Messer hosts Knoxville hiring event

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Messer Construction Co. will host a hiring event Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015 to fill several construction-related positions in its Knoxville region office in support of current and new building projects in East Tennessee.

“Messer experienced record growth in 2014, and our business continues to flourish,” said Allen Begley, senior vice president for Messer. “We need qualified, committed employees to help us accelerate that momentum.”

The hiring event will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. at Messer’s West Knoxville office, 120 Perimeter Park Road. The company has immediate, full-time openings for approximately 15 project managers, project engineers, safety managers, skilled craftspeople and superintendents. Applicants will have an opportunity to meet with Messer representatives and should bring a current resume or be prepared to fill out an application.

The company offers competitive compensation and an extensive benefits package, including retirement plans, health and dental insurance, life and disability insurance, tuition reimbursement, continuing education plans and an employee stock ownership plan.

“Messer is a 100 percent employee-owned company,” Begley said. “Employee ownership challenges us to go beyond finding candidates who are merely qualified. We seek the most talented and committed professionals to become shared business owners of our company.”