Construction Craftsman - Iowa, Illinois, Missouri  

Carl A. Nelson & Company, a commercial and industrial general contractor, is taking applications for career opportunities for Construction Craftsmen.  Qualified candidates for Construction Craftsman must have a positive attitude, be safety conscious, a good work ethic and the willingness and ability to learn.  Previous industrial construction experience in concrete, carpentry, welding, and/or steel erection is preferred but not required.  Travel outside of the Burlington area is required.  Carl A. Nelson & Company has one of the best wage and benefit packages in Southeast Iowa.  Click here for additional information on benefits.

Resume and/or questions may be sent to .  Be sure to list "Construction Craftsman" in the subject line and address the letter or email to Human Resources.  Qualified candidates for all positions must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen.  Must have reliable transportation.  Applications may be filled out at the local Iowa Workforce Development Office.  We will also be taking applications Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m at our Burlington office.  Our office is located at 1815 Des Moines Avenue in Burlington, just southwest of Case Company.  Click here for directions to our office.

Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Carl A. Nelson & Company has immediate openings for the position of Industrial Maintenance Mechanic in Muscatine, IA.  Qualified candidates will have experience in the repair of hydraulic and pneumatic pumps in an agricultural industry setting.  Duties include: Examining pumps for malfunctioning and locating damage or wear, such as blown out packing, misalignment of pump shaft, slippage of drive belt, worn bearings, or need for lubrication. Observe operation of pumps and feels for heat and vibration of parts to detect cause of malfunctioning. Dismantles pumps and performs repairs, such as cleaning impellers, repacking stuffing boxes, tightening glands, and replacing bearings, using hand tools.

2 years + experience in troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of industrial equipment or an Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Certification is preferred.  Good attitude, willingness to learn, good attendance and excellent safety record are musts.

Send resume to Carl A. Nelson & Company, Attn: Human Resources, 1815 Des Moines Ave, Burlington, IA or E-mail in MS Word or Adobe format to  Pump Mechanic should be listed in the subject line.  Applications may also be completed at the local Iowa Workforce Development Office.


Carl A. Nelson & Company  is an employee owned company that offers a competitive salary and benefits package.  We are a Drug Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.