Lawn Care Technician

Currently looking for experienced Lawn Care Technicians to fill an opening with a company located in Jackson, MI. Interested candidates should possess prior commercial lawn care experience.

Responsibilities of the Lawn Care Technician

  • Perform fertilization and integrated pest management (insect and weed control) services on client landscape plantings and lawns using spray and spreader equipment to apply liquid and dry materials

  • Keep lawn looking professional and healthy

  • Operate zero turn.

  • Make recommendations for care and maintenance.

  • Safely utilizes and/or applies products and materials.

  • Keep accurate treatment records.

  • Look for and pursues sales opportunities.

  • Help customers understand the services provided.

Requirements of the Lawn Care Technician

  • Prior commercial lawn care experience is a must

  • Ability to operate backpack blower

  • Must be familiar with Chemicals

  • Dependable

  • Clean driving record and valid driver’s license

  • Must be able to lift 50+ lbs

  • Bilingual Preferred

Hot Press Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION

Press Operators must carefully follow instructions, and have strong hand eye coordination and the ability to multi-task. Must be able to quickly and safely operate hot equipment while wearing provided safety sleeves. Must be able to handle continuous heavy lifting to feed press and remove product.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Regularly lift/and or move up to 50 lbs

  • Load material into appropriate machinery

  • Climb, push, or pull items. (Hoists, lifts, and other equipment will be available for assistance when needed)

  • Knowledge of related tools, materials, and equipment specific to your job

  • Wear proper PPE (personal protective equipment) including work boots, safety glasses, and ear protection when necessary

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

  • Position may require overtime as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Press Operator experience preferred

  • Ability to work under minimal supervision

  • Understand and communicate information vital to your position

  • Basic math and computing knowledge

  • Knowledge of general safety procedures

  • Ability to meet production requirements as specified

SHIFT

  • First shift only  

LOCATION

Jackson, MI

General Labor

JOB DESCRIPTION

General Laborers must have physical strength, endurance, strong hand eye coordination, and the ability to multi-task. The ability to understand and communicate information is vital to your role as an Xcel Staffing employee. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Regularly lift/and or move up to 40lbs

  • Climb, push, or pull items. (Hoists, lifts, and other equipment will be available for assistance when needed)

  • Knowledge of related tools, materials, and equipment specific to your job

  • Wear proper PPE (personal protective equipment) including steel toed boots, safety glasses, and ear protection

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

  • Position may require overtime, evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Ability to work under minimal supervision

  • Understand and communicate information vital to your position

  • Basic math and computing knowledge

  • Knowledge of general safety procedures

  • Ability to meet production requirements as specified

  • Specialized skills (including a manufacturing background) have the best opportunities

LOCATION

Albion, Jackson, Kalamazoo, and Onstead MI

5-Axis CNC Lathe Programmer

JOB DESCRIPTION

Under general supervision the CNC Programmer performs essential duties to ensure that parts are machined to the proper specifications. Candidate may also work closely with the Engineering and Assembly personnel to assist in process trouble-shooting as well as evaluate the quality of the finished product. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Reviews set-up documents and specifications to determine setup procedure, machining sequence and dimensions

  • Reads complex blueprints, bill of materials and other specifications to determine product requirements

  • Assemble cutting tools in tool holders and position in machine spindles as specified using hand tools or insert cutting tools

  • Selects fixtures, part holding, and tooling to machine parts as necessary

  • Adjust machine speeds and feeds and change cutters to machine parts according to specifications

  • Confirms conformance of finished work to specifications, using measuring instruments such as micrometers, calipers, dial indicators and gauges

  • Identifies workmanship and material defects and deficiencies and initiates program changes when required

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

  • Position may require overtime, weekend and holidays, as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • MasterCam experience required

  • Live Tooling experience required

  • Basic math and computing knowledge, to include word processing and email

  • Knowledge of general safety procedures

  • Ability to meet production requirements as specified

LOCATION

Jackson, MI & Albion, MI

Production Assistant

Job Description

Immediate Production positions available for Packaging Operators, Industrial Cleaners, and Pre-grind Operators

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Running of Pre-grind machines

  • Clean all areas of the production floor using manual tools

  • Weighing and tracking product counts with accuracy

  • Material handling

Knowledge, Skills, & Requirements

  • Quality assurance programs and mechanical experience required

  • Manufacturing setting experience

  • Attention to detail

  • Strong work ethic

  • Material handling

  • Knowledgeable with production processes

  • Organizational skills

  • Dependable transportation

Schedule

  • 6p-6a rotating schedules

  • 6a-6p rotating schedules

Location

Kalamazoo, MI