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Located in Brighton, MI

Salary: $15 - $28 hr

Express Employment Professionals of Howell/Brighton has the following Immediate Job Opportunities:


Title:           Direct Hire Skilled Bindery Operator Positions
Location:    Livonia, Mi
Shift:          1st shift work schedule: 6:30am – 3:00pm, Mon-Fri additional overtime Saturdays as needed.
~ Skilled positions starting at $19-$24/hr. with 1-3 years’ experience
~ Company offering a $2,000.00 signing bonus *must repay retro if stay on less than a year.
~ Company offers  excellent benefits including: Medical, Dental, 401K, Flexible Spending Accounts, yearend bonuses, and employee discounts! 

Job Description:
~ Setup and operate flatbed die cutter/foil stamping equipment used to cut out specialized shapes for paper and board folding carton products.
~ Review job orders to ensure specific stock is available to be cut.
~ Material handling gathering materials needed to run production.
~ Measure parts to ensure standard specifications are met and maintained pulling samples through product run.
~ Perform cleaning and maintenance on machines.
~ Track inventory and waste from cuts.
~ Skilled operators with relevant Bindery experience: die cutting/foil stamping machine or glue/folder machine knowledge- minimum 1 year experience required.
~ Ideal candidates with machine brand familiarity using: Bobst, Kolbus, Kluge, Heidelberg, flatbed die cutting equipment.
~ Must be able to complete physical aspects of job including but not limited to: standing, lifting, bending.
~ Must be able to complete background check and drug screens as required for hire.

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Title:            Industrial Painter                
Location:     Howell, Mi         
Shift:           1st shift Monday-Friday, training schedule 5:30am-2:00pm, moving to 9:00am-5:00pm       
Pay:            $21/hr.                  
Job Description:
~ Perform masking, priming, and painting of metals and other various material.
~ Maintain safe, clean, and efficient painting area with organizational maintenance, including tool cleaning, daily sweeping and garbage removal.
~ Maintain paint equipment.
~ Maintain an accurate and organized inventory of materials received.
~ Provide paint time estimates for various projects.
~ Ideal candidates will have five years’ experience in priming and painting/
~ Must have familiarity with various paints, varnishes, lacquers, enamels, epoxies, paint removers, and related materials, and of their properties and application.
~ Must have ability to lift, push, pull weights in the 0–85-pound range.
~ Must have forklift experience. 

Title:              2nd shift CNC Mazak Horizontal Operators and Machinists                
Location:       Brighton, Mi        
Shift:             2nd shift: 2:15pm-10:45pm, when working over-time hours change to 12:15pm-10:45pm  
Pay:              $16 - 20/hr.                  
Job Description:
~ 1-5 years minimum CNC machining experience.
~ Must be able to design fixtures and working holding detail.
~ Must be able to program in Mazatrol, setup, prove out and run without any assistance.
~ Must be able to read and interpret drawings and specifications for manufacturing requirements.
~ Basic machine maintenance.
~ Able to detect problems, determine solutions and improve existing practices.
~ Responsible in specifying proper tooling, speeds, feeds, depth of cut, for optimum material removal on tight tolerance components.

Title:             Direct Hire 2nd and 3rd shift Lathe Machinists              
Location:      Warren, Mi        
Shift:             2nd shift: 2:00 PM – 10:30 PM, 3rd shift: 10:00 PM – 6:30 AM
                     Must be available to work Saturday’s for overtime. Training on days 6am-2:30pm prior to starting on desired off shift.
Pay:             $20 - $28/hr. 
Job Description:
~ Setup, program and operate Mazak CNC Lathes producing precision tooling and prototypes.
~ Set up, operate, and program CNC lathe machines to produce parts to specifications and tooling instructions.
~ Start, observe and listen to machine operation to detect malfunction such as work or damaged cutting tools and adjust machine controls or control media as necessary.
~ Change preset cutting tooling in posts, turret, indexer, or automatic tool change magazine according to specifications or process sheet.
~ Change location of work piece during machining process as specified in set up instructions.
~ Measure work pieces for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments: micrometers, calipers, dial indicators and gauges.
~ Perform machine maintenance as necessary: cleaning machines, tooling, and parts.
~ Design fixtures, tooling, and experimental parts to meet special engineering needs.
~ Must be physically able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. 

Title:            Shipping/Inventory Clerk              
Location:     Howell, Mi         
Shift:           1st shift Monday-Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm       
Pay:            $18/hr.                  
Job Description:
~ Ideal Candidates will have minimum 1 year experience with a degree or 3-6 years shipping work experience in manufacturing facility.
~ Ideal Candidates must have 2-3 years forklift experience, SAP software knowledge. 
~Perform shipping/receiving duties utilizing UPS shipping software/International shipping documentation.
~ Prepare domestic and international shipments in accordance with shipping requirements and specifications.
~ Assemble and checks orders, does packing and crating, attaches or stencils shipping instructions.
~ Receive all incoming materials, supplies, equipment and returned goods.
~ Check received goods against purchase orders or receiving papers.
~ Maintain records and prepares receiving and shipping reports.
~ Responsible for the accurate monitoring, ordering and storage of inventory.
~ Helps load and unload trucks, operate industrial truck, or electric hoist to assist in moving material and products.
~ Maintain inventory levels, performs cycle counts, and performs annual inventory.
~ Coordinate with proper personnel to move/ship equipment.

Title:            Cold Header Operator             
Location:     Whitmore Lake, Mi         
Shift:           1st shift 6:00am-2:30pm Monday-Friday
Pay:            $15 - $17/hr. Based on experience                   
Job Description:
~ Make parts to specifications operating cold header wire fed equipment for fastener production.
~ Maintain short and long run production based on job order specifications.
~ Measure and inspect finished parts for defects and ensure conformance to specifications using precision instruments.
~ Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
~ Observe operating machines/equipment to diagnose malfunctions and complete adjustments as needed.
~ Clean and lubricate machines, tools, and equipment.

Title:            CDL A/B Propane Delivery Drivers                
Location:     Brighton, Mi         
Shift:           1st shift 8am-4:30pm Monday-Friday, 7am start and Saturdays as needed for OT.        
Pay:            $20/hr.                  
Job Description:
~Deliver fuel in a safe and efficient manner.
~Maintain the delivery truck which includes reviewing the maintenance record, performing inspections and reporting all vehicle conditions requiring attention for continued safe operation.
~Provide superior customer service
~Account for funds and inventory with a user-friendly handheld terminal
*Interested candidates must possess the following: 
~Clean driving record with a valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License with HAZMAT, tanker, and air brake endorsements, and a valid Medical Examiner’s Certificate/DOT allowing for operation in interstate commerce
~Ability to lift and pull equipment that weighs 50-75 pounds. 


Title:            Maintenance Technician                 
Location:     Brighton, Mi         
Shift:           1st shift 11am-7:00pm Monday-Friday
Pay:             $19 - $20/hr
Job Description: 
~ Demonstrate skills including, but not limited to: electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of production machines and conveyance systems.
~ Read and interpret equipment manuals, schematic diagrams and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
~ Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment in a timely fashion.
~ Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
~ Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process and quality system.
~ Comply with OSHA safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
~ Responsible for installation, testing and troubleshooting of new and existing equipment.
~ Perform simple fabrication duties and responsibilities: MIG welding, torch cutting.
~ Rebuild gearboxes, motors, pumps and drives.
~ Provide recommendations to working conditions and procedures to increase efficiency of maintenance.
*Minimum Requirements
~ Two years of manufacturing maintenance experience.
~ Basic knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical and industrial skills.

Also if you have anyone that you think might be good candidate for any of our positions, please direct them to give us a call (517) 546-5627, email a resume and submit an online application at

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Express Office: Howell (Brighton)
2160 Grand River Annex
Suite 200
Brighton, MI 48114
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