American Phoenix Inc. (API) is an experienced custom rubber mixer, founded in 1992 with the purchase from Michelin of its mixing equipment situated in the former Uniroyal Tire plant, located in Eau Claire Wisconsin. Now operating one of the largest single location custom rubber mixing facilities in America, we are a major supplier of rubber compounds, meeting exact customer specifications for premier manufactures in multiple industries. 

*Second Chance Employer* 

American Phoenix is a second chance employer who doesn't require background checks. 

Starting Pay: $20.00 + $1.50 Shift Differential for 2nd and 3rd shift 

+ additional $1.00 shift differential for entry-level 12 hour shift 

Basic Job Duties: 

  • Physically load raw materials on the weigh up belt 

  • Read and follow recipe for material to weigh up 

  • Ensure correct materials are being used 

  • Daily cleaning of work area 

  • Properly identify all left over raw materials 

  • Assist cleaning the gate on Banbury mixer 

  • Basic wig wag operator duties 

  • Operate a wig wag machine to weigh and stack rubber 

  • Mark and package product according to customer specs 

  • Cut samples of product according to customer specs 

  • Inspect rubber for foreign material 

  • Daily work area cleaning 

Our Benefits Include: 

Health Insurance 

Dental Insurance 

401(K) with Company Match 

Company paid Short-term and Long-term Disability 

Company paid Life Insurance 

9 Paid Holidays 

Employee Assistance Program 

Immediate PTO Accrual 

2 Personal Days Annually 

Paid shower time and uniforms 

This job describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position. It does not state or imply that these are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to the job. Employees may be required to perform other job-related duties as requested by management. All requirements are subject to change over time and to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability. 


Competence Requirements: 

  • Communication 

  • Basic computation 

  • Attention to detail 

  • Cooperation 

Physical Requirements: 

  • Able to stand for long periods of time 

  • Ability to lift 50 to 75 pounds repetitively 

  • Perform physical work 

  • Repetitive twisting, throwing, reaching and cutting above head