Carpenter Metal Building

Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee

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$18.00 - $23.00

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Job Description

A metal building erector is responsible for the efficient and successful erection of commercial buildings. People hired for these jobs are required to be extremely hands-on with what they are entrusted to do, work well on a team, and follow directions with attention to detail.


• Read and interpret building designs and instructions

• Prepare materials and calibrate machinery prior to performing building erection work

• Use scissor lifts to position metal components into place (previous scissor lift experience a plus)

• Guide metal loads into position by following set instructions

• Bolt metal works together and ensure that all sections are leveled properly

• Force structural metal components into place by using tools such as crowbars and jacks

• Insert sealing strips and insulation materials along with reinforcement bars

• Assemble hoisting equipment or rigging, including cables, pulleys, and hooks to ensure easy and safe movement

• Load and unload construction materials from trucks and into buildings

• Works safely, encourages others to do so, and complies with applicable health and safety-related rules, regulations, and procedures

Qualifications & Experience

  • Three+ years of construction experience (previous experience in a similar capacity such as carpentry, roofing, or ironwork is a plus).
  • Must possess your own hand tools (company may provide specialty tools)
  • Able to read and understand project-related documents in the English language
  • Knowledge of basic construction/shop math (addition, subtraction, division, fraction, and multiplication)
  • Ability to work independently, without direct supervision
  • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy
  • Plan work and select proper tools
  • Work at heights without fear (construction is mostly below 30' in height and fall protection gear is provided)

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