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  • Location: Onalaska , La Crosse , West Salem
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 03 January 2019
    •Prepare and/or coordinate preparation of accurate, detailed cost estimates and proposals for negotiated design/build, hard bid, and construction management engagements. •Interact and develop strong relationships with clients, A&E firms, subcontractors, suppliers and other vendors and partners. •Execute timely completion of assigned estimating tasks •Provide input regarding improved construction techniques and methods •Be prepared to estimate projects independently or as part of a team •Identify criteria/information to be included in bid packages •Perform complete and accurate quantity takeoffs •Solicit, qualify, and analyze pricing from subcontractors and material vendors •Coordinate estimate reviews with appropriate internal resources •Manage subcontractor qualification tools and processes •Prepare and analyze cost models during design / development and/or bidding period •Assure all component cost used in the estimating database are accurate and estimating software accurately calculates total project costs •Develop and deliver proposals and presentations to clients and partners •Assist in the development and negotiation of construction contracts •Lead or participate in subcontractor buyout process •Participate in preconstruction hand off meeting with appropriate teams and individuals •Visit project sites prior to completing estimates to gain full understanding of existing conditions, or as required for feedback on estimate / construction means and methods / subcontractors / materials, etc. •Assist with administrative duties for company estimating database, bid management software, subcontractor / supplier database, and historical data capture •Assist in training of staff for all Estimating Department software and processes •Keep abreast of new subcontractors and material suppliers in the marketplace •Remain current with technology and changes in the construction industry •Assure that all work is properly reviewed and approved before it is submitting to clients for acceptance •Secure accurate labor hour estimates from personal knowledge, history and from advice from other company personnel
  • Location: Los Angeles
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 02 January 2019
    Manpower is currently hiring a Construction / Handyman to support our client's team, based out of Los Angeles, California!

    This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with a solid background and experience in Construction / Handyman.

    Summary: This individual will be responsible for performing multiple repair and maintenance tasks throughout the day, which could include, but is not limited to carpentry work; electrical; plumbing; painting; flooring; outdoor landscaping; general facility repairs.
    Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Please note that the following description is not meant to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities and metrics but to highlight some key ones).

    Executive Admin Job Duties:
    * Paint and repair roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, plaster, drywall, and other parts of building structures
    * Perform inspections to determine dimensional requirements, using rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments
    * Fabricate and repair counters, benches, partitions, and other wooden structures such as sheds and outbuildings
    * Perform routine preventative maintenance to ensure that the physical condition of the facility does not deteriorate.
    * Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices
    * Clean and lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery
    * Any other tasks that may be assigned from time to time to meet company goals

    Payrate Range: $15.00

    Work Schedule: 1st Shift - 6:30am-3:12pm (Monday-Friday)

    If you meet or exceed these requirements, please respond now to miguel.carabez@manpower.com and create an account on manpower
  • Location: Los Angeles
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 02 January 2019
    Manpower is currently hiring a Construction / Handyman to support our client's team, based out of Los Angeles, California!

    This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with a solid background and experience in Construction / Handyman.

    Summary: This individual will be responsible for performing multiple repair and maintenance tasks throughout the day, which could include, but is not limited to carpentry work; electrical; plumbing; painting; flooring; outdoor landscaping; general facility repairs.
    Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Please note that the following description is not meant to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities and metrics but to highlight some key ones).

    Executive Admin Job Duties:
    * Paint and repair roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, plaster, drywall, and other parts of building structures
    * Perform inspections to determine dimensional requirements, using rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments
    * Fabricate and repair counters, benches, partitions, and other wooden structures such as sheds and outbuildings
    * Perform routine preventative maintenance to ensure that the physical condition of the facility does not deteriorate.
    * Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices
    * Clean and lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery
    * Any other tasks that may be assigned from time to time to meet company goals

    Payrate Range: $15.00

    Work Schedule: 1st Shift - 6:30am-3:12pm (Monday-Friday)

    If you meet or exceed these requirements, please respond now to miguel.carabez@manpower.com and create an account on manpower
  • Location: Scottsburg
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 27 December 2018
    Do you like working outside? Then this is the job for you. Working at a Lumber Company in Lexington IN. Job duties include working at a turntable, small stacks of wood come down a conveyor belt and you take them off and stack them on pallets. It is very lightweight work. The job is very easy work, just repetitive.

    Hours are Monday-Thursday 6:00am-5:00pm and Friday 6:00am-4:00pm Pay starts at $8.75
    Perfect attendance bonus available weekly!
  • Location: Bristol
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Thursday, 27 December 2018
    Manpower has first and second shift temp to perm opportunities located in Morrisville, Pa. Are you good with your hands and enjoy building things? Do you have previous experience in the construction field and are comfortable using various hand tools? Are you forklift certified?
    Then this is the perfect position for you!
    $15/hr - 1st shift
    $16/hr - 2nd shift

    Manpower offers the following:
    My Path (Free College Tuition Coverage Program)
    Manpower Benefits (Medical/Dental/401k/Stocks)
    Paid Holidays (After 1800 hours of work)
    Full Time Hours
    Referral Bonus ($25 for referring a friend)
    Circle of excellence (Rewarding associates for hard work)
  • Location: Mays Landing
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 27 December 2018
    Do you like to build? Interested in learning a new skill set? Have good math and measurement skills?

    Seeking production workers for a busy growing manufacturer in Mays Landing, NJ. Construction or carpentry skills needed. Will be building custom vinyl products and crates Working on a production line in a team environment.

    IMMEDIATE STARTS!
    Contract- long term temp to hire
    Pay Rate: $11 hourly, with performance based increases as well as production bonus

    APPLY TODAY @ manpower.com or call 856-691-8500
  • Location: Seattle
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 24 December 2018
    Manpower is currently looking for associates with construction or carpentry backgrounds to work for a furniture installing company in Seattle, WA.

    Job Summary:

    The Installer is responsible for assisting in the receiving, delivery, and installation of furniture at customer sites. The Installer is one of the last points of contact for the customer in the sales process and contributes to the goal of providing the highest level of customer service and satisfaction.

    Essential Functions:

    Perform disassembly and reassembly of all Steelcase and office systems furniture

    Recommend solutions to improvise and redesign on job site, or customize in order to get the job completed

    Accurately complete and submit required paperwork, i.e. Timesheets, Merchandise Return Forms, Delivery Tickets, Change Orders and Punch Lists in a timely manner

    Properly load and pack truck for deliveries

    Fix and adjust locks

    Properly install wall attachments,i.e. white boards, Egan boards, wall channels, panel attachment and brackets

    Complete metal touch up with paint, as necessary

    Properly install 35 panels and/or a comparable number of components in a day

    Provide backup assistance for all warehouse duties, as necessary

    Adherence to Operations procedures and policies and standards of conduct off site

    Qualifications:

    Should possess excellent communication skills; both verbal and written

    Understanding and knowledge of product lines and services offered

    Effective customer service skills

    Ability to follow instructions and adhere to department and company policies and procedures

    Mindful of maintaining safety in the work environment

    Understanding of and effective use of blue prints, elevations, typical and specifications having to do with Steelcase systems furniture and the ability to apply this knowledge to non-Steelcase systems.

    Must be able to provide own tool set

    Must be able to drive company vehicles (no CDL required)

    Must have a valid driver's license in the state of Washington and maintain a good driving record (as defined by Company)

    Must be flexible with work schedules and locations as installers may be dispatched directly to the customer site

    Position requires ownership/access to a reliable vehicle

    Basic understanding of hand tools (manual and power)

    Ability to meet established deadlines

    Experience/Training/Education/Certification:

    High school diploma or equivalent required

    One or more years of related work experience; installation of commercial office furniture experience preferred

    Work Environment:

    Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment. Heavy physical activity required. This position will routinely have to move, and lift up to 50 pounds and on an occasional basis lift up to 100 pounds. Position requires frequent driving, between company locations, sometimes resulting in long periods of time in a car. Noise levels are moderate.

    If you are interested in this position please apply with your resume via www.manpower.com and then call or text 206-241-9005.
  • Location: New Holland
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 19 December 2018
    Would you like to put your construction skills to use in an indoor manufacturing environment away from the snow and cold? Are you looking for a full time, 1st shift job that can lead to permanent employment?

    Manpower has partnered with a nationally recognized modular and mobile home building company located in Lancaster County, PA. If you have previous experience in roofing, siding, installing flooring, drywall, electrical, plumbing, cabinetry and or carpentry you should apply today for these immediately available positions.

    What's in it for you?
    * Full time hours with overtime potential
    * Competitive wage - $12-16/hr depending on experience and with raises based on performance available immediately
    * Temp to Hire
    * Day shift (First Shift), Monday through Friday
    * Weekly pay
    * Indoor manufacturing environment - away from the cold, rain and snow!

    What you bring to the job?

    * Previous or related experience in construction including roofing, siding, flooring, drywall, cleaning, electrical, plumbing, carpentry
    * Great attitude and ability to work in a team and independently
    * High school diploma or equivalent (such as a GED)
    * Ability to pass all required clearances/background checks

    Stop your job search and apply today for these immediately available positions. Do you need more information? Contact our recruiters at 717-581-0700. We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family.

    Manpower is an equal opportunity employer. We offer our employees great career opportunities, competitive wages, service bonuses and access to health insurance options after only 40 hours!
  • Location: Fresno
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 19 December 2018
    Are you looking for steady hours and weekly pay checks?

    Look no further! Manpower has immediate openings for Fabricator position on 1st SHIFT

    What is it for you?
    *Full time hours

    What is the job?
    Fabricators utilize technical drawings, blueprints or other specifications to construct metal products, as well as a number of products ranging from sheet metal parts to metal molds. Some fabricators make pieces for larger projects, such as bridges or machines. Job duties also include aligning, fitting, welding, measuring, laying out and inspecting parts, marking cutting lines, studying specifications, gathering materials and operating machinery.
    Job Skills and Requirements?
    *Dexterity: Metal fabricators work with their hands, whether directly manipulating components or using controls on an assembly machine.
    *Math: Basic math is needed due to the technological needs of many fabrication plants.
    *Mechanical/Technical Skills: Metal fabricators need to be able to read and understand blueprints, manuals, and work with computers, machines and motion-control robots to do their job.
    *Strength: Metal fabricators require strength to lift heavy objects during the fabrication/assembly process.

    Stop your search and apply today. Do you need more information? Contact our recruiters at 559.431.1121. We love referral so please share our job with friends and family