Elevate Advanced Manufacturing

Midwest Metal Products

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

www.mwestmp.com

Product

We're a preferred vendor for the aerospace, medical and electronics industries, as well as other high-profile fields, providing customers everything from concept to finished product, always adhering to strict quality standards and specifications.

Application

We are a ‘job shop’, in other words, we make parts for other companies and have no product lines of our own.  This gives our production line a variety of parts to work on daily.

Impacts & Awards

  • Celebrated 50 years of being in business in 2014. 
  • Designated a “Blue Zone Worksite” in 2013.
  • Linn County Public Health’s “healthiest worksite” for our size for several years.
  • AS9100/ISO 9001:2008 certified.

Careers & Opportunities

Welders, press brake operators, CNC Machining, assembly, spotweld, powder coat/paint, silkscreen, hardware insertion, packing, shipping/receiving.  Support services: customer service, finance, buying, engineering, programming, estimating, maintenance and HR.

Normal benefits offered through most companies, such as: health, dental, life, disability, paid holidays, and vacation.  In addition: a long list of wellness benefits; fitness center cost-share, shoe inserts, vision reimbursement, reimbursement for weight loss programs, purchase of dietary supplements, and cost-share for purchase of exercise equipment.  We offer an in-house fitness center, weight-control class, and kickboxing classes.  We offer tuition reimbursement for employees with one year of service.

Cedar Rapids is a family-oriented, metro area, with a strong and growing downtown area.  After a devastating flood in 2008, Cedar Rapids has grown to be a vibrant and ever-changing community.  They have more than risen from the flood waters, they have thrived and are a stronger and more exciting place to live than they ever have been.  Construction is everywhere, with new and exciting businesses and housing opening every month.

 

Training incentives: We offer a scholarship through Kirkwood Community Colleges’ Advanced Manufacturing Program that includes $2,500 towards tuition, fees & books, as well as a paid internship at our manufacturing facility.   We have opportunities for job shadowing, tours, and internships available.