East Penn Manufacturing

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102 Deka Road
Lyon Station, PA 19536

www.DekaCareers.com

(610) 682-6361

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Business Description

A private, family-owned company operating the largest single-site, lead battery manufacturing facility in the world.

Our employees are at the heart of what makes East Penn so amazing. That was our philosophy in 1946, and it remains so today. People are the reason we’ve achieved an annual growth rate that more than doubles the industry average.

East Penn sustains a remarkable culture and supports it through special initiatives, committees, and programs. We remain fully committed to preserving our legacy, heritage, values and all those other defining attributes that make our company so special.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Needed

We’re looking for employees who are, can, or have…
• Willing to learn and teach others
• Work in team environment
• Good attendance
• Complete work correctly and on time
• Understands and follows all safety and hygiene guidelines
• Good communication skills/read and write proficiently

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Technical Path (Engineering)

Develop processes to make products. Designing of equipment or installing control systems. Assist with basic programming and equipment modifications. PLC knowledge, Mechatronics, EMET or Engineering degree.

Blue arrow showing progression from Crafts person (Industrial Mechanic, EMT, Machine Shop, Mold Set‐Up) Crafts person (Industrial Mechanic, EMT, Machine Shop, Mold Set‐Up)

Certified CTE Training or an Associates Degree in Electromechanical/Industrial Maintenance Mechanic/Machinist

$25+/hour

Blue arrow showing progression from Industrial Machine Operator Industrial Machine Operator

Operates, tends and maintains machines to make lead-acid batteries. Good math & measuring skills including familiarity with the metric system. Ability to use basic hand tools, diagnose and troubleshoot machinery.

$18+/hour.

Blue arrow showing progression from Battery Manufacturer Trainee (BMT) Battery Manufacturer Trainee (BMT)

First job in Manufacturing? That’s ok! Start here!

The BMT program allows for basic training in a manufacturing environment and eventually
placement into a regular, full-time position.

At least 18 years of age. Availability to work 2nd or 3rd shift.

$15.50+/hour