Midwest Steel is the nation’s leading Structural Steel contractor with a long history of success building projects in a variety of industries nationwide. The Company is involved in the construction of complex buildings and structures across the country.
The General Shop Laborer Position
This position is responsible for assisting with all areas of general shop labor. Tasks include loading and unloading of materials, maintaining inventory, repairing and operating small tools, occasional welding, occasional delivery of equipment and material to jobsites, and whatever else is needed to keep things running smoothly.
The position is demanding, but rewarding, and provides the opportunity to work for a company with a strong family-like culture. Additionally, the hours are consistent year-round. This position is critical to the daily operations of the Company, helping ensure that the field crews have the tools and equipment they need to keep operating as the best team in the business.
Desired Experience, Skills, and Abilities of the Shop Assistant
Compensation, Benefits, and Structure for the Shop Assistant
- High school diploma or equivalent required
- A valid Driver’s License is required; a CDL endorsement is preferred
- Must have strong general mechanical skills
- Must be able to work overtime, if necessary (45-48 hours is typical)
- Experience operating a hi-lo is preferred
This is a full-time, permanent position that offers a competitive hourly rate, discretionary profit-sharing bonus program, full benefits package that is 100% employer-paid (including family coverage), paid time off, long-term stability, and a strong Company culture.
The Recruitment Process for the Shop Assistant
The recruitment process will include two phone screens, two in-person interviews, candidate assessments, a background check, and a drug test.
Midwest Steel is an Equal Opportunity Employer!