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If you are looking for a fun and fast-paced environment full of career opportunities, Mid America Motorworks is the company for you. Mid America customers are promised the best in automotive products, entertainment, and education. That promise is delivered through the development of internal staff and promoting from within, which has been a hallmark of the company Since 1974. And fresh talent is always welcome.
 
Careers at Mid America Motorworks
Located at the crossroads of Interstates 57/70 in East Central Illinois, Mid America Motorworks' 150-acre headquarters campus puts automotive pursuits on the map .

Mid America began operations at its current location in 1976 and has since physically expanded into a modernized corporate campus - still tucked into a rural environment that customers have come to love.

The campus includes the Main Corporate Building and Order Fulfillment Center, the Performance Choice interior manufacturing building, the Installation Center (where customers can have interior and exhaust and performance products professionally installed), and the famous MY Garage Museum and Retail Store. Another very popular feature on the grounds is the authentic and fully restored 1910 Gas Station.

In addition, a professional show field is being developed on the north side of the campus that includes a Sales & Registration Building, a Vendor and Swapper Plaza, and the Field of Dreams (an outdoor concert arena). A park-like setting is envisioned which will make this venue a sure-fire winner for many different automotive entertainment applications.

Mid America Motorworks not only prides itself on these immaculate facilities, but also on the diverse, talented group of team members who keep the company at the forefront of the automotive industry.

Organizational departments include e-Commerce, Marketing & Communications, Creative/Catalog, Sales, Customer Service, Events, Purchasing, Merchandising, Accounting, IT, Order Fulfillment (warehouse), Administration, and Manufacturing.

Whether your passion can be found in automotive retail, automotive manufacturing, or automotive entertainment . . . Mid America Motorworks can offer rewarding career opportunities that last.
 
Send Us Your Resume
Email your Resume:
careers@mamotorworks.com


Mail your Resume:
Mid America Motorworks
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 1368
Effingham, IL 62401

You may also bring your Resume to our facility during regular business hours, Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.
 
Current Job Openings

Accounting Associate

Summary

Mid America Motorworks is seeking an Accounting Associate for our fast-paced team. The ideal candidate will have at least an Associate's Degree in Accounting. Experience preferred, but we will train the right person.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Accounts Payable Using AS400, Great Plaines and Exact MAX Software
  • Fixed Assets
  • Intercompany Accounting
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • General Accounting Functions

Skills/Qualifications

  • Associate's Degree in Accounting
  • Strong computer skills, including but not limited to Microsoft Office and Outlook
  • Knowledge of AS400, Great Plains and Exact MAX Software
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work under deadlines

Fulfillment Center Team Member

Summary

Mid America Motorworks is seeking energetic, motivated individuals to join the team in our Fulfillment Center. The ideal candidate will be capable of working in a dynamic distribution environment in order to help Corvette and Classic VW enthusiasts enjoy the hobby. Candidate must be reliable and dependable with reliable transportation. Automotive knowledge is a plus, but not required. Schedule is 9am-6pm with some weekend work.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Picking customer orders
  • Packaging and shipping customer orders
  • Loading and unloading trucks
  • Replenishing inventory received from suppliers
  • Maintaining a clean and safe work environment

Skills/Qualifications

  • Ability to multi-task/transition quickly from one task to another as needed
  • Ability to use a pallet jack and lift up to 60 lbs
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Computer skills, including but not limited to Microsoft Office and Outlook

Merchandiser

Summary

Mid America Motorworks is seeking an individual for a Merchandising/Marketing position. The ideal candidate will be task and goal oriented, with the ability to deliver various projects within tight timeframes. This person will be a self-starter who is able to learn quickly and work well with a team. Willingness to work extra hours with some weekends required. The perfect career for someone who desires the opportunity to grow with and within a growing and ever-developing company. Strong interest in cars and the automotive aftermarket is a plus.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Negotiate easily with internal and external contacts
  • Ability to work with little direction
  • Develop customer contact email strategy and produce/grade results
  • Identify and implement process improvements
  • Learn Catalog and Website product analysis and adjust accordingly
  • Find and Develop new products and product lines for Corvette and Classic VW brands
  • Interact with the public at car shows and automotive events

Skills/Qualifications

  • 1-3 years experience at a fast-paced, medium-to-large sized company
  • Experience in E-commerce
  • Web Savvy
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Efficiency with Windows XSP, Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8
  • Ability to make critical decisions
  • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimization
  • Excellent written and verbal communications

Graphic Designer / Production Artist

Summary

Mid America Motorworks is currently seeking a candidate for a Graphic Designer / Production Artist position. The ideal candidate will have experience creating materials for a variety of print and digital mediums. This person should be a self-starter who learns quickly and can work in a fast-paced, team oriented environment. Interest in cars is a plus, but not required.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Catalog Design using preset branding guidelines and templates with existing image and copy.
  • Creation of projects including but not limited to: print ads, web banners, and other marketing pieces.
  • Production of corporate, retail and event signage and print projects
  • Assist with collection, modification and cataloging of photography
  • Illustrate automotive diagrams and components
  • Collaborate with merchants and writers to develop written copy to be used in various projects.
  • Design and produce saleable product, including logo embroidery design, decals, banners, and automotive apparel and accessories

Skills/Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or similar field or related experience
  • Experienced in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Microsoft Office, experience in both Mac and PC platforms preferred
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team oriented environment
  • Able to take direction and ownership of projects to completion
  • Applicants must be able to provide a portfolio of their own work