Metal Trades is a goal and team-oriented workplace exemplified by safety, quality work, and productivity. We are always interested in speaking with individuals to fill opportunities in a variety of trades. To find out more about current job opportunities, please contact Human Resources at 843.889.5107.

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Employees are Our Greatest Asset! We are an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.  Metal Trades, Inc. is proud to be committed to non-discrimination, equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. Metal Trades, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by Federal, state, or local law. In all employment decisions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, training, promotion, upgrading, demotion, downgrading, transfer, lay-off and termination, and all other terms and consideration of employment every possible action is taken to ensure equal opportunity. We take pride in providing our employees a work environment that empowers them to be challenged, fulfill their passions, and balance work goals with life goals.

  • Want to make sure you’re putting your health first?
    Our first-class benefits package offers comprehensive medical, dental, vision and supplemental insurance plans.
  • Looking for ways to prioritize health? Take advantage of our wellness program.
  • Unclear about your financial goals? Meet our 401k investment advisor for a personal session.
  • Need a day off? Take your PTO as you need.
  • Show me the money! MTI has competitive pay and it really does pay to be on our team!


As a Federal Contractor, MTI is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following links:

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MTI is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
If you are a job seeker with a disability and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please submit your request via telephone at 843.889.5107 and/or complete the Voluntary Self Identification of a Disability form. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within MTI will be reviewed at the telephone number supplied. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis. Thanks for your interest in MTI!

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Metal Trades, Inc. is an At-Will Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all are encouraged to apply.  Applicants are treated on the basis of their job-related qualifications, ability and performance.



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Metal Trades, Inc. (MTI) is a family owned business located just south of Charleston, South Carolina operating with deep water access on the intracoastal waterway. We have been in business since 1962 and have extensive past performance in Heavy Steel Fabrication, Manufacturing, Machining, Vessel Construction and Vessel Maintenance and Repair for both commercial and Government customers.

” J.E. Corbin, Jr. founded Metal Trades, Inc. in 1962 with a pickup truck, a welding machine, and years of metal fabricating experience. Since that time MTI established a solid reputation for its multi-skilled work force and strong commitment to high quality.”


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