Shield is a Great Place to Build a Career

Coming to work at SHIELD everyday means you help make  products that saves lives. Whether you are designing, selling, assembling, or work in one of the roles such as Finance or Purchasing, we all play a part in keeping people safe.  Our diverse group of employees, from many cultures and backgrounds, work together as a team with members of leadership involved and engaged on a daily basis.  Our team is made up of inspired, enthusiastic people across three continents. Our global perspective enable us to look at things from many points of view, but we all share a passion to protect and enrich people’s lives

Communication, both from bottom up and top down, is a top priority and we are continually looking for ways to improve how and what we share with our team members.  The work environment for our production team is clean, climate controlled and one where safety matters.  Every day, we strive for product and process excellence. We communicate openly and frequently, and use state-of-the art tools to keep projects moving on schedule. We trust and respect each other, we have a little bit of fun, and we keep your needs at the forefront of everything we do.

Elkhart is the place to be!

Located in the heart of the Midwest, we have easy access to major cities such as Chicago, Indianapolis, and Detroit. The city has a strong sense of community, with many opportunities to get involved in local events and activities. Additionally, Elkhart has a growing economy, with opportunities in a variety of industries.  We are also home to several colleges and universities, making it a great place to continue your education. The favorable cost of living in Elkhart also makes it an attractive option compared to other locations.  Our city is surrounded by natural beauty, includes many parks and lakes, and is a short drive away from Lake Michigan, making it a perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts.