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Company Overview

 

We Look Forward to Meeting You!

We know finding the right job that fits your life is important. If you’re looking for a manufacturing role in a company that offers a diverse and inclusive work environment, stability, competitive wages, and growth opportunities, then Haworth is the place for you! Regardless of your skill level or background, we believe everyone can contribute to our company’s success. We value our members and invest in their development and well-being to help them succeed.


In business for more than 70 years, Haworth is a family-owned, global leader in office furniture and architectural interiors. In addition to our heritage of innovative design and quality products, we are proud of our members who have contributed to our company’s success and stability. 


You’re looking for a good job, and we’re looking for good people. Let’s meet!
 

Why Haworth? Find out here!

 

Here at Haworth, our members enjoy the following benefits:

 

  • 3 weeks paid vacation per year (accrued at a rate of 4.62 hours per pay period).
  • Option to buy an additional week of vacation (during open enrollment in November)
  • 10 Paid Holiday/Personal Days per year
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance starting your first day of employment
  • 2% earnings provided in 401k plus additional company match
  • Quarterly and annual bonus programs
  • Company provided Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement program
  • 4 hours of paid volunteer time off
  • Encompass Counseling Services
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Plus, during your first 2 weeks you will receive free lunches and $50 in free gas cards!

 

Job Overview

 

We are currently looking for Machine Operators to join our team in Big Rapids, MI.  Pay starts at $14.75 to $17.50 per hour, based on candidate qualifications and experience. We have a variety of shifts available depending on what works best for you! Shifts available are as follows:

 

 

  • 1st Shift:
    • 6:00am - 2:00pm 

 

 

  • 3rd Shift ($2.00/hr. shift premium):
    • 9:30pm - 6:00am

 


Overtime hours may begin before or after your scheduled shift and will be discussed during the interview process.

 


 

As a Machine Operator, you will:

 

Accesses electronic production schedule to make sure the right parts are on hand. Verifies parts received against pick tickets for accurate counts, colors, part numbers, and packaging. Verifies proper machine set up according to instructions. Operates machine in a continuous or repetitive manner, focusing on a single product or process.  Makes minor machine adjustments. Escalates & documents production nonconformance issues. May use manual material handling equipment. 

 

Environmental & Physical Demands

 

  • Large machinery and equipment used in work areas.  Possibility of cuts, scrapes or bruises. 
  • Moderate exposure to dust, noise, solvent, heat, paint, and lubricants. May also be exposed to glue, solvent, heat, paint, fiberglass, and denatured alcohol. 
  • Constant mental and visual alertness required to avoid potential serious injury to self and others in all work groups. 
  • Eye protection required; hearing protection may be required. 
  • Moves and may lift materials and/or products weighing up to 50 pounds, occasionally more (assistance given with heavier objects). 
  • Walks, bends, twists, turns, reaches and lifts while performing functions of position. 
  • Standing required for extended periods. 
  • Work requires regular repetitive arm and hand movement. 
  • May be required to climb stairs and ladders. 

 

Do you have these preferred qualifications?

 

  • Ability to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed
  • Ability to work in Big Rapids, MI without relocation assistance
  • Current and continuing right to work in the United States without sponsorship

 

Ideally, you have also demonstrated the following:

 

  • Ability to work within a team environment
 

Haworth Values

 

At Haworth, we have a strong set of values that guide our business and help us align with our customers.

 

We listen to our Customers. We rely on our Members. We honor Integrity. We embrace Continuous Learning. We lead with Design. We create Value. We work to make the World better.

 

Join the Haworth family. Apply for this job, or learn more about the many possibilities at Haworth, at https://Careers.Haworth.com.

 

EEO/AA Statement

 

As an EEO/AA employer, Haworth will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected genetic information, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, religion, height, weight, other protected group status, or any other basis protected by the laws where we employ people. 

 

Haworth's AAP programs are available for applicant review.  Requests can be made to your Recruiter to review during regular business hours.

 

This organization participates in E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification.

 

If you have questions about any of the above policies, or if you require an accommodation in the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team at careers@haworth.com or (616)-393-1600.

 


Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Industrial, Machinist, Manufacturing

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