Employment Opportunity: Shop Fitter/Fabricator (Pell City, AL)

Employment Opportunity

Advance Tank and Construction is a construction company that works throughout the continental United States.  We build large capacity, steel erected, storage products from the ground up.  We are looking for a Shop Fitter/Fabricator person in our Pell City, AL shop.  We are interested in those who are experienced, hardworking, and know how to work safely.


$24.00 – $28.00 per hour

The pay range is dependent on the person’s experience and capabilities. Benefits include paid vacation, sick leave, 401K, and health & dental insurance. This is an employment at will position.


Advance Tank is offering competitive wages, great benefits, and a family-like environment. If you feel your skills & abilities closely match the self-driven personality we are searching for, please send us your resume via email or apply online. We will only accept inquiries via email and online. Please do not call our offices.

Email:  Attention: Recruiting   jobs@advancetank.com


  • Must be able to perform all duties safely.
  • Must have experience in the use of the following tools: 4 and 8-pound hammer, fit up bar, grinders, magnetic drill, chipping hammer and cutting tools.
  • Must be able to physically move 75 pounds to 100 pounds routinely.
  • Must be able to pass a post hire physical verifying ability to perform essential functions of job, as well as a drug test.


  • Must be able to perform all duties safely.
  • Must be able to follow instructions and perform assigned tasks in a safe and diligent manner.
  • Must be able to safely move and handle steel plate and structural shapes including: loading, unloading, setting, aligning, fitting, assembling and cutting.  Movement and handling are done both manually (up to 100 pounds) and with assistance of a crane or other equipment. 
  • Must be able to safely operate various tools including grinders, power brushes, chipping hammers, saws, punches, magnetic drills, cutting tools, etc.
  • Must be able to properly use basic measuring and layout tools including: tape measure, framing square, level, chalk line, etc.
  • Must be able to safely rig and use lifting hardware for moving heavy steel.


  • Must be able to read blueprints, tack welding and layout of steel plate.


  • This position works 8 to 10 hours per day, 5 days per week; able to work overtime when necessary. Begin work promptly at designated time.


  • Worker is on feet, kneeling or bending all day and work is done outside in all weather conditions.  Worker will be required to wear a hardhat, safety glasses, and ear plugs at all times – a welding hood and respirator when appropriate.