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Earn a Good Living

Looking for work in the Waterloo/Cedar Falls area? Want a steady job with benefits to support you and your family? Join the team at DCI!

We’re looking for hard-working people with at least 1 year of manufacturing experience and weekend availability.

Take pride in your paycheck.

At DCI, your hard work is rewarded.

Competitive Pay

Operators typically earn $19-24/hour or more based on productivity—there's no ceiling on incentives!

Earn More With Overtime

Get paid time and a half on Saturdays and double time on Sundays.

Annual Bonuses

Take home an end-of-year bonus for good attendance.

Benefits that keep on coming...

  • Medical insurance (company pays all premiums)—available after 90 days

  • Health Savings Account (with employer contributions)—available after 90 days

  • Annual attendance bonus

  • Life insurance

  • IAM pension

  • 10 paid holidays

  • 2 paid personal days—available after completion of probationary period

  • Paid vacation—available after 1 year

  • Union membership

  • Company-sponsored events—from golf and paintball outings to our annual end-of-year party

Training Provided

New to the industry? If you lack experience but have a good work ethic and a positive attitude, you can still apply!


We’ll give you the training and support you need to feel confident in your new role as a production machinist.

Hungry for a bigger challenge? We offer motivated team members a chance to gain new skills and grow their leadership potential through job shadowing and continuing education classes through accredited community colleges.

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Scheduling Requirements

Applicants must be available to work either first, second or third shift Monday - Friday. You will also need weekend availability for overtime (you will receive time and a half for OT on Saturdays and double time for OT on Sundays).

Equal Opportunity & Second Chance Employment

DCI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). We encourage people from all races, religions, national origins, genders, sexual orientations and ages, as well as veterans, reservists and individuals with disabilities to apply.

As a second-chance employer, we also consider qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records.

Ready to work? Apply now!

Click "Apply Now" to fill out your application using our online form. You can also apply in person at our office or send a resume to


Machine Operator

200 Ida Street
Waterloo, IA 50701

Phone: 319-234-1075
Fax: 319-234-3103

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