Shop Department Jobline

The Iron Workers is working to connect world-class ironworkers with union employers who are facing shortages of qualified ironworkers. The below shop department jobline will cater exclusively to shop fabrication-oriented operations, focusing specifically on available safety-conscious, skilled positions.

You will be prompted to sign-up to receive additional information on the job you are interested in and the shop department will be in contact with you after the request form has been completed.

Shop Department Jobline

  • April 27, 2021

  • LU 853, Chicago, IL (Schofield, WI area)

    Local 853 has a signatory employer looking has immediate need to fill positions at their Schofield, WI location-

    Die Runner- 2nd or 3rd shift
    Extrusion Saw Operator- 3rd Shift
    Machine Operator- 1st Shift
    BO Saw Operator- 2nd or 3rd Shift
    CNC Operator- 2nd or 3rd Shift
    CNC Setup- 2nd Shift
    Bender Setup- 1st or 2nd Shift
    Material Packer/Handler- 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts
    Maintenance Tech B- 1st or 3rd Shift
    Maintenance Tech A- 3rd Shift

    All positions are full time at a Aluminum Extrusion facility. Applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED and relevant job experience. Applicants should know employment offer will be dependent on passing a fit test including lifting requirements and pre-employment post offer drug screening.

    Employer offers base pay based on skills and abilities, along with regular performance reviews. Included is a comprehensive benefit package including health, dental, vision and life insurances, and the employee may elect additional disability insurances. Also included is a retirement plan with employer contributions for each hour worked. 10 paid holidays per year and vacation accruing after 60 days.

    If interested, please submit a resume to shopdiv@iwintl.org and reference “Schofield Area” in subject line.
    (April 27, 2021)

     

  • Local 853, Chicago, IL (Des Moines, IA area)

    Local 853 has a signatory employer in the Des Moines, IA area looking to immediately fill the following positions:

    Maintenance Technician
    CNC Burning Operator
    Prep Helpers
    Prep Operators

    All positions are at a steel manufacturer in the Des Moines, IA area. The employer offers pay based on skills and abilities and offers a comprehensive benefit package for employees that includes paid vacation and holidays, as well as health, dental, disability, and life insurances and retirement benefits including a pension and 401K.

    If you are interested in any of these positions, please send a resume to shopdiv@iwintl.org and include “Des Moines Area” in the subject line of the email.(April 27, 2021)

     

  • Local 576 - Buffalo, NY

    Applicant should send Inquires and current Resume to - (shopdiv@iwintl.org)

    Local 576 is in need of Ironworkers with experience for full time positions at a signatory employer in Rochester, New York. Applicants will need experience in structural steel, along with knowledge in Stairways and railings. All applicants will need to pass an initial drug test.

     First shift Monday-Friday  7:00AM –3:30PM 

    Welder/Fabricator Applicant must have the skills to layout and assemble custom metal stairs/ railings and experience in structural steel.

    Competitive wages along with a benefit package that includes comprehensive health and dental insurance, paid vacations after one year, 10 paid holidays, clothing allowance, and a 401K retirement package.  (3/18/20)

  • Local 850, Great Falls, Montana

    Applicants should send inquiries by email to shopdiv@iwintl.org
    Need Ironworkers with shop experience for immediate full time positions in Great Falls Montana - applicants will need to qualify for either a position as a Shop Fitter or a Shop Welder.  Pay is competitive and based on skill and ability. All applicants will need to pass an initial drug test and be subject to follow-up random drug tests. In addition, all applicants will need to pass a criminal background check.

    Fitter Position:  Read and understand blue print drawings - Able to cut steel plates and structural shapes to dimensions, and contour and bevel as specified by blueprints, layouts, work orders and templates using power saws, hand shears, chipping knives and oxy-acetylene torch -Able to position and tack weld components in their proper orientation to the work piece - Make basic layouts and mark weld points on parts or assemblies - Have a basic knowledge of the use of a straight edge, a combination square, calipers and rulers - Can mark and/or tag material with the proper job number, piece marks or other identifying marks required.

     Welder Position:  Able to weld using SMAW, FCAW and GMAW processes - Weld components in the flat or horizontal position - Operate manual or semi-automatic welding equipment using various processes - Set up and operate hand and power tools common to the welding trade, grinders chippers and die grinders - All applicants will need to perform tasks using overhead traveling cranes, when required

     All successfully hired applicants are eligible for: 

    • Relocation assistance to qualified applicants
    • All full-time employees, working at least 30 hours per week, will be eligible for benefits on the 1st day of the month following 30 days of employment.
    • Employer offers medical and dental insurance (employer pays 100% of premium for employee and 75% of premium for dependents) and voluntary vision insurance.
    • Employer provides Long Term Disability and Basic Life Insurance.
    • Supplemental Life Insurance is available to all employees and their spouses and children.
    • Employer also offers Flexible Spending Accounts which are tax advantaged medical and dependent care savings plans.
    • New employees start accruing sick time as well as vacation upon hire.  
    • The employer recognizes and is closed for 8 paid holidays during the year.  
    • The employer has established a 401 (k) plan to provide employees the potential for future financial security for retirement.
    • After 960 hours worked, the National Shopmen’s pension will go into effect.
    • All employed Ironworkers are part of the Shopmen’s Local Union 850 of the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers Union.

    (4/25/19 dd)

  • Local 509 - Los Angeles, CA

    Applicants should send inquiries and current resume by email to shopdiv@iwintl.org, Local 509 is in need of Ironworkers with shop experience for immediate full-time positions for a signatory employer in Murrieta California - applicants will need to qualify for a Leadman, QC/Inspector, Fitter, Welder or Senior Helper positions.  Pay is competitive and based on skill and ability, however all applicants will need to pass an initial drug test.

    First Shift 6:00am-2:30pm Monday-Friday:

    Leadman Position: Assisting supervisor by accomplishing company’s normal daily work operations.

    QC/Inspector: Possesses the skill, ability and certifications required for Quality Assurance inspections for work normally fabricated in the Company’s operations.

    Fitter: Possesses the skill and ability to assemble specific classes of work the Company normally performs.  

     Welder Position: Possesses the skill, ability and certifications required to weld most classes of work normally performed in the Company’s operation, all applicants will need to perform tasks using overhead traveling cranes when required.

    Senior Helper: Possesses the skill, ability required to assist a higher rated employee in all the Company’s operations and/or clean fabricated products.

    Second Shift 2:30pm-12:30am Monday-Thursday:

    Layout/Senior Fitter: Possesses the skill and ability required to layout, assemble and fit all classes of work normally fabricated in the Company’s shop and who is able to read and interpret all types of blueprints required for such work

    QC/Inspector: Possesses the skill, ability and certifications required for Quality Assurance inspections for work normally fabricated in the Company’s operations.

    Fitter: Possesses the skill and ability to assemble specific classes of work the Company normally performs. 

     Welder Position: Possesses the skill, ability and certifications required to weld most classes of work normally performed in the Company’s operation, all applicants will need to perform tasks using overhead traveling cranes when required.

    Senior Helper: Possesses the skill, ability required to assist a higher rated employee in all of the Company’s operations and/or clean fabricated products.


     All successfully hired applicants are eligible for: 

    • Full-time, working at least 40 hours per week, will be eligible for benefits on the 1st day of the month following 90 days of employment.
    • Employer offers medical, vision and dental insurance for you and the family. (employer pays 100% of deductible HMO plan)
    • Life/Accidental Insurance.
    • The employer provides paid vacation
    • The employer recognizes and is closed for 9 paid holidays during the year.  
    • The employer contributes to the Shopmen Local 509 retirement fund for every hour worked on your behalf.
    • All employed Ironworkers are part of the Shopmen’s Local Union 509 of the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers Union.
    (4/25/19 dd)

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