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Career Opportunities

Join the National Leader in Coatings Removal

American Finishing Resources is the industry leader in coatings removal and engineered paint line fixtures. Services include coating removal from paint hooks, fixtures and racks, production parts recovery and paint line tooling fabrication. The company is headquartered in Chilton, WI with satellite locations in Eldridge, IA and Shelbyville, IN.

Coatings Removal

Employees in this position may be required to load burn off ovens, operate an overhead crane, drive fork lift truck, power wash, or down stack product for shipment. Candidates must be able to lift 50+ lbs. on a regular basis.


In this position the candidate would fabricate hooks, fixtures, carts, and other products to meet customer needs in a high quality, cost effective manner. Welding, metal working and blueprint reading skills are required.

Truck Driver

The majority of our drivers run daily "milk run" routes to our established customer base throughout the upper Midwest. Additional positions are also available for overnight routes.

Benefits Summary

  • Paid Vacations
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Life, AD & D Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • 401(k)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Continuing Education Benefit
  • Direct Deposit
  • Paid lunch break

AFR was founded in 1983 and has continued to grow and develop. Come join our team, work in a safe environment, and enjoy job stability!


To complete the employment application form, we suggest that you click here and complete it online. Applications can then be saved as a PDF to your local computer; you can then e-mail or send via USPS to the address below.

American Finishing Resources
Attn: Human Resources
476 Clay Street
Chilton, WI 53014