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Join Our Team!

What Makes Us Different

Zak Companies offers a fun, collaborative work environment that encourages teamwork and cooperation across the entire Zak organization. Joining the Zak team offers opportunities for growth across different sectors of the design and construction industry.

Our team of professionals work hand-in-hand on a daily basis, creating broad collaborations between our sister companies, as well as interdisciplinary collaborations within each single company.  There is always an opportunity to learn something new or to broaden your perspective.

For every member of the Zak Companies team . . . for every project we undertake . . . the knowledge, resources, and synergy of the  Zak family of companies is readily available.


  • Paid Vacation & Sick Days
  • 401K Plan
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Long -Term Disability Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Parental Leave
  • Military Leave
  • Training Opportunities
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Business Casual Dress

Our Company Culture

The Zak family of companies delivers exceptional projects by cultivating exceptional people.   

We strive to foster an environment of excellence, teamwork, flexibility, and adaptability in both work and life.  We firmly believe that work-life balance is essential to keep our team happy, healthy and productive.  

  • Flexible Schedules
  • Compressed Schedule Options
  • Paid Vacation, Sick & Holidays
  • Company-Sponsored Events
  • In-Office Celebration Days
  • Close Proximity to Recreation Center and Walking Trails
  • Spontaneous  Employee-Organized Outings & Happy Hours

Current Opportunities

Heideman Associates, Inc., is seeking an entry-level mechanical engineer to join our team.   For more information, please submit your resume using the contact button below.

Franklin Drain Services, Inc., is a 24/7/365 work environment focused on meeting commercial and residential customer needs.  Hours of work will vary depending on scheduled preventative maintenance and daily calls requesting service.  After-hours work will be required.  There is a rotating “on-call” schedule depending on the number of service representatives available.

Prior experience working as a sewer & drain cleaner is desired.  Training on the specific aspects of sewer & drain cleaning may be provided for individuals that are mechanically inclined with good problem-solving skills.

Service representatives interface directly with customers, vendors, and peers.  It is imperative that the service representative have excellent interpersonal as well as technical skills, a professional appearance, and good communication skills.  Many aspects of the work require competency with laptops, iPads, and iPhones as well as the technology used to locate/repair problems.


  • Clean & inspect any sanitary/storm sewer lines (commercial, industrial, residential) with various types of equipment. 
  • Prepare and keep records of actions taken, including maintenance and repair work.        Record operational or environmental data.
  • Maintain and clean equipment or facilities. 


  • Hold a Class B CDL with tanker and air brake endorsements.
  • Have a clear driving record.
  • Must be 21 years old in accordance with insurance requirements.
  • Comfortable working at heights.
  • Must be able to:
    • Work flexible hours 24 / 7 / 365 (including overtime and after-hours work).
    • Lift 50-100 pounds.
    • Climb ladders as tall as 30 feet with 50 pounds (or more).
    • Work outside, as well as inside, regardless of seasonal temperature variations.

Service representatives are covered by a collective bargaining agreement with Plumbers’ & Pipefitters’ Local 562 and Sewer Cleaning Contractors.  Placement and starting wage will be based on related experience. Individuals with no experience are considered Probationary Helpers from 1-12 months at a starting rate of $16.45 per hour.  As experience increases, progression through the classifications increases the wage rate until reaching the Mechanic level (60+ months) currently paid $29.90 per hour.   Fringe benefits include vacation and holidays, health & welfare, and supplemental pension paid by the employer.

Zak Companies, Inc. and all of its subsidiary companies are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Zak Companies, Inc. does not currently have any openings.  Please check again soon.  

You are welcome to send us your resume using the link below.  We are always looking for new talent to add to our team!

240 Larkin Williams Ind.
Fenton, MO 63026
Phone: 636-492-3200
Fax: 636-492-3202

4970 East Beverly
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Phone: 602-267-0100
Fax: 602-629-1040

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