Nathan Hosek of Scharnweber Water Conditioning, Toledo, earned honors in a recent state-wide construction industry competition held at the State Fairgrounds Des Moines.
Hosek took second place in the Associated Builders and Contractors of Iowa championships in the electrical field, held Jan. 23.
The two-part practical exam was a hands-on test of knowledge and skills in electrical work.
Hosek is an electrician and has worked for Scharnwebers for one year.
He specializes in commercial and residential work.
He and his wife, Ann, live in Elberon with their three children.