About Our Communities
With a career in a mid-sized city in the Midwest, you can have both a professional and rewarding career as well as time to enjoy life outside of the office with your family. Iowa, Wisconsin and North Dakota are some of the healthiest and safest places to live and raise a child with a strong educational and healthcare system, low crime rates, and a low cost of living. Life here is good.
CEDAR FALLS, IOWA
Our main office is located in the northeastern Iowa town of Cedar Falls. This area is commonly referred to as the Cedar Valley. Here we enjoy a four seasons climate, short commute times to work, and a community rich in Midwestern values. Cedar Falls boasts an impressive array of recreational trails and outdoors activities, from snow-sledding in the winter to boating at George Wythe State Park in the summer. We have a strong Arts community within Cedar Falls and a wonderful downtown district perfect for shopping or night life. And Cedar Falls is also home to the University of Northern Iowa Panthers.
Our facility is located in the Cedar Falls Industrial and Technology Park, which has an impressive array of over 170 businesses employing over 7000 people in manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, tansportation, technology, and related business services.
The Cedar Falls/Waterloo metropolitan area is the 4th largest urban area in the state of Iowa, with a population of approximately 150,000. Cities like Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City, Omaha, Minneapolis-St. Paul, and Milwaukee are within a 4 to 5 hour drive.
Located along the banks of the Mississippi River, Dubuque is home to John Deere Dubuque Works, where several of our employees work on site. Dubuque is known for its hilly terrain and river bluffs as well as its small-town warmth coupled with the conveniences of an urban setting.
Dubuque ranked number one by Forbes as the best small city to raise a family.
DISTek also has a presence in the Quad Cities area. Employees work on-site at a couple different John Deere locations in the communitiy. The Quad Cities has much to offer between the conjoining cities of Davenport and Bettendorf, Iowa, with Moline and Rock Island, Illinois.
Carthage is located in western Illinois and has a growing economy. This is where our CEO resides and is home to our DISTek headquarters. Carthage offers many recreational activities and a safe, quiet, rural environment.
DES MOINES, IOWA
Another location in Iowa where DISTek is growing a presence is in Des Moines. Des Moines is the state capitol and the largest community in Iowa. It is one of the fasted growing communities in the Midwest.
FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA
DISTek continues to grow our presence is Fargo, ND. Fargo is located on the eastern side of North Dakota boardering Minnesota and the city of Moorhead.
Recently expanded to Milwaukee in 2015, we are planning continue growth in this area to support our ever expanding customer base in the Great Lakes area.
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