Careers

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We value our employees, their talents, and ideas. By learning from each other we grow more successful both personally and professionally. We have locations in Montgomery, Paris, and Watseka Illinois. Current careers and job opportunities in each location are listed below.

Full-Time Direct Hire Positions Are Available Today!

The Perks of Lyon

Inclusive Workplace

We’re a talented and diverse group! We’re happy to provide an accessible workplace where you can be yourself.

Take Time Off

You work hard and deserve time for yourself. We offer paid time off and paid holidays so you can always be at your best.

Health Care Benefits

We care about you! We offer coverage for medical and dental insurance for you and your dependents.

401K Enrollment

Make sure to plan for the days after your Lyon retirement party! We offer a 401K enrollment with a 10% match.

Life Insurance

Lyon provides basic life insurance with the option to purchase additional life insurance at group rates.

Available Positions

Job Summary

Responsible for performing assembly operations on a variety of fabricated pieces.

Job Description and Responsibilities

  • Performs repetitive assembly operations on a variety of fabricated pieces such as lockers and cabinets.
  • Must snap various pieces into place and fasten others with screws, nuts, bolts, rivets, and various types of hardware.
  • Use screwdriver, hammer, pliers, wrenches, riveting gun and/or electric drill as required.
  • Must be able to work from supervisor demonstration or approved sample.
  • Check pieces for proper fit, assembly and finish.

Qualifications and Skills

  • High school diploma or GED preferred.
  • Must be able to work from orders.
  • Able to stand and use hands for long periods of time up to 8 hours. May be required to crouch, bend, push and pull. Light to medium physical effort in moving parts and completed lockers or cabinets. May move product up to 50 pounds.
  • Continuous mental and visual attention assembling, fitting, and checking work.
  • Ability to use screwdriver, hammer, pliers, wrenches, riveting gun and/or electric drill
  • Ability to work independently and safely.
  • Being mechanically inclined would be a plus.

We are an equal opportunity employer offering medical and dental benefits, 401K and 401K matching, paid vacation time, and 9 paid holidays.

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Job Description

Essential duties & responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Responsible for loading and unloading slit coils onto an uncoiler
  • Requires ability to operate the overhead crane
  • Other duties include being able to setup stamping dies in the press, setting up a leveler so that the steel is flat
  • Ability to interpret blueprints & measure (caliper & tape measure) for overall quality
  • First piece & last piece inspection & every 20th piece (first piece, 20, 40, 60, etc. & the last one)
  • Fill out a green tag for EVERY work order
  • Required to stand, walk, crouch, and use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, and controls.

Qualifications

  • Able to read, write, & follow instructions
  • Ability to communicate well with others
  • Excellent attendance
  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred
  • General mathematical knowledge & proficiency with basic measuring instruments
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 years of age to apply.

There will be a 4-week training period for operators to learn the machine and any responsibilities associated with the job.

We are an equal opportunity employer offering medical and dental benefits, 401K and 401K matching, paid vacation time, and 9 paid holidays.

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Job Summary

We are actively searching for a talented and reliable maintenance technician to join our maintenance department at our Watseka, IL facility. Our ideal candidate will be a jack-of-all-trades, with in-depth knowledge of brake presses, resistance welders, turret presses and automation equipment. To excel in this position, you must be an excellent problem-solver with exceptional communication and organizational skills.

Job Description and Responsibilities

  • Plan, layout and perform all required operations to install, maintain and repair a variety of production machines, other equipment and apparatus used in various departments within the facility.
  • Perform necessary repair on hydraulic systems, water, air and gas lines, repair to motors and controls.
  • Trouble shoot, disassemble and determine extent of repairs necessary, requisition or make-up repair parts, assemble, test, align and adjust.
  • Perform welding, sheet metal and machine tool operations when required in repairing equipment.
  • Lubricate a variety of equipment such as motors, machines, conveyors, pumps, trucks, etc.
  • Knowledge and understanding of proper leverages, gearings, fits, adjustments & tolerances of various moving mechanisms such as clutches and brakes are necessary to ensure satisfactory operations.
  • Responsible for proper use of machine or hand tools, repair and adjustment of machines to prevent damage.
  • Responsible for equipment preventive maintenance at established intervals.
  • Responsible for careful handling of tools and materials and the operation of machine tools to prevent lost time injury.
  • Perform general plant maintenance.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Able to read, write and follow instructions including the ability to read electrical schematics and machine diagrams/drawings.
  • Previous manufacturing experience required.
  • Excellent attendance record.
  • General mathematical knowledge and proficiency with basic measuring instruments.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age to apply.

Career Path – Typical opportunities for progression might include: Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Manager

Lyon is an equal opportunity employer offering medical, dental and vision benefits, 401K and 401K matching, paid vacation time, and 9 paid holidays.

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Job Description

Essential duties & responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Operate presses of various sizes & types, in a safe manner, following blueprints and setup by others
  • Follow prescribed practice or instructions in handling, positioning parts & operating presses
  • Advise setup man or supervisor of faulty operations, need for adjustment, die replacement, repair, or sharpening
  • Read route sheet, verify counter reading, record start & finish reading, indicate operations performed on ticket & record time changes
  • Adhere to quality policy by checking first piece & last piece inspection & every 20th piece (first piece, 20, 40, 60, etc. & the last one) followed by filling out a green tag for EVERY work order
  • Set controls for speed (coil feed)
  • Set up machines according to blueprints
  • Monitor the machinery

Qualifications

  • Able to read, write, & follow instructions
  • Ability to communicate well with others
  • Excellent attendance
  • Experience helpful but not required
  • General mathematical knowledge & proficiency with basic measuring instruments
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 years of age to apply

Lyon is an equal opportunity employer offering medical, dental and vision benefits, 401K and 401K matching, paid vacation time, and 9 paid holidays.

Think you’d be a great fit? We’d love to hear from you!

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Summary

Responsible for performing an array of duties such as receiving and processing incoming stock and materials, picking and filling orders from stock, packing and shipping orders, or managing, organizing and retrieving stock.

Duties

  • Receive shipments
  • Load and unload trucks as required
  • Tag and label product
  • Box, wrap and pack product in accordance with relevant procedures
  • Prepare orders for shipment
  • Operate forklift as necessary
  • Use an RF Scanner
  • Locate product as required

Position Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Knowledge of operating a forklift
  • Ability to work on feet for long periods of time. Regularly required to stand, walk, sit and use hands. Frequently required to crouch, bend, push and pull. May move product up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to work independently and safely
  • Great physical stamina and manual dexterity
  • Team player
  • Good organizational and time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Problem solver

Disclaimer

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted, as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees so classified.

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The information in each position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted, as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees so classified.

Lyon LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.