Join us as we help build some of the most exciting projects that create the skylines where the world comes to work, live, and play. 

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SME Steel offers many career possibilities

SME Steel Contractors is a major Western US based steel construction company that is fabricating and installing the most exciting structures being designed in our times. Facilities include major franchise stadia, international airports, luxury casinos, grand public facilities and notable commercial buildings, many of which are high-profile, complex, and for top-tier clientele.

Working at SME Steel means that you are associating yourself with a top team of steel fabricators, erectors, management personnel, and many support service individuals. We are now roughly 1,500 employees strong with fabrication centers and support locations in five western states. To complete these multi-million dollar projects, we team with hundreds of professional ironworkers as our projects move to the field. We have a unique culture that promotes teamwork, individual accountability, and good old-fashioned hard work.

At SME Steel, we believe in hiring only the “Best of the Best.” Our rigorous recruitment process, which includes telephone and face-to-face interviews, character reference checks, and technical competency testing, helps us achieve this goal.

We work with the best and therefore require the best to team with us for the challenging designs we deliver in structural form. If you are driven to work in a fast-paced environment (requiring superior organizational skills to manage the process of multifaceted project execution; many of which are through advanced delivery methods), then we are definitely interested in speaking with you.

SME Steel's Culture

Doing the Right Thing:

Here within SME Steel, we operate each of our businesses with the highest degree of integrity. We know that this will help us to build trusting and respectful relations within our communities, our customers, and our suppliers. It makes excellent business sense and it is always the right thing to do.

Teamwork and Excellence:

We know that teamwork enables us to achieve results greater than the sum of our individual efforts. We combine it with personal and team excellence. We strive to do our best at everything. We collaborate to leverage our individual strengths to accomplish common goals. We uphold a strong, respectful culture based on performance and professionalism. We strive to build lasting relationships where people can communicate effectively and openly, resulting in a Culture of Cooperation.


We hire only driven people! We all know how to deliver! We know we must work hard at attaining common company and personal excellence. We know it just doesn’t happen; we make it happen through team and personal performance.


We strive to hire only competent individuals. We desire that each employee have two kinds of competency: intellectual and emotional. Employees possessing both are able to communicate and solve problems effectively, responsibly, and respectfully.

Innovation and Continuous Improvement:

Our fast paced environment is full of change and is in a state of evolution, but where possible we must direct that change. We must hire people who can keep up with this ever-increasing pace and who embrace the thought process and work ethic that helps us manage our ever changing and evolving world. We believe that when we combine performance, competence, teamwork, and excellence amazing things are accomplished.

SME Steel Benefits

Offering the Right Benefits:

At SME Steel, we are proud to continue to build an employee family. We empower you with personal accountability, creative freedom, and resources to help you succeed in your job. We’re just as committed to providing you the benefits, security, and flexibility needed to enjoy life away from work. So whether it’s our comprehensive healthcare coverage, dental, or vision coverage or even life and disability programs—our commitment is to your well-being. SME’s employees can choose the coverage that best fits their unique needs.

Core Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
  • Vision
  • Short-term Disability Insurance

Financial Benefits

  • Competitive Salary or Wage
  • 401(k) plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts

Time-Off Benefits

  • Vacation
  • Holidays
  • Leave of Absence (including Military Leave)
  • Jury Duty
  • Bereavement Days

Supplemental Benefits

  • Supplementary Life, Disability, Medical Insurances
  • Dependent Life Insurance

The information on this website offers only a brief overview of the benefit plans available to SME employees. A description of the benefit provisions, conditions and limitations is provided to employees in the individual Plan Summary books. Plans having these programs and features also have exclusions, limitations, reductions of benefits, and terms under which the plans and policies may be continued in force or discontinued. In the event of a conflict between this website and the plan documents or policies, the plan documents or policies will govern. The Company has the right to amend or terminate these benefits at any time.


Getting Started

Congratulations! You are about to begin the process to apply for a position with SME Steel, the only full service Division 5 company in America. Career opportunities here are diverse, rewarding, and stimulating. Within our various companies and divisions, open positions are posted on this website. Thank you for your interest in working with us. SME Steel and its employees are committed to the belief that collaboration and hard work will make a positive difference for our businesses every day. We also believe that these principles will create future growth opportunities for employees.

Use the list below to help you gather the information you will need. Once you are ready, you can fill out the online application (English or Spanish) and submit it using the SME Steel Job Application site.

What You’ll Need

Review the checklist below to make sure you have the information you need to complete the application process.

  • Current address and contact information
  • Availability
  • Previous employment information, including addresses, phone numbers, supervisor names and titles, salary, and employment dates
  • Education Information
  • Personal References

      For current openings, please refer to the following link: 
      SME Steel Job Application site

      Contact Info

      5801 Wells Park Road, West Jordan, UT 84081 | 801.280.0711

      SME Steel is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or Vietnam era or other protected veteran.