Down Arrow

Job Description: Production Employee – (Full Time or Part Time)

Production employees engage in a variety of meaningful and rewarding work tasks. Both full and part time employment opportunities are available for adults with disabilities. Heartland provides a safe, comfortable, fun, and stimulating work environment in the heart of south St. Louis County which allows each employee to achieve his/her fullest potential and highest level of satisfaction. To be eligible for employment at Heartland candidates must meet the following criteria:

Have a documented developmental disability diagnosed before the age of 22. This includes intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, head injury, autism, or a learning disability related to brain dysfunction, as well as other mental or physical impairments or combination of mental/physical impairments.

  • Certified by the Missouri Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as workshop eligible.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older. Must be independent in self-care needs and able to self-administer medications if necessary.
  • Free of aggressive behaviors. Demonstrate the ability to follow safety measures and complete work tasks in a group setting.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work a 6-hour day, multiple days a week. (8 AM to 2:30 PM)

Individuals interested in employment are encouraged to contact Karen Trower, Employment Specialist, at 314-487-7200, ext. 117, or via email at, to schedule an interview and a facility tour. You can also fill out our Contact Form.

Transportation options can also be explored during the meeting.


Interested in joining our team? Please call us at 314-487-7200 or fill out our Contact Form.

Kristin Casey, Promotions Manager, St. Louis Cardinals​

“The St. Louis Cardinals have teamed with Heartland Industries for an assortment of packing, re-packing and labeling projects. Each job has been delivered to the Cardinals on time and thoroughly completed with zero defects. Heartland Industries has earned the trust of the St. Louis Cardinals with consistency and results.”

Aimee Davis, Global Marketing Communications Manager, Solutia Inc.​

“Proficient, dependable and cost-effective are three ways that best describe working with Heartland Industries. Heartland has proven to be a trusted partner for our shrink wrap and packaging needs and we’re eager to work with them on future developments.”