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Luvata Ohio

Luvata Ohio is located in Delaware, Ohio just north of Columbus. We currently have roughly 100 people on our team.  We think Luvata Ohio is a great place to work.  Our motto:

Great people = great place to work


We manufacture welding electrodes.  They are the little copper 'finger tips' that are used in automotive robotic welding. Our customers include nearly every major automotive manufacturer in the world.  In addition to electrodes, we also manufacture other welding accessories such as adapters and shanks in addition to high precision formed parts such as contacts and connectors.

Luvata Ohio's History:

1936 - Founded as The Nippert Company

1957 - Develop and patent zirconium copper

1966 – Relocate to larger facility in Delaware, Ohio

1978 - Establish welding electrode production

1983 – Acquired by Outokumpu Copper

1989 – Acquisition of Electroloy Corporation

1991 - Joint venture Nippert-Dawson Potters Bar, England

1999 - New electrode facility opens in Delaware, Ohio

2001 - Acquire 100% ownership of European joint venture

2005 – Acquired by Nordic Capital and rebranded Luvata (2006)

2006 - Open electrode manufacturing facility in Suzhou, China

2012 – Acquisition electrode distributor Intermachinery Ltda. in Brazil

2013 - Open electrode manufacturing facility in Brazil

2017 – Acquired by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (founded 1871)


"Luvata Ohio is like a family, not just a company
I work for."                 

                                      Nora Salerno
                                      Sales Assistant for Luvata Ohio

Luvata Ohio is regularly looking to fill manufacturing positions such as:

  • Header Operators
  • Machine Operators
  • Machine Setup
  • Maintenance
  • Toolroom
  • Warehouse

We run a 24/5 operation Monday - Friday with three shifts:

  • First shift is 8am - 4pm
  • Second shift is 4pm - 12 midnight
  • Third shift is 12 midnight - 8 am.

We offer a 5% shift differential for 2nd and 3rd shifts.


Please feel free to view our job openings or apply on line:  


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If you are interested in applying for a position with Luvata Ohio,  you can also email a copy of your resume to:




To mail your resume please send to:

Luvata Ohio, Inc.
ATTN:  Human Resources
1376 Pittsburgh Drive
Delaware, OH 43015


Luvata Ohio, Inc.,  is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and considers all applicants for employment based on non-discriminatory, job-related factors. All minorities, women, veterans and people of disability welcome to apply.

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