A AAMERICAN CONTAINER has an opening for a Foreman with welding and supervisory experience in the Tampa area to lead a small crew of welders and laborers who repair, maintain and modify shipping containers. This is a hands on position working beside others in a leadership role.

The successful candidate will:

  • Oversee the work of welders and laborers
  • Provide employees with job assignments
  • Monitor production closely to ensure quality, scheduling and cost objectives are being met
  • Determine job timeframes and production needs for quoting purposes
  • Layout, fit up, and weld steel containers alongside others as needed
  • Organize and maintain container inventory for maximum efficiency
  • Provide leadership and control in all areas of environmental, health and safety of employees and property


  • Experience in a supervisory/leadership role
  • Steel Welding & Fabrication experience
  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Good communication, leadership & organizational skills
  • Forklift experience
  • Working knowledge of AWS Welding Rules/ Certification preferred
  • Ability to work outside in extreme heat
  • General construction knowledge preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Ability to pick up small parts locally on occasion

Salary commensurate with experience

No phone calls! Email your salary requirements and resume.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $25.00 – $30.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

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Work Location: One location