Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry: Now hiring to meet growing demand

(Manitowoc, Wis.) – Despite the ongoing pandemic, Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry (WAF) has seen business grow and expand throughout 2020. The result is that the company is now looking to hire up to 25 additional employees for its Manitowoc, Wis. facility. 

“We’ve been fortunate during these challenging times,” explained Sachin Shivaram, CEO, Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry. “There’s been strong demand for our products in a variety of industries this year, especially in the medical, agricultural, defense and automotive industries. As a result, we’re looking to expand our workforce.”

Positions are available in WAF’s finishing and foundry departments and at their subsidiary machine shop. Open positions include:

  • Second Shift: Monday – Friday / 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Third shift: Saturday – Tuesday / 10 p.m. – 6 a.m.
  • And four day a week, 12-hour shifts, Monday – Thursday / 4 p.m. – 4 a.m.

“It’s important for people to understand that our facility isn’t the type of foundry that may come to mind from days gone by,” explained Shivaram. “We have state-of-the-art equipment and technology throughout our facility, and we work as a team. Equally important, we value input from all team members on ways to improve.” 

Starting pay for most positions is $19.26 per hour, with health benefits, paid holidays, vacation time, quarterly profit share, retirement plan, and the opportunity to earn pay increases and promotions. WAF offers tuition reimbursement for training and educational activities related to its industry. Candidates can apply online at www.wafco.com/careers/.