HWI to host Mid-Missouri Career Fair June 15 in Vandalia, MO

Jun 07, 2022 / Recruiting, Events

HarbisonWalker International is hosting a Career Fair for production technician job openings at the Vandalia manufacturing facility. 

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2022, at Sacred Heart Parish Center
  • 800 South Lindell, Vandalia, MO 63382 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

 HWI will conduct job screenings and on-site interviews for up to 20 production technicians. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet and talk with current HWI employees to learn firsthand about building a career with HWI.  

 HWI’s several Missouri operations – together called Missouri1 (MO1) — produce high-quality refractory products that make manufacturing possible for countless items – from bridges, buildings, and windows, to clothing, chemicals, and foods. Industry can’t exist without HWI’s refractory products. 

 “We are thrilled to offer high-quality, lifelong career opportunities along with skills training at our facilities in Fulton and Vandalia. With more than 150 years of industry leadership, we are a stable, essential business that is vital to all other manufacturing. HWI provides competitive compensation and benefits from a successful, inclusive company that values employees as its most important asset,” said Oliver Brooks, Senior Director of Operations, HarbisonWalker International. “Our MO1 operations are helping to advance the future of our industry, so it’s an exciting time to become part of the HWI family.” 

 HWI is proud to offer challenging and rewarding careers with competitive compensation and benefits and wellness programs, professional and personal growth, work-life balance, and the chance to work with exceptional coworkers. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, HWI is committed to a diverse workforce.

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About HarbisonWalker International

With more than 150 years of industry leadership and global recognition, HarbisonWalker International is the largest supplier of refractory products and services in the United States. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company’s international network spans North America, Europe, and Asia, with 18 manufacturing plants, 20 global sourcing centers, and the largest refractory industry research facility in North America. Serving virtually every major industry that requires refractory solutions to enhance production and protect assets, HWI is consistently recognized for its talented experts, industry firsts, and intensely driven excellence.