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Fort Dodge Asphalt Co. Compliance Assistant in Fort Dodge, Iowa

Fort Dodge Asphalt Co.

Compliance Assistant Fort Dodge, IA 50501


Fort Dodge Asphalt, headquartered in Fort Dodge, IA, is a family-owned asphalt paving, paving maintenance, and aggregate supplier. Our projects are diverse, ranging from state and local roadways, business parking lots, and residential driveways. The foundation of our business is our employees and their diverse backgrounds, experience, and education. Our entrepreneurial culture thrives on this diverse mix of abilities – allowing us to create innovative solutions while opening doors in new and emerging markets. We want everyone on our tight-knit team to play an active role in growing our business, and we encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible, and down-to-earth. We do not ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it. Our reputation for ethical behavior enables us to attract and retain the best talent and loyal customers Central Iowa has to offer. To learn about our team, visit us at:


Compliance Assistant position is available at our office in Fort Dodge, IA. This position will provide support to our Asphalt Paving and Pavement Maintenance divisions by working with applicants, employees, and managers to ensure compliance with company, local, state, and federal rules, policies, and regulations regarding safety, environmental, and DOT.

The Compliance Assistant will:

  • Provide entry level safety monitoring and reporting

  • Review environmental compliance at jobsite, shop, plant, and pit

  • Monitor DOT and FRA drug testing protocol, employment verification, and reporting compliance. Monitor company DOT score

Work directly with Division Managers and collaborate with Corporate Compliance Managers.

Seeking a highly organized, energetic, detail-oriented individual who enjoys interacting with staff and clients performing a variety of tasks. Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure compliance with all safety and environmental rules and regulations

  • Ensure compliance with all DOT rules and regulations

  • Monitor day to day safety and environmental compliance at jobsite, plant, and pit

  • Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) reviews

  • Schedule quarterly drug and alcohol testing and tracking drug and alcohol clearinghouse data

  • Coordinate drug testing program(s)

  • Assist with maintaining driver files and database

  • Assist with training

  • Conduct investigations and perform root cause analysis

  • Implement corrective actions

  • Assist with job hazard analysis

  • Run project reports to track metrics

  • Confidentially handle sensitive information

  • Other tasks as assigned


  • A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience with safety, environmental, or DOT compliance or an equivalent combination of education and training preferred

  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations a plus

  • Knowledge of DOT/FMCSA drug testing a plus

  • High school diploma/GED preferred

  • Problem solving and critical thinking

  • High level of detail orientation and multitask

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, JJ Keller

  • Strong written and Verbal communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Able to work independently and interact with all levels of personnel


  • Competitive compensation

  • Medical benefits – employees can choose from two different plan options including pharmacy, with a Health Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA). Your contributions are made on a pre-tax basis

  • Voluntary benefits include: Dental, Vision and Life/AD&D coverage

  • Our retirement plan offers the opportunity for employees to make pre-tax contributions, as well as employer match

  • Paid vacation

  • Paid holidays

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