• Careers with McElroy Metal

    McElroy Metal is always seeking quality individuals to join our team. We are proud of our 57 year history and place high value on our family friendly atmosphere and a customer-centric culture. We welcome new talent that can help us continue to grow the company as we strive to meet our goals:

    • Be an innovation leader in each of our target markets
    • Be an industry leader in sales growth, earnings growth and return on investment
    • Be committed to a culture of continuous improvement and Lean principles
    • Establish an accident-free work environment
    • Always act with integrity and comply with ethical codes of business conduct

  • McElroy Metal is always seeking quality individuals to join our team.

Our success has been primarily due to the people we have hired and the ability they have to satisfy our customers' needs with service and a quality product. -
Tem McElroy, Chairman

McElroy Metal offers a competitive compensation package, financial performance incentive programs, and comprehensive medical plans.

Additional benefits include:

• Prescription card benefit
• Dental plan
• Employee assistance programs
• Short-term and Long-term disability at no cost
• Educational assistance
• 401(k) plan, a company-funded match and a profit sharing plan
• Paid vacation, holidays and sick leave
• Employee training and development opportunities

View Current Openings with McElroy Metal

Clinton, IL

Position Details
This position coordinates and schedules the shipment of products to the customer, on time, and by the most cost effective method. This position reports to the Operations Manager.

  • Plan and schedule shipments in the most cost effective method, whether by route truck or contract carrier.
  • Serve as primary contact with 3rd party logistics partner & contract carriers.
  • Enter all orders into McElroy's shipping system to generate required trip reports specifying carrier assignments, dates, drops, weights, and times for pick-up and delivery.
  • Prepare shipping orders for loading crew and truck drivers.
  • Notify customers of scheduled deliveries and continue to advise customers of changes or updates.
  • Have an open communicative relationship with internal and external customers with the ability to solve shipment problems as needed.
  • Respond to sales personnel on freight rate requests and document per the McElroy SOP.
  • Work closely with operations and customer service to maximize proper production sequence and scheduling.
  • Negotiate rates for contract carrier deliveries and continue to increase contract carrier base.
  • Prepare and submit, as required, daily, weekly, and monthly traffic reports and file freight claims with the responsible person.
  • Assist customers to provide documents for 'Will Call' Customer Pick-up orders.
  • Log, validate, and approve all contract carrier loads against invoices submitted to accounts payable.


  • Minimum of High School Diploma.
  • Computer experience including MS Office. Experience with Oracle beneficial.
  • Understanding of ICC and DOT requirements a plus.

Bossier City, LA

Position Details
This exempt-level position will assist in the installation and maintenance of equipment and machinery throughout the company. This position reports to the Corporate Manufacturing Manager.

  • Visits plants and store locations to assess maintenance problems or needs.
  • Assists with the development and supervision of preventive maintenance programs.
  • Repairs broken or defective machine parts, using welding and brazing tools.
  • Aligns equipment by using specialized tools (e.g. micrometer, plumb bobs).
  • Reviews and follows highly technical and complex machinery manuals.
  • Transfers machines to different sites, either to install them or repair them.
  • Disassembles machine parts when transporting or repairing them, and reassembles the parts
  • Reviews technical papers, catalogs, and other reference materials, and confers with equipment sales representatives to select and recommend new supplies and maintenance methods to improve plant operations.
  • Reviews inspection and repair reports and observes progress of work on major overhauls to evaluate efficiency and workmanship.
  • Schedules repair, maintenance, and installation of machines, tools, and equipment to ensure continuous production with all shifts.
  • Coordinates and supervises activities of workers fabricating or modifying machines, tools, or equipment to manufacture new products or improve existing products.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Ability to travel 80% of time.
  • May require relocation and close proximity to a major airport a plus.
  • Able to read blue prints and machine line drawings, and locate equipment from installation.
  • Some electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical experience a plus.
  • Working knowledge of metal forming equipment and roll forming processes a plus.
  • Create detailed reports of work completed and submit in a timely manner.

Mauston, WI
Lockhart, TX

Position Details

  • Responsible for performing and directing various divisional functions including accounting, inventory control and human resources and for the coordination of these functions with the appropriate corporate department and/or personnel. Serve as a member of the leadership team for their manufacturing plant.
  • Supervise larger admin team that may additionally handle complex traffic and order coordination duties

Essential Functions:

  • Implements, conducts and oversees processes that ensure proper completion of daily, weekly and monthly administrative requirements; includes accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll accounting, cash management, fixed assets and financial analysis for division
  • Serves as liaison between the corporate office and manufacturing plant, provides available resources and support and have positive interaction with all departments
  • Proficient Knowledge of all HR related policies, practices and procedures including maintaining OSHA log and coordinating appropriate information to corporate safety department
  • Experience and exposure to accounting practices and principles to include inventory management processes and control; coordination of monthly and annual physical inventory counts; coordination of complete month-end process
  • Coordinate annual manufacturing plant fixed asset inventory and reporting fixed asset changes throughout year to corporate accounting department
  • Divisional coordinator of credit function with corporate credit department
  • Coordinates division employment process, communicates company benefit programs, and maintains local personnel records
  • Trains, provides direction and participates in evaluation of plant administrative staff
  • Coordinates payroll function with corporate payroll department
  • Office coordinator for phone system, mail, office machines and any office maintenance contracts; Coordinator of office supply procurement
  • Have a clear understanding of all operational aspects throughout the facility. Understanding of all operational procedures and policies. The knowledge of plant processes enables a better understanding of the back end administrative tasks performed and managed
  • Ability to work within and continually learn computer environments (ie, JDE & Ship Trak) that are significant part of successfully completing daily requirements
  • Financial review to enhance cost control and other management functions


  • Intermediate skills or above in all Microsoft office products, especially Excel
  • Strong organizational skills. Any/all documents requested should be readily available. Should be fluent in all company policies & procedures, and know how to quickly obtain pertinent documents that are related to each one
  • Attention to detail is important for this role. This person gathers, sorts, and processes many types of invoices & documents on a daily basis
  • Should have keen insight and remarkable acumen in all business matters, to certainly include financial documents
  • Should possess managerial skills that generally come through experience. Must be experts in not only their duties, but the duties of all support staff
  • Should be able to coach, mentor, counsel, and train on continual improvement processes, time management skills, customer service, etc.


  • High School diploma required
  • Basic college level accounting or business courses or equivalent experience preferred
  • Prefer experience in providing direction of tasks and functions and in training support personnel

Clinton, IL

Position Details
McElroy is searching for a Production Manager in our Clinton, IL manufacturing facility. We are looking for motivated individuals who enjoy working as a team. The Production Manager will over see day-to-day activities so as to meet production deadlines and provides leadership to the manufacturing team.


  • Utilization of company software systems (JDE, Lean Bench, Ship Track, P2P/Uptime, etc) to support daily production and customer service requirements.
  • Direct responsibility for daily scheduling of production, assignment of raw materials, and said completion of production requirements.
  • Responsible for the accurate and daily completion of work center P2P documentation.
  • Responsible for all safety and quality inspections completed and documented in a timely manner.
  • Ensures start time/ stop times are adhered to and efficient use of all resources are utilized.
  • Supports and guides lean initiatives and helps develop the overall lean strategy to be implemented plantwide.
  • Assists in establishing team goals, provides training, and tracks key performance metrics to ensure continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for all aspects of managing production employees to include developing team members, employment decisions, and performance assessments. · Ensures cross training of all team members across all job functions to allow for flexing of employees to optimize the effectiveness of the entire business unit. · Empowers team members in a positive manner to drive team's success
  • Ensures plant-wide Best Practice Standards and housekeeping requirements are maintained.

What Will Make You Successful:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Strong leadership, coaching and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated problem analysis and problem solving skills and have ability to coach team members in developing these skills.
  • Ability to organize, plan, coordinate and execute.
  • Ability to refine manufacturing processes to achieve continuous improvements in quality, delivery and cost.
  • 10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment with 5 years of supervisory experience preferred.

Clinton, IL
Adelanto, CA
Sunnyvale, TX

Position Details
In this role, you will be responsible for fulfilling orders, preparing them for delivery and safely loading product.

  • Identifies and pulls product to fulfill orders
  • Ensures quality and quantity of product being loaded
  • Determines how to properly structure loads to facilitate drop sequence unloading and to ensure required weight distribution and damage prevention through delivery process
  • Scan & reconcile product to loaded trailer to ensure complete shipment
  • Clear packaged product from all production lines to avoid stopping production
  • Comfortable with working on loaded trailers at evaluated heights
  • Unloads incoming product and completes proper paperwork


  • 3 months+ experience in a shipping environment (1+ year experience)
  • Safety oriented
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds repetitively
  • Ability to stand for duration of shift
  • Previous experience operating a forklift
  • Overhead crane experience a plus
  • Flexibility to work overtime and Saturdays when needed

Clinton, IL
Winchester, VA

Position Details
As an Operator, you'll help us create quality products by preparing and performing tasks to set up, operate and monitor all components of the production line.

  • Set up, operate and monitor assigned machinery and equipment
  • Read and interpret shop drawings in order to program equipment
  • Perform quality checks to ensure finished product is produced within established deliverables
  • Make necessary adjustments to equipment to meet product quality standards
  • Troubleshoot common equipment and quality issues
  • Meet daily productivity goals
  • Inspects equipment for safety
  • Operate overhead crane as needed to load and unload product
  • Prepares orders for shipment
  • Participation in continuous improvement


  • 1+ Year experience operating relevant machinery/equipment in manufacturing environment
  • Safety oriented
  • Ability to read a tape measure
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds repetitively
  • Ability to stand for duration of shift
  • 1+ Year experience operating a Forklift
  • Overhead Crane experience a plus
  • Ability to work 2nd shift
  • Flexibility to work overtime and weekends when needed

Bossier City, LA

Position Details
This is an exempt-level position reporting to the Director of Engineering. You will work 8 hour shifts, travel about 75%, and qualify for bonus pay.

The main responsibilities of the Residential Roofing Instructor position are:

  • Develop and maintain a class room style and hands on Residential Roofing Installer training program.
  • Communicate with Sales, Metal Marts and Service Centers to schedule Residential Roofing Installer Training Classes.
  • Travel and instruct McElroy customers, potential customers or employees on Residential Roofing Installation.

  • Construction: 5 years (Required)
  • Driver's License (Required)
  • US work authorization (Preferred)
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Ability to communicate with other engineers, architects, contractors, or salespersons.
  • Knowledge and experience in residential metal roofing. (Required)
  • Mechanically inclined and knowledge of the use common power tools.
  • Intermediate skill level in using Microsoft Windows, Excel and Word. Auto Cad is a plus.
  • Ability to get or already have a CDL.

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