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Manatt's Inc Grounds Maintenance - Perfect Summer Job for High School Students in Brooklyn, Iowa

The success Manatts, Inc., enjoys today in the construction industry started 75 years ago. Back then, it was one man, one truck, and now our team of employees numbers more than 750 strong. We have dozens of ready-mix and asphalt production facilities around the state of Iowa. Our massive fleet of dump and ready-mix trucks serves thousands of job sites every year. In addition, our concrete and asphalt paving divisions, along with our various other crews, complete hundreds of projects every season.

Manatt’s, Inc. is seeking reliable and driven individuals for a service focused grounds maintenance work. Must be dependable, work well with others and have positive attitude.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform simple and routine maintenance and repair of grounds, exterior structures, buildings, and related equipment.

  • Mow and trim landscaping around the Brooklyn campus and several residential homes.

  • Plant new trees and flowers, maintaining the aesthetics of the grounds and ensuring that all electrical and irrigation systems are working properly.

  • Performs minor carpentry repairs using simple measures and hand tools.

  • Performs minor painting using brush and roller according to specific instructions

  • Performs minor plumbing repairs such as tightening or replacing in-kind fittings and fixtures which do not require custom fitting or solder joints; replaces faucet washers; unplugs drains using a plunger.

  • Operate a light truck and gator to pick up supplies and to transport materials to and from work sites while assisting on project work.


  • Experience performing property maintenance services including light landscaping, janitorial, minor repairs and grounds maintenance among others.


  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Paid Time Off

  • Life and AD & D Insurance

  • 401K Retirement Plan

  • Short Term Disability Insurance

  • Flex Plan

  • Wellness Program

  • Paid Holidays

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