Careers at AFS

At the American Foundry Society, our dedicated professional staff works hard to advocate, educate, and innovate on behalf of metalcasters. We’re often looking for talented people to join our team. Below are current job openings at AFS.

Technical Director of Metalcasting Services

The incumbent will advance the AFS Strategic Plan in the area of Metalcasting Technical Services. The ideal candidate will have experience in mold and core, ferrous metalcasting and/or melting. The position may be based in the Chicagoland area or remotely.

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Staff Accountant

Responsible for accounts payable, accounts receivable, monthly journal entries and account reconciliation in a multi-company environment.

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Assistant Director of Training Solutions

Seeking an energetic, motivated self-starter to join a dynamic small team serving the training needs of the metalcasting industry. No technical or manufacturing background is required (we’ll teach you the technical jargon along the way). Must be organized and thrive in a fast-paced environment with fun thrown in!

Sales experience is not required but must have a desire to establish, grow and maintain customer relationships. This position requires a well-organized, outgoing, and proactive individual who thrives on engaging with customers and prospects (in person, Zoom, phone and email) and helping them make the most of the programs offered by the Institute. Comfort in presenting, asking for business and securing new-business or renewal commitments is required. Excellent communication skills are needed.

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AFS employees enjoy competitive salaries and benefits. Our office is in suburban Chicago (Schaumburg, Illinois), and most jobs are onsite.* Remote work options, when available, will be noted in job postings.  

*AFS employees are working from home for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic.