Machining - Group Leader

Employment Type: Full Time


4010 320th Street
Boyden, IA 51234


Summary: Directs and coordinates assigned manufacturing operations activities directly to the work force by performing the following primary duties.


Primary Duties:

  • Maintain schedule and give direction to the work force under their direct control and interface with overall schedule needs
  • Gives broad direction in department processes
  • Efficient use of resources under their control
  • Provide organization and structure to the area of responsibility
  • Support and recognize employee needs and achievements, coaching as needed
  • Keep the lines of communication open within area of responsibility, as well as with the Team Leader and other functional activities
  • Communicate Demco policies
  • Assure the quality of products produced in their department are built correctly
  • Create an environment for continuous improvement
  • Ensure that all employees understand and comply with all safe work practices established by Demco
  • Ensure that all employees are properly trained and placed in jobs which match their individual skill, ability and aptitude
  • Track/ troubleshoot inventory inconsistencies to resolve shortages and excesses through the use of TCM.
  • Assume responsibility for the accuracy of inventory for the steel warehouse.



  • Requires a minimum of three years experience in manufacturing operations
  • Excellent math, problem-solving skills, good judgment, good understanding of blue prints and testing equipment
  • Good interpersonal, verbal communication, and written skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Computer knowledge
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds occasionally and push/pull 100 pounds occasionally
  • Bending from the waist – 40% of the time
  • Lifting from waist level – 5 to 50lb requirement
  • Above shoulder reach – Minimal
  • Pinch/grip – 100% of the time
  • Twisting – Minimal
  • Standing – 100% of the time
  • This position requires use of heavy equipment and an overhead crane


  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Birthday Paid Off
  • PTO Accrual on Day One
  • Benefits 1st of the Month After 30 Days
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life and Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Aflac
  • Benefits 1st of the Month After 60 Days
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Safety Shoes/Glasses Allowance


Any Questions Please Call: 712-725-3149 Fax: 712-725-3396

Job description is intended to define in general terms the most significant duties of a particular position and is not all inclusive of all duties or responsibilities of individual positions. Position descriptions are not intended to exclude the possibility of temporary assignments or the alteration of existing positions.

Demco, is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status or status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law