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Jobs for WO Panthers

Current Job Openings: (2017-18)

Quality Car Wash-  Learn and oversee all aspects of Quality Car Wash operation. This is an entry-level opportunity for the right person who is quality-driven and detail oriented. Great benefits for full-time including health insurance along with dental, vision, accident and life insurance options. Wage and performance evaluation after 90 days of employment. General Job Duties and Responsibilities: Promptly and Accurately Process Guests Orders Actively Promote and Sell Car Washes and Convenience Store Items Maintain Store and Grounds for All Customers Need General Cleaning Other Job Duties as Assigned by Manager Position Requirements: Excellent Customer Service Highly Reliable Ability To Multi-Task Patience and Calm in Pressure Situations Energetic Self Starter Neat, Clean, Ready to Serve Our Customers Must Have Weekend Availability We are a drug-free company! At Quality Car Wash, the pace is fast, but every day is fun. Tasks are diverse so there’s always something new to do. You’ll feel pride in your work and embrace challenges. We’ll teach you what you need to know, but you need to bring a positive attitude and a desire to be the best that you can be. Email resume to to apply.

Mapleview Animal Hospital-  Walking/cleaning up after dogs. Cleaning kennels, assisting in playtime, laundry duties, taking care of kittens/cats. Shifts vary in time. Weekends and Holidays are a must. Email resume to or call 616-262-1954 for more info.

The Empire Company- Founded in 1946, Empire is one of the largest mill work distribution and manufacturing companies in the United States. Empire is a stable company that services the majority of the Eastern half of the country, and is well positioned for continued expansion. Empire has a dynamic company culture, and offers competitive benefits. The Empire Company is looking for motivated, active individuals that thrives in a fast-paced physical environment for several part-time Material Handler positions. In this role you will accurately pull customer orders for shipment without damage or error. We are flexible in afternoon/evening hours. Interested candidates should submit resumes to Come be part of the Empire family!

Canvas Innovations– Marine Fabricator Holland, MI West Michigan’s premier canvas shop located in Holland, Michigan is currently seeking to hire someone for a full time first shift opportunity starting immediately! The ideal candidate is a self-starter who can stay motivated, manage a variety of responsibilities, and be ready for the on-the-job training necessary. Our company designs and fabricates boat canvas, including biminis, enclosures, cockpit covers, and many other products. We are a small business with a strong, supportive work culture. Check out our website at to see what we do! The fabricator’s duties will include: • Pattern making and prepping • Hand-cutting materials such as canvas, vinyl’s, hard and soft acrylic, carpet, and frame • Installing canvas and flooring products, as well as upholstery products as necessary • Traveling to and from local marinas and off-site locations to pattern and install product • Working with other fabricators and seamstresses to complete projects together • Producing high-quality product with close attention to detail and striving for efficiency • Learning and retaining new skills and techniques • Reading work orders, product maps, and following directions • Must be comfortable with heights, water, and tight spaces • Maintaining a clean and organized work environment Position requirements This position includes on-the-job training for pattern-making, cutting, and installation of canvas and upholstery products Entry level position must have: • Ability to cut various materials using a scissors, rotary cutter, or utility knife • Strength to lift and handle 75lbs of materials • Reliable transportation • Excellent attendance • A good attitude, must be a team player • Willingness to learn • Critical thinking skills • Problem solving skills • Pass a drug pass • Valid drivers license. Salary– This position is a full time position with benefits. Benefits include health insurance, vacation, and a 401k. Our work week is Monday through Friday, 40 hours a week. At times (such as during our busy season) overtime will be required.  Interested candidates may apply via email to Resumes accepted by mail or dropping off at the location listed below. Must include a cover letter along with a resume. All candidates will be required to complete an employment application. Canvas Innovations 11276 E Lakewood Blvd Holland MI, 49424

Robert DeNooyer Chevrolet– PAY $10.00 to $10.50 to start! New and used car detail crew. Professional, upbeat and team player. Will be working inside and outside. Willingness to ensure an excellent customer experience. Must have a valid drivers license with a clean record. Good Pay, Fun times and be able to be independent and follow directions.  Contact for application information.

CHS- CHS, a Fortune 100 global agri-business headquartered in Michigan, is looking for four individuals to join our team at our Holland Feed Mill located just north of Holland at VanBuren Street. We will train motivated and dedicated individuals who are customer focused, hardworking, and have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. These individuals will learn all aspects of the Feed Mill. Depending on the position, the main emphasis are on operating the computerized feed batching equipment to manufacture livestock feeds, unloading and loading product in a safe manner, as well as perform production scheduling with inventory planning and control. Other responsibilities include: provide excellent customer service to our farmer/owners and customers, monitor and maintain quality of the product, assist with maintenance and housekeeping, and determine proper routing and distribution of the manufactured feeds. Opportunities for growth and advancement. Please go to (Search CHS Careers) and search for Job #7095BR. Or contact Melody at for more info.

Mapleview Animal Hospital- Kennel Assistants/workers. We are looking to add a few team members in our boarding kennel. Duties include: walking/cleaning up after dogs. Cleaning kennels, assisting in playtime, laundry duties, taking care of kittens/cats. Shifts vary in time. Weekends and Holidays are a must. Perfect job for a high school student or college. Contact Melissa Garcia at or 616-399-2140

Resthaven- Resthaven is currently looking for a 2nd shift part time Dietary Aide at our Independent living facility located on 8th Street in Holland, MI. We are looking for a friendly and outgoing person to fill this role. Please apply online at! Dietary Aide Summary: Serve food to elders, provide excellent customer service, and ensure that all food served fits with their specialized dietary plan and preferences. You also would assist with food and beverage preparation, set-up dining areas, organize and move food service product and supplies, perform sanitation and clean-up tasks, and prepare food service areas for the next meal. This summary is not considered a full position description, which is available and presented to employment candidates on-site at Resthaven. You would need to be able to lift up to 50 pounds and perform other physical activities as required. If you have any questions regarding this position please Contact: Brittney Goresch Human Resource Specialist 616-796-3526 Apply online at

Atrio Home Care-  Atrio Help at Home Lakeshore, located in Holland, MI is seeking applicants who reside within or around Ottawa and Allegan counties. Private duty home care is a growing industry because many of our elders are opting to stay in their own home longer while requiring some assistance. This employment opportunity is a great way to be part of a large Christian organization dedicated to the care of our area’s elders. Working for Atrio Help at Home will allow prospective employees to tailor their own schedules. This is a chance to secure a part time position while giving back to the community, making a difference in someone’s life as well as earning extra money. Atrio Help at Home offers services 24 hours a day. Some of our Atrio Help at Home staff members work 2 hours at a time, others up to a full eight hour shift. Services include personal care, light housekeeping, medication set-up and reminders, meal preparation and guardian monitoring to name a few. Must be at least 18 years of age, reliable transportation, and a valid driver’s license, proof of auto insurance, a clean driving record and the ability to pass a criminal background check and drug screen, access to a computer and an email address. We do require that all Atrio Help at Home staff members have their own vehicle because not all clients are located on a bus line and it is a privacy violation for anyone to be dropped off at a client’s home location. Position will also require one week-end a month of on call duty and some holidays. $10.90/hr. non-certified aide $11.90/hr for current certified (CNA), plus some mileage. If you have questions give Carrie a call at 616-235-5022 for more details. To apply online please visit our website at apply for the Private Duty Home Assistant Lakeshore

FOGG- Crater positions available. 1. Prepares and crate parts and equipment for shipment to customers per FOGG packaging standards. 2.Route parts to other departments in the factory as necessary. 3.Ensures and maintains safety and cleanliness of work area by performing housekeeping duties daily. 4. Provides verbal/written feedback to appropriate member regarding engineering, manufacturing and/or routing problems with parts and/or equipment. 5.Work overtime when scheduled by your supervisor. 6.In the event of any emergency contact your supervisor, or plant manager immediately. If you are unable to locate them, use your own judgement. 7.Performs and cross trains on various positions as required. 8.Completes appropriate paperwork. 9.Meets daily production requirements. 10.Maintains a professional appearance at all times, representing FOGG in a professional and courteous manner. 11.This position will assist in other areas of the plant where needed most when not crating. 12.Reorder crating supplies through purchasing agent, when necessary. 13.When QC Department requires additional assistance due to production demands, you will be required to help in that department. Email for application information.

Metal Flow- Metal Flow is a rapidly growing, innovative metal forming and are deeply committed to providing the highest quality processes and products to customers around the world. We produce high volume, technically sophisticated custom metal components through the deep draw process using a variety of metals, and are actively seeking candidates who have an interest in working in a precision environment. Successful team members thrive in a fast-paced production environment while still maintaining organization, attention to detail, and a quality focus. Metal Flow has a DOL registered Journeyman Toolmaker Apprenticeship Program that anticipates the addition of 2-4 new apprentices each year. Individuals interested in pursuing a career as a Journeyman Toolmaker will learn to develop, build, and setup tooling jobs; maintain tools and press equipment, and to work closely with other people for the purpose of facilitating effective and efficient production. Tool and Die Apprentices should also have the ability to commit to the 4 year educational and training requirements of the program, as well as, demonstrate a dedication to the pursuit of excellence in craftsmanship. Applications for Metal Flow’s Apprenticeship Program are available through the company’s Human Resources department, and are typically reviewed twice annually.  For more information contact

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