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The Ford Meter Box Company, Inc. is a 119-year-old, privately held water supply distribution equipment manufacturer and market leader with products sold worldwide. As a premier manufacturer in the market and in the Wabash business community, Ford Meter Box offers many benefits to people seeking to cultivate an exciting and rewarding career.


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PROJECT ENGINEER — Wabash, Indiana Plant


The Ford Meter Box Company, Inc. is currently seeking a Project Engineer for its Wabash location, located 70 miles north of Indianapolis, Indiana.

This position will require the occasional lifting of objects weighing 50 lbs and working in a variety of manufacturing settings.

The ideal candidate should have a four-year degree in engineering from a college or university with at least 10 years of experience in project engineering and support. Excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skills required.


This position will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Identifying and implementing automation initiatives
  • Electronic systems integration
  • Designing and modification of new and existing equipment and systems
  • Fostering a safe, clean, and orderly work environment
  • Completing work to meet deadlines and forecasted budgets

The candidate should have professional experience with the following items:

  • Electrical/programmable controls
  • Mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic design
  • Machining and robotic applications
  • Vision systems for manufacturing deployment

Ford Meter Box is a leader in the manufacturing of waterworks distribution components. Ford Meter Box is a leader in the manufacturing of waterworks distribution components. We have facilities in Indiana and Alabama and operate one of North America’s largest brass foundries.

Our team is made up of individuals (production, skilled and professional) who enjoy working with each other in an atmosphere of mutual trust and respect. We offer competitive wages and benefits including a company funded retirement plan, an onsite medical clinic, fitness facility and profit sharing. Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Prospective candidates should send their resumes and salary history to the email address below:

opportunities@fordmeterbox.com




FORD METER BOX IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ALL EMPLOYMENT DECISIONS WILL BE MADE WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, SEX, AGE, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, GENETIC INFORMATION, DISABILITY OR ANY OTHER STATUS PROHIBITED BY LAW.


Ford Meter Box conducts drug screens as a part of the hiring process.

The following warning applies to all Ford Meter Box products containing brass.
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Click here for an updated listing of Ford Meter Box products pertaining to Proposition 65 lead exposure.
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