Careers

For more than 100 years, the world’s premier engine and vehicle manufacturers have relied on Elgin Industries for best-cost, best-quality product solutions.  For the largest production engine remanufacturers as well as custom rebuilders and vehicle service shops of all types, our brands bring increased confidence, assurance and value to every job. Still family owned, still driven by innovation and a passion for customer success, we proudly engineer and manufacture world-class products right here in the U.S.A. 

You’re One Step Closer to Joining the Team that is proud to be essential.

Elgin Industries has been owned and operated by the same family, in Elgin Illinois, since 1919

Submit Your Resume Today

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit an application via mail Human Resources, Elgin Industries, Inc. 1100 Jansen Farm Drive Elgin, Illinois 60123, via fax  847-742-2220 or contact Marisa at 847-742-1720 ext 314 email marisag@elginind.com

Elgin Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).  Must pass Pre-employment Drug Test and Background Check.

We are currently seeking qualified applicants for the following positions.

  • Control Room Operator
  • Controller

Control Room Operator

Elgin Industries is looking for a Control Room Operator to join our dynamic team located in Elgin, Illinois!
Elgin Industries has long been one of the transportation industry’s premier manufacturers of engine and chassis components. For more than 100 years, the world’s premier engine and vehicle manufacturers have relied on Elgin for best-cost, best-quality product solutions. Still family owned, still driven by innovation and a passion for customer success, Elgin proudly engineers and manufactures world-class products right here in the U.S.A
As a Control Room Operator you will tend furnaces that perform hardening, carburizing, annealing and tempering of steel. Perform Secondary Operations, such as shot blasting, tumbling, racking, straightening, preparing loads and washing.

RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

• Operates all heat treat furnaces.
• Operates parts washers.
• Operates shot blasters.
• Operates tumblers.
• Operates forklifts, overhead cranes.
• Handles related paperwork and sign-offs.
• Assists other heat treaters as required.
• Makes and brakes down loads.
• Performs minor maintenance as required.
• Fills in for absent employees.

REQUIREMENTS
High school diploma or GED or equivalent work experience. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals, to add, subtracts, multiply, and divides in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals, to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. Required to stand; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds and/or move over 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles. Occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme cold, and extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Job Types: Full-time, multiple shifts.

Contact Marisa at 847-742-1720 ext 314 email marisag@elginind.com


Controller

What you’ll do?
In this self driven, hands on role, you will be responsible for managing and directing all financial aspects of our organization. With the support of two administrative accounting positions, you will be the key core person responsible for all day-to-day accounting activities, ensuring accurate financial reporting, implementing financial controls, and providing strategic guidance to drive profitability and operational efficiency. In addition to managing the company’s cash flow, including cash flow forecasting, working capital management, and capital expenditure planning, including ROI calculations expected and achieved, you will be the go-to expert for managing various aspects of the accounting function. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and monitor departmental budgets, providing guidance on cost control measures and financial performance

Why join us?
Our company has a long history as a premier manufacturer and global distributor of engines and chassis components in the transportation industry, with a legacy of over 100 years. We are trusted by some of the world’s leading engine and vehicle manufacturers for delivering the best-cost, best-quality product solutions.
At Elgin Industries, we are driven by innovation and a genuine passion for customer success. What sets us apart is our unwavering commitment to our employees’ growth and longevity within the organization. We provide a thriving environment that fosters professional development, ensuring that your career here is not just a job but a journey toward fulfilling your aspirations.
Joining Elgin Industries means being part of a team dedicated to engineering and manufacturing world-class products right here in the U.S.A. Your career with us promises not only stability but also opportunities for personal and professional growth. We invite you to become a part of our legacy and contribute to our continued success.

Why the Accounting team?
In our close-knit team, our commitment is to provide the mentorship, exposure, and development necessary to accelerate your career trajectory and prepare you for a seamless transition into the executive role. This position is part of a carefully designed career advancement track that leads to an executive level; the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with the current CFO, gaining valuable insights into executive decision-making, financial strategy, and overall company leadership.

As a team member at Elgin Industries you’ll enjoy:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Roth IRA
  • Dental/vision insurance
  • Health insurance
  • FSA/HAS Accounts
  • Company Paid Life Insurance for all FT employees
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Company Paid short-Term Disability
  • Accident insurance
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 10 Paid Holidays per Year
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Shoe reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Service Awards beginning at 5 years
  • Career advancement
  • Garden lots
  • Fun monthly activities (lunches, games, parties…)

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit an application in person at 1100 Jansen Farm Drive Elgin, Illinois 60123, via fax at 847-742-2220 or email at marie@elginind.com.

Elgin Industries is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.




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