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What makes Metal Trades a great place to work? 

  • Family owned and operated since 1962
  • Excellent work hours
  • Employee retention
  • Work scope diversity



Metal Trades, Inc. is a highly capable heavy steel fabricator specializing in Industrial Fabrication, Barge Construction, Commercial Marine Construction and Ship Repair. We currently have an opening for a Steel Fabrication Estimator at our facility which is 20 minutes south of Charleston, SC. MTI has been in business for over 50 years!

Prefer a min. of 5 years estimating exp. in heavy steel fabrication and product manufacturing.  Knowledge of structural/piping drawing proficiency, material take-off lists, labor cost analysis, and able to determine material and labor requirements. Consults with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues. Must be proficient in MS-Word/Excel, welding, and industry specifications.  Desirable skills/knowledge include:  AutoCAD and MS-Project, scheduling, shop floor planning, machining, barge construction, and estimating various steel fabrications. High School Diploma or GED required.  Associate’s Degree in Architectural Drafting and Estimating or equivalent experience in a related field.  MTI is an At-Will Equal Opportunity Employer. Females, Minorities, Veterans, Disabled are encouraged to apply. We are an EEO/affirmative action employer.


Works under minimal supervision


  • Competitive pay (DOE)
  • Great work environment
  • Full benefits package, including but not limited to:
  • Medical 
  • Dental
  • Company Paid Long Term Disability
  • Company Paid Short Term Disability
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Vision
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off

Visit us online at . Call 843.889.6441, Ext. 5107 to request more information. MTI is an At-Will Equal Opportunity Employer. Females, Minorities, Veterans, Disabled are encouraged to apply. We are an EEO/affirmative action employer.


Please apply in the following manner:


Apply in person at:

4194 Hwy. 165

Yonges Island, SC

(applications at the Guard House)


Mail resume to:

PO Box 129

Hollywood, SC 29449


Human Resource Dept.


For more information call:

843.889.6441, Ext. 510