Entry Level - Machine Assistant - DIRECT HIRE

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Date: Aug 6, 2022

Location: Orrville, US

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert (www.bekaert.com) is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.


The duties of this position will include staging material, loading & unloading material, maintaining wire drawer, maintaining galvanize and bezinal baths, monitoring & maintaining key process variables, performing standard quality inspections (e.g. hardness, tensile, coating weights etc.), and packaging product for shipment. The incumbent will be expected to operate a lift truck, utilize an overhead crane, perform maintenance on line equipment, make preparations for the next job, and do general area clean-up activities. The candidate should be able to use a micrometer, understand shop math, have a basic familiarity with computers, and be capable of performing a physically demanding job.


A video to describe the process can be seen below.  

Hot Dip - Bekaert Core Competences - Advanced coating technologies - YouTube


Full-time, stable work with fixed shifts, good work life balance, great pay, paid time off, holidays, and tons of benefit offerings!

Make sure you're earning a 401(k) - 4% match with 1% year-end enhanced contribution.

Benefit availability after only 30 days.  


Ideal Candidate:

  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Willingness to Learn
  • Above Average Mathematics Skills; ability to read or learn to read micrometers
  • Ability to lift 60lbs regularly and lift, push, pull up to 100lbs occasionally
  • Strong safety and quality orientation
  • Attention to Detail
  • Manufacturing Experience a plus - pay commesurate with experience - Machinists up to $25.00 Hourly



You grow, we grow... Better together. Bekaert offers continuous development opportunities.

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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