Sheet Metal Fabricator

This position performs metal fabrication in a production environment that requires a top quality candidate who is self-motivated with high energy and a team spirit attitude.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Handle, position, align, cut and form steel.
  • Maneuver/lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Work is usually repetitive.


  • Aligns with LDJ's Core Values
  • Ability to read and interpret CAD blueprints required.
  • Ability to use a tape measure and add/subtract fractions.
  • Machining experience required
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and vernier calipers.
  • Measure, examine, and test completed units in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments such as micrometers.
  • Confer with engineering, supervisory, and manufacturing personnel in order to exchange technical information.
  • Establish work procedures for fabricating new structural products, using a variety of metalworking machines.
  • Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders.
  • Have a technical aptitude for mechanical equipment.
  • Excellent work ethic with the ability to work with minimum supervision and is highly organized.
  • Ability to work well with others in fast-paced manufacturing environment.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills that project a positive attitude.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Reliable with excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Ability to work on feet for a 10-hour shift./li>
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. without restriction.


  • Full-time hourly position
  • 40-50 hours per week
  • Health, Dental and Life Insurance
  • Flex spending plan
  • Long-term disability
  • 1 week paid vacation
  • Simple IRA retirement plan


  • Based on Experience

How To Apply

Send resumes to:

LDJ Manufacturing, Inc.
1833 Highway 163
Pella, IA 50219
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Fax: 641-620-8302

For your convenience, you may download the application or complete in person at LDJ Manufacturing, Inc.


LDJ Manufacturing is deeply rooted in Midwest family values. We believe an honest day's work and keeping our word are the keys to building successful partnerships.


Our team of disciplined professionals adheres to an unwavering commitment to get the job done right, on time, with excellence - because "just good enough" is never good enough.


Our team is empowered with a driving spirit of creativity and resourcefulness to look beyond what already exists and find a better way to get things done.