About Merchants Metals
We’re one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of fence
systems in North America. With 35 distribution center locations, 4
manufacturing facilities, and a 60-year legacy of providing quality
fencing and accessories, Merchants Metals continues to be the
contractor and architect choice for excellence. Our complete line
of products includes perimeter security solutions for industrial,
commercial and residential applications.
Why Join the Merchants Metals Team?
Our employees are part of a culture that values and promotes
personal growth and development. We understand that to be a market
leader we must be committed not only to our products but also to
our people. It’s our talent that helps make Merchants Metals the
first name in fence solutions.
The PVC Shop Assistant/Yard Helper would work side by side with
our PVC Fabrication foreman in the shop, and assist when needed in
other aspects of distribution including inventory, unloading
materials, and organizing the shop.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS, DUTIES, AND
• Fabricate / extrude PVC materials in accordance with incoming
• Able to produce output to meet orders with accuracy and
• Proficient and comfortable operating fabrication machinery
• Receive and inspect material, with some time spent receiving
and unloading materials
• Maintenance of various production equipment
• Assist in inventory counts
• Participate in ongoing distribution center functions as
• Additional tasks as assigned including keeping shop
• Work with customers during customer pick ups to enhance the
customer service experience.
NECESSARY SKILLS, BACKGROUND &
• Able to interface effectively with customers & operational
staff in communication skills and people skills
• Demonstrates proficiency in equipment operations with emphasis
on 'Safety First'.
• Prior fabrication experience a plus
- High school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of
education, training and experience
- Medical, Dental and Vision coverage for Employees, Spouses,
Dependents &/or entire Family
- Company Paid Life Insurance and Short/Long-Term Disability
- Convenient 24/7 Doctor Visits through LiveHealth Online
- Legal Assistance via Legal Shield
- Employee Assistance Program
- Identify Theft Protection
- Access Perks – Discounts on products and services with
- 401k Retirement Program with strong company match