IMPERIAL DESIGN

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Specializing in Engineering and Skilled Trades Personnel

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Pro-E Designer

Seeking a Pro-E Designer with 5+ years of experience to:
-Transform initial rough product designs using computer aided design (CAD) into working documents
-Review engineering drawing and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standards.
-Lead and directing the work of others as necessary.
-Assist in the creating of new designs as well as modifications to existing products

Those with a knowledge of Sheetmetal, Steel Stamping or Injection Molding will be highly considered. This is a contract position with a possibility of going long term. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:35:43.

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Summary:
We are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to work at our automotive plant here in Holland, MI. This position will be responsible for:
-Troubleshooting equipment/manufacturing/facility problems
-Installing of new systems
-Purchasing of equipment
-5s, lean manufacturing, and kanban systems
-Analyzing production results
-Lean manufacturing
-Implementing and improving manufacturing methods and processes,
-Interaction with internal customers and external vendors to solve urgent and complex problems by identifying and evaluating alternatives to provide support of all in-plant production as required.

Qualified candidates will have a B.S. in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, Manufacturing, or related), 2+ years of experience in complex mechanical assembly, tooling, and manufacturing in a highly automated and/or automotive engineering environment, and a knowledge of robotics is a plus. Interested candidates should respond with an updated resume


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:35:27.

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

Qualfied 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 exellent work environment. Interested individuals please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:35:07.

Quality Technician

Seeking a Quality Technician to work at our operation here in Zeeland, MI. Position will entail:
-Facilitating correction action procedures (CAR). Write C.A.R.; support interim action, root cause, corrective action, preventative action and implementation. Perform verification.
-Perform focus audits, and quarterly full system audits.
-Enter data and compile results and distribute results.
-Participate in improving our product, processes, equipment, and methods. Solicit product and process improvement ideas and report to supervision and management.
-Working on the floor doing inspection of parts
-PPAP's and corrective actions
-Documentation of quality results using microsoft word programs

Qualified candidates will have 4+ years of experience in Quality with a stable work history. Interested candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:34:51.

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 2016-02-01 11:34:32.

Architectural Designer

Seeking a long term Autocad Designer to be a part of our dynamic team. Candidates will be responsible:
-For laying out of racking systems for big box stores including the automotive industry
-Design of racks
-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.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:34:06.

Electrical Engineer

This is an excellent chance to work with our dynamic team. Responsible for controls design for custom automotive equipment, including high and low voltage control panel design and layout, analog and digital circuit design, and communications. Responsibilities include design (according to customer specifications), detail work, PLC programming, HMI programming, control panel, machine assembly, coordination and supervision of machine installations, as well as field support and troubleshooting both on-site and remotely by phone. Position requires significant experience with AutoCAD, machine control design, troubleshooting, implementation utilizing 480VAC and 24VDC control panel design, variable frequency drive experience; AB, GE, Siemens, Mitsubishi family PLC systems, DeviceNet design and programming experience. Individual must have a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and work within a cross-functional team environment. Experience designing with and using variable frequency and servo drives is needed. Experience in programming PLC controls. Proficient in using Microsoft Office products. Effectively works under pressure and is task-oriented. Is willing and able to travel as necessary (up to 30%). This is a long term position here in Grand Rapids. A Bachelor's Degree is preferred but not absolutely necessary.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:33:46.

Project Engineer

Seeking a Project Engineer to work in our Grand Rapids location here in the Conveyor and Material Handling industry. Qualified candidates will have 5+ years of experience working in the conveyor industry and will be responsible for:
-Creating purchase orders for parts, equipment and/or services
-Managing small custom systems which consisted of PLC's, photo electric's, proximity switches, AC/DC drives & pneumatic devices ranging to $3,000 1 million
-Maintaining a complete project file
-Preparing system proposal & installation drawings
-Creating project schedules
-Commissioning systems
-Editing designs as necessary
-Maintaining customer contact from the initial kick-off meeting though the customer sign-off phase of the project
Issuing supplier invoices
-Preparing written proposals and proposal drawings on some major projects.
-Approving customer purchase orders and acknowledgements on major projects.
-Approving supplier invoices on major projects.

This person will gather technical information, write orders, layout the conveyor system using Autocad, and place orders for electrical and mechanical Hydralic equipment needed to build the system. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:33:30.

Civil Designer

We are currently seeking a Civil Designer or our engineering operations here in Grand Rapids. Qualified candidates will have experience 3+ years of experience in either Civil 3d or Land Desktop in the design of storm, sewer, water, and grading details on construction plans. This is a long term position here in Grand Rapids. Come join our team today. We offer excellent benefits along with a comfortable work environment.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:33:10.

Autocad Detailer

Seeking an Inventor/Autocad Detailer for our furniture operations. Position will entail detailing of products, modeling and assembly fit verifications of 3d models, creating bill of materials, and modifications to existing drawings. This is a contract position with the potential to go long term. Qualified candidates must be fluent using either Autocad or Inventor. Please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 11:30:59.

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 long term contract position on 3rd shift (11 p.m.-7 a.m.). Machines include brake presses, stamping presses and secondary equipment.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 09:10:01.

Mechanical / 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 2016-02-01 09:05:26.

Welder/ Fabricator

Welder/Fabricator-Looking for experience Stick/Arc Welders 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. Come join our dynamic team. Qualified individuals please respond with an update resume today!


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 09:05:04.

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 2016-02-01 09:04:45.

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 2016-02-01 09:04:20.

Electrical Engineer

Seeking an Electrical Engineer with 3 + years experience in the programming of both robots and PLC controls. Ideal candidate would have a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and have a solid work history. Must have experience in electrical design and a knowledge of programming Allen Bradley PLC's Job requirements: This job requires 5+ years of experience. Should be willing to travel up to 15% of the time. Travel is mainly local travel and very minimal overnight travel. This is a long term permanent position. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 09:03:52.

Electronic Engineer

Seeking an Electronic Product Engineer. Qualified individuals will have experience in:
-the modifications of existing designs, conceptual design, and interacting with sales and engineering on new concepts
-Technical customer support
-Making sure products meet UL and CSA regulations.
-Writing and reviewing customer requests for new designs
-PCB Design
-Prototype building and qualification testing
-Working and leading multiple projects
-Working with manufacturing to assist in the development of assembly procedures

An Associate's Degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering is required. This is a long term permanent position here in the West Michigan area. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 09:01:03.

Electrical Designer

Seeking an Electrical Designer with 0-4 year of experience to work at our operations here in Grand Haven. Position will entail:
• Provide interpretations of all external codes, regulations, and specifications
• Insure required certificates, permits, stamps, etc. are secured and maintained in accordance with company, client and/or government authority
• Provide value-engineering direction for company engineering activities
• Provide lighting selection, layout, and control
• Provide emergency lighting plots and calculation submittals
• Attends and participates in design/engineering meetings with clients, vendors and/or other trades as required
•  Design and draft as needed: power and lighting drawings, single line diagrams, equipment layout, conduit layout, motor control schematics, miscellaneous control schematics, panel layout, wiring diagrams and associated schedules
•  Provide load calculations to determine service, circuit breaker, conduit and conductor sizes
• Perform QA/QC checks for design and drafting throughout the project to ensure premium quality
• Interface with client and vendors to obtain all pertinent project information.
•  Provide technical engineering input for estimating and bid proposal requirements

Qualified candidate will have an Associates or Bachelor's Degree in an engineering related discipline and be interested in electrical design. Interested individuals please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 09:00:44.

Field Service Technician

Seeking a Field Service Technician to do Technical Support of our customers. This position will primarily be working in the office and is an excellent opportunity for prior Field Service candidates that would like to get off the road. Skills required include:
-Reading and understanding mechanical & electrical drawings
-Drive assemblies & reducers
-Comprehend & follow electrical adjustment procedures
-Operate various test equipment (VOM, Amp Meter, Oscilloscope, etc.)
-Troubleshoot wiring problems
-Troubleshoot to printed circuit broad level, replacement and set-up
-Comprehend & troubleshoot PLC logic, able to make minor code changes
-Work experience (maintain & repair) with various electrical & electronic devices
-AC and DC motors
-Servo drives
-Variable frequency drives
-Photo eyes
-Discrete control devices (encoders, relays, proximity switches, sensors, etc.)

This is a long term permanent position here in Grand Rapids, MI. 2nd and 3rd shifts available


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 09:00:10.

Quality Technician

Seeking a Quality Technician to work at our operation here in Zeeland, MI. Position will entail:
-Facilitating correction action procedures (CAR). Write C.A.R.; support interim action, root cause, corrective action, preventative action and implementation. Perform verification.
-Perform focus audits, and quarterly full system audits.
-Enter data and compile results and distribute results.
-Participate in improving our product, processes, equipment, and methods. Solicit product and process improvement ideas and report to supervision and management.
-Working on the floor doing inspection of parts
-PPAP's and corrective actions
-Documentation of quality results using microsoft word programs

Qualified candidates will have 4+ years of experience in Quality with a stable work history. Interested candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 08:58:43.

Estimator/ Quote Engineer

Seeking an Estimator/Quote Engineer with 3+ years of experience. This is a permanent position here in Zeeland area and will consist of:
-Working with customers to gather information needed to quote and manufacture the product
-Analyzing design requirements
-Modifying designs as needed to ensure manufacturability of the product
-Creating bill of materials
-Coordinating with manufacturing engineers on an optimal assembly process
-Creating work instructions as necessary
-Troubleshooting customer or manufacturing issues

A Bachelor's of Science in engineering is preferred along with the ability to read mechanical designs. An exposure to Autocad and Solidworks is a definite plus. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 08:57:49.

Quality Engineer

Seeking a Quality Engineer with 2+ years of experience to work at our growing facility here in Zeeland, MI. Qualified individuals will have experience in:
-Preparing PPAP's and Control Plans
-Training Quality Technicians on the manufacturing floor
-Creating work instructions and part standards
-Coordinating corrective actions
-Setting audit levels and reviewing audit reports
-Managing the spc and gage requirements
-Working with resin suppliers to make sure color meets specifications, Progress toward a degree is preferred,

Those with a background in automotive with a plastics background will be highly considered. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2016-02-01 08:57:26.