Careers

Advance Your Career at Sargent Metal

Enjoy Coming to Work Each Day

When you join the Sargent Metal team, you aren’t treated like just another number. As a family-owned and operated company, we promote a healthy, caring, and positive culture where every member of our team is celebrated and encouraged.

We’re able to serve our clients better when our team is cared for and supported. Here, we go above and beyond to make you feel like family.

What Our Team Has to Say

We were recently named one of South Carolina’s best places to work which demonstrates our commitment to care for our team. But we also asked our team for their own words: how would you describe working in our organization? Here’s what they had to say:

Our Purpose

We exist to provide opportunities for our team to THRIVE personally and professionally and join in helping our community.

Our Core Values

  • Positive Attitudes are Contagious.
  • Success comes from Humility, Integrity, and Hard Work.
  • Always Do the Right Thing.
  • Strive for Excellence in serving our customers, teammates, and community.
  • Have a bias for action.
  • Honor God above all else.
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Our Benefits

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Medical, dental, and vision insurance

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Company-sponsored & voluntary life insurance

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Paid holidays, vacation time, and volunteer days

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Short-term disability and AD&D

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401k program with 401k Company match

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Perfect attendance

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Referral programs

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Work boot allowance

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Onsite vending market

Open Positions

Job Title: Paint Line Lead

Classification: Hourly/nonexempt

Reports to: Shift Supervisor/Manufacturing Manager                                   

Summary

The Paint Line Lead oversees the paint line production team. The Paint Line Lead is responsible for: maintaining a steady production speed, assisting with color changes and powder coating in the paint booth as needed, communicating with supervisor and manager daily, assisting team members to efficiently hang parts/remove parts from the line, and is knowledgeable of company quality standards for different customers.

Primary Functions

  • Able to stand 10-12 hours a day
  • Ability to lift 15 – 50 lbs. continuously.
  • Maintain a good working pace on the paint line.
  • Assist with color changes.
  • Able to Powder Coat if necessary.
  • Understand clocking production in the company’s ERP system, as well as quality processes.
  • Prepare completed parts for the shipping department.
  • Able to follow a schedule and setup team to assist with completing the schedule as efficiently as possible.
  • Promote teamwork and a positive, healthy culture.
  • Able to communicate efficiently.
  • Attend forklift certification class through Sargent Metal.
  • Comfortable following and giving verbal and written directions.
  • Comfortable giving positive and occasional negative feedback to team members.
  • Able to promote and stand by the company’s purpose statement and core values.

Qualifications

  • 5 years minimum manufacturing experience.
  • Previous Powder Coating experience is required.
  • Previous leadership experience is required.

Purpose Statement

“We exist to provide opportunities for our team to THRIVE personally and professionally and join in helping our community.”

Core Values

  1. Positive attitudes are contagious.
  2. Success comes from humility, integrity, and hard work.
  3. Always do the right thing.
  4. Strive for excellence in serving our customers, teammates, and community.
  5. Have a bias for action.
  6. Honor God above all else.

This job description is to outline the primary duties and qualifications, but not be limited to the assigned responsibilities listed. It is our expectation that each team member offers their services whenever necessary to ensure the success of Sargent Metal.

Job Title: Tig Welder

Classification: Hourly/nonexempt

Reports to: Welding Team Lead/Manufacturing Supervisor

 

SUMMARY

The Tig Welder is responsible for welding parts together according to blueprints and customer specifications.

Primary Functions

  • Familiar with reading blueprints.
  • Strong understanding of different weld symbols.
  • Comfortable with using measuring instruments (calipers, measuring tapes, gauges).
  • Strong understanding of settings on a Miller weld machine.
  • Capable of welding in both Mig and Tig form.
  • Able to stand 10-12 hours a day
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Maintain acceptable productivity.
  • Promote teamwork and a positive, healthy culture.
  • Able to communicate efficiently.
  • Comfortable following verbal and written directions.
  • Willing to promote and stand by the company’s purpose statement and core values.

Requirements

  • Able to pass both a Mig and Tig weld test at Sargent Metal.
  • Have previous welding experience in a professional setting.

Purpose Statement

“We exist to provide opportunities for our team to THRIVE personally and professionally and join in helping our community.”

Core Values

  1. Positive attitudes are contagious.
  2. Success comes from humility, integrity, and hard work.
  3. Always do the right thing.
  4. Strive for excellence in serving our customers, teammates, and community.
  5. Have a bias for action.
  6. Honor God above all else.

This job description is to outline the primary duties and qualifications, but not be limited to the assigned responsibilities listed. It is our expectation that each team member offers their services whenever necessary to ensure the success of Sargent Metal.

Job Title: Powder Coating Technician

Classification: Hourly/nonexempt

Reports to: Paint Line Lead/Supervisor

SUMMARY

The Powder Coating Technician is responsible for maintaining a steady production speed and applying an even, quality coat of powder on parts.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Primary Functions

  • Able to stand 10-12 hours a day
  • Ability to lift 15 – 50 lbs. continuously.
  • Maintain a good working pace in the powder coating room.
  • Follow detailed directions for color changes.
  • Understand customers’ quality standards for powder coating.
  • Prepare completed parts for the shipping department.
  • Able to follow and execute a schedule efficiently.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous Powder Coating experience is required.

This job description is to outline the primary duties, but not be limited to the assigned responsibilities listed. It is our expectation that each team member offers their services whenever necessary to ensure the success of Sargent Metal.

Job Title: Assembly Tech

Classification: Hourly/nonexempt

Reports to: Manufacturing Supervisor

SUMMARY

The Assembly Tech is responsible for building and assembling parts and components for various customers according to blueprints, customer specs, and work orders.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Primary Functions

  • Operating power tools and hand tools to assemble parts.
  • Able to stand 10-12 hours a day.
  • Ability to lift 35 lbs.
  • Maintain acceptable productivity, attendance, and quality while following processes and procedures.
  • Promote teamwork and a positive, healthy culture.
  • Comfortable working in a team environment and individually.
  • Able to efficiently communicate and understand direction both written and verbal.
  • Adhere to all company safety policies and procedures.
  • Adhere to company’s purpose statement and core values.

This job description is to outline the primary duties, but not be limited to the assigned responsibilities listed. It is our expectation that each team member offers their services whenever necessary to ensure the success of Sargent Metal.

Job Title: Entry-Level Manufacturing

Classification: Hourly/nonexempt

Reports to: Manufacturing Supervisor

SUMMARY

Our Entry Level Manufacturing positions are a great way to dip your toe into the water of the manufacturing world. These positions could consist of many different operations including simple assembly, paint line operations, and unloading material from lasers. These positions require much flexibility and attention to detail.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Primary Functions

  • Simple understanding of how to operate generic hand tools.
  • Ability to stand up to 10 hours a day.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Maintain good productivity while producing products to quality standards.
  • Promote teamwork and a positive, healthy culture.
  • Able to communicate efficiently.
  • Maintains punctual, regular, and predictable attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

This job description is to outline the primary duties, but not be limited to the assigned responsibilities listed. It is our expectation that each team member offers their services whenever necessary to ensure the success of Sargent Metal.

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