Build A Future.
Join A Family

Every member of our team contributes to the success of our building projects. Whether in the field or office, Each person recognizes that no task is independent of the process. As an employee-owned company, members of the Cardinal staff take a personal interest in doing things the right way, from start to finish.

If you are the type of person who likes to create and implement solutions, values growth and improvement, and enjoys working with a high-quality team, Cardinal Construction is the place for you. We believe that each of our team members have the potential to make an impact within our community and beyond. At CC, we love our work, but don’t expect your job to be your life. We don’t want you to come to work just because you have to; we want you to show up because you love your job as much as we do.

Our Mission

At Cardinal Construction, our mission is to deliver a superior building experience, while serving as an essential partner to our clients, through effective leadership and efficient use of resources. To do this, we need highly skilled and certified individuals, and WE WANT YOU!

Our Values


We focus on the fulfilling aspects of our job; we genuinely get to build our community from its schools to its gathering centers. Our Cardinal team loves the idea that we are blessed to come to work every day.


Our expectation is that our team utilizes good communication skills, offers support and constructive feedback, and always has its teammates’ best interests at heart. We promote respect, kindness, and understanding within our team, and believe that the input of multiple perspectives often leads to better results and a more productive working environment.


At Cardinal, our employees are held responsible for their behaviors, both good and bad. We believe that it is our duty to ensure that our employees and customers feel safe and trust that our results will meet our high-quality promise.

Continuous Improvement

Cardinal Construction values creativity, promotes problem solving, and believes in looking for the most functional and efficient solution to any problem, whether it be at a project site or in the office.

Personal Accountability

We are dependable. We work hard to complete tasks well and in a timely and efficient manner. We take responsibility and ownership for our work.

Your Career Path at Cardinal Construction

Field Team Laborer: $18-$20/hr

Craftsperson: $21-$28/hr

Foreman: $26-$30/hr

Superintendent: $32+/hr

Current Jobs

There are currently no vacancies.

Contact Us

1246 Martin Road Waterloo IA 50701