IMPERIAL DESIGN

Personnel / Recruiting DIVISION

Specializing in Engineering and Skilled Trades Personnel

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CNC Machinist

Pay: 18-25/hr
Seeking a CNC machinist with experience in the tool and die industry. This job entails setting up and running CNC mills with HAAS and Fanuc controllers. Experience with Mastercam or WorkNC is preferred, but not required. Knowledge of blueprints and micrometers and calipers required.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:03:12.

Industrial Apprentice

Pay: 14-16/hr
Seeking entry level candidates to learn how to build and wire custom designed machinery.
We will candidates with basic experience in welding, machine building, electrical wiring, blueprint reading, maintenance, or other mechanical fields.
This position will teach you how to build a machine from a blueprint. This is a great opportunity for those who want to pursue a skilled trade. The hours are on 1st shift working 4x10's. To apply, please email over a copy of your resume.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:02:56.

Welder/Fabricator

Pay 18-25/hr
5+ years' metal forming experience
· 5+ years' welding experience (MIG/TIG)
· Experience fabricating frames for machinery
· Machine building experience preferred
· Ability to read blueprints
· High school diploma
· Strong attention to detail


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:02:42.

Sheet Metal Fabricator

Pay:16-22/hr
Position entail using fabrication machinery (brake press, shear, metal saw etc.) to fabricate sheet metal parts for a machine building application. Candidates must be familiar with reading blueprints and working with galvanized metal from 18 gage. Some MIG welding may be required occasionally, but is not the focus of this position. To apply, please respond to this ad with your updated resume. This is a 1st shift opening and does not require any travel.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:02:28.

Shipping/Receiving 1st shift

Pay: 12-14/hr
-Fasten products parts to pallets with lag bolts, metal, nylon banding.
-Cut wood with miter, panel and skill saws.
-Use small tools for various tasks, drill (drilling and tapping holes), screwdriver, tape gun.
-Tape measure, utility knife.
-Touch up paint scratches on painted machines
-Take photos of the completed machine and accessory parts.
-Log accessories, assembly and/or spare parts shipping with the chamber.
-Read and write in english
-Replenish depleted department supplies.
-Replacing both types of banding material.
-Lift and manipulate heavy objects. (Up to 90 lb.)
-Operate dolly, pallet jack
-Maintaining records (Job folders, Check Sheets, Packing list)
-Computer skills Microsoft Word, using SL to print reports, create small parts orders packing lists may be required


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:02:12.

Machine Assembler

14-25/hr
Requirements:
· High school diploma, or equivalent, with some post-secondary experience or related training.
· Preferred skills include technical classes in high school or post-secondary.
· Two (2) years or less experience in profession
· Basic computer knowledge.

Responsibilities:
· Perform all aspects of Machine Assembly
· Able to identify and solve problems in the three major areas of machine assembly.
· Transfer Engineering drawings and schematics into mechanical assemblies.
· Operate overhead cranes, drill press, pipe benders, saws, Hi/lo's.
· Simple pipe bending and installation, hose fabrication and installation, small part fabrication, small power and hand tool operation.
· Machinery rigging and shipping.
· Basic welding skills
· Precision instrument and measuring device operation
· This position could lead into an Apprenticeship position


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:01:55.

CNC Panel Saw Operator 1st Shift

Pay 15-17/hr
1-2 years minimum years experience in CNC Panel Saw in wood furniture

CNC Panel Saw, running through marker board, plywood, tac board, soft board. Take 4x8 and 5x12 sheet 15-30 pounds a piece,
Use of micrometer, digital calipers.
CNC will Cut out the pattern.
Setup and edit g and m codes (willing to train)
Good attendance
Industrial background.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:01:37.

HVAC Service Technician

Pay 25-35/hr

Duties and Responsibilities
• Properly fill out paperwork, time cards, quotes and start up sheets
• Respond to phone calls, emails and texts from dispatcher, office and customers
• Correctly follow purchase order, quote form procedures
• Able to accurately follow PM and service call procedures
• Accurately adjusts to a changing schedule
• Responsible for being On Call
• Correctly check in and out with customer and dispatch
• Communicate with sales team for PM and unit replacement opportunities

Qualifications include:
• Completely understand HVAC theory and how it applies to PM’s and Service Calls
• Expert with hand tools, brazing, leak testing, refrigerant recovery, system evacuation
• EPA certified, CSD-1 certified, training certificates in specialized systems
• Ability to service and PM large boilers, chillers, ERV’s and MUA’s. Also all types of RTU’s, large refrigeration and geothermal systems.

Working Conditions
Hours are typically 7:00AM to 4:30pm with a half hour lunch break but can vary depending on weather, workload and if you are on call. Often work will be performed outdoors and in all weather conditions. Ladders are used daily and some moderate to heavy lifting will be needed occasionally.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:01:22.

Tool and Die Maker 1st and 2nd shift available

Pay: 25-30/hr
Summary: Analyzes specifications, lays out metal stock, sets up and operates machine tools, and fits and assembles parts to fabricate and repair metalworking dies, cutting tools, jigs and fixtures, gauges, and machinists' hand tools by performing the following duties. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned. • Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions, and visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts. • Computes dimensions, plans layout, and determines assembly method and sequence of operations. • Measures, marks, and scribes metal stock for machining. • Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathes, milling machine, shaper, and grinder, to machine parts, and verifies conformance of machined parts to specifications. • Verifies dimensions, alignments, and clearances. • Examines standard or previously used dies, tools, and jigs and fixtures, and recommends design modifications regarding construction and function of part. • Develops specifications from general descriptions for specialty tools and draws or sketches design of product


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 11:01:04.

Assembler

Seeking 1 first shift Assembler to assemble equipment for the Medical industry. Job will entail:
-Assembly of metal components
-Following assembly instruction
-Hand tools
-Packaging
-Quality control
-Material Handling
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.Job Type: Location: Walker
Salary: $13-15 /hour


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 09:56:09.

Inventory Control

Seeking a 1st shift Inventory Control Specialist. Qualified candidates should have experience in the areas of:
-Hilo
-Shipping and receiving
-Loading and unloading trucks
-Picking and pulling orders
-Using scanners
-Using computer system to track inventory
-Assist operators when needed

Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent.
Qualified candidates should be able to lift 50lbs.
Job Type: Full-time – Kentwood - Salary: $13- 15hr


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 09:55:56.

Journeyman Electrician - Jenison

Seeking a 1st shift Journeyman Electrician that has gained experience in the following areas of:
-Electrical wiring
-Machine drops and panel wiring
-Machine wiring
-Reading detailed schematics and wiring diagrams
-Basic mechanical troubleshooting

PLC experience is a plus but we are willing to train.
This is a 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.
Salary: $26-35 /hour


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-04-11 09:55:40.

Maintenance Technician 25-33/hr

Seeking a qualified candidate that has experience troubleshooting and repairing Automation lines. This is a Direct hire 1st shift position paying 26-33 hr. Candidates must have a valid driver’s 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 2018-04-11 09:55:22.

Apprentice 16-22hr

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 2018-04-11 09:55:06.

1st Shift Machine Operator 13-15/hr

We are seeking 2 first shift Machine Operators for our Kentwood location. Job will entail operating CNC machines, quality checks, and some inventory control. This is a 1st shift position. 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 2018-04-11 09:54:22.

Electrical Drafter

15-20/hr
Comstock Park

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 2018-03-27 09:39:44.

Machine Designer

55-75k
Grand Rapids
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 2018-03-27 09:39:24.

Solidworks Detailer

22 / hr
Grand Rapids
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 2018-03-27 09:36:42.

Senior Mechanical Designer

100k
Grand Rapids
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 2018-03-27 09:36:29.

Quality Engineer

60-85
Holland
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 2018-03-27 09:36:15.

Product Engineer

75k
Spring Lake
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 2018-03-27 09:36:03.

Manufacturing Engineer

85k
Holland
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 2018-03-27 09:35:52.

Machine Builder

20-30/ hr
Grand Rapids
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 2018-03-27 09:35:38.

Controls Engineer

90k
Grand Rapids

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 2018-03-27 09:35:23.

Electronics Engineer

60-80k
Location: Holland

Seeking an Electronics Engineer with 0-5 year(s) experience. Candidates must have an electronics background, and a strong desire to learn. Bachelor's degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering or equivalent is required. Job responsibilities include: Designing prototype printed circuit board assemblies using P-cad, basic troubleshooting, running tests, and documentation as required. Candidate should have a basic knowledge of embedded systems. Those with a background in power supply design will be highly considered. Candidate must be reliable, professional, and able to communicate well, and be capable of working with limited supervision and in a team environment. This is a long-term position here in the Holland area.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-03-27 09:35:11.

Project Manager

70-85k

Location: Grand Rapids
Seeking a Project Manager for our Machine Build facility. Position will entail quoting and estimating, making sure projects are finished on time and within budget, systems layout on Autocad, and occasional travel to the install for site verification. This is a long term position here in the Grand Rapids area. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-03-27 09:34:55.

Electrical Designer

25-33 an hour

Seeking an Electrical Designer with 5+ years of experience. Qualified individuals with have experience working in a Machine Build environment and have experience designing electrical schematics on Autocad E. This is a long term position here in the Grand Rapids area. It is a must that the candidate has a background using Autocad Electrical Software.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-03-27 09:34:37.

Robotics Engineer

75-100k

Location: Grand Rapids

Seeking an experienced Robotics Engineer that is excited about automation and is detail oriented. 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 a lot 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 2018-03-27 09:34:23.

Product Engineer

90-100k

Location: Grand Rapids
Seeking a Project/Product Engineer with 10+ years of experience working in the Automotive Industry. Position will entail leading projects from concept to completion including dealing with product engineers on design issues, overseeing designers, visiting the customers, overlooking builds, expediting samples, and launching of products. Those with experience with injected molded parts will be highly considered. This is a long term position here in the Grand Rapids area. Those with experience with Honda or Chrysler will be highly considered. This is a permanent position here at our Grand Rapids office. Interested candidates please respond with an update resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-03-27 09:34:08.

Software/Hardware Engineer

60-80k
Location: Hudsonville

Seeking a Software Development Engineer to work with our Engineering team here in Hudsonville, MI. Candidates will be responsible for:
-Creating Mobile Apps
-Embedded Software Development
-Writing code in C++, C# and Java
-Development of the initial design requirements
-Interacting and assisting with Electronics Engineers on PCB development.
-Hardware Design
-Conceptualizing and engineering solutions for the furniture markets
-Interacting with sales, engineering, and marketing in the development of virtual product designs

Qualified individual will have experience in Java and/or C/C++, have an interest in Mobile Application development, have experience with circuit development and firmware requirements, and have experience with IOT development. This a long term position here in Hudsonville that offers excellent benefits and a comfortable work environment. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-03-27 09:33:18.

Project Engineer

70-90k
Location: Grand Rapids

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 2018-03-27 09:33:00.

Manufacturing Engineer

70-90k
Location: Grand Rapids
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.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-03-27 09:32:43.

Mechanical Designer

25-35 an hour
Location: Grand Rapids


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 2018-03-27 08:46:31.

Senior Product Engineer

65-75k
Location: Grand Rapids

Seeking a Product Engineer with 4+ years of experience. Position will entail coming up with new product concepts, design on solidworks, FEA analysis, Research and Development, modifying existing products, delegating tasks to drafters, making sure projects are done on time and within budget, and dealing with customers as necessary. This is a long term permanent position here in the Grand Rapids area. A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering is required.

for the AE/PM department
·Provide auxiliary customer support on an as needed basis


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-03-27 08:46:10.

Tooling Engineer

25-40 per hour
Location: Hastings

Seeking a Tooling Engineer/Designer with 5+years of stamping experience for our facility near Hastings Michigan. Requirements include:
-2+ years of experience in Metal Stamping Die Design.
-Experience in 3D CAD software, preferably Solid Works
-Willing to work with Tool Makers on shop floor
Preferred but not required:
-Experience in transfer press/eyelet tooling design
-Experience as Tool Maker or Machinist

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


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2018-03-27 08:45:44.