thyssenkrupp Camshafts in Danville

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Current headcount 385

Founded in 1827, Danville is a city loaded with history and fame. Among some of the most famous locals are Dick Van Dyke, Jerry Van Dyke, Gene Hackman, Donald O’Connor, Bobby Short and Helen Morgan.

Danville Dan’s, our local minor league baseball team was founded by the Brooklyn Dodgers. Danville Stadium a historic landmark where families enjoy summer nights under the stadium lights.


The Danville area is surrounded by many natural landscapes. State and County parks are free to the public for hiking, picnics, bicycle trails, fishing and canoeing. Wildlife is abundant as you stroll through the woods or wetlands. Unwind on the weekend with a golf game at one of the numerous local golf courses or wander downtown to browse the antique shops, enjoy live music and view the stunning famous Walldog Murals.

Education for all levels is available in Danville. Education from preschool to high school is offered through private or public schooling. Employees can advance their education journey through our tuition reimbursement program. Employees have the opportunity to enroll in the Danville Area Community College or any in-state accredited 4-year university. The University of Illinois, Champaign is located just 30 miles from our campus. Employees can enroll in evening courses and earn credit while working full-time with thyssenkrupp.




In Danville, you can find a home with a countryside appeal or city features. Settle into a house with history or go new and modern. Danville offers affordable housing for whichever fits your lifestyle. Apartment and home rentals are also available in the area. Kids can join local playgroups, enjoy story time at the library, participate in recreational sports team and utilize the ice rinks. The youth of Danville can experience a wide range of activities at any stage of their life. For more information visit,


At thyssenkrupp we offer a high-tech, sleek, clean environment and an extremely safety-conscious work culture! Wages are highly competitive for our surrounding area as an entry level Machine Operator and Material Handler. 





Our employees are provided with excellent benefits which include: climate controlled production floors, wellness checks, free flu shots, fresh fruit and an open vending food selection in the break rooms. thyssenkrupp offers substantial health insurance benefits (medical, dental, vision, RX), 401k and various supplementary health benefits. Our thyssenkrupp Activities Committee hosts employee morale activities throughout the year. Enjoy ice cream on your break, enter an ugly holiday sweater contest or participate in our tk 5k. Come join us and see what we are all About!

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thyssenkrupp Presta Danville LLC

Phone +1 (217) 444 – 5500

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