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About the Organization - Are you looking for a company that values its people?

- Are you looking for an opportunity to grow your career at a fast paced and employee focused environment?

- Does the idea of having a new challenge every day excite you?

Grand Rapids Chair Company, a family owned Company for 20+ years dedicated to creating high-quality chairs and tables for commercial dining spaces. Our cool products can be found in the hottest fast-casual chains or a bustling university café.

At Grand Rapids Chair Company, we know that our employees have lives that extend beyond our four walls. So, we provide competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and opportunities to continuously learn and grow professionally. We were even named one of Grand Rapids' Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®. Just like our customers, we want our employees to SIT HAPPY, too. Visit our website at for more details.  
  • Direct Hire - $17.50-$23/hour depending on expierenceEligible for pay increase after first 90 days!
  • FIRST SHIFT - Hours are typically 6AM-2:30PM or 5AM-3:30PM and can vary each week. Must be willing to work overtime on Saturdays as needed.
  • Able to listen to your own music while at work!
  • 2.5 weeks of Paid Time Off + 10 Paid Holidays


*Must take an in-person Weld Performance Test prior to joining the team.


Position Description:

Under direct supervision, this position performs any of a variety of functions involved with MIG, TIG and Braize welding of steel or aluminum chairs and parts according to work order specifications. Specific duties vary depending on assigned department. This position flexes in relation to the production demands.



  • Reviews work orders on each cart of chairs

  • Selects the correct fixtures for the work order

  • Weld Chair parts according to the work orders.Materials may include steel stainless, aluminum or alloys using methods including MIG welding.

  • Completes on chair for each new order and performs a Buddy Check according to company procedures.

  • Completes each order accurately and on time.

  • Maintains and performs preventative maintenance on weld equipment.

  • Performs basic functions on the ERP computer system (clocking in and out, work order maintenance)

  • Keeps work area neat and clean according to company standards

  • Works safely and follows all company rules and procedures.

Position Requirements
  • High School diploma/GED or equivalent preferred. Welding certificate preferred.
  • Minimum 6 months experience welding in a manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints.
  • Must possess ability to weld C-25 MIG thin metal tubing with no weld splatter using a Miller matic 251 machine.
  • Functional working knowledge of general hand tools such as drills, grinders, etc.
Shift First  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time and/or Part-Time  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

This position is currently accepting applications.

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