Harper Industries was founded in 1998 by the staff ownership group, purchasing the assets of DewEze Manufacturing from the publicly held Owosso Corporation. Its products assist customers in the areas of ag, turf and mobile hydraulics. Harper’s sales have increased by an average of more than ten percent since the inception of Harper - total sales for Harper will exceed $24M in 2014. For more specifics on Harper’s products, visit www.harperindustries.com. Harper’s products are seen as the preferred products in the various markets they serve.

In addition, Harper Industries contract manufactures products under the Horsch name. Horsch is a German seeding and tillage company and Harper maintains a share of ownership of Horsch activities in North America.

Job Title

Material Handler (Fabrication)

Overview of Position

Harper Industries has an immediate, full-time opening for a Material Handler. Some Saturday work may be required.

  • Experience operating forklift
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Skilled in part inventory systems
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to lift 60+ lbs regularly
General Job Responsibilities
  • Supply fabrication with raw steel for cutting and machining purposes
  • Organize material inventory and assist shipping unloading steel
  • Gather needed parts for weld
  • Move parts in and out of work centers
  • Communicate priorities from Fabrication Supervisor and Weld Supervisor
  • Ability work hours
  • Ability to work in varying climates
  • Work with minimal supervision after normal shop hours
  • All other fab duties assigned

Position open: Immediately

Beginning Salary: Based on experience

Bonus: OT approved by supervisor

Application Instructions

For additional information or to apply for this position, please email a cover letter, resume, 3-5 references the following email: careers@harperindustries.com