Employment Opportunities

Stetson Building Products has several job openings available in their Decatur location.

Steel Detailer.  Perform various repetitive and routine drafting, detailing and other related duties to produce accurate placing drawings and plans necessary for the fabrication and placement of reinforcing steel bars and related accessories in accordance with customer contract documents, industry standards and /or established practices and procedures.  Use care to insure the efficient use of materials, fabrication methods and timely delivery of finished products.  Utilize computer microstation and “aSa” computer aided design (CAD) detailing software to create placing plans, or generate plans manually by using tracing or cut-and-paste detailing techniques.  Proceed alone on simple and/or routine assigned projects and serve as project team member on large projects.  Assist others with problem resolution or coordination of detailing activities.  Click on this link to view more information.

Estimator.  Develop detailed take-offs of reinforcing steel material to prepare for quoting to customer.  Click on this link to view more information.

Target Quoting Coordinator.  Identify new construction projects bidding in Illinois (Decatur & Urbana) for state, county, city and commercial projects.  Identification of products will be determined and then pricing submitted to the contractor bidding the jobs.  Contractors bidding will be called before the bid date to determine if they are self-performing or who they will be subbing the work to. Click on this link to view more information.

Inside Sales.  Represents the company to customers over the telephone.  Assists customers by answering questions and recommending products for their individual needs.  Takes orders from customers both inside and over the phone.  Click on this link to view more information.




Industry Watch

Construction Employment Increases in December 2018 in 43 States and D.C.; 26 States Add Construction Jobs From November to December

Construction Costs Dip in December but Most Materials and Services Prices Accelerate in 2018; New-Building Price Index Also Rises for Year

Average 2018 Wage Increases for Construction Support Staff Estimated at 3.4% for 2018