Elizabethtown automotive manufacturer to add 150 jobs
ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WTVQ/Press Release) – The Metalsa factory in Elizabethtown will be adding 150 jobs as the location launches new business and products with Ford Motor Company and Rivian.
All openings are full-time and permanent for entry-level production technicians. No experience in the automotive industry is needed as the manufacturer plans to train employees for the position. The jobs come with a full compensation and benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, short- and long-term disability coverage, flexible spending accounts and life and AD&D coverage.
“When you start are Metalsa, you provide yourself the opportunity to build your career, not just start a job,” said Linda Aubrey, Human Development at Metalsa. “At Metalsa, our benefits and earnings opportunities allow employees to provide for and support their families. Additionally, the opportunities for advancement are endless—either into skilled trades through our apprenticeship or into management.”
Along with the production technician jobs, Metalsa is also hiring for skilled trade positions such as maintenance and tooling. Numerous salaried positions in operations, quality, engineering and other departments are available.
Employees at the factory get full union benefits after 90 days along with bonuses for new hires, referring applicants, perfect attendance and profit-sharing. Compensation starts at $17 per hour and can go up to $22.96 with raises at regular intervals and cost of living increases each September. Second and third shift employees earn an additional shift differential.