The company is currently seeking a 1st shift Powder Coat Operator in Boyne City, MI.

SALARY:  Starting at $19.56/hr.

Daifuku Airport America Corporation (formally known as Jervis B. Webb) is a subsidiary of Daifuku North America a group company of Daifuku in Japan – the largest material handling company in the world. Our advanced systems move everything from car bodies at auto plants to luggage at airports to packaged goods at warehouses. We are known as experts in engineering, manufacturing, and servicing innovative automated materials handling systems including conveyors, automatic guided vehicles, automated storage & retrieval systems, and integrated controls.


Performs visual inspection for foreign objects and oil, both interior and exterior.
Prepares powder mixture.
Identify powder materials.
Powder coat parts move into oven. Set line speed and track controls.
Prepare color and clean equipment.
Keep powder inventory.
Assist in cleaning powder coat booth and wash lines as required.
Assist in powder hang/prep.
Assist with powder take down
Know processes and documentation required.
Participation in the company quality and ISO processes.
Operate specific equipment as indicated on the Boyne City Skills Matrix.
Perform other work-related duties as required.


Vocational, High School Diploma or GED.
Ability to interpret drawings and Bills of Material
Good verbal communication skills.
Ability to understand and follow instructions.
Ability to read and write.

Jervis B. Webb offers an excellent compensation package which includes:

  • Eligible on date of hire for Medical/RX Insurance – three plan options (2 with HSA with employer contributions)
  • Eligible on date of hire for Dental &Vision Coverage
  • $500 sign on bonus
  • $500 UNLIMITED Referral Bonuses
  • $500 Quarterly Perfect Attendance Bonus Program
  • 401K Retirement Plan – with a company match of 100% on the first 3% of employee contributions
  • Employer paid Life Insurance
  • Medical and dependent care Flexible Spending Programs
  • Voluntary Benefits (ie: Critical Illness, Accident, Dependent Life)
  • Short term disability
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Paid vacation time after 90 days and (11) paid holidays per year (includes one floating holiday)
  • Overtime is paid at time and one-half & double time as per Labor Agreement

About Jervis B. Webb Company

Daifuku Airport America Corporation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled, and federal sub/contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status or medical condition. If you’d like to view a copy of the company’s affirmative action plan or policy statement, please call 248-553-1000.

At this time our company only receives applications online. If you need assistance applying online to this position, please call 231-582-6558 and leave a message and your call will be returned.