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Cedar Falls Utilities Seasonal Laborer - Electric Construction in Cedar Falls, Iowa


This is a Seasonal full-time summer position working from mid May through mid August.

Assists electric construction crews in general labor duties. Perform duties such as driving non-CDL vehicles, washing line trucks, performing dirt work, furnishing tools, materials, and supplies to other workers; cleaning work area, machines, and tools; and painting.


  • Assists construction crews by helping to pull wire, put out rigger pads down for trucks, putting out cones and flags for work areas.

  • Cleaning up work area in the shop and job sites.

  • Performs manual labor tasks such as digging with shovel.

  • Reads work orders or receives instructions from crew leaders to determine work requirements.

  • Other duties as assigned by crew leaders.



  • No education / prior work experience required.


  • Must have and maintain a valid Iowa Driver's License and meet CFU insurability requirements.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

  • Operation Monitoring Skills — Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine or equipment is working properly.

  • Active Listening Skills — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

  • Critical Thinking Skills — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

  • Customer Service Skills - Identifying the customer needs and understanding the impact to the customers through our decisions and behaviors.

  • Ability to read maps and understand layouts.

  • Ability to work in extreme hot or cold environments, as work performed is outdoors.

  • Ability to follow instructions, both verbal and written and adhere to safety standards.

  • Ability to work 7:30AM - 4:00PM during summer months.

    Physical Tasks and Environmental Conditions:

  • Work involves frequently carrying/lifting objects 40 lbs or less and occasionally items that are 50 lbs. This job requires frequent standing, walking, climbing and working next to moving traffic on roadways. Occasional squatting, crouching, kneeling, bending, pushing and pulling. Close proximity to moving machinery and equipment. Employee accommodations for physical or mental disabilities will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Job LocationsUS-IA-Cedar Falls

Posted Date2 weeks ago(11/22/2021 4:41 PM)

Job ID 2021-1234

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Category Other