IMPERIAL DESIGN

Personnel / Recruiting DIVISION

Specializing in Engineering and Skilled Trades Personnel

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Quality Technician

Seeking a Quality Inspector/Technician with 2+ years of experience. This position will entail ensuring that sheet metal parts that are bent and formed in our brake press area are made according to customer specification. The qualified candidate will have had prior experience using micrometers and calipers along with being able to read a tape measure and machinist protractor. Blueprint reading experience is a must as well as a basic computer background in word and excel where quality results will be documented. This a contract position and both 2nd and 3rd shift is available. Pay is in the 14-16 an hour range. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-09-19 07:22:22.

Quality Manager

Seeking a Quality Manager with 5+ years of experience for our Muskegon operations. Position will entail:
-Overseeing 6 other Quality Engineers/Technicians in our quality department
-Making sure we are compliant with ISO Standards
-Developing new inspection techniques
-Assisting Quality Engineers in troubleshooting on the floor quality issues
-Dealing with customers and suppliers on quality issues
-Provide training sessions for those on the manufacturing floor on new quality specifications as necessary
Candidates must have a prior background working as a Quality Manager within a manufacturing setting. Those with a background in furniture operations will be highly considered. This is a long term permanent position here in Muskegon. Our company offers very competitive benefits including a 40lk match, tuition reimbursement and bonuses. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-09-15 08:33:32.

Machine Builder/ Apprentice

Seeking a Machine Builder for our build facility located here in Grandville Michigan. Qualified candidates will have experience:
-Reading Blueprints
-Working with pneumatics
-Mechanical assembly
-Drilling and tapping
-Basic Welding

We are willing to consider good mechanically inclined candidates with a background in Machine Repair, Diesel Mechanics, and Auto Repair as well. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-09-08 08:10:54.

Fabricator

Looking for an individual with 1+ years of experience in the sheetmetal industry. Position will entail operating roll formers, brake presses, Mig Welding, reading blueprints, and soldering as needed. This position will entail building and rebuilding coils that will go into the chambers and vacuum furnaces that we build. This is a long term position. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-09-01 08:31:47.

Packaging Engineer

Seeking a Packaging Engineer for our Grand Rapids operations. Position will entail designing corrugated packaging (mainly cardboard and some plastics) using artios software. Qualified candidates will have 2+ years of experience in Packaging Design with a Bachelor's Degree in Packaging. Experience with Artios is a plus. This is a long term position here in Grand Rapids. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-24 08:20:43.

Technical Writer

Looking for a Technical Writer with 0-3 years of experience. Qualified candidates will have a:
-A Bachelor's Degree related to writing (Professional Writing, English, or Technical Communications)
-Adobe software experience (InDesign and/or Photoshop, especially)
-Photography experience
-Videography experience is a big plus

This individual will be writing operator manuals for machinery used in the medical, automotive, and furniture fields This is a long term position here in Holland area. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-23 06:17:29.

Machine Builder

Seeking a Machine Builder with 8+ 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 2016-08-17 06:02:54.

Maintenance Technician

SUMMARY OF FUNCTIONS Maintenance technicians will work independently and with other plant personnel to perform preventative, predictive and routine maintenance tasks. They will troubleshoot issues, repair failures of production and facilities equipment, and ensure maximum equipment efficiency and effectiveness. All tasks will be performed while supporting the policies, goals and objectives of the company.  Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:  Troubleshoot, repair and maintain plant machinery and equipment such as valves, conveyors, compressors, and pumps.  Troubleshoot, repair or replace control devices such as switches, photo eyes, proximity sensors, pushbuttons, contactors, motor starters, etc. as needed  Perform work order repairs, inspections and adjustments.  Able to set up and operate welders, drill press, grinder, hand tools and other metal working equipment.  Fabrication and modification of new and existing equipment.  Participates in plant safety, health and environmental programs.  Other duties may be assigned.EDUCATION AND PERTINENT/PROVEN EXPERIENCE: The minimum requirements for education and experience are listed below. Consideration will be given to individuals with an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Have at least 3 years' experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanics and basic electrical repair.  Ability to read and interpret documents and drawings.  Ability to write detailed repair reports as well as good verbal communication.  Post-secondary education and/or a technical trade certificate is an asset.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 08:03:15.

Journeyman Electrician

Job description This position performs a variety of functions such as installing, maintaining and repairing electrical systems, devices and components applicable to production and production related equipment.These functions require knowledge of electrical principles and of the National Electrical Code.In addition, this person makes new equipment installations in accordance with schematic wiring diagrams; installs conduit, wiring, control systems, micro switches, relays, DC drive motors and the like and repairs and replaces such equipment as necessary.This person determines wire sizes required for specific applications, and removes and replaces armatures, coils and the like in electric motors.This person has the ability to trouble shoot and repair with or without electrical prints, diagnose and correct problems that arise on electrically operated and controlled equipment. Ability to perform preventive maintenance on all manner of electrical distribution systems. Knowledge of PLCs and PLC control applications.Minimum Education/Experience Requirements Requires a high school diploma plus four years of work related experience. Candidates must have demonstrated knowledge of electrical prints.Must hold State of Michigan Journeyman Electrical License. Able to make decisions, act independently and possesses a high degree of initiative. Requires strong communication skills and ability to work effectively with individuals at all levels of the corporation. Willing to maintain and advance skill level through personal effort and training


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 08:02:46.

Mold Maker

JOB SUMMARY Build plastic injection molds, EC's, spotProgramming, 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 REQUIREMENTSDetermined by Team Leader for the task being performed.JOB REQUIREMENTSMust 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 2016-08-16 08:02:28.

Welder/ Fabricator

Job DescriptionInspection of all production sheet metal required to perform task.After verification by using engineering prints, and assembly drawings, build according to work instructions and engineering specifications.Clean and inspect your function (work), fill out all necessary paper work ; quality sheets and check sheets.Inform your group leader That you are ready for final inspection.Move all associated paper work and parts kits with chamber to next dept.SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:Certified or experienced welder of all types of steel; MIG, TIG, ARC, and Spot weld.Math skills for decimal and fraction conversions. For use of; calipers, steel rules, carpenter squares, levels, and tape measures.Ability to read and understand blueprints.Skills that include quality, organizing and cleanliness


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 08:01:53.

Manual Machinist

SUMMARY 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 workpiece 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 workpiece to show where cuts should be made.* Position workpiece on the drill press, lathe, or milling machine.* Monitor and control feed rate and speed.* Ensure workpiece 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 2016-08-16 08:01:37.

Slitter Operator

1) Installs and aligns knives, disk cutters or fixtures to shear, bevel, or trim fabricated items. 2) Tests and adjusts cutting speed and action, according to specified length of product, using gauges and hand tools. 3) Starts machine, adjusts blade and controls, using wrenches, rule, gauge, or template, and monitors operation. 4) Selects, cleans, and installs spacers, rubber sleeves, and cutter on arbors. 5) Lubricates and cleans machine. 6) Lifts workpiece manually or by hoist, and positions and secures against guides and stop


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 08:01:20.

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 2016-08-16 08:01:00.

Material Handler

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 2016-08-16 07:59:39.

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 2016-08-16 07:59:21.

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 pane


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:59:00.

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 2016-08-16 07:58:41.

Grinder Operator 1st Shift

Examines work piece/product for defectsSelects grade of abrasive belt , wheel, or disk according to specifications, knowledge of abrasives, condition of metal, and attaches to grinderHand grinds small work pieces per work instructions or print utilizing precision hand motor skillsHand polishes ground areas with finer abrasive to produce smooth, unmarred surface of small work pieces Replaces worn abrasive disks, wheels, and beltsAbility to Hand Solder metal componentsExperience using Drill PressListens actively and take direction from Supervisor regarding daily work prioritiesSupports the quality system including the quality manual, quality policy, and applicable procedures and work instructionsAssembles, inspects and packages product per cell work instructionsPerforms IFS and traveler activities per work instruction: component traceability, label verification, quantity produced, scrap, equipment or testing verification and line clearanceProactively participates in Kaizen events and creating a continuous improvement cultureMaintains 5 S work environment -- cleanliness and organizationRotates and learn new cells and skills as requests to meet customer demandsFollows Aspen Surgical safety guidelines and procedures when and where requiredHits and exceeds productivity goals for assigned areaUtilizes downtime properlyLeaves work area when appropriate, does not abuse bathroom breaks and does not wanderMaintains and displays strong attendance habits by being present and on timeEDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS: High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)Computer Literate1-3 year metals manufacturingProficient in verbal and written communication Must have a positive attitude while maintaining flexibilityConscientious, accurate, and detailed-oriented regarding work output


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:58:19.

Pipefitter

Install, repair and maintain plumbing systems and componentsMain Activities Review building plans and specifications to determine the layout for plumbing andrelated 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 2016-08-16 07:57:51.

Machine Builder

Job Summary: Performs assembly of machined and/or purchased components under the guidance of a Assembler I or Team Leader. May work from basic machine assembly blueprints using hand and power tools.Job Specifications: Needs to be able to safely use a drill press, small mill, band saw, pipe threader, and conduit/tube bender. Knowledge and understanding of detail and machine assembly blueprints, control schematics and job procedures. Must have all necessary tools to complete a job ( hand tools, calipers, etc.) Needs to have a good working ability with precision measuring tools and be able to produce high quality work. Ability to follow and give directions. Must be able to produce a very high quality of work. Ability to communicate effectively and get along with fellow employees. Basic math and reading skills. Owns tools, measuring devices, and small hand tools.Primary skills and responsibilities: (Others may be assigned)Able to complete tasks according to machine blueprintsSafely operates overhead cranes and hi-loWires junction boxesBuilds components pertinent to the function of the machinesMay be asked to work individually without supervision on simple assemblies


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:54:59.

Journeyman Electrician

Job description This position performs a variety of functions such as installing, maintaining and repairing electrical systems, devices and components applicable to production and production related equipment.These functions require knowledge of electrical principles and of the National Electrical Code.In addition, this person makes new equipment installations in accordance with schematic wiring diagrams; installs conduit, wiring, control systems, micro switches, relays, DC drive motors and the like and repairs and replaces such equipment as necessary.This person determines wire sizes required for specific applications, and removes and replaces armatures, coils and the like in electric motors.This person has the ability to trouble shoot and repair with or without electrical prints, diagnose and correct problems that arise on electrically operated and controlled equipment. Ability to perform preventive maintenance on all manner of electrical distribution systems. Knowledge of PLCs and PLC control applications.Minimum Education/Experience Requirements Requires a high school diploma plus four years of work related experience. Candidates must have demonstrated knowledge of electrical prints.Must hold State of Michigan Journeyman Electrical License. Able to make decisions, act independently and possesses a high degree of initiative. Requires strong communication skills and ability to work effectively with individuals at all levels of the corporation. Willing to maintain and advance skill level through personal effort and training


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:54:32.

Maintenance Technician

Maintenance technicians will work independently and with other plant personnel to perform preventative, predictive and routine maintenance tasks. They will troubleshoot issues, repair failures of production and facilities equipment, and ensure maximum equipment efficiency and effectiveness. All tasks will be performed while supporting the policies, goals and objectives of the company.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: Troubleshoot, repair and maintain plant machinery and equipment such as valves, conveyors, compressors, and pumps. Troubleshoot, repair or replace control devices such as switches, photo eyes, proximity sensors, push buttons, contractors, motor starters, etc. as needed Perform work order repairs, inspections and adjustments. Able to set up and operate welders, drill press, grinder, hand tools and other metal working equipment. Fabrication and modification of new and existing equipment. Participates in plant safety, health and environmental programs. Other duties may be assigned.

EDUCATION AND PERTINENT/PROVEN EXPERIENCE: The minimum requirements for education and experience are listed below. Consideration will be given to individuals with an equivalent combination of education and experience. Have at least 3 years' experience with hydraulics, pneumatic's, mechanics and basic electrical repair. Ability to read and interpret documents and drawings. Ability to write detailed repair reports as well as good verbal communication. Post-secondary education and/or a technical trade certificate is an asset.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:54:13.

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 workpiece 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 workpiece to show where cuts should be made. *Position workpiece on the drill press, lathe, or milling machine. *Monitor and control feed rate and speed. *Ensure workpiece 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 2016-08-16 07:53:49.

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 2016-08-16 07:53:32.

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 2016-08-16 07:53:12.

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 2016-08-16 07:52:56.

CNC Machinist / Programmer

SUMMARY 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 toolholders 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 2016-08-16 07:52:38.

Welder and Fabricator

Inspection of all production sheet metal required to perform task.After verification by using engineering prints, and assembly drawings, build according to work instructions and engineering specifications.Clean and inspect your function (work), fill out all necessary paper work ; quality sheets and check sheets.Inform your group leader That you are ready for final inspection.Move all associated paper work and parts kits with chamber to next dept.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
Certified or experienced welder of all types of steel; MIG, TIG, ARC, and Spot weld.Math skills for decimal and fraction conversions. For use of; calipers, steel rules, carpenter squares, levels, and tape measures.Ability to read and understand blueprints.Skills that include quality, organizing and cleanliness


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:52:14.

Grinder Operator 1st Shift

Examines work piece/product for defects. Selects grade of abrasive belt , wheel, or disk according to specifications, knowledge of abrasives, condition of metal, and attaches to grinder. Hand grinds small work pieces per work instructions or print utilizing precision hand motor skills. Hand polishes ground areas with finer abrasive to produce smooth, unmarred surface of small work pieces Replaces worn abrasive disks, wheels, and belts. Ability to Hand Solder metal components. Experience using Drill Press. Listens actively and take direction from Supervisor regarding daily work priorities. Supports the quality system including the quality manual, quality policy, and applicable procedures and work instructions. Assembles, inspects and packages product per cell work instructions. Performs IFS and traveler activities per work instruction: component traceability, label verification, quantity produced, scrap, equipment or testing verification and line clearance. Proactively participates in Kaizen events and creating a continuous improvement culture. Maintains 5 S work environment -- cleanliness and organization. Rotates and learn new cells and skills as requests to meet customer demands. Follows Aspen Surgical safety guidelines and procedures when and where required. Hits and exceeds productivity goals for assigned area. Utilizes downtime properly. Leaves work area when appropriate, does not abuse bathroom breaks and does not wander. Maintains and displays strong attendance habits by being present and on time.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)Computer Literate1-3 year metals manufacturingProficient in verbal and written communication Must have a positive attitude while maintaining flexibilityConscientious, accurate, and detailed-oriented regarding work output


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:51:55.

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 2016-08-16 07:51:11.

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 pane


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:50:50.

Machine Builder

Performs assembly of machined and/or purchased components under the guidance of a Assembler I or Team Leader. May work from basic machine assembly blueprints using hand and power tools.

Job Specifications: Needs to be able to safely use a drill press, small mill, band saw, pipe threader, and conduit/tube bender. Knowledge and understanding of detail and machine assembly blueprints, control schematics and job procedures. Must have all necessary tools to complete a job ( hand tools, calipers, etc.) Needs to have a good working ability with precision measuring tools and be able to produce high quality work. Ability to follow and give directions. Must be able to produce a very high quality of work. Ability to communicate effectively and get along with fellow employees. Basic math and reading skills. Owns tools, measuring devices, and small hand tools.

Primary skills and responsibilities: (Others may be assigned)Able to complete tasks according to machine blueprintsSafely operates overhead cranes and hi-loWires junction boxesBuilds components pertinent to the function of the machinesMay be asked to work individually without supervision on simple assemblies


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:49:57.

CNC Machinist/ Programmer

SUMMARY 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 toolholders 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 2016-08-16 07:49:38.

Machine Builder

Seeking a Machine Builder with 3+ years of experience. This position will involve traveling 50% of the time out of State. Position will entail:
-110, 220, 3phase, and 480 electrical
-Building specialty machines.
-Having experience with pneumatic's
-Having experience with hydraulics
-MIG welding
-Bending tubing
-Fabrication skills
-Machining with a lathe, end mill, and general fabrication equipment
-Reading drawings/prints
-Trouble shooting equipment
-Installation of equipment on site as necessary
This is a long term opportunity here in Holland.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:26:26.

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 everyday. 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 drivers license.

Send in a detailed resume to be considered for the position.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:26:02.

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 2016-08-16 07:25:38.

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 2016-08-16 07:25:17.

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 2016-08-16 07:24:57.

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
-Welding

This 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 2016-08-16 07:24:12.

Controls Panel Builder

Looking for an Electrician with Industrial experience working in a Machine Build type of environment to wire machines, build electrical panels, and modify plc's as necessary. It is crucial that this person be able to read blueprints. Up to 25% local travel involved using the company truck. This is a contract position with a good chance of going permanent.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:23:42.

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 2016-08-16 07:22:34.

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 2016-08-16 07:22:16.

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 projects
2. Pride in your work

SKILLS:
1. Machine building skills/experience- any level
2. Ability to read blue prints
3. 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 2016-08-16 07:21:47.

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 2016-08-16 07:20:59.

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 2016-08-16 07:20:59.

Material Handler

Work Description:
Operates fork lifts 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 2016-08-16 07:20:13.

1st Shift General Labor/ Machine Building

We are seeking candidates to fill entry level machine building/general labor openings. Job will entail assembling machinery, cleaning machines, light welding, reading prints 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 2016-08-16 07:19:54.

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 2016-08-16 07:19:33.

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 2016-08-16 07:19:16.

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 projects
2. Pride in your work

SKILLS:
1. Machine building skills/experience- any level
2. Ability to read blue prints
3. 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 2016-08-16 07:18:59.

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 2016-08-16 07:18:40.

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 2016-08-16 07:18:20.

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 2016-08-16 07:17:56.

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 drivers license and be able to pass a drug test.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-16 07:17:37.

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 2016-08-16 07:17:17.

Quality Technician / Coordinator

Seeking a Quality Coordinator for our Grand Rapids Operations. AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
• Quality Compliance of incoming, outgoing and in-process production material
• Making sure the company is staying up to date on ISO standards
• Training the manufacturing floor on any new quality standards and regulations
• Handling ISO-9000 documents
• Efficient operation of the quality inspection process to meet or exceed production schedule
• Meet Quality schedule/requirements
• Identify, suggest & follow through on ideas for improvement in inspection techniques
• Work with management to achieve short and long term objectives in quality


SKILLS:
• Hands on
• Knowledge of quality techniques in ISO9001
• Ability to perform quality audits on all incoming & outgoing product
• Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
• Those with a background in FDA and/or GMP in addition to ISO will be highly considered

This is a long term position here in Grand Rapids that offers competitive benefits. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-12 12:54:14.

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 2016-08-09 07:18:04.

Maintenance

Seeking a 1st shift Maintenance Mechanic for our job shop operations. Position will entail working on Lasers, turrets, brake presses and secondary equipment. Other responsibilities include:
-Preventative maintenance on machinery
-Facilities maintenance
Performing emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production hours.
-Mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and troubleshooting.
Diagnosing problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
Using a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.
-Contacting outside contractors as necessary

This is a long term position that offers excellent benefits and competitive pay. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:16:55.

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 2016-08-09 07:16:39.

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 2016-08-09 07:15:55.

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 2016-08-09 07:15:28.

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 2016-08-09 07:14:29.

Quality Engineer

Seeking a Quality Engineer for our Operations near the Cedar Springs area. This position will be responsible for:
-Handling quality issues on the manufacturing floor
-Mentoring Quality Technicians
-Understanding TS-16949 requirements
-Functioning as a project team member in matters relating to Quality Engineering.
-Ensuring effective and efficient use of Quality Engineering techniques such as risk analysis, test methods, statistical data analysis, statistical process control, and sample plans.
-Executing internal and external audits.
-Ensuring the validation of appropriate test methods for product and process performance.
-Simultaneously manage multiple projects.
-Customer and supplier quality as needed

We offer extremely competitive benefits and a comfortable work environment. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:14:13.

Manufacturing Engineer

Seeking a Manufacturing Engineer with 5+ years of experience that is strong in lean manufacturing including organizing kaizen events and six sigma. Position will entail:
-Streamlining our operations which includes 5 plants here within the Grand Rapids area
-Improving processes on the manufacturing floor
-Instituting the lean manufacturing philosophy to our skilled workforce
-Leading continuous improvement projects
-Facilitating value stream mapping events
-Setting up Kaizen events
This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to make an impact and can see the big picture of untapped potential. Those with a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and a Black Belt will be high considered. We offer excellent benefits including a competitive wage and bonus potential. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:09:31.

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 Soldworks 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 2016-08-09 07:08:18.

Electrician

Seeking an Electrician on a full time basis for the next 2+ months to help with the installation of fixtures, wiring up of machinery, and hooking up new machinery. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of experience in the electrical field and feel comfortable dealing with up to 480 voltage. This is a first shift position that offers benefits during the contract period. Interested candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:07:19.

Solidworks Detailer

Seeking a Solidworks Detailer with 1+ years of experience to assist our Designer in the detailing of plastic parts. Position will be responsible for:
-Coordinating with the shop floor on design issues
-Detailing and ballooning of parts
-Creating bill of materials
-Taking direction from lead designers on new designs

This is a long term opportunity here is Muskegon that offers an excellent benefit package. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:06:59.

Mechanical Designer

Seeking a Machine Designer with 7+ years in the design of special machines. Qualified candidates will have
-Experience designing weld cells that integrate with robotics fixtures and be fluent with Solidworks.
-Microsoft office 2010
-Design of manual work stations (Work performed by an individual)
-Design of automatic stations (Work performed via Robot or combination of linear actuators)
-Familiar with design integration of pneumatic cylinders, linear bearings, clamps and electrical devices
-Design of manual gages (sheet metal, castings, weld components)
This is a direct hire position here in the Rockford area. Interested candidates please reply with a resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:06:20.

Mechanical Designer

Seeking a Machine Designer with 7+ years in the design of special machines. Qualified candidates will have
-Experience designing weld cells that integrate with robotics fixtures and be fluent with Solidworks.
-Microsoft office 2010
-Design of manual work stations (Work performed by an individual)
-Design of automatic stations (Work performed via Robot or combination of linear actuators)
-Familiar with design integration of pneumatic cylinders, linear bearings, clamps and electrical devices
-Design of manual gages (sheet metal, castings, weld components)
This is a direct hire position here in the Rockford area. Interested candidates please reply with a resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:06:20.

Fabricator

Looking for an individual with 1+ years of experience in the sheetmetal industry. Position will entail operating roll formers, brake presses, Mig Welding, reading blueprints, and soldering as needed. This position will entail building and rebuilding coils that will go into the chambers and vacuum furnaces that we build. This is a long term position. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:05:04.

Controls Engineer

Requirements:
-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 2016-08-09 07:04:36.

Solidworks Designer

Seeking a Solidworks Detailer/Designer with 1-4 years experience to work at our 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 customers, suppliers, and Field Service Technicians on any issues
-Making sure timelines are met

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 2016-08-09 07:04:16.

Product/ Project Engineer

Seeking a Product Engineer for our Holland operations. This position will be responsible for designing and developing a product/product family. Develops and implements optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards. Recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls. Participates in manufacturing launch for new or revised products. Product Engineers are responsible to coordinate all aspects of APQP. This individual will prepare quotations for labor, tooling and equipment, lead product analysis, be the primary contact with the customer, write the PPAP's, and modify designs on Pro-E as necessary. Those with a background in office furniture will be highly considered. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:03:47.

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 2016-08-09 07:03:32.

Mechanical Engineer

Seeking a Mechanical Engineer for our Grand Rapids firm. Position will be responsible for:
Researching, designing, and evaluating equipment, systems and processes to meet requirements
-Participate with installation, operation, maintenance and repair of machinery
-Identify all equipment failures and implement corrective actions
-Diagnose potential faulty operation and initiate corrections 95% of the time before failure
-Make recommendations to maintenance crew on repairs
-Participate in all customer corrective actions
-Provide feedback to customer problems and needs
-Conduct research that tests and analyzes the feasibility, design, operation, and performance of equipment and systems once per quarter

Qualified candidates should have:
-A Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
-3-10 years of manufacturing experience preferred
-A background in packaging equipment is a definite plus
-Knowledge of manufacturing processes, procedures, and machinery required
-Experience in Lean Manufacturing preferred (Kanban, 5S, Visual Factory, Six Sigma).
-Demonstrated experience with developing and maintaining systems such as: predictive maintenance

This is a long term position here in Grand Rapids. Come join our dynamic team! Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-08-09 07:03:16.