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Nestle Millfitter in Clinton, Iowa

Millfitter - 21005738


Clinton, IA has been home to one of our factories since 1969 – a proud producer of Pro Plan®, Purina ONE Beyond®, Purina Veterinary Diets®, Beggin®, T-Bonz® and Whisker Lickins® among other varieties.

For more than 100 years, Purina has been revolutionizing pet food production, and its ability to enrich the lives of pets everywhere. By 1956, mastering new production techniques, we literally reshaped pet care, introducing Dog Chow® as the first extruded dry food. We’re still at it today, with Tidy Cats®, the lightweight cat litter champion of the world and the leader in our category. Such leadership requires constant innovation and renovation, which is so often rooted in our world-class food production standards.

As a Millfitter, you will be performing machine shop skills such as turning shafts, milling and cutting keyways. You will be responsible for setting and aligning plant equipment with minimal supervision. The Millfitter is also responsible for following plant safety practices and demonstrating an understanding of proper operation of equipment and tools.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Correctly layout and install steam, acid, sprinkler, slurry and hydraulic piping systems

  • Perform Arc, Tig, and Mig welding procedures on both plate and pipe. Be able to weld different material thicknesses

  • Layout, fabricate and install all types of spouts, hoppers, transitions, and mechanical guards

  • Perform all other duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications:

Education: HS Diploma or GED

Experience (years/type ): 1 years of related maintenance experience in a manufacturing, industrial, technical, military environment OR a two-year technical degree


It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé Purina. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. We hope you'll consider sharing in our mission--you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé Purina home.

The Nestlé Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and look for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.

Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at to notify of us of any needs related to completing the job application.

Job Engineering/Packaging

Primary Location US-IA-Clinton-Clinton

Organization Nestle Purina PetCare Company

Schedule Full-time

Job Posting

Unposting Date Ongoing

Requisition Type: Hourly

Req ID: 21005738