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About Us

The Elemet Group story started in 1947 as Glenn Metalcraft, Inc. In Princeton, Minnesota. Glenn Metalcraft is a third-generation family-owned company that has evolved and grown into Elemet Group. We specialize in heavy metal spinning, metal cutting, welding, machining, fabrication, and finishings. Over the past 75 years, we have continued to grow through adding facilities, equipment, workforce, and acquisitions.

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WHY ELEMET GROUP?

Hard work is rewarded with growth and opportunity. We have a strong foundation that we continually build upon and strive to build a team with employees who want to win.

Women In Manufacturing

Company Culture

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we chose to recognize the women who work here! In today’s manufacturing industry, women play a larger role than what they have in the past. We thank the continued dedication of women throughout history that made careers in manufacturing possible for all women! The manufacturing industry is filled with opportunities of growth and success! Watch along to hear Tonya Jahn, Katie Baumann, Crystal Moeller, Krissy Leko, and Jordan Hansen touch on working in manufacturing!

Leadership Team

Joe Glenn

CEO

Dan Patnode

President

Amy Schottenbauer

Exec. Assistant

Heather Stay

Director of Human Resources

Corey Flynn

Director of Sales and Marketing

Ken Kucik

Director of Operations

Jani Mann

Controller

Work Here, Grow Here

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A diverse workplace helps us to understand our diverse customer base. This diversity enables innovation and productivity. Our goal is to recruit, develop, and manage exceptional manufacturing talent from all backgrounds, and we are committed to fostering a respectful, inclusive workplace in which our staff can thrive. 

We are local, family-owned, driven, and can offer a competitive benefits package along with growth opportunities and advancement. The time to join our team is now!

Coming to Glenn Metalcraft has been a great time. The people and the atmosphere here is amazing. The feeling of being able to help and create changes to our robot cells has been fun and educational thus far. My coworkers are always helping me acquire stronger skills!

Josh Post

Automation Technician

I have enjoyed seeing the continued addition of new machinery and assisting in creating tooling and fixtures needed for our machines!

Jake Kooiman

Mechanical Design

Working at Elemet Group continues to help me gain knowledge, experience, and confidence. I am pushed to do my best each day and continue to learn more about this industry! Elemet Group is a company that keeps moving forward and advancing with new technology and innovative processes! It is exciting and fun to be a part of a company like this!

Katie Baumann

Marketing Coordinator

I enjoy working at Glenn Metalcraft Texas because it is challenging and fun. I find it very rewarding to overcome challenges and see a project through from beginning to end. GMI TX is a small machine shop, but we take on challenging jobs that very few other companies would do.

Dustin Wagnen

Quality Control Technician and Machinist

Coming to Glenn Metalcraft has been a great time. The people and the atmosphere here is amazing. The feeling of being able to help and create changes to our robot cells has been fun and educational thus far. My coworkers are always helping me acquire stronger skills!

Josh Post

Automation Technician

I have enjoyed seeing the continued addition of new machinery and assisting in creating tooling and fixtures needed for our machines!

Jake Kooiman

Mechanical Design

Our Core Values

Teamwork

We make cooperative efforts that result in organizational excellence well beyond individual performance.

Integrity

We are open and honest. We do the right thing, even when no one is looking.

Driven

We take initiative to do what no one else can or will.

Innovative

We create solutions for tomorrow’s problems.

Fun

We have an attitude that adds to an enjoyable work atmosphere.

Company Happenings

PRINCETON, MN, May 16, 2024 — Glenn Metalcraft Inc., a leader in precision metal spinning and part of the broader manufacturing community for over 40years,

Elemet Group has offered the Legacy Award for every quarter, with one annual winner. The Legacy Award is given to those who show our core

Congratulations to Markella Thelen, our 2023 Annual Legacy Award winner! At Elemet Group we value all of our employees. Offering the Legacy Award program allows

Our Top Priority is

Safety

Safety is an integral part of Elemet Group’s culture. Our safety program places responsibility on every person from management to each team member to prioritize safety. Safety, in its widest sense is the concern of the happiness, contentment, and freedom of our entire team. At the end of the day, our goal is simple: That our team is as safe as possible!

Christine Blackburn, Safety Coordinator
May 30, 2024
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