Technician

Location:  USA, Grand Rapids MI

Function:  Production

Want to work indoors in a career, not a job, for a company that really cares about its employees with coworkers who have great attitudes?  These are some of the reasons why only 1 Production employee has quit in all of 2020. Our aim is to hire mechanically inclined people with a stable work history, so we can train and develop them for future growth.

tesa tape, inc. is a well-kept secret in northern Kent County. This tesa plant is 35+ years old with a small, family feel, but the benefits and rewards of a large, very successful global company. Our commitment to safety is the reason we have had very few COVID cases and no related shutdowns. Our business is strong, so we have a couple of openings.


What You Will Be Doing:

  • Learn the business of making tape in a clean, well-organized production setting
  • Work alongside one of our technical experts to be trained through a clear, step by step process for the first month or so
  • Using computer panels with programmed controls, independently run your machine to produce a variety of products for our customers
  • Monitor machine operations, looking for issues that may need attention
  • Use your skills and judgment to make adjustments to ensure product quality
  • Working on 2nd or 3rd shift – perfect for a student (we have tuition reimbursement too!)

What You Will Gain:

  • Above average starting pay with serious potential to earn more
  • Immediate bonus eligibility. Our employees have earned an average of $450 per quarter this year; more earned pre-COVID
  • Holiday pay immediately for the 10 holidays we have annually
  • Benefits the 1st of the month following start date
  • 13 days of PTO and 5 days of Sick time annually, subject to program design. PTO accruals start immediately; neither program is “use it or lose it.
  • +$.75/hr or the Minimum of pay band each time you learn a new machine
  • Annual merit increase eligibility
  • Shift premium of $.50 or $.25/hour
  • Increased earnings from voluntary overtime, increasing your quarterly bonus
  • 401k match and an annual profit-sharing contribution of up to 7% of annual earnings

Who You Are:

  • Since our jobs are not assembly or simple machine operation, we invest a lot of time into training.  Therefore, we seek people who have demonstrated the ability and willingness to stick with a job – a stable work history
  • Manufacturing experience is not required, but computer literacy and mechanical aptitude are
  • You must be legally authorized to work in the US on a permanent and ongoing future basis without requiring sponsorship
  • You are a self-starter able to work well alone or on a team
  • You value a work environment where there is mutual respect, trust in management, and everyone’s voice matters
tesa tape Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, EEO/AA/m/f/vets/disabled

Do you think tesa?

Do you think tesa?

Please follow the below link to submit your resume and other required information.

Apply online