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Manatt's Inc Portable Plant Manager - PCC Division in Brooklyn, Iowa

Our PCC division is looking for a Portable Plant Manager.

Responsibilities include:

  • Operate batching equipment to produce concrete mix according to required specifications

  • Manager will oversee employees, production and efficiency, and make sure the plant is running smoothly, quickly, efficiently and safely

  • Working hand in hand with paving superintendents and project managers

  • Coordinating and directing trucks carrying material

  • Managing crew efficiently and effectively

  • Recognizing and resolving plant maintenance issues

  • Modify production and inventory control programs to maintain and enhance profitability

  • Shoveling, greasing and oiling equipment

  • Assisting with plant mobilization, and other miscellaneous general laborer tasks as needed around plant site.

  • Maintaining required records; monitoring and maintaining inventories


  • Welding and fabrication skills, along with the ability to perform such tasks at heights

  • General knowledge and ability to troubleshoot electrical and pneumatic systems

  • Mechanical skills

  • Computer knowledge

  • Previous experience with concrete preferred

  • Class A CDL preferred, but willing to help obtain after hire

  • Ability to work long hours, nights and weekends when necessary

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Valid driver license required.

  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with others

  • Effective communication skills, required

  • Ability to direct others in a positive manor

  • Although ability is critical, the attitude and willingness to work as a team and be motivated to learn are bigger considerations

  • This is a seasonal position based out of Brooklyn, IA that requires overnight travel.