McAninch Corporation works primarily in or around the Des Moines metro area. There may be times when a laborer will be assigned to jobs across the state or neighboring states. As a laborer for McAninch you can play a key role in the successful completion of projects, such as:

  • Highways
  • Bridges
  • Tunnels
  • Residential & Commercial developments
  • Commercial sanitary sewer
  • Storm sewer
  • Watermain

Laborers at McAninch perform a variety of important duties that require strength, dexterity, and alertness. All laborers must do a considerable amount of the following, but are not limited to:

  • Installing & maneuvering concrete pipe
  • Vibrating concrete
  • Shoveling rock, dirt or sand
  • Lifting / carrying up to 75 lbs.
  • Removing demolished materials
  • Kneeling
  • Balancing
  • Cleaning tracks of heavy equipment
  • Climbing in and out of excavations either using earthen steps or a ladder. Excavations could be 20 feet deep or greater.

Other duties consist of working with various tools, including power tools run by gasoline, electricity, and compressed air such as:

  • 35 lb gasoline powered saws
  • 10 lb sledgehammers
  • Pumps
  • Compressors
  • Lasers
  • Vibrators

Laborers are on their feet most of the day spending nearly 100% of their time outdoors in various weather conditions. Due to the varied conditions laborers must know the hazards and safety requirements of each job.


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Why McAninch?

  • Starting wages with no experience necessary $22–$30 per hour
  • $500 Hiring Bonus (paid after 90 days of employment)
  • Paid Training
  • 100% benefits paid including; health, dental, vision, and pension
  • Gain experience with the latest technology and tools
  • Opportunities for advancement—promote from within the company



McAninch Corporation participates in pre-employment drug screening and fit for duty exams.

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