Metal Cell Operator


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Located in LaPorte, IN

Salary: $23.94/hr

Metal Cell Operator Job Description:

Express Employment is working with a local manufacturer of aerospace and defense products. You will be making different airplane parts from start to finish each day. This position requires high attention to detail and the ability to sit in one place for a whole shift.



  • Measure and surface grind castings to remove defects
  • Could make up to 25 different airplane parts per day
  • Work independently to follow instructions for each piece


Schedule and Pay:

  • Mon-Fri 
    • 6am-2pm
    • 2pm-10pm
    • 10pm-6am
      • Will train for 8-12 weeks on 1st shift, and then move to 2nd or 3rd shift
      • You will have a set shift for 1 year, and then there will be annual shift bids
  • $23.94/hr



  • 2 years of continuous work experience or 6 months of manufacturing experience
  • Must be comfortable sitting in the same spot for the entire shift
  • High technical aptitude and good math skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Must be reliable and have exceptional attendance
  • Highschool diploma or GED (will need to provide proof)
  • Background check
  • Drug test
  • Physical


Benefits Available to Eligible Express Associates

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Direct Deposit
  • Holiday Pay


About our Hiring Process:

Express has been serving our NWI community for over 25 years! We are committed to helping you find the best job to match your desires and skill set. One interview with us is like interviewing for over 100 companies! Apply for this job and we will get you connected with your own employment specialist. Our goal is to find you the right long-term fit, all at no cost! Once you apply for this role, we will take you through our complimentary hiring process, match you to the right job, and provide ongoing training and support. Join the Express family today!


About Express:

Since 1997, Express has been impacting the Lake, Porter, and La Porte County community by connecting people with meaningful employment opportunities, one person at a time. From manufacturing jobs to administrative positions, to professional placements, Express can empower you to find a job that meets your needs. Whether you are starting a new career, re-entering the workforce, or a seasoned professional, Express has the resources to match you with a job that fits your desires and abilities.


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Express Office: Valparaiso
332 West US Highway 30
Suite C
Valparaiso, IN 46385
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