IMPERIAL DESIGN

Personnel / Recruiting DIVISION

Specializing in Engineering and Skilled Trades Personnel

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Welder

Welder/Fabricator-Looking for experience Tig and/or Stick Welder with 5+ years of experience working in a fabrication type environment. Qualified welders must be able to pass a flat and verticle up weld test with 1/4 inch mild steel(3 pass fillet) and be able to read blueprints. Position is located in Whitehall Michigan. Must have prior fabrication experience to be considered.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-27 16:49:19.

Welder/ Fabricator

Seeking experienced welders and fabricators to build machinery. Candidates should have experience welding out of position, and reading blueprints. Successful candidates will have a consistent job history and be able to pass a drug test. This is a long term position on 1st shift.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:58:36.

Skilled Machine Builder

MISSION: To build custom new Machinery for the Aerospace, Automotive, and Pharmaceutical industries.OUTCOMES:1) Fits and assembles components according to assembly blueprints, manuals, engineering memos, sketches, and knowledge of machine construction to construct, rebuild, and repair machines and equipment, using hand tools and power tools: Analyzes assembly blueprint and specifications manual, and plans machine building operations.2) Verifies conformance of parts to stock list and blueprints, using measuring instruments, such as calipers, gauges, and micrometers.3) Lays out hole locations and drills and taps holes on parts for assembly.4) Aligns components for assembly, manually or with hoist, and bolts, screws, dowels, welds, or rivets parts together, using hand tools, rivet gun, and welding equipment, or arranges for assembly by welder and electrician.5) Brushes blue pigment on parts and mates them to detect high spots on surfaces.6) Removes high spots, and smoothes surfaces, using chisels, scrapers, files, and powered hand grinder.COMPETENCIES:1. Ability to stay on task to finish projects2. Pride in your workSKILLS:1. Machine building skills/experience- any level2. Ability to read blue prints3. Electrical knowledge, welding, assembly, measurement tools etc. WORK RULES: Follow blueprints and be respectful of co-workers and superiors


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:58:22.

Shipping/ Receiving/ General Labor

Seeking an entry level candidate that is reliable to work in our shop running machines, packaging parts, and running a hilo. We are willing to train someone for this role as long as they show up every day. Candidates should be mechanically inclined. Some manufacturing experience is preferred but not necessary. This is a full time long term position on 1st shift. To be considered for the position candidates must have a valid driver’s license. Send in a detailed resume to be considered for the position.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:58:09.

Quality Technician

We are seeking a skilled quality technician. This individual should have experience with CMM programming along with making PPAP packets for customers to review and approve. Position will also include: Reading blueprints Use of quality inspection tools that include: Height Gauges Calipers Micrometers Plug Gauges Computer Skills: Excel Outlook This is a long term 1st shift position. Please send a detailed resume to be considered for the position. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and be able to pass a drug test.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:57:58.

Material Handler

Operates forklifts to stack and retrieve supplies and materials. Responsibilities also include documenting and maintaining inventory and ensuring production area organization and cleanliness. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 2-4 years of related experience. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Able to do some assembly. Loading and unloading trucks. Able to lift 50lbs. Drive a Hi-Lo.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:57:47.

Machine Repairman/ Electrician

Seeking a Machine Repairman to work during our 1st shift operation. Qualified candidates should have experience or a knowledge of:-Repairing hydraulic cylinders-Troubleshooting PLC's-3-phase electrical-Basic Machining-WeldingThis is a long term position that offers excellent benefits. Qualified candidates should start off by sending an updated resume


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:57:34.

Machine Operators/ Inventory Control/ Entry Level

We are seeking a Machine Operators and hilo Drivers for out Grand Rapids location. Job will entail operating CNC machines, quality checks, and some inventory control. Candidates should have a driver's license and reliable transportation. Candidates must be able to pass a drug test. Please send a detailed resume to be considered for the position.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:57:21.

Machine Builder

MISSION: To build custom new Machinery for the Aerospace, Automotive, and Pharmaceutical industries.OUTCOMES:1) Fits and assembles components according to assembly blueprints, manuals, engineering memos, sketches, and knowledge of machine construction to construct, rebuild, and repair machines and equipment, using hand tools and power tools: Analyzes assembly blueprint and specifications manual, and plans machine building operations.2) Verifies conformance of parts to stock list and blueprints, using measuring instruments, such as calipers, gauges, and micrometers.3) Lays out hole locations and drills and taps holes on parts for assembly.4) Aligns components for assembly, manually or with hoist, and bolts, screws, dowels, welds, or rivets parts together, using hand tools, rivet gun, and welding equipment, or arranges for assembly by welder and electrician.5) Brushes blue pigment on parts and mates them to detect high spots on surfaces.6) Removes high spots, and smoothes surfaces, using chisels, scrapers, files, and powered hand grinder.COMPETENCIES:1. Ability to stay on task to finish projects2. Pride in your workSKILLS:1. Machine building skills/experience- any level2. Ability to read blue prints3. Electrical knowledge, welding, assembly, measurement tools etc. WORK RULES: Follow blueprints and be respectful of co-workers and superiors


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:57:08.

Journeyman Machine Repair/ Millwright

We are seeking Journeyman Machine Repair/Millwrights to work with us and help us keep up on machine preventative maintenance. Qualified candidates must have a Journeyman card in Machine Repair, Millwright, or Maintenance. Pay is 28-32hr. Qualified Candidates should have a valid drivers license and be able to pass a drug test. If you are qualified for the position please send a resume to be considered.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:56:55.

Journeyman Electrician

Seeking a 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift Journeyman Electrician with experience in the areas of Machine Maintenance/repair, PLC's, troubleshooting electrical issues, and working in a manufacturing environment. This is a long term contract to hire/Possible Direct Hire position here in Grand Rapids. Qualified candidates will have:-Journeyman's/Master Electrician Card/License-Reliable transportation-Ability to pass a drug test. Please send a detailed resume with job history to be considered.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:56:43.

Industrial Maintenance Technician

We are looking for Qualified Industrial Maintenance Technicians to fill full time positions on days and nights at our company. We are a fast paced Manufacturer and offer competitive wages, health insurance, 401K, vacation, etc. Candidates must have a basic knowledge of Maintenance, capable of reading blue prints, use welders, tool room equipment, Hydraulics and pneumatics, PLC's. And other related equipment. Candidates must be self-motivated, willing to work scheduled hours, and work well with others. "Drama Queens" need not apply... PLC programming experience a plus but not required. All candidates must be able to pass a drug test and felony background check. If you think you are a good fit for this position, please send an updated resume for consideration.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:56:30.

General Labor

We are seeking candidates to fill entry level machine building/general labor openings. Job will entail assembling machinery, cleaning machines, light welding, etc... this is a long term 1st shift opening. We are looking for motivated reliable candidates that will work hard and show up to work every day on time. Pay will depend on your mechanical aptitude. Candidates must show a consistent job history (please send detailed resume)Must have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation. Must be able to pass a urine drug test


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:56:12.

Garage Attendant

Seeking 3 1st shift Machine Builder. Candidates should be mechanically inclined and enjoy building. This is a contract position with the opportunity to get hired in if one proves himself. Candidates should have a Valid Drivers license and reliable transportation and must be able to pass a drug test. Please send a detailed resume with employment history to be considered for the position. Experience in the following areas is preferred but not required:-Car repair/Mechanical repair-Power tools-Blueprints-Welding-Hydraulics or Pneumatic's-Electrical wiring


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:55:59.

Entry Level Machine Builder

Seeking 3 1st shift Machine Builder. Candidates should be mechanically inclined and enjoy building. This is a contract position with the opportunity to get hired in if one proves himself. Candidates should have a Valid Drivers license and reliable transportation and must be able to pass a drug test. Please send a detailed resume with employment history to be considered for the position. Experience in the following areas is preferred but not required:-Car repair/Mechanical repair-Power tools-Blueprints-Welding-Hydraulics or Pneumatic's-Electrical wiring.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:55:47.

CNC Programmer/ Machinist

We are looking for a CNC machinists to fill full time positions on days and nights at our company. We are a fast paced job shop and offer competitive wages, health insurance, 401K, vacation, etc. Candidates must have a basic knowledge of machining, capable of reading blue prints, use measuring devices such as calipers, micrometers, gauge pins, and gauge blocks to check and verify tooling and parts. Candidates must be self motivated, willing to work scheduled hours, and work well with others. "Drama Queens" need not apply... CNC programming experience a plus but not required. All candidates must be able to pass a drug test and felony background check. If you think you are a good fit for this position, please send an updated resume for consideration.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:55:35.

Automation Technician

Seeking a 1st shift Automation Technician to work at our Grand Rapids facility. Experience with robots is a must, preferably Fanuc and motorman systems. The majority of the robots are pick and place robots. Candidates should also have some experience troubleshooting PLC's. Candidates should be able to change the points on the robot and read different programs. This is a long term opportunity on 1st shift here in Grand Rapids. Successful candidates will have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:55:21.

AutoCAD Designer

Seeking a long term Autocad Designer to be apart of our dynamic team. Candidates will be responsible:-For laying out of racking systems for big box stores including the automotive industry-Creating assembly drawings-Coordinating with the customer on current projects-Interacting with the manufacturing floor as necessary. This is a long term position that offers competitive benefits. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume. Candidates must have a valid drivers license and be able to pass a drug test.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:55:09.

Automation / Maintenance Technician

Seeking a candidate that has experience troubleshooting and repairing Automation lines. This is a Direct hire 1st shift position paying 26-33hr. Candidates must have a valid drivers license and be able to pass a drug test.Please send a detailed resume to be considered for the opening.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:54:20.

Apprentice Technician

We are seeking an Apprentice that has gained some experience in any of the following areas: Electrical wiring, plumbing, welding, pipe threading, maintenance, or machine building. Candidates should have some experience reading blueprints and be mechanically inclined. We are looking for someone on 1st shift that is motivated and ready to learn.
If interested please send a detailed resume and salary requirements.
Candidates will need a valid driver’s license.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:54:07.

1st Shift Machine Operator

We are seeking 3 first shift Machine Operators for out Grand Rapids location. Job will entail operating CNC machines, quality checks, and some inventory control. This is a 1st shift position. Candidates should have a drivers license and reliable transportation. Candidates must be able to pass a drug test. Please send a detailed resume to be considered for the position.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:53:54.

1st and 3rd shift Machine Operator/ General Labor

Seeking 1st and 3rd shift Machine Operator/General Labor candidates for openings at our metal fabrication shop here in Holland. Job will entail debarring and cleaning steel. If candidates are good employees and show willingness to learn there is opportunity to move into a welding or Finishing position. Pay is starting at 12hr. Qualified candidates must send a detailed resume to be considered Candidates should have a valid drivers license and be able to pass a urine test.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:53:40.

Truck Mechanic

Diesel Technician / Mechanic Job Purpose: Maintains diesel equipment operation by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements; correcting vehicle deficiencies; making adjustments and alignments; keeping records. Diesel Technician / Mechanic Job Duties:• Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.• Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance schedules; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing winterization procedures.• Corrects vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, welding and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, such as, power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics; completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units.• Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.• Complies with federal and state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.• Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting.• Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.• Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.• Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications.• Enhances maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. Skills/Qualifications: Tooling, Supply Management, Mechanical Inspection Tools, Technical Understanding, Attention to Detail, Dependability, Thoroughness, Verbal Communication, Documentation Skills, Inventory Control, Job Knowledge.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:53:21.

Tool and Die / Fixture Maker

General Purpose: Develops, constructs and alters a wide variety of fixtures, gauges and automated machines. Performs Tool Room operations involving extremely close tolerances. Plans construction procedures and methods to complete assignments as well as selecting proper materials. Essential Functions:• Fabricates and assembles tools, machines and fixtures by analyzing blueprints, sketches and models.• Computes dimensions, determines machining methods and material or parts required.• Operates and programs CNC equipment.• Performs precision work to exacting tolerance and dimensions, using a variety of hand and precision tools.• Reviews designs, uses substitutions in material based on machinability or fabrication problems.• Solves problems related to unusual materials, work holding arrangements, machine settings, fabrication methods or production process.• Supports break downs, drop in jobs, and installations.• Works effectively under extremely tight deadlines.• Performs additional responsibilities as requested to achieve business objectives. Minimum Requirements:• High school diploma or equivalent education required.• Must have a U.S. Department of Labor Journeyman's card and complete an apprenticeship program.• Demonstrated technical aptitude is required for this position.• Must be able to obtain appropriate licensing for any special equipment required for the position to include hilo/ personal cart.• Ability to work in a team environment.• Must have the flexibility to change work schedule to support break downs, drop-in jobs, and installations .• Understanding of HMPS Philosophies and HMPS Tools is preferred.• Demonstrated ability to effectively use office automation, communication, software and tools used in the HMI operations environment.• Must be able to perform all essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:53:07.

Pipefitter

Install repair and maintain plumbing systems and components. Main Activities -Review building plans and specifications to determine the layout for plumbing and related materials -Identify required tools and special equipment -Select the type and size of pipe required -Locate and mark positions for connections and fixtures -Install supports and hangers for pipe, fixtures and equipment -Assemble and install valves and fittings -Install, repair and maintain water treatment equipment, piping and controls -Install, repair and maintain underground storm sanitary and water piping systems -Install, repair and maintain sinks, tubs and toilets -Install, repair and maintain water heaters and conditioners -Install, repair and maintain plumbing fixtures, appliances and trim -Test pipe systems and fixtures for leaks.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:52:56.

Mold Maker

Build plastic injection molds, EC's, spot Programming, CNC, edm, die, or VISI software a plus JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Must be capable of performing the job tasks.2. Must have knowledge of job schedules and work to meet them.3. Able to work with different machines as needed.4. Maintain a clean and organized machine room.5. Promote continuous improvements.6. Support Altron Quality Systems.7. Create a safe working environment.8. Additional duties as assigned. REPORTING REQUIREMENTS Determined by Team Leader for the task being performed. JOB REQUIREMENTS Must possess the required tools. Able to lift 100 pounds properly. Willingness to enroll in continuing education. Able to work with others effectively and efficiently. Able to work overtime as required. Minimum of High School diploma or GED. Demonstrated organizational skills. Ability to prioritize and handle many tasks simultaneously. Exercise team effort to achieve success. Respect for peers, subordinates, supervisors and customers Good communication and interpersonal skills. Pride in company and concern for corporate image.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:52:45.

Material Handler/ Forklift

Operate lifting devices, such as forklifts, lift beams with swivel-hooks, hoists, or elevating platforms, to load, unload, transport, or stack material. Manually or mechanically load or unload materials from pallets, skids, platforms, cars, lifting devices, or other transport vehicles. Inspect product load for accuracy and safely move it around the warehouse or facility to ensure timely and complete delivery. Weigh materials or products and record weight or other production data on tags or labels. Perform routine maintenance on vehicles or auxiliary equipment, such as cleaning, lubricating, recharging batteries, fueling, or replacing liquefied-gas tank. Position lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, or boxes and secure material or products for transport to designated areas.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:52:32.

HVAC Technician

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other functions may be assigned. Responsible to assist with building and testing of custom equipment on assigned projects. Uses a variety of hand tools and shop equipment, interpreting drawings, schematics, and sketches to fabricate, assemble, pipe, and wire the equipment. Prepares for assigned projects by examining project documentation, consulting with the project manager and lead builder, anticipating difficulties, gathering materials, and coordinating work, as necessary. Follows company refrigerant handling guidelines and documents all related activities. Maintains tools and equipment by inspecting for signs of wear and performing any needed periodic maintenance. Maintains work area in neat, clean, organized manner. Documents work by completing paperwork on each job, including daily time, refrigerant logs, test logs, and parts logs. Maintains project files. Turns in all required paperwork and reports in a timely manner. Effectively works with purchasing and stocking personnel and returns unused resources. Identifies parts to order for construction, testing, and repair of equipment. Keeps current on aspects of Trane products including installation, operation, maintenance, service, and repair of unitary rooftop equipment, direct digital control systems, and other products/systems as needed. Assists with general office and shop initiatives as needed, helping to improve the business while controlling expenses and increasing income. Works closely with other technicians, project managers, project engineers, and interns in a team environment, offering technical advice, status information, and other help as needed. Communicates effectively with project managers and teammates regarding issues of project scope and schedule. Attends, contributes to, and/or leads meetings with team members, salesmen, customers, and management as needed. Follows company standards for construction and quality.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:52:19.

Group Leader

Daily: 1. Group meeting at 6:00 am and 12:15 to discuss schedule..2. Determine work assignment for the day and coverage for absent workers3. Prepare next job for work, assure no short parts and plan if parts are short4. Assure use of standardized work procedures and work standards during hourly walk5. Respond to work station Andon6. Inspect finished assemblies to assure proper build and cleanliness. Send to rework/repair if necessary. Assure all check sheets are completed and attached to the chamber/assembly. Do not send defects to the next customer. 7. Check NCM's and assure resolution to issues assigned to department 8. Check for resolved NCM's to ensure action is adequate 9. Assure team members are logging problems encountered and improvement suggestions 10. Verify labor tracking is accurate for all tem members and all work orders are clocked off complete with correct quantities 11. Solve employees immediate problems as much as possible to minimize time away from their direct labor on assemblies (verify the logging of problems) 12. Check all Kanban parts and verify tags are turned in on an hourly basis 13. Verify employees are following safety rules on an hourly basis 14. Assure team members turn off all electrical devices and disconnect all pneumatic tools weekly: 1. Submit request to purchasing for manufacturing supplies and tools2. Check maintenance database to see what tools have PM coming due. Schedule and complete tool PM. 3. Check calibrated instrument database to see what instruments have calibration coming due. Submit request to have calibration done.4. Review warranty information and problems from other departments and relay this information to the department5. Submit employee’s time to human resource6. Assure employee tools are in proper working order and are right for the job Monthly: 1. Review department work/job instruction to assure they are relevant to the most current flow and techniques - correct discrepancies2. Review department check sheets to assure they reflect the current situation3. Pick one item from the problem log or warranty information to be worked on by a team from the department (2-3 people). Team to report results and actions to the management team. Quarterly: 1. Determine highest use of a supply and reduce usage by 20% (team problem solving)2. Review all safety rules with group Semi-annual: 1. Training matrix update Annual: 1. Employee review with area manager as required: 1. ECN pre-release review 2. ECN updating of prints 3. Custom release review for parts ordering and labor needs 4. Training of new hire (standardized training) 5. Review vacation requests with area manager for approval/denial 6. Accident / Incident reporting 7. Filing ERF's 8. Employee discipline 9. Interview for openings 10. Review and determine labor required for production target.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:52:07.

Manual Machinist

Responsible for operating machine tools to produce precision metal parts. Produces small batches or large quantities of metal parts. Ensure products meet precise specifications. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES* Operate machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders to produce metal parts.* Review electronic or written blueprints or specifications for a job.* Calculate where to cut or bore.* Shape steel, aluminum, titanium, plastic, silicon and other materials.* Determine how fast or slow work piece is fed into machine.* Determine how much material to remove.* Select tools and materials for the job.* Plan the sequence of cutting and finishing operations.* Mark the work piece to show where cuts should be made.* Position work piece on the drill press, lathe, or milling machine.* Monitor and control feed rate and speed.* Ensure work piece is properly lubricated and/or cooled.* Regulate temperature of workpiece.* Detect problems by listening for specific sounds.* Adjust cutting speed to compensate for harmonic vibrations


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:51:51.

Electronic Assembler

Seeking motivated individuals looking to their start in electronic repair/assembly. This job will include testing circuit boards, soldering, wiring, and quality control. Seeking candidates with experience in the following areas: -Reading diagrams and work instructions -Following wiring prints- Testing circuits -Troubleshooting boards- Assembly -Quality control


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:51:38.

Electrical Panel Builder

Able to perform advanced tasks in either electrical, welding or refrigeration, either within the test chamber industry or other industries; able to read blueprints and/or schematics to visualize how the job will go together. Each apprentice will be training to gain knowledge about the test chamber industry in one or more of the following areas with the aid of the custom products team they are working with: Electrical:• Able to obtain, review, and decipher print package. Able to analyze parts delivered from the stockroom to determine their appropriateness and those on back order. Interpret schematics from print package and design electrical system as necessary. Able to build power panel.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:51:19.

CNC Machinist/ Programmer

Set-up and operate single and/or CNC mills or lathes Monitor and control the quality of machining processes by utilizing process control tools such as; control charts and statistical capability information. Participate in continuous improvement activities that result in reducing variation and waste in the manufacturing process. Using a specified training format, work closely in training new machinists. Maintain the production processes and work within the expected efficiencies that are established for the product line. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES -Read part prints and job orders for all product specifications, i.e., dimensions, tolerances, inspection, number of parts to be machined and tooling instructions such as; cutting speeds, feed rates, depth of cuts, and cutting tools required. -Use machine controls to cycle machine through; production operations, set-up, adjusting tool positions, and changing tools. Also to review machine operating criteria such as cycle time and spindle rpm. -Install specified collets, bushings, and stock pushers onto stock feeding mechanism and loads bar stock into feeding mechanism. -Install and adjust specified cams, gears and stops to control stock and tool movements at each station. -Change, position and secure tools in tool holders by utilizing tool monitoring system and presetting equipment. -Perform first piece sample inspection according to the operation control plan. By utilizing qualified measuring devices, the machinist monitors the part dimensions through continuous checking of part features and process control tools (such as SPC). -Maintain all lubricants and coolants on the machine that are used in daily operation. -Keep work area clean. -Participate in continuous improvement activities.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:51:04.

CNC Machine Operator

Seeking 3 machinist to work in a machine building shop. There are positions open on 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift. This job will involve setting up and running two Haas CNC mills. Experience with editing programs using G and M codes is required. Also looking for experience in blueprint reading and quality control. To apply, email a copy of your updated resume.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:50:51.

Technical Writer

Looking for a Technical Writer with 0-3 years of experience. Qualified candidates will have a Bachelors Degree related to writing (Professional Writing, English, or Technical Communications) This individual will be writing operator manuals for machinery used in the medical, automotive, and furniture related fields. Candidate must be proficient in working in InDesign. This is a long term position here in Holland.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:50:05.

Electrical Drafter

Seeking an Electrical Drafter with 0-2 years of experience. Position will entail drawing up wire diagrams, detailing of panels, and creating bill of materials as needed. Candidates should have a general understanding of Autocad (they use Solidworks Electrical). This is a long term position here in the Northern Grand Rapids area.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:49:53.

Software Engineer

Seeking a Software Engineer with 0-2 years' experience to design and implement software for custom machinery unique to the automotive industry. Individuals will actively participate in the development and the field support of these machines. A BSCS or BSEE or BSCE is required with equivalent programming experience. Exposure to equipment integration, buy-offs and installations in the automotive field is a plus. Candidates should have had exposure to C and C++ and it would be a definite plus to have an understanding of Unix, Linux and Object oriented programming. An understanding of electronic and computer hardware systems, and the ability to use this knowledge to troubleshoot equipment and advise others is preferred along with a solid experience in the programming of serial and network communication interfaces (RS 232/422, Ethernet)
This opportunity is located in Grand Rapids, MI, USA. Must be willing to travel up to 30%. Position offers excellent benefits and earning potential. Interested candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:49:40.

Product Engineer

Seeking a contract Product Engineer to help us thru the duration of 2017. This project is for the furniture industry and the candidate will be responsible for:
-Ensuring production of profitable product desirable by customers.
-Development, and introduction of new products and production support for existing products and/or product line enhancements that fall within strategic direction of company
-Leading project teams for designated ('B' level or less) projects.
-Ensuring performance (business, profit, product and functionality) to specifications.
-Conducting cost reduction activities to determine material, labor, and overhead costs.
-Investigating and analyzing competitive products to determine product performance, costs, and packaging methods.
-Providing technical direction to other staff members and interfaces at all organizational levels.
-Designing and developing solutions for new products using Pro-E, enhancements, and existing product lines through selection of materials, form, fit, function, design failure mode effect analysis and design reliability testing. Determines best practices and processes to minimize labor, material, and overhead costs, and assure manufacturability to increase market share and profitability.
-Participating in analysis of competitive products by evaluating materials, manufacturing processes, product performance, and packaging to determine competitiveness of product offerings.

Candidates with a background working in the furniture industry and have a background in Pro-E and or Creo design will be highly considered. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:49:29.

Electrician

Seeking an Electrician with 1+ years of experience to work at our Machine Build facility. Position will entail
-Wiring machines
-Building electrical panels
-Reading blueprints
-Assisting Machine Builders as necessary

This is a 1st shift long term position. Will consider those that are Entry-Level with an Associates in Electronics. Please reply with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:49:16.

Machine Designer

You will be responsible for machine design and documentation on a variety of custom projects. Each design will be managed to make sure the project fills within time constraints and within budget. Position will entail:

-Reviewing projects and product design requirements from Project Engineering.
-Creating concepts and submitting for approval
-Creating Bill of Materials, Sub-Assembly and Detail Drawings, and performing Design calculations.
-Developing machine concepts that meet customer requirements.
-Estimate costs of materials and labor
-Coordinate with the shop floor to make sure the project is meeting time requirements

Qualified candidates will have 3+ years working with Solidworks, have a background in Machine Design, and have excellent communication skills. This is a long term permanent position. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:49:05.

Machine Builder

Seeking a Machine Builder with 2+ years of experience. Position will entail:
-Building specialty machines.
-Having experience with pneumatic's
-Having experience with hydraulics
-MIG welding
-Bending tubing
-Fabrication skills
-Reading drawings/prints
-Trouble shooting equipment
-Installation of equipment on site as necessary
This is a long term opportunity here in Grand Rapids that offers competitive benefits and growth potential. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:48:51.

Welder

Seeking a welder with a minimum of 2 years experience in manual and robotic mig welding. It is required to read blueprints and ability to us all types of measuring equipment. This is a 1st shift position available immediately in the Grand Rapids area. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:48:38.

Solidworks Detailer

Seeking a Solidworks Detailer/Designer for our Grand Rapids operations. Qualified individuals will be involved in putting together the bill of materials, interacting with engineers on issues, and doing assembly drawings, In addition this Detailer will be involved in: • interacting with customers to design the system;• designing 3D + 2D system;• verifying other designers' work• handling possible changes requested by customers;• scheduling the system in production; This is a long term position here at our Grand Rapids facility. Interested individuals please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:48:27.

Solidworks Designer

Seeking a Solidworks Detailer/Designer with 1-4 years experience to work at our customers, suppliers, and Field Service Technicians on any issues-Making sure timelines are met machine build facility. Candidate will be responsible for:-Creating Sales Drawing-Creating bill of materials-Assisting lead Designers on layouts and balooning of parts-Developing piece part drawings and assembly drawings for new products.-Interacting with Qualified candidates should have experience with Solidworks, Microsoft word applications, and have an Associates in Mechanical or Product Design. This is an excellent long term opportunity that offers a competitive wage and benefits. Interested candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:48:12.

Senior Mechanical Designer

Seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer for our Grand Rapids operations. Position will entail:-Developing innovative mechanical design concepts resulting in a new or an improved product or system -Research and analysis of data. -Aiding sales and Application Engineers with proposals specifications-Assuring that designs meet customer and industry specifications-Design of machinery (Solidworks or Inventor preferred)-Originating and preparing proposals concepts, models, drawings and technical support documentation.-Executing machine design calculations and analysis including finite element analysis as needed.-Designing all structural components including weldments and machined components.-Reviewing machine manuals for technical content and coordinate with technical writers.-Providing manufacturing requirements, work instructions, control plans, and other required data to Manufacturing.-Willingness to travel up to 5% A Bachelors Degree in Engineering is required along with a P.E. License. We offer competitive benefits and a dynamic work environment. Qualified individuals please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:48:01.

Robotics Engineer

Seeking an experienced Robotics Engineer that is excited about automation and is detail orientated. The candidate be working with a team of other Electrical Engineers in our build facility. We are seeking someone with strong robotic and vision (camera) skillset to complement our other Electrical Engineers. Will be responsible for: -Developing robotic weld solutions -Vision systems-Traveling to customers up to 15% of the time. Typically not alot of travel involved. When travel is needed, day and one-night trips are the norm with four-day trips worst-case -Participating in recommending ideas related to productivity and improvements to the product. Qualified candidates will have 5+ years in robotic and vision systems, have a strong knowledge of machine safety best practices, have strong written and verbal communication skills and be knowledgeable in machine build and design. This is an excellent opportunity along with great earning potential. interested candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:47:49.

Quality Engineer

Seeking a Quality Engineer with at least 5+ years of automotive Quality Management experience. The ideal candidate will have experience with:-Managing quality control process systems, procedures and statistical techniques-Inspection and testing, implementation and maintenance of the quality system, communication of quality issues both internally and externally. -Assist in development and lead the implementation of product specific quality plans-Provide daily communication to staff, company and suppliers on quality issues or concerns-Plan, promote, and organize all quality related training activities within the plant. -Assist the Business Units and sales teams with quality issues. Successful candidates must possess an Associate degree with 5 years' experience. A Bachelor's degree in a technical field is preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business information, write reports, present information and respond to questions. Ability to work with mathematical concepts, proficient in problem solving techniques, ASQ certification preferred. Proficiency with Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint. Those with a background in CNC Machining or casting operations will be highly considered. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:47:35.

Product Engineer

We are seeking a Mechanical/Product Engineer for your Spring Lake Operations. Position will entail:-Design of our products thru the use of engineering formulas, programs, and concepts.-Design of products from concept to completion-Coordinating with the customer on design specifications-Utilizing both Autocad and Solidworks to create designs-Having a knowledge of Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer Qualified candidates will have a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering and 2+ years of experience. Come join our team today. We offer a quality benefit package and excellent work environment. Interested individuals please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:47:20.

Manufacturing Engineer

Seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to work in an automotive type setting. Position will be responsible for planning, directing and coordinating manufacturing processes, improving processes on the manufacturing floor, lean manufacturing, participating in Kaizen events, 5s, utilizing knowledge of product design, material and parts, fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment capabilities, manufacturing methods and quality control standards. Qualified candidate will assist in the project management of new program launches, develop and optimize new processes, estimate production times, and apply statistical methods to analyze manufacturing processes. A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering is preferred. This is a long term permanent position here in the North Muskegon area. Those with a background in machining processes will be highly considered. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:47:06.

Maintenance

Seeking a Machine Repair candidate with 6 + years of experience working in an industrial manufacturing facility. Candidate must have a Journeyman's card in Machine Repair either from the union or United States Department of Labor and have experience in hydraulics, pneumatics, mig welding and basic machining of parts as necessary. This is a contract to direct position on 3rd shift (11 p.m.-7 a.m.). Machines may include brake presses, stamping presses, wood working and secondary equipment. Position offers excellent benefits and a clean work environment. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:46:53.

Machine Builder

Seeking a seasoned Machine Builder for our Holland operations. Potential candidates should have past experience in the assembly of machinery, welding, reading blueprints, and piping (bending tubing) would be a plus. Only those with prior Machine Building knowledge will be considered. This is a long term opportunity here in the Holland area that offers excellent benefits and growth potential. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:46:40.

Electrician

Seeking Journeyman Electricians for our build facility here in Holland, MI. Qualified candidates should be able to build electrical panels, terminate wires, run conduit, and wire machinery. Individuals that can troubleshoot PLC's and Robotic systems will be highly considered. Journeyman Electricians from the Residential and/or Commercial Industry that would like to get into an Industrial type of environment will also be considered. Interested individuals please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:46:23.

Controls Engineer

2 year Electrical Engineering degree or other equivalent training or experience -Highly developed computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite -Good oral and written communications skills Preferred Skills/Experience: -Experience in electrical controls design -Experience in AutoCAD 2012 -Experience in DFMA and FMEA processes -Proven ability to organize tasks and manage complex projects Responsibilities: -Designs electrical control schematics -Writes electrical control software -Inputs design into CAD system -Creates PLC/HMI programs based on company standards with Rockwell Software RS Logix 5, RS Logix 5000 and Factory Talk View Studio Machine edition -Develops Bills of Material (BOM) -Completes necessary documents to release designs to production -Assists in machine start-up and run-off -Assists level 2 and 3 Electrical Engineering Professionals as needed -May participate in multi-function design teams -Occasionally troubleshoots performance programs with machines or processes in the field Should be willing to travel up to 25% of the time to commission new machinery in the field. This is a long term position here in the Grand Haven area. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-04-24 16:46:12.