Why Work at AEC?

AEC's Management is focused on specific goals of a world-class company and providing a quality environment for employees.

American Excelsior Company is recognized by its employees and customers for the ability to understand its markets and offer its customers a high level of experience in production, distribution and service.

The employees are a combination of resourceful problem solvers and are equipped with diverse skill sets. AEC has a strong national network and remains a solid, growing business, continuing a century old success story.

AEC is positioned in niche categories of the market, allowing for a strong presence for its products, and strong buying power across national channels.

What We Offer Our Employees

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Long and short term disability insurance
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match
  • Section 125 Plan
  • Performance Awards
  • Service Awards

American Excelsior Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

Current Vacancies

2nd Shift Shipping/Receiving Associate Needed in Sheboygan, Wisconsin

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in foam fabrication, as well as in many markets of erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.

We are seeking qualified applicants for the 2nd shift:
2nd SHIFT SHIPPING/RECEIVING ASSOCIATE

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Sheboygan, WI

  • Load/Unload trucks and complete necessary paperwork accurately
  • Transport tractor-trailers between docks
  • Tentative hours are 3:30pm-12:00am
  • Some heavy lifting required
  • Forklift Certification required
  • No experience necessary!
  • Clean, well-lit environment!
  • Full-time, permanent positions! Growth opportunities – training included!
  • We’re looking for dependable people to help us grow!
  • Safety incentive program
  • Experience in light construction is a plus!
  • If you have good attendance and basic math skills, we’d like to talk to you!

Job Types: Full-time
Pay: $16.00 – $18.00 per hour

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and a background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Customer Service Representative Needed in Arlington, Texas

American Excelsior Company is actively seeking a Customer Service Representative to join our Arlington, Texas team! This position offers competitive wages and great benefits. American Excelsior Company has been around for over 130 years – offering stability, growth, and success to each of our associates.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  • Greets customers warmly and determine problem or reason for calling.
  • Answers large amounts of incoming calls regarding products, billing issues, product problems, and general client concerns.
  • Assist Office Manager in the day-to-day clerical operations including but not limited to orders/return/credit/invoice entry, shipping and receiving, mailing, scanning, and other correspondence.
  • Assists Customer Care in entering accurate purchase orders, scheduling, and customer follow-up activities.
  • Helps to resolve customer complaints by gathering information, records and performing needed follow-up actions.
  • Examines records such as bills, computer printouts, bills of lading, and related correspondence, and converses with the customer and other company personnel such as billing, credit, sales, service, or shipping, to obtain facts regarding customer questions or complaints.
  • Confers with other supervisory or managerial personnel to recommend changes to avoid recurring customer complaints.
  • Notifies customer and designated personnel of findings, adjustments, and recommendations such as exchange of merchandise, refund of money, credit of customer’s account, or adjustment of customer’s bill.
  • Keys information into computer to obtain computerized records.
  • Assists Office Manager with receptionist duties.

QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Associate degree or equivalent from a two-year college preferred but not required, or 2 years of related experience and /or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Intermediate Knowledge and use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Knowledge of MRP (Syteline) and/or other business software a plus.

Newly hired individuals must have a Pre-Employment Physical, Drug & Alcohol Test, and an Audiogram. Satisfactory test results are a condition of continued employment. After successful completion of the trial or probationary period, the employee must continue to meet the conditions of this job or be subject to disciplinary action up to and including termination or removal from the position.

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Arlington, TX

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Production Supervisor Needed in Norwalk, Ohio

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in foam fabrication, as well as in many markets of erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in Norwalk, Ohio.

We are seeking qualified applicants for the 1st or 2nd shift:
FOAM FABRICATION DEPARTMENT PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

American Excelsior Company is actively seeking a Production Supervisor to join our foam fabrication team in our brand new 60,000 sq ft facility. This position offers competitive wages, great benefits, and many opportunities for individual advancement. Our company has been around for over 130 years- offering stability, growth, and success to each of our associates.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participates in lean manufacturing, quality assurance, inventory control, environmental health & safety, housekeeping, continuous improvement, succession planning, and developmental/training opportunities for associates.
  • Generates and studies production work orders; plans utilization of resources (workforce & equipment) and produces schedules for completion of jobs.
  • Establishes, adjusts, and controls the execution of work order procedures and production processes to meet schedules & achieve objectives.
  • Estimates, requisitions, and inspects raw materials.
  • Interprets specifications, prints, and work orders for employees; assigns duties.
  • Analyzes and resolves production challenges, or coaches/assists employees in solving production challenges.
  • Initiates or suggests measures to improve working conditions, production methods, workflow, equipment performance, quality of product, and efficiency of department or workforce.
  • Reviews production costs and budgets; modifies production and inventory control programs to maintain and enhance the profitability of operations.
  • Capable of performing and training all necessary activities of associates supervised.

QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • TECHNOLOGICAL SKILLS: Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word; ability to work with various types of measurement devices preferred. SyteLine or SalesForce software experience is beneficial.
  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The associate is regularly required to both sit and stand; use hands or fingers, handle or feel; and talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to walk and reach with hands and arms. The associate must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The work environment is generally dusty.

Newly hired individuals must have a Pre-Employment Physical, Drug & Alcohol Test, and Audiogram. Satisfactory test results are a condition of continued employment. After successful completion of the trial or probationary period, the employee must continue to meet the conditions of this job or be subject to disciplinary action up to and including termination or removal from the position.

COMPENSATION/BENEFITS:

  • Competitive starting wage is dependent upon experience
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Access to Medical/Dental/Vision Plans coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Basic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D), and more!

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Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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Shipping/Receiving Assistant Needed in West Chicago, Illinois

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in foam fabrication, as well as in many markets of erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in West Chicago, Illinois.

We are seeking qualified applicants for:
SHIPPING/RECEIVING ASSISTANT – MATERIAL HANDLING

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West Chicago, IL

We are a foam fabricator company. Our business is cutting, shaping, gluing, assembling, and packaging specialty foam parts.
No experience in manufacturing Shipping/Receiving/Material Handling is necessary. We will train!

Position:

  • Receive material coming into the building by vendors, customers, or other warehouses.
  • Staging and loading orders for delivery.
  • Operate basic material handling equipment to move material and product.
  • Full-time, permanent position (1st Shift 6 AM-2:30 PM)
  • Wage based on experience. Plus benefits.
  • **Experience in this position is a plus.

Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must have good attendance and reliable transportation.
  • Basic communication and math skills required.

We are looking for dependable people to help us grow. Come join our team!

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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Manufacturing Associate Needed in West Chicago, Illinois

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in foam fabrication, as well as in many markets of erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in West Chicago, Illinois.

We are seeking qualified applicants for 1st shift:
MANUFACTURING ASSOCIATE

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West Chicago, IL

We are a foam fabricator company. Our business is cutting, shaping, gluing, assembling, and packaging of specialty foam parts.
No manufacturing or fabrication experience necessary! We offer growth opportunities and training.

Position:

  • Fabricating foam parts for our customers.
  • Full-time, permanent position (1st Shift 6:00 AM-2:30 PM).
  • Wage based on experience: Entry-level position, plus benefits.
  • * Experience in light construction or woodworking is a plus.*

Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must have good attendance and reliable transportation.
  • Basic communication and math skills required.

We are looking for dependable people to help us grow. Come join our team!

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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2nd Shift Production Workers Needed in Norwalk, Ohio

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in foam fabrication, as well as in many markets of erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in Norwalk, Ohio.

We are seeking qualified applicants for 2nd Shift:
EROSION CONTROL DEPARTMENT PRODUCTION WORKERS

Click HERE to Apply in
Norwalk, OH

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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1st & 2nd Shift Production Workers Needed in Arlington, Texas

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in many markets with erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in Arlington, Texas.

We are seeking qualified applicants for both 1st and 2nd shift:

  • 1ST AND 2ND SHIFT MACHINE OPERATORS
  • 2ND SHIFT ASSEMBLY

Click HERE to Apply in
Arlington, TX

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Manufacturing Associate Needed in Sheboygan, Wisconsin

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in foam fabrication, as well as in many markets of erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.

We are seeking qualified applicants for 1st shift:
MANUFACTURING ASSOCIATE

Click HERE to Apply in
Sheboygan, WI

  • We are a foam fabricator — cutting, shaping, gluing, assembling, and packaging of specialty foam parts.
  • No manufacturing or fabrication experience necessary!
  • Clean, well-lit environment!
  • Full-time, permanent positions! Growth opportunities — training included!
  • We’re looking for dependable people to help us grow!
  • Safety incentive program
  • Experience in light construction or woodworking is a plus!
  • If you have good attendance and basic math skills, we’d like to talk to you!
  • Wage based on experience: entry-level positions $13.50; previous experience w/ skills up to $17.90.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $13.50 – $17.90 per hour

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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2nd Shift Production Workers Needed in Rice Lake, Wisconsin

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in many markets with erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in Rice Lake, Wisconsin.

We are seeking qualified applicants for 2nd shift:
EROSION CONTROL DEPARTMENT PRODUCTION WORKERS

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Rice Lake, WI

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Production Workers & Machine Operators Needed in Florence, Alabama (1st & 2nd Shifts Available)

American Excelsior Company is an industry leader in many markets with erosion control, evaporative cooling, animal bedding, and other wood fiber products. We are a progressive, growth, and community-oriented manufacturer in Florence, Alabama.

We are seeking qualified applicants for 1st & 2nd shifts:
PRODUCTION WORKERS & MACHINE OPERATORS

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Florence, AL

Pre-employment drug screening/physical assessments and background check are a condition of employment.

Health Insurance Paid Vacation 401K Retirement Savings Plan
Life Insurance Paid Holidays Short & Long Term Disability
Dental Insurance Safety Incentives Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

401K Savings Plan starts immediately with Company Match. Health, Dental, and Life Insurance begins after one month. Paid Vacation starts after 6 months and Long Term Disability starts after one year in the Plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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