The truth is that there are many open manufacturing jobs in Elyria,
Ohio that are unfilled and there are many Elyria residents who
need good-paying jobs.

About Elyria Works Now Employers

The truth is:  the American dream is still alive and well in Elyria, Ohio.  You just have to be open to the possibilities.  For example, entry level jobs in manufacturing are actually plentiful in Elyria – and the companies that are offering them provide opportunities for advancement!

At present Elyria Works Now is working with four local manufacturers looking to fill entry-level positions, and we plan to add more in the future.  If you are willing to consider a job in manufacturing and make a commitment to spend a short period of time learning about the field and what is required – you will be given an opportunity to interview and get placed in a job that will lead to a career.  Read on to learn more about our first four pilot companies that have agreed to hire Elyrians under the Elyria Works Now program.   

The American dream is alive and well in Elyria, Ohio.  Manufacturing has given me and my family financial security, great benefits, and an opportunity to grow…

– Jerrod, Elyria Resident

As a single mom, I hadn’t considered a job in manufacturing. Thankfully I found a family-friendly employer who helped me find the skills I never knew I had…

– Brittany, Elyria Resident

Pilot Employers

Career Opportunities

All four of the Elyria Works Now Pilot Employers have entry-level job openings that they are willing to make available to Elyrians that successfully participate in the Elyria Works Now program.  Get an edge on being hired by one of these companies by registering for Elyria Works Now today!

The Elyria Foundry is seeking bright, energetic, “hands-on” people who enjoy seeing products come to life.  Qualified applicants must be able to solve complex real-world problems in a team environment.

Multilink is an engineering and fiber optic / telecommunications hardware manufacturer that is looking for entry-level applicants who are energetic hardworking, trustworthy, and dependable.

Duraline is committed to attracting, developing and retaining a diverse workforce that represents a global customer base. Each career opportunity offers an exciting work environment in a continuously growing company.

United Initiators is a global, leading producer of peroxide based initiators and specialty chemicals, and offers great opportunities with a full array of benefits to compliment a competitive compensation package.