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Assembly Operator

Aurora IN
Job Type: Full Time
Posting Date: 9/13/2020


Aurora Casket Company, a Matthews International subsidiary, is seeking a qualified Assembly Operator / Machine Operator for our Production Facility in the Aurora, IN area for our Memorialization business segment. This Assembly Operator will be responsible for the production and parts assembly of our company products for the memorial industry.

Competitive Starting Rate of $17.30 plus full benefits which includes: Medical, Dental, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Short Term Disability, Life Insurance, Paid Vacation, 10 Paid Holidays and a 401(k) Retirement Plan.


Working with production equipment in an industrial environment.
with machinery, hand and power tools in a fast paced work environment.
Working with a role that requires cross training and provides opportunities to learn and operate within several different job functions within a production environment?
Working with an organization that provides the necessary training to complete the job and advance your career.

Plant manager, production supervisors and department leads.
A small team of production employees.

Working with production machinery, machinery, hand and power tools.
Setting up and checking products to confirm if they meet specifications.
Performing preventative maintenance on production machinery.

You will be working with production supervisors and operating various machinery to meet production needs.
Determining parts to be manufactured based upon orders and stock.
Observe and maintain machinery operation and identifying and defects or malfunctions.
Multi tasking and cross training in other departments and machines.


High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred.
3+ years of previous assembly experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Possess a mechanical aptitude; ability to use a large variety of hand tools and basic knowledge of power tools, forklifts, welding equipment, and cutting torch.
Ability to work overtime as necessary.



Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.
Regularly lift and/or move up to 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 wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, extreme cold & heat, risk of electrical shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.
The noise level in the work environment may be high.

The Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions division of Matthews Memorialization is a leading manufacturer and distributor of caskets and other funeral home products in North America, producing a wide variety of wood, metal and cremation caskets. We sell our products exclusively through authorized distributors, primarily funeral homes.

Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions and Matthews Memorialization are (MATW) Matthews International companies.

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants. In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.