Zekelman Industries

Production Worker

Job Locations US-CA-Long Beach
Job ID
# of Openings
Hourly Full-Time

Job Description



Do you want to work for a stable, growing organization that reaches back more than 130 years Our steel tube and pipe products have helped build landmarks and buildings in North America; Come build your career at Zekelman Industries!


Western Tube, a division of Zekelman Industries, has full-time Production Worker positions available at our facility in Long Beach. This is a great opportunity for candidates who have five or more years of manufacturing/light industrial experience and basic mechanical aptitudes such as carpentry, general construction, farm equipment, automotive mechanics or any other type of mechanical or electrical skills.



  • Material handling: forklift operator, truck loader, crane operator & shipping
  • Operation of production equipment: mill operator, slitter operator, machine operator
  • Operation of computer programs


  • Excellent work ethic, exceptional attendance
  • Proven mechanical & mathematical aptitude
  • Uncompromising commitment to safety
  • Entry-level computer skills
  • Ability to work shift work and overtime
  • Solid work history, references required
  • Minimum of High School diploma
  • Successful completion of a post-offer hair follicle drug test, physical and background check
  • Regular, full-time, predictable onsite attendance per the posted schedule is an essential function of this role
  • Associates Degree or Trade Certification preferred 
  • 5+ years of manufacturing experience preferred 
  • Leadership traits: willingness to foster and contribute to an environment that promotes trust, honesty, communication, accountability, continuous improvement, cooperation, and continuous learning


  • Must be able to move objects and use abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue. Constant movement and use of limbs; this position requires good manual dexterity, coordination and stamina. 
  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position most of the time.  
  • Ability to lift, climb, bend, stoop, push and pull. 
  • Must be able to lift 60lbs. 
  • Stand for 10-12 hours 
  • Manufacturing/ Industrial work environment 
  • Must be able to walk or stand at least 95% of shift
  • Other physical requirements as needed for job 
  • Regular, full-time, predictable onsite attendance per the posted schedule is an essential function of this role 
  • Lead and promote health and safety work practices as required by regulatory agencies and company policy 

Zekelman Industries offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits, including low cost, high quality medical and dental benefits.  In addition, we have an amazing tuition assistance program, a bonus plan, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, immediate vesting and much more. 




We are Zekelman Industries. 


We manufacture superior quality tubular and related products and provide outstanding service for our valued customers. 


We seek to continuously advance the skills and opportunities of our employees, utilizing the latest technology and management tools available to consistently increase profitability and the enterprise value of Zekelman Industries and of our customers. 


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