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Peterson Career Openings

Restoration Specialist

Looking for an new and exciting career opportunity? Come and join our restoration team! The Restoration Specialist restores, repairs, replaces, and refinishes collector vehicles back to mint condition according to the manufacturer's specifications.

Must have a minimum 5 years quality auto body/paint experience.

Experience with a private shop, doing restoration quality work is preferred.

Must have, or be able to obtain a Class E (Chauffeurs) Commercial Driver's License.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer. Peterson Manufacturing does not sponsor applicants for work visas.

Automation Technician

We have an immediate opening for an experienced Automation Technician at our Vector Tool & Engineering location. The Automation Technician is responsible for maintaining all automated equipment utilizing specialized skills to program, troubleshoot, and perform preventative maintenance as needed.

Must have an Associate's degree or technical certification in the related field.

Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in Advance Manufacturing, Automation and Robotics Technology, Industrial Controls/Electricity, or Digital Electronics.

Must have the ability to learn or have knowledge of PLC programming, basic or C+ programming, and teaching points for robotics.

Must have experience with reading controller schematics, wiring digital controllers, troubleshooting, safety circuits, and programming varied types of industrial controllers.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer. Peterson Manufacturing does not sponsor applicants for work visas.

Southeast Territory Sales Manager

Looking for a new and exciting opportunity in the sales field? Why not join our qualified and experienced team at Peterson Manufacturing Company as our new Sales Manager! You will be responsible for overseeing the marketing and sales functions for all customer channels associated with the Southeastern US Territory, which includes Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee.

Must have a B.A. or B.S., or equivalent, with emphasis in sales/marketing preferred.

Must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience in sales/marketing.

Must have successful experience in building strong customer relationships and consistently meeting or exceeding sales goals.

Must be detail-oriented and highly organized self-starter with a keen ability to identify and support customer’s needs.

Must be able to quickly gain a broad understanding of company products and services.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer. Peterson Manufacturing does not sponsor applicants for work visas. Relocation negotiable.


The Designer, under direction of the assigned Project Engineers, interprets and executes the company's product designs and provides highly specialized services within each assignment. Additionally, the Designer may be assigned full engineering responsibility for the graphic aspects of a design or project.

Qualifications: A.A. or equivalent, with emphasis in Mechanical Engineering Technology

3 years of progressivley complex engineering experience or equivalent

2 years as a Senior Draftsman or equivalent

Familiarity with G, D & T dimensioning ANSI 14.5

Minimum 5 years experience in Electro-Mechanical Design, with at least 3 years experience designing injection molded plastic parts preferred

Experience using 3D CAD design and experience with unigraphics (EDS) preferred

Must have Solid Works experience

You may download the PDF Application Form here.

Email your application to PMHR@pmlights.com
If applying for a position as Assembler or Housekeeping, you must complete the Work Keys Assessment with the Missouri Career Center.