Careers

*Freelance / work from home / detailing firms please do not apply or contact us. We are strictly looking for additional in house personnel, not outside detailers

Please email resume to tlcalloway@firststatefab.com or fill out an online application through our Online Application Form

Positions we are currently looking for:

FIELD WELDER

Needed for a fast paced environment. Preferably already certified or must be able to obtain certification within 30 days of employment. Have experience with structural steel and misc. metals. Be familiar with MIG & stick welding. Knowledge of TIG welding and reading blueprints are a plus. Prefer someone with crew leadership experience. Must be able to work with a crew and/or alone. Have own basic hand tools. Must have reliable transportation, driver’s license, a clean driving record and be able to pass a DOT physical. Candidate should be drug free, reliable, care about detail & quality, able to multi-task and follow directions. WELDING TEST IS REQUIRED BEFORE INTERVIEW. Please come prepared. Immediate opening for year round work.

Medical/Dental/Vision/401K/Colonial Life/Vacation offered.

Structural Steel Detailer needed for an in-house CAD drafter

  • Produce structural & misc. shop drawings, anchor bolt plans and details, erection drawings & details per AISC, AWS, ASTM, building codes, ADA standards, contract drawings, specifications & contract
  • Misc. steel detailing - stairs, ladders, and railings
  • Incorporate design changes as per returned approval drawings or revised contract documents
  • Communicate with design team as needed via email, phone or jobsite meeting
  • Ability to manage several projects at the same time
  • Ensure detailing schedules are met and report anticipated delays
  • Report and share information with other Management team members
  • Notify project management of specific design changes providing a detailed list of steel member changes
  • Knowledge of basic principles of structural steel detailing
  • Understanding of steel purchasing, fabrication, and erection procedures
  • Ability to read architectural and structural drawings
  • Comprehension of and ability to read blueprints, welding symbols, etc.
  • Competent use of AutoCAD and Microsoft office software
  • Experience with model-based design and building information modeling
  • Highly organized and committed to producing accurate and complete work
  • Good communication skills
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of detailing experience
  • Shop and/or field experience a plus

Medical/Dental/Vision/Colonial Life/Aflac/401K offered

Freelance / Work from home / detailing firms please do not apply or contact us. We are strictly looking for additional in-house personnel, not outside detailers.

Field Foreman/Crew Leader

Field Foreman/Crew Leader for installation of stairs, railings and other misc. ornamental items. Must have experience with stairs and railings installation, be able to Stick & MIG weld. TIG welding a plus. Familiar with different finishes a plus. Candidate must be able to work alone and manage small crews. Should have experience with blueprints and layout. Must be detail oriented, have a drivers license and a clean driving record. Able to obtain a DOT card. Pay will be based on experience. Medical/Dental/Vision/Aflac/401K/Colonial Life/Vacation offered.

Experienced Shop Fabricator

Experienced Shop Fabricator needed for Structural Steel and Misc. Metals

Responsibilities include:

  • Layout and fit up of misc. metals, aluminum, steel, and stainless steel
  • Layout and fit up of ornamental metals, aluminum, steel, and stainless steel
  • Layout and fit up of structural steel
  • Tack welding, MIG and TIG welding
  • Reading and understanding shop drawings
  • Minimum of 1 year of welding and fabrication experience
  • Must be able to work independently or with a crew

Candidate should be reliable, care about detail and quality, able to multi task and follow directions and have own basic hand tools

WELDING TEST IS REQUIRED BEFORE INTERVIEW, please come prepared. Immediate opening for year round work

Medical/Dental/Vision/Colonial Life/Aflac/401K offered

Metal Fabrication Laborer

Metal Fabrication Laborer needed - Work will include shop and field work. Candidate MUST HAVE A DRIVERS LICENSE with a clean driving record and capable of obtaining a DOT physical. Experience with driving manual shift a plus. Experience not needed if willing to learn and work hard.

Duties will include general shop clean up duties, deliveries and pick ups, grinding, sanding, working with field crew doing installations. Must be proficient in reading a tape measure. Other duties will include operating saws, forklifts and assisting fabricators. Must have the ability to follow directions and work alone and or with a crew.

Medical/Dental/Vision/401K/AFLAC/Colonial Life offered