Employment Opportunities

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To submit an application to Standard Contracting, Inc., please complete the short survey at the following link. If we are not currently hiring, we may keep your application on file for consideration for future positions. All applicants should submit both their e-mail and a phone number where prompted:


Standard Contracting is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, familial status, or status with regard to public assistance.

We are looking for individuals who are multi-skilled in commercial and highway heavy construction tasks, and who thrive in a team-oriented environment. Our company policy requires that all potential field employees have a valid Minnesota driver’s license and reliable transportation.  Construction experience is necessary for our heavy equipment operator, truck driver, paving, and laborer positions.

These are physically demanding jobs that require safe work practices for the protection of yourself and others. For the safety of our sites and everyone on them, a pre-employment drug screening is required.



Are you an experienced, energetic, dependable operator who takes pride in your work? Are you self-motivated and able to perform your job with little oversight? Can you operate a skid loader and mini-excavator with skill and precision, and still meet an aggressive production schedule?

Standard Contracting, Inc. seeks positive minded operators with a can-do attitude. This position requires working in a safe and professional manner.

Must have experience in dirt/erosion control work, have a Class A CDL or the ability to get one, Health Card, CPR/First Aid certification, and an OSHA 10 certification.

If your quest for accuracy and work ethic has gone unappreciated, apply today.


Are you a self-reliant, proactive and dependable person who takes pride in your work?

Do you have a strong drive, and do you complete your assignments with precision?

Standard Contracting Inc. is seeking someone like you; someone who is a team player that will thrive under a little pressure, enjoy predictable and repetitive job tasks, and maintain an optimistic attitude. More specifically, we are looking for a skilled journeyperson laborer, familiar with earthwork, who has experience in backfilling, checking and setting grades, and erosion control and maintenance.

Required qualifications include:

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to learn, retain and follow instructions
  • Ability to work in a productive manner at a pace set by your Foreperson and Leadperson


Are you a dependable, hardworking team player that is interested in working in the construction field?

Are you able to learn quickly, retain information, follow instructions and work in a production-oriented manner?  Standard Contracting wants someone who will do what is asked of them, be self-sufficient after knowing what to do, and have enough drive to get work done in a timely manner and with precision.

Standard Contracting Inc. is seeking someone like you to join our erosion control team as a Landscape Laborer and assisting in the installation and maintenance of erosion control, landscape restoration, sod and hydroseeding.

This is outside work in all types of environments, conditions, weather, and seasons. Regular and timely attendance is essential.  Valid Driver’s license is required.