ongoing communication with client and provide adjustments as necessary to comply with client needs within contractual obligations.
Establish and maintain working relationships with owners, agencies, subcontractors, and engineers providing world class customer service and developing long-term partnerships with client base.
Ensure all work products are consistent with industry standards, done in accordance with good engineering practice, meet or exceed LCI quality standards, and compliant with all legal and environmental codes.
Responsible for completing projects within time and budget.
Promote positive employee relations and treats all employees with dignity and respect.
Open, honest and consistent communicator providing timely information for the good of the organization.

Character attributes/behavioral expectations/prior experiences:

  • Must be a team player.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office products including Excel and Word.
  • Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity.
  • Must be able to display a professional manner when dealing with staff, customers and outside agencies at all times.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks and manage own time efficiently.
  • Must be willing to accept and adapt to change and a fast-paced environment.
  • Needs to be able to take and give directions from and to others.
  • Must be able to be an independent thinker.
  • Ability to teach, mentor and lead.
  • Strong writing, communication, organizational, and time management skills.
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented, meet deadlines, and communicate with those requesting project help.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Landwehr Construction offers a competitive salary and benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer.

 



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Job Title: Parts Runner


Saint Cloud, MN
Full-time

Education & Experience:

Class A Commercial Driver’s License is preferred, or ability and willingness to obtain.

Objective:

The primary function of the position will be to assist shop personnel by gathering parts and other shop inventory to maintain productive work flow at the maintenance shop or at various job sites. This individual must be flexible and open to possible overtime and outside conditions throughout the construction season.

Company Environment:

Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a fifth-generation company with its original start in 1895. Landwehr Construction, Inc. is a diverse construction company focusing in areas including, but not limited to, demolition, box culverts, highway heavy, utility, crane rental, energy and helical piers. Landwehr Construction, Inc. employs both union and non-union staff and works primarily in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Iowa.

Job Environment:

This position will require time being spent in the field during the construction season. The Demolition Estimator/Project Manager will interact on a day to day basis with administration, the management team, and the project workforce. This is a deadline-oriented role, where time requirements fluctuate according to the bid/project schedules. Some travel will be required as dictated by the project opportunities. The Demolition Estimator/Project Manager position is a full time, year-round position.

Company Benefits:

This is a full time, non-union position. Landwehr Construction offers a competitive salary and benefits package including 401(k), HSA, PTO, Tool Allowance, and Uniform Service. Landwehr Construction is an equal opportunity employer.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Aid & assist in owners projects/requests in various areas
  • Direction is set for this position by shop manager & parts department.
  • Assist mechanics in the shop/field in various projects & repairs
  • Provide ability to perform shop parts running including but not limited to driving pick up w/ trailer, short periods of heavy equipment operation & forklift operation.
  • Assist in maintaining yard & equipment in an orderly fashion.
  • Perform various duties in & around the shop to maintain clean/safe work environment.

Landwehr Construction offers a competitive salary and benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer.

 



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