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Motrex LLC Summer Production Worker in Oelwein, Iowa


Looking for a summer job? Perhaps on a break from school or just seeking a different way to spend May through August? Stryten Manufacturing in Manchester, IA is currently looking for people to work in manufacturing jobs. These are fulltime positions - you will be scheduled for 40 hours each week and have the opportunity to earn overtime. We will train if you have the motivation to learn and work hard.

MUST be available to work 2nd or 3rd shift and train on 1st shift!

While COVID-19 impacts all of us, Stryten's Health and Safety culture, personal protective equipment, and procedures are in place to minimize your exposure so we can produce the products our customers rely upon and need.

Apply online or text plantjobs to 97211 to begin your pre-screening process!

Shifts are scheduled for 8 hours, but mandatory overtime may require 12 hour days; weekend work should also be expected.

The starting pay rate will be up to $21.25 per hour; skill and business need will determine pay.

Note - Benefits are not offered for summer workers.


  • Work with the line team to meet daily production goals

  • Will be required to do first piece inspection during the 1st hour of the day at their assigned station.

  • Meet daily production schedule

  • Fill out necessary documentation

  • Must be able to understand and communicate with all employees to receive training instruction and perform responsibilities.

  • Must follow quality control specs and procedures. Maintain accurate and timely SPC charts.

  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.

  • Perform testing as required.

  • Perform weekly preventive maintenance on machine

  • Will be exposed to lead (dust, fumes, and molten form) and other hazards.

  • Must comply with safety and health regulations for the protection of self and fellow workers.

  • Follow Excel lean Manufacturing Procedures.

  • Must comply with current Quality Systems Requirements

  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.


Physical Requirements:

  • Continuous standing, lifting, bending, and twisting

  • Occasionally required to work in extreme environmental conditions (hot, cold, humid)

  • Must wear personal protective equipment such as gloves, respirator, safety glasses, and steel toed shoes, hearing protection, etc., as outlined in established department PPE policy.

  • Must be able to do some heavy lifting.

Equipment Used:

  • Small hand tools, control panels, data collection equipment.

  • Molds for heat seal machine and small hand tools, control panels, data collection equipment.

Education, Experience, Skills Required:

  • Mechanical aptitude required.

  • Previous manufacturing experience helpful.

  • Computer literate.

  • Must achieve passing score on pre-employment assessment

  • GED or High School Diploma preferred but not required.

EEO Statement

Stryten Manufacturing is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Statement

Stryten Manufacturing,, is a leading provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the Transportation and Industrial markets. Headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, the company operates transportation plants in Salina, Kansas, Manchester, Iowa and industrial facilities in Ft. Smith, Arkansas, Kansas City, Kansas, and Charlottesville, Virginia. Its manufacturing plants are located Kansas City, Missouri, and Lampeter, Pennsylvania. These locations produce a comprehensive portfolio of battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for the Transportation, Network Power and Motive Power markets. Also served are industries such as agricultural, automotive, heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others.

Job Locations IA-Manchester | IA-Cedar Rapids | IA-Dubuque | IA-Oelwein | IA-Waterloo

Requisition ID 2021-2944

Category Manufacturing - Operations

Position Type Intern

Address 913 South 10th Street

Postal Code 52057