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Your Career. Your Opportunity.

Based in Davenport, Iowa, Oertel Metal Works is a full-service manufacturing facility specializing in metal fabrication, including design, welding, machining, paint, assembly and installation.

We’re always looking for driven and passionate people to join our team. As part of a rapidly growing company, you’ll have the opportunity to join a group of innovative and dynamic individuals who take pride in turning raw materials into remarkable creations.

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Don’t see what you’re looking for?

Oertel is a proud member of McCarthy-Bush Corporation, operating divisions in manufacturing, construction and mining. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, email your resume and your areas of interest to our HR Team or explore our corporate-wide job board.

Why Oertel Metal Works?

Reach Your Full Potential

We have a culture of collaboration and are willing to train fresh talent into highly skilled craftspeople. We’re stacked with some of the best in the business ready to share their technical expertise.

Grow With Us

Oertel is positioned for major growth, and we want you to jump on board. With a range of positions, from entry-level to foreman, the potential for upward mobility and career building is here. If you have the drive, we have the opportunity.

Family and Community Values

Oertel is a proud member of the McCarthy-Bush manufacturing division. As a family-owned company, we lead our employees with family values, a commitment to safety and a pride in building the communities where we live, work and play.

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Production Fabrication


We’re proud to offer a wide range of benefits to our employees and their families, both union and nonunion, including:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Short-term disability
  • Life and AD&D insurance
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Personal assistance programs including substance abuse counseling, financial counseling, domestic/marital abuse counseling
  • Rental car discounts
  • Flex spending and health savings accounts
  • 401(K) retirement savings plan
  • Health club membership and reimbursement
  • Corporate fitness center membership
  • Social outings throughout the year for employees and family members

Oertel Metal Works is committed to equal employment opportunities and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage qualified women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and others to apply. Equal Opportunity is the Law. Applicants – click here to access Employee and Employer Rights and Obligations under FMLA.

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