Careers & Job Opportunities With Valley City Plating

We are a 125 year old Grand Rapids Michigan Company that provides high quality metal finishes to the Heavy Truck, Furniture, Lighting, Motorcycle and Gaming Industries.

OUR CORE VALUES: Flexible, Kind, Helpful, Honest, Adventurous, Optimistic and Committed

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Available Positions

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  • Metal Polisher
  • Plater/Hoist Operator
  • Inspector / Packer
  • Skilled Maintenance (Mechanical, Electrical and/or Plumbing)- Signing Bonus up to $4,500 (Must meet qualifications)

Benefits

Base pay starts at $17.50 plus bonus and full benefits; Polishers are on piece rate and average over $27.50 per hour with no pay ceiling – full benefits included

We have not included all benefits/opportunities at Valley City Plating, but we want to give you a better understanding of our organization.

We pride ourselves on being the most Accommodating, Reasonable and Generous Employer our Associates have ever worked for.

If you are a dedicated hard working person that shares our core values we hope you consider Valley City Plating.

2021 – All Full Time Associates made over $20.00 per hour paid (including PTO and Holidays)!

  • Health Insurance
    Weekly cost to Associate below as of 6/1/22 - benefit available after 60 days

    Single -- $30.00
    Double -- $66.01
    Family -- $82.51
  • Vision
    Weekly cost to Associate below as of 6/1/22 - benefit available after 60 days

    Single -- $0.28
    Double -- $0.53
    Family -- $0.78
  • Dental
    Weekly cost to Associate below as of 6/1/22 - benefit available after 60 days

    Single -- $3.50
    Double -- $6.60
    Family -- $12.58
  • Long-Term Disability
    (No cost to Associate) available after 60 days
  • 401k Matching
    (100% match up to 3% and max match up to 4%) Available immediately

    Our Plan has more company contributed money in it than Associate money (very rare)
  • Zero Associates laid off in over 40+ years
    Despite many down turns in the economy
  • Holiday Pay
    (9) Nine days
  • Paid Time Off
    Years of Service / Hourly Schedule
    90 Days - 40 hours
    1-5 - 80 hours
    6 - 92 hours
    7 - 96 hours
    8 - 104 hours
    9 - 112 hours
    10 - 120 hours
    11 - 128 hours
    12 - 136 hours
    13 - 144 hours
    14 - 152 hours
    15 - 160 hours
    16 - 168 hours
    17 - 176 hours
    18 - 184 hours
    19 - 192 hours
    20 - 200 hours (Maximum)
  • Safety Rewards Lunch
  • "Best Ideas" Bonus
  • Service Year & Retirement Awards
    3 years and every 5 years after & retirement

    Multiple Associates with 40+ years of service

onus Opportunities

  • Monthly Bonus (Team Plan)* Full year- 2021 Hourly Bonus = $5.00/HR minimum2021 all General Labor Associates earned over $5.00 per hour paid in Bonus.
  • Quarterly Profit Share
  • Semi-Annual Team Plan Bonus*
  • Annual 401k Profit Share Bonus
  • Referral BonusUp to $2,500.00
  • Part Time Available - $19.25/HR

*Excludes Piece Work