Job Opportunities

Looking to have a career instead of just a job? Want to work with some great people and have fun doing it? Does efficiency and productiveness drive you? You sound like someone who would be fulfilled working for Agritek and its family of companies. Take a look at the job opportunities we have below.

 

  • DiffusionTek Machine Operator (3rd Shift)

    Click here for details

    DiffusionTek Finishing is now hiring Machine Operators for 3rd shift.

    DiffusionTek Finishing (a division of Agritek Industries) is a Holland based company that specializes in the innovative process of Thermal Diffusion Galvanizing. DiffusionTek was the very first licensee in North America to provide this advanced process and has continued serving our customers for more than 12 years. Additionally, DiffustionTek provides other services such part washing, part deburring and surface blasting for metal parts.

    Shift & Pay:

    • 3rd shift (10pm-6am, 11pm-7am) shift is flexible
    • $18/hour + 10% shift premium ($19.80/hour) plus a generous quarterly bonus, overtime available ($29.70/hour)

    Reasons to work at DiffusionTek:

    • Flexible hours, OT available, generous quarterly bonus
    • Friendly environment with a family feel
    • Opportunities for personal growth
    • Your ideas for innovation and development are heard

    Core Functions

    • Perform galvanizing operations, part washing, part blasting, set ups, and troubleshooting as required by business needs
    • Maintain high productivity and efficiency standards
    • Operate Overhead Crane and Forklift
    • Accomplish company objectives by accepting the challenge to help find unique and innovative solutions to our customers’ requests.
    • Be passionate and inquisitive to learn all you can on the job and to gain long term skills and value
    • Care for DiffusionTek Finishing plant and equipment and respect fellow employees
    • Adhere to all company, local, state, and federal protocol and safety regulations.

    Quality and Administrative Responsibility

    • Quality checks
    • Perform all documentation and process requirements to comply with ISO:9001 quality standards
    • Look for Risk and Opportunities within the department along with Continuous Process Improvements

    Minimum Job Requirements

    • Machine Operator experience helpful, but not required
    • Ability to lift up to 75 Lbs
    • Ability to measure and use basic shop tools is helpful
    • Overhead Crane and Forklift experience a plus
    • Mechanical aptitude in how machines function and are cared for
    • Ability to read and solve simple math problems
    • High School diploma or equivalent
    • Reliable transportation
    • Physically and mentally able to do the job, stamina, and strength for tasks
    • Favorable references

    At Agritek/DiffusionTek we strive for T.H.I.S. (talent, hard work, integrity, and service) in the way we treat our employees, customers, and suppliers in the achievement of a Christian values work environment.

    Agritek/DiffusionTek offers a wide array of competitive benefits including Medical insurance at no cost to the employee (along with a generous company contribution to the Health Savings Account), Vision, Dental, 401(k) matching and Profit Sharing, Life insurance, Paid Time Off, Quarterly Profit Sharing Bonus, and more!

  • Lead Welder/Fabricator

    Click here for details

    Celebrating 35 years in the metal forming industry, Agritek Industries remains a company where our employees truly feel like a family. Agritek is a well-established, reputable company and offers a unique opportunity for all our employees in that we seek to tailor each person’s job to their individual strengths, talents, and preferences whenever possible.

    Agritek Industries is a Holland based company that provides a single source solution to multiple manufacturing needs, including metal forming, stamping, machining, CNC, assembly, custom fabrication, production welding and more.

    We are currently seeking a Lead Welder/Fabricator with a proven track record of accomplishments to join our small group of highly skilled Professionals. Interested applicants should have a hunger for knowledge and new challenges, a desire for a broad scope of daily responsibilities, a passion for innovation and an entrepreneurial mindset.

    Position Summary:

    The Lead Welder/Fabricator must be skilled in custom fabrication, repairing, rebuilding and replacing worn or damaged parts of a wide variety of light and heavy metal structures or equipment and their related components. Work also includes training, instructing and guiding department personnel in proper equipment and structure repair, maintenance and weld inspection methods, techniques and procedures.

     The ideal candidate will be:

    • Able to pass and operate within AWS D 1.1 qualifications
    • Able to identify, weld and clad different types of steel.
    • Experienced in industrial metalworking processes (ex: Oxy/Acetylene cutting torch, plasma cutter, MIG welding, TIG welding, Aluminum welding, ironwork, bandsaws, shearing, etc.).
    • Strong in their organizational, leadership and communication skills.

    Core Functions

    • Utilize fabricating tools such as MIG & TIG welders, torches, plasma cutters, grinders, clamps, and other tools.
    • Interpret engineered drawings
    • Recommend modifications and improvements when applicable and maintain best weld practices
    • Repair and fabricate various items and equipment using cutting, burning, and welding techniques and equipment
    • Work closely with the Welding team, Maintenance/Machine Build team, Engineering and other departments as needed
    • Repair weld tool steels utilizing proper heat treating oven settings

    Leadership

    • Train, teach, and guide less experienced welders in a cohesive, mentoring team environment
    • Encourage and support employee improvement, growth, and job satisfaction
    • Encourage employee innovation and new ideas
    • Develop and follow best practices of the Welding department work instructions

    Project Management

    • Create and maintain project schedules and order supplies
    • Direct and execute labor according to schedule for on time delivery of project
    • Work with Project/Engineering team to create reasonable time and material cost goals and review hours and costs weekly to ensure goals are being met
    • Assist with quoting projects as needed

    Quality and Administrative Responsibility

    • Perform all documentation and process requirements to comply with ISO:9001 quality standards
    • Ensure training for each operation is completed, documented, and maintained
    • Oversee system compliance within the department

    Key Performance Indicators

    • Scheduled projects and production operations completed on time and within budget
    • No delays or extra costs due to lack of supplies or inadequate planning ahead
    • Depth of knowledge and keeping current on safety regulations and welding techniques and technology
    • Continued Innovation seen in department
    • Visual inspection shows area kept clean, organized and assets preserved per maintenance instructions

    Minimum Job Requirements

    • 10 Years of experience in welding, fabrication, machine building
    • Formal training preferred
    • Broad knowledge of metallurgy
    • Proven mechanical and mathematical skills
    • Demonstrated organizational and trouble-shooting skills
    • Adept at prioritizing and handling many tasks simultaneously
    • Ability to work well with all levels of Agritek personnel
    • Proven integrity and moral character
    • Physical and visual acuity at a level to effectively perform duties

    Typical Schedule: 50 hours/week avg with some weekends as required by business needs

    Pay: Starting rate $32+ per hour plus a generous bonus program, rate commensurate with proven experience

    At Agritek we strive for T.H.I.S. (talent, hard work, integrity and service) in the way we treat our employees, customers and suppliers in the achievement of a Christian values work environment.

    Agritek Industries offers a wide array of competitive benefits including Medical insurance at no cost to the employee (along with a generous company contribution to the Health Savings account), Vision, Dental, 401(k) matching and 401(k) Profit Sharing, Life insurance, Voluntary Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Quarterly Bonus, and more!

  • Automatic Press Operator (2nd Shift)

    Click here for details

    Celebrating 35 years in the metal forming industry, Agritek Industries remains a company where our employees still feel like a family. Agritek offers a unique opportunity for all our employees in that we seek to tailor each person’s job to their individual strengths, talents, and preferences whenever possible. We see each employee as an individual, support each other at every level and celebrate successes, achievements and defining moments together.

    Agritek is currently seeking applicants to fill a 2nd shift, experienced Automatic Press Operator position. The Press Operator will use automatic or semi-automatic machines or machine tools to shape and form metal products or parts.

    The Ideal Candidate Will:

    • Have a desire to grow within the company toward a leadership role.
    • Be experienced with loading steel coils onto uncoilers
    • Make sure coil is aligned from uncoiler through to the die
    • Know how to adjust roller pressure on said equipment to influence material presentation and control through the die
    • Understand how feed and alignment of material influence part performance
    • Be able to use calipers, micrometers, digital indicators, complex gauges for checking part conformance to tolerances

    We are looking for a person with:

    • Experience with automatic metal stamping presses
    • Experience with setting up and operating all aspects of an automatic press
    • Ability to troubleshoot problems at the press
    • Favorable references

    Job Type: Full-time

    Pay: starting rate $19+ per hour with a 10% shift premium (rate commensurate with proven experience), plus a generous quarterly bonus.

    At Agritek we strive for T.H.I.S. (talent, hard work, integrity and service) in the way we treat our employees, customers and suppliers in the achievement of a Christian values work environment.

    Agritek Industries offers a wide array of competitive benefits including Medical insurance at no cost to the employee (along with a generous company contribution to the Health Savings account), Vision, Dental, 401(k) matching and 401(k) Profit Sharing, Life insurance, Voluntary Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Quarterly Bonus, and more!

  • CNC Machinist/Boring Mill Operator (2nd Shift)

    Click here for details

    Machine Shop Services (a division of Agritek Industries) is a Holland based company with a wide variety of Engineering, Machining and Tooling services and capabilities, including CAD, Boring Mills, 2d-3d CNC machining, Wire EDM, surface grinding along with manual machines.

    We are a small group of highly skilled machinists using state of the art equipment and are currently seeking an experienced, highly motivated 2nd shift CNC Machinist / Boring Mill Operator to add to our team.

    Candidates must be able to verify conformance of machined work to specifications using measuring instruments. The ability to study machining instructions, job orders, or prints to determine dimensional or finish specifications, sequences of operations, setups, or tooling requirements is also a must.

    Core Functions

    CNC / Boring Mill Operation

    • Perform close tolerance detailed machine work on multiple axis boring mill
    • Set up and program machinery for boring operation using GibbsCam software
    • Troubleshoot problems efficiently
    • Check work against print and verify that work is within acceptable tolerances
    • Recognize defective tooling, machine malfunctions, and dimensional deviations.
    • Read and interpret quality information instructions.
    • Replace and adjust existing tooling in the machine to maintain production within specifications.
    • Identify areas and make recommendations where the company can make changes to improve safety, methods, part quality, machine and tooling performance, and productivity.

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

    • Ability to operate one or more machines simultaneously to produce parts as directed.
    • Demonstration of proficiency in shop math, basic print reading, writing, and print reading.
    • Demonstration of a strong work ethic and a self-starter.
    • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
    • Use judgment to plan, perform, and make decisions about the sequence of setups and processes within the limits of recognized or standard methods and procedures.
    • Perform work with accuracy and thoroughness to avoid costly mistakes
    • Seek personal growth, development, and work with an ownership mentality

    Minimum Job Requirements

    • Minimum 5 years of experience with programing and operating Boring Mills and CNCs
    • Ability to execute High Precision job shop work
    • Exceptional mechanical understanding and knowledge of how things work
    • Excellent tool and machining skills and good math and geometry skills
    • Proven track record of integrity
    • Ability to work well with others
    • Physically and mentally able to handle Core Functions

    https://www.machineshopservicesinc.com

    Job Type: Full-time

    Starting Hourly Rate: $27.00 – $30.00 per hour + 10% Shift Premium and a generous quarterly bonus (rate commensurate with experience).

    At Agritek/Machine Shop Services we strive for T.H.I.S. (talent, hard work, integrity, and service) in the way we treat our employees, customers, and suppliers in the achievement of a Christian values work environment.

    Agritek/Machine Shop Services offers a wide array of competitive benefits including Medical insurance at no cost to the employee (along with a generous company contribution to the Health Savings Account), Vision, Dental, 401(k) matching and Profit Sharing, Life insurance, Paid Time Off, and more!

Apply For a Position

Please fill out the form below to apply for a position. Attach any documents below (cover letter, resume, references, etc.)
  • Name
  • Phone Number
  • Email
  • Select at least 1 job to apply for.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 24 MB, Max. files: 5.
    • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.