IMPERIAL DESIGN

Personnel / Recruiting DIVISION

Specializing in Engineering and Skilled Trades Personnel

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Machinist

Looking for a Machinist with 5+ years of experience. Potential candidates MUST have experience with manual mills and lathes, drilling and tapping, and operating secondary machinery. In addition those with a background in assembly of machinery, welding, reading blueprints, and fabrication will be highly considered. This is an immediate 1st shift position here in the North Muskegon area. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-08-09 14:45:47.

Apprentice Die Maker

Job entails machining details for die makers and prepping parts for heat treat. Seeking potential candidates with experience in the following areas:
- Blueprint reading
- Manual machining (Bridgeport, manual lathe, grinder etc)
- Micrometers and calipers
- Working in a team environment
- Progress in a tool and die apprenticeship preferred.
To apply please respond to this ad with your updated resume.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:55:19.

Mold Setter

5-7 years in injection molding, could be combination of school and work exp
High level of cosmetics requirements (MIC, Painted, Clear, or Plated products)
Versed in molded products(PC/ABS, PC is preferred)
Would like to have someone that can set up molds.
Experience with 550 and 1,000 ton presses
Robot programming (con-air-sepro) (open to edit programs, but like someone that can program)


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:55:01.

Tool and Die Maker

• experience medium/large prog and transfer tooling
• recommended 10 years minimum press tryout experience
• comfortable using pc based CAD viewing software
• must be able to understand GD&T and/or Control Plans
• be willing to support Home Line tryout at customer's sites
• MUST BE ABLE TO WORK WITH OTHERS AS A TEAM PLAYER
• be willing to train others to help grow the company


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:54:40.

Assembly Team Leader

Summary: The Assembly Team Leader is responsible for meeting the production goals for orders that need assembly and packaging. He/she will work primarily with the Production Scheduler and Shipping department to ensure on time shipments on a daily basis. The Assembly Team Leader will be responsible for creating and maintaining an efficient and clean production environment within the assembly department. He/she will be responsible for overseeing all operations as well as hiring and firing in the department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

1. Review the workload and complete all orders by their due date.
2. Check in parts that are received from the painter.
3. Update the assembly schedule on a daily basis-deleting completed jobs and assigning jobs to assembly personnel
4. Assist in building parts on the schedule as needed if the department is behind.
5. Assist the assembly workers-help find parts, paperwork, etc.
6. Assist QA in checking incoming parts as well as customer returns.
7. Evaluate staffing and overtime needs twice a week.
8. Initiate changes on incorrect prints.
9. Work with Kylee on continuous improvement ideas within the assembly area
10. Maintain accuracy assembly times as stated on the assembly schedule by using time studies.
11. Assist in training of new employees and temporary workers.
12. Maintain order and cleanliness in the assembly department.


Please forward resumes to cjbol@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:54:21.

Test Technician

Seeking a Test Lab Technician for a full time long-term opportunity in Grand Rapids. This person will be monitoring motors with mechanical and electrical instrumentation. This position will involve hooking these motors to instruments in order to check voltage, horse power, noise levels, and overall quality. This person should have a strong mechanical aptitude, be computer literate, able to lift 40 lbs, and use hand tools. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:52:54.

Die Designer

Seeking a Die Designer. Position will entail working on Unigraphics NX software, designing of progressive dies, interacting with the shop floor in any issues, and coordinating with the customer as required. Those with a background in blank development, Surfacing and autoform simulation will be highly considered. This is a long term permanent 1st shift position here in the Grand Rapids area. Qualified candidates please respond with an updated resume.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:52:42.

Product Engineer

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 2017-07-31 10:52:31.

Software/ Hardware Engineer

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 2017-07-31 10:52:06.

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 2017-07-31 10:51:49.

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.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:51:34.

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 2017-07-31 10:51:23.

Applications Engineer

Four-year undergraduate degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering is desired. 1-3 years' experience in the special machine industry as related to the automotive market with familiarity with modern computer hardware and control components is strongly preferred. Direct experience in managing medium to large scale projects and or managing project teams with a track record of bringing projects in on time and within a planned budget a plus. The Applications/Project Manager should have an understanding of basic accounting and cost estimating practices. Knowledge of manufacturing and engineering methods used in the manufacturing and design of special machines is desired. Must have the ability to communicate with customers, and employees regarding the technical aspects of the machines. Excellent writing skills. Excellent interpersonal skills. Self Starter. Demonstrated skills in conflict resolution and problem solving.

Primary skills and responsibilities: (Others may be assigned.)
• 75% of the workload will be involved in Applications Engineering duties along with 25% Project Management
• Work with outside sales engineers, and customers as needed to finalize RFQ specifications
• Develop concepts used in preparation of machine quotations
• Develop a plausible and comprehensible project implementation plan
• Prepare cost estimates
• Develop detailed technical proposals for fully integrated systems
• Assist in processing of new work orders
• Chair new order line up meetings
• Interface as needed between Project Management and Sales on active orders
• Monitor the mechanical/electrical designs for adherence to proposed Scope of Work
• Assist management in developing new procedures and processes for the AE/PM department
• Provide auxiliary customer support on an as needed basis


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:51:05.

Senior Product Engineer

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.


Please forward resumes to llubben@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:50:48.

Tooling Engineer

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 2017-07-31 10:50:22.

Tooling Engineer

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 2017-07-31 10:50:22.

Process Technician

Seeking a 1st shift Process Technician that has knowledge of Injection Molding equipment and the various processes involved in production of Plastic parts and components.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
• General skills and expertise related to injection molding maintenance activities
• Proficient computer skills including but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite
• Basic knowledge of injection molding practices
• Great mechanical aptitude and ability to troubleshoot and resolve mechanical problems
• Positive teamwork and attitude required to support the manufacturing environment
• Proficient verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:49:33.

Assembler

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.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:49:18.

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.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:48:53.

Journeyman Electrician

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.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:48:29.

Maintenance Technician

Seeking a qualified 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 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 2017-07-31 10:48:09.

Apprentice

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


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:47:50.

1st Shift Machine Operator

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 drivers license and reliable transportation. Candidates must be able to pass a drug test. Please send a detailed resume to be considered for the position.


Please forward resumes to mvanderwall@imperialdesign.com.
Job Posted 2017-07-31 10:47:37.