Paul Mueller Company Careers


Paul Mueller Company, headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, expanded over the last half century to become a world-class manufacturer of stainless steel processing systems and equipment for the dairy, food, beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries with a long-standing reputation for high-quality equipment and excellent customer service.

Established and built in the same community where it is headquartered today, Paul Mueller Company is a home-town company with a strong work ethic and a friendly atmosphere. Well known among our neighbors and customers as a solid employer, community supporter, and a technological leader, Paul Mueller Company offers competitive pay and benefits as well as opportunity for career and personal growth.

Springfield, the third largest city in the state of Missouri, is nestled in the lakes region of the beautiful Ozark mountains. The Springfield area offers a variety of recreational activities, hospitality, security, quality schools, and a favorable cost of living.

We aggressively apply the latest technologies in the design, engineering, and fabrication of our products. We have in place advanced, computerized systems for engineering analysis and design, as well as the latest computer-guided metal cutting, forming, and welding equipment. These tools, in the hands of our experienced and dedicated staff, enable us to offer our customers highly engineered and superbly crafted products. Consider Paul Mueller Company where quality, teamwork, and innovation are a tradition.


Current Openings

We are currently searching for a Production Employee for our Springfield MO Facility.
You’re ready to be a leader on the floor.
You want to advance your career and customize the future you imagined. Some people go back to trade school to take that next step up.
At Paul Mueller Company we offer a complete training program by top professionals in the field, so you learn while you are employed.
We will bring you in at the level you’ve already earned with our Production Employee position. With pay rates that can reach $13.71/hour and beyond. Personalize your career and explore the options for long-term growth at Paul Mueller Company.

Essential Job Functions
· Assist Craftsmen, Fabricators and other Production Employees as required.
· Operate equipment (rolls, shears, brakes, forming equipment, etc.) that is repetitive in nature, requires minimal or routine set up.
· Build, assemble, test and repair components, subassemblies and assemblies, etc.
· Cut up scrap using equipment such as shears, manual plasma cutters, ironworkers, etc.
· Tack and flat welds (non-ASME)
· Perform calibration of vessels.
· Grind, deburr, bevel and otherwise prepare edges or surfaces of material.
· Operate trucks under three ton, tractors and fork trucks.
· Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (Competencies)
· Proficient in performing various jobs within the scope of standard products, such as, but not limited to, piping, electrical, repair work, fabricating, performing general welding and finishing operations, minor maintenance, painting, and sand blast.
· Basic blueprint reading knowledge.
· Basic math.
· Ability to read tape measure.
· High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred.

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Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
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Paul Mueller Company is seeking a highly motivated, competitive, and energetic individual to aid in the successful tradition of our Dairy Farm Equipment division as a Regional Sales Manager.

As a Regional Sales Manager, you would be responsible for developing and nurturing relationships with our dealer network. Traveling your region approximately fifty percent of business days and about one weekend a month will be required. You would also be in charge of trade shows and dealer open houses in your territory. This involoves scheduling, planning, and staffing these events.

Along with managing relationships, you would be continually assessing your dealers' needs in their respective markets. The technical portion of this position involves advising, sizing, and quoting Mueller Dairy Farm Equipment for your dealers and their dairy producers. On-farm meetings with your dealers, dairy producers, contractors, and engineers will be a key role during certain projects. You would also be very involved with the after sales support of Mueller equipment. Any installation, service, trouble-shooting and warranty involvement may be directed through this position.

If you would like to be a part of a fast-paced, high-energy team, we invite you to apply today for this opportunity!

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Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
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We are currently looking for a Beer & Beverage Sales Manager to join our team. This position is responsible for providing technical brewing expertise and sales management to the Beer & Beverage product line. This position includes oversight of the solicitation of customer inquiries, the quotation of the resulting inquiries, the sale of the product, customer service after the order, and the maintenance of overall customer satisfaction. The primary focus for this position is the solicitation of shop-fabricated equipment, but will also act as a sales representative for Mueller Field Operations.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
● Must be a team player willing to work hard for the common good of the company.
● Position may require extensive travel. Travel levels should be expected to be 40% to 60% of the time. Actual travel time will depend on the needs of the customer and sales performance of the product line.
● Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
● Must be a self-motivated, goal oriented person
● Must be proficient in estimating, commercial terms and conditions review, clarification, and negotiation

Education and Experience
● Bachelor of Science degree, business or marketing major with brewing industry experience preferred
● Minimum of 3 years of experience in a sales role, within industry preferred
● One year of prior management experience or demonstrated willingness and ability to learn management basics.

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Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran

We are currently looking for someone to join our Mueller Field Operations sales group.

The Sales Manager primary objective is to develop selling opportunities to cultivate and maintain customer relationships to meet business model goals. Manage sales of the department products and services within a defined geographic area, province or country. Identifies objectives, strategies and action plans to improve short and long-term sales and earnings.

Qualifications: BS in Engineering, Marketing or Business preferred. Adequate years of related experience or training in technical support or sales. Experience in understanding how the sales team relates to the business model, planning and budget. Must have a valid driver’s license and travel is required.

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Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran

At Paul Mueller Company we bring no-frills quick thinking to solve problems and create quality craftsmanship. Paul Mueller is a multi-million dollar, international company that builds equipment to cool, heat and store products you use everyday, like milk, beer, medicines and water.

We currently have production positions open for the Labor Grade 3 in our Osceola, Iowa facility. If you have knowledge around machine setup, interpreting prints and shop math skills we’d love to hear from you!


Essential Job Functions:
Set up and operate machines to make production parts from blue prints that meet shop tolerances and specifications.
Perform manual welding, grinding and cutting operations that conform with shop tolerances and specifications.
Set up and operate welding and grinding equipment that meet shop tolerances and specifications.
Operate spray foam insulating and sandblast equipment.
Complete all required testing to ensure functioning and safety. Complete all required documentation of testing.
Complete visual inspection and notify the quality inspector of any defects.
Complete all required paperwork in a timely manner.
Meet all company quality standards.
Other duties and projects as assigned.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (Competencies):
Ability to weld and grind.
Understanding of basic shop math.
Ability to read a tape measure.
Ability to read, interpret and work from blue prints.
Familiarity with hand tools (tape measure, hammer, and pliers)
Attention to detail, accuracy and efficiency.
Willingness to adapt in a dynamic work environment.
Be a positive contributor to corporate culture and a strong team player.

Educational requirements:
High School Diploma or GED certification.

Apply Now
Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran

At Paul Mueller Company we bring no-frills quick thinking to solve problems and create quality craftsmanship. Paul Mueller is a multi-million dollar, international company that builds equipment to cool, heat and store products you use everyday, like milk, beer, medicines and water.

We currently have production positions open for the Labor Grade 2 in our Osceola, Iowa facility. If you have knowledge around shipping, operating a forklift and shop math skills we’d love to hear from you!

Essential Job Functions:
Pull and box parts for shipment per sales orders.
Load and unload freight from semis.
Complete all required paperwork in a timely manner.
Build and crate products for shipment per sales order.
Inspect final products to ensure serial numbers match and are accurate.
Building various skid sizes to house tanks for shipment.
Building kits from work orders
Work closely with cycle counter, buyer and purchaser to maintain inventory levels.
Inspect parts before and after assembly to ensure accuracy.
Operate various machines (saw, bander, wire cutter).
Meet all company quality standards.
Other duties and projects as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (Competencies):
Read, understand and follow instructions on a work order.
Basic computer skills
Ability to read a tape measure.
Familiarity with hand tools (tape measure, hammer, and pliers)
Ability to operate a forklift
Attention to detail, accuracy and efficiency.
Willingness to adapt in a dynamic work environment.
Be a positive contributor to corporate culture and a strong team player.

Educational requirements:
High School Diploma or GED certification.

Apply Now
Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran

At Paul Mueller Company we bring no-frills quick thinking to solve problems and create quality craftsmanship. Paul Mueller is a multi-million dollar, international company that builds equipment to cool, heat and store products you use everyday, like milk, beer, medicines and water.

We currently have a position open for our maintenance department in our Osceola, Iowa facility. If you have knowledge around electrical, PLC's and experience with pneumatic and hydraulic systems we’d love to hear from you!

This position will work within the maintenance under the direction of the Maintenance and Safety Supervisor.

Essential Job Functions
Perform preventative maintenance as scheduled.
Electrical trouble shooting and repair.
Mechanical trouble shooting and repair.
Pneumatic trouble shooting and repair.
Hydraulic trouble shooting and repair.
Ability to follow lock out tag out procedures.
Complete in maintenance rebuilds and installations as needed.
Frequency of each task to be determined as needed
Attend and contribute to open book management - attend weekly huddles, forecast numbers if applicable, help educate and engage employees, be able to explain variances between forecast and final numbers if applicable.
Additional duties and projects as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (Competencies)
Basic computer skills to include familiarity with the Microsoft suite including Word & Excel.
Electrical experience required.
PLC experience required.
Experience with pneumatic and hydraulic systems required.
Basic computer skills required
Experience with hand tools and power tools required.
Ability to operate a forklift - training and certification provided.
Be a positive contributor to corporate culture and a strong team player.

Education and Experience
Must have a high school diploma or GED certification.
A valid driver’s license is required.

Apply Now
Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran

The Paul Mueller Company Summer Internship is available to undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing a degree in a Marketing or Communications discipline. Three interns will be hired to operate as a team; a writer, a graphic designer, and a marketing person. Interns will work on a backlog of marketing projects, with an emphasis on inbound marketing campaign design and content for the corporate website. All participants will be trained and Inbound Certified through HubSpot, making them attractive to future employers. Applicants must have demonstrated experience and aptitude in one of the three skill areas mentioned above and currently pursuing a post high school degree in the United States in order to be considered for this internship.
This internship is 10 weeks and participants are paid a total of $3500 ($10/hr @ 35 hours a week) based on attendance. The internship is based in Springfield, Missouri and attendance in all 10 weeks is necessary. Interns will be expected to complete a minimum of clearly defined projects and provide their own housing, meals and daily transportation.
The 2017 Paul Mueller Company Marketing internship program is limited to 3 participants and selection occurs on April 1st. Applicants must apply online at the link below and submit a resume at www.paulmueller.com/careers by Midnight March 29th and be at least 18 years of age by May 1, 2017. After your application is received you will receive instructions on submitting a 250 word statement of why and how you would fit on this team, and examples of your work related to graphic design, writing, marketing or equivalent experience.
In addition to the practical and measurable work experience that will start on Day 1 of the internship, participants will have a unique overview of complex B2B marketing and industrial manufacturing operations. Things that can be observed include: open book management, sales presentations, marketing strategy and production methods, stainless steel fabrication, transportation operations, international operations, product applications in a wide range of industries. Interns will be encouraged to leave with a deep understanding of at least one key market segment. The Paul Mueller Company sees the internship program as a way to invest today in tomorrow’s leaders so we hope you will apply. For more information please email: jholden@paulmueller.com.

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Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
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We are currently looking for someone to join our Biopharm team as a Designer. This position performs design work, usually for a major project or several minor projects, simultaneously, under general direction of their immediate supervisor.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
● Strong AutoCAD and Inventor skills
● Strong computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office suite of programs.
● Knowledge of relevant standards (e.g. ASME).
● Must be able to work on multiple tasks with little supervision in a fast paced environment.
● Good English oral & written communication skills
● Shows initiative to perform duties beyond assignment-specific duties.

A two-year college degree in design, drafting or similar degree program is required. In addition, 4-5 years of design experience in a related technical field such as mechanical or structural design is preferred. Knowledge of engineering principles and techniques, various fabrication methods and installation procedures; a broad understanding of a wide spectrum of materials, their characteristics and their tolerances and limitations; and a general understanding of the operation of various mechanical systems.

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Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran

We are currently looking for someone to join our Temp-Plate team. This position is responsible for direct sales and application engineering in support of developing assigned markets for the Temp-Plate product line.

Job Duties
* Initiate and maintain customer relationships in support of revenue and profitability goals.
* Respond to functional, technical and commercial elements of RFQ’s
* Expected travel is 25%
* Prepare and maintain files for quotations.
* Assist in writing orders received from customers.
* Assist in reviewing purchase orders and change orders.
* Assist in forecasting and business planning
* Assist with resolving customer issues or difficulties consistent with company mission and financial goals.
* Perform other duties as assigned by the Product Manager

A four-year college degree in engineering, engineering technology or similar degree program is preferred. Knowledge of estimating, construction costs, scheduling, purchasing, and engineering principles and techniques, various construction methods and installation procedures; a broad understanding of a wide spectrum of materials, their characteristics and their tolerances and limitations.

Apply Now
Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran

We are currently searching for a Fabricator Grinder for our Springfield MO Facility

You’re ready to be a leader on the floor.
You want to advance your career and customize the future you imagined. Some people go back to trade school to take that next step up.
At Paul Mueller Company we offer a complete training program by top professionals in the field, so you learn while you are employed.
We will bring you in at the level you’ve already earned with our Fabricator Grinder position. With pay rates that can reach $15.33/hour and beyond. Personalize your career and explore the options for long-term growth at Paul Mueller Company.

Employees in this classification have a basic understanding and competency in welding and grinding operations.
Essential Job Functions
· Operates mobile crane equipment with the capacity of less than 20,000 lbs. and directs the rigging and hoisting of equipment
· Set up and operate machines to make production parts to standard shop blueprints
· Perform ordinary manual welding, grinding and cutting operations in all positions
· Grind where grade and type of abrasives must be determined by others
· Quarter heads and shells for fit-up and determine degrees and location of fittings and nozzles
· Paint where finish or compliance to specifications are critical
· Operate spray foam insulating and sandblast equipment
· Perform tinning and complex soldering operations
· Operate spot and seam resistance welding equipment
· Set up and operate machines that require minimal skills and experience, such as presses, shears, saws, punches, etc.
· Assemble motor controls and perform three-phase wiring requiring a working knowledge of ladder diagram logics
· Coordinate various warehouse activities involving receiving, special order and inventory
· Perform other duties requiring similar skills and abilities as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (Competencies), Education
· Knowledge in blocking, clamping and holding parts to avoid distortion and conform with normal shop tolerances and specifications
· Basic knowledge of abrasives, conditions of metal and finish are necessary
· Ability to read, interpret and work from blueprints, sketches and other specifications with proficiency
· High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Basic Blueprint reading, basic welding and basic grinding

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Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran

We are currently searching for a Laborer in our Machine Shop for our Springfield MO Facility.
You’re ready to be a leader on the floor.
You want to advance your career and customize the future you imagined. Some people go back to trade school to take that next step up. At Paul Mueller Company we offer a complete training program by top professionals in the field, so you learn while you are employed. Personalize your career and explore the options for long-term growth at Paul Mueller Company.

We offer pay rates that can reach $13.17/hour and beyond.

Essential Job Functions
· Operate basic machine shop equipment including band saws, belt sanders, blast cabinet, etc.
· Deliver parts to other departments with a scooter and/or fork truck
· Perform janitorial work
· Load and Unload trucks delivering raw material
· Mark incoming material with part number and heat code
· Stock material in raw material racks
· Operate machine shop equipment on simple, long run jobs where the setup is already done

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (Competencies)
· Knowledge of Paul Mueller Company general work procedures in regards to marking and tagging material with proper work order number and heat codes as required
· Basic blueprint reading knowledge
· Basic math skills
· Ability to read a tape measure
· High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

Apply Now
Applicants for Paul Mueller Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
Paul Mueller Company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying and need special assistance please send an e-mail with your request to cdickerson@muel.com or call 417-575-9474
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