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Below is a list of available positions that we are looking to hire.
Please submit your resume to talent@hudsonvilleicecream.com.

  • Technical Operator- 1st, 2nd or 3rd Shift
    Position Summary

    Looking for a Technical Operator with leadership potential. Responsible for producing product, cleaning equipment, and involved in work including; preventative maintenance, plant cleaning, machine changeovers, cleaning and tear down of piping and equipment, assisting with other mechanics, etc. This person will be willing to take initiative and look for opportunities to continuously improve operations. You must operate safely and in compliance with food safety and GMP standards.
  • Senior Director of Information Technology and Information Security
    Position Summary

    The Director of IT and Information Security is responsible for planning, implementing, managing, and overseeing the IT function at Hudsonville Ice Cream. This role will also be responsible for the oversight, strategy, policies, and technical requirements associated with the implementation and governance of the IS function. You will lead the overall IT strategy, build, develop, and retain key talent in IT, including managing outsource partners, and act as a key partner and advisor to the Executive Leadership Team. We are in a high growth phase with an IT dependent advanced manufacturing facility. The Director of IT and Information Security is responsible for understanding the current manufacturing systems landscape and design and will be successful by accelerating our focus areas of building stronger foundational technology capabilities in our operations, reducing complexity, integrating current systems, and designing technology support and enablers for our next phase of growth. He or she will also ensure robustness of info security governance, controls, and best practices.
  • Manufacturing Technical Manager
    Position Summary

    This position will supply managerial oversight of the manufacturing facility engineering and maintenance functions. The Manufacturing Technical Manager plans, directs, and coordinates site activities concerned with the design, procurement, modification, repair and maintenance of all equipment, building and refrigeration systems associated with the facility. This position will provide the technical expertise to maintain and improve all aspects of automated systems including the ability to facilitate the development and maintenance of PLC programs, PLC to PC interface systems, SCADA systems, various motion and photoelectric control applications, and AC/DC drive systems. This position will provide direction, coaching, guidance and development for the site maintenance and engineering staff and is responsible for the development and administration of the equipment/building maintenance budget and capital improvement programs.
  • Senior Plant Maintenance Technician 2nd Shift
    Position Summary

    The Plant Maintenance Technician will assist the maintenance team in working with production personnel to support plant systems for various process and packaging equipment in a highly automated facility. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience and maintenance skills, with the ability to take on increasing levels of responsibility. In this role you are responsible for Equipment maintenance and repair, as well as overseeing plant utilities such as steam, compressed air, and Ammonia refrigeration. Able to repair and trouble shoot process and packaging equipment to avoid downtime and quality defects. Additionally, this individual will provide support for other shift operations including sanitation team members, facility support and project activities. Electrical work to include motor wiring, resetting of breakers, and minor repair of industrial electrical equipment.
  • Material Handling 1st or 2nd Shift
    Position Summary

    We are seeking a self-motivated, efficient, and meticulous material handler to join our growing team. As a material handler with our organization, you will be responsible for unloading product deliveries, maintaining stock in the warehouse, and moving stock and other materials to fulfill orders. The ideal candidate for the material handler position is a diligent worker who can complete tasks successfully with little to no guidance.
  • 3rd Shift Senior Lead Maintenance Technician
    3rd Shift Senior Lead Maintenance Technician Position Summary

    The Senior Lead Maintenance Technician will provide direct supervision and coaching/mentoring for a shift specific maintenance team. Direction to include the targeted quality of maintenance completion, safety standards, diagnostic tools and the urgency required to support plant systems for various process and packaging equipment in a highly automated facility. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated leadership experience and maintenance skills, with the ability to take on increasing levels of responsibility. In this role you are responsible for supporting a team focused on equipment maintenance and repair, as well as overseeing performance of plant utilities such as steam, compressed air and Ammonia refrigeration. You will also be responsible for employee development and associated leadership requirements (e.g. ongoing 1:1 events, performance appraisal creation and delivery, development conversations). You are responsible to monitor performance of major systems and utilize appropriate data to identify areas for continuous improvement initiatives with the ultimate goal of increasing equipment/process uptime and efficiency. You are also responsible for identification of training opportunities, developing/identifying the appropriate training content and monitoring team member capabilities to perform repairs in a safe manner in alignment with GMP requirements. You are also responsible to provide repair support, as needed, in order to meet the operation needs of the organization. Additionally, this individual will provide consideration for other shift operations including sanitation team members, facility support and project activities.
  • Ammonia Refrigeration and Utilities Technician
    Ammonia Refrigeration and Utilities Technician Duties and Responsibilities
    • Perform preventive maintenance on utilities equipment.
    • Troubleshoot and repair ammonia refrigeration systems.
    • Troubleshoot and repair HVAC systems.
    • Troubleshoot and repair boiler/steam systems.
    • Troubleshoot and repair domestic water heating systems.
    • Maintain boiler/condenser water chemical systems.
    • Maintain refrigeration, cooling tower, and boiler logbooks.
    • Performance of duties assigned with focus on safety, quality (of product and task!) and GMP’s.
    • Execute work orders on time as assigned by planner/scheduler, PSM Manager, or other members of management as assigned in proper priority.
    • Calibration of any/all equipment and instruments as assigned.
    • Responsible for housekeeping of any and all work areas during and following performed work.
    • Responsible for housekeeping of any and all maintenance shop and parts storage areas as assigned.
    • Manage plant utilities systems to include but not limited to the plant refrigeration, boilers, HVAC, compressed air, (FUTURE -Wastewater Treatment Plant -WWTP), water chemical systems, and domestic water systems.
    • Key contributor to the installation of major plant process and utility equipment/projects.
  • Sanitation Technician 2nd Shift
    Position Summary

    The Sanitor cleans equipment but is also involved in work including preventative maintenance, plant cleaning, machine changeovers, cleaning, and tear down of piping and equipment, assist with other mechanics, etc. You must operate safely and in compliance with food safety and GMP standards. This position is responsible for carrying out and verifying sanitation.