Opportunities

Work at RT London

We’re a US-based manufacturer, looking for motivated people. If we have a position that matches your qualifications, get in touch with us. We are an equal opportunity employer. Drug screening and background check will be done for anyone offered a position.

If we don’t have an open position posted that matches our qualifications, feel free to send us your information anyway. We’re always looking for good employees that will improve our organization.

Corporate Offices

Grand Rapids
877.613.2012
Fax: 616.364.1131
1642 Broadway NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
eservice@rtlondon.com

Lacey
888.315.1579
Fax: 360.943.8596
8605-B Commerce Place Dr. NE
Lacey, WA 98516
atrujillo@rtlondon.com


  • Grand Rapids, MI

    Building Maintenance

    Job Description

    We have an immediate need for an experienced Building Maintenance employee to support our first shift operations. Experience in building maintenance, along with experience in a manufacturing environment, are desired. A focus on safety, and some on-call availability also required.

    Performs a variety of skilled maintenance and mechanical duties to repair and maintain buildings, related facilities, furnishings and equipment. Duties may be in any of the skilled trades including plumbing, electrical, HVAC, carpentry and painting. Projects can vary from routine preventative maintenance/repair to major installations/upgrades that may require assistance from outside contractors. Incumbents must be able to work independently or as part of a team on projects. May provide general instruction to less experienced maintenance personnel.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Assist, as directed, in the operation and maintenance of mechanical systems including: plumbing, HVAC, electrical (limited), steam systems, boiler systems, fire protection systems and alarm/security monitoring systems
    • Constructs and repairs structural building and equipment following blueprints, drawings and verbal instruction
    • Perform regular safety checks throughout the facility to ensure a safe and clean working environment; eliminates hazards as they relate to the building or related projects
    • Responds to all facility alarms, mechanical/electrical/elevator system failures and any incidents during normal working hours and after hours when on call; follow up with necessary incident reports
    • Complies with OSHA guidelines, policies, procedures and standards in accordance with company policies
    • Performs other duties as assigned

    Desired Qualifications

    • Building maintenance experience preferred
    • Flexibility to be on-call as needed
    • Must be available to respond to emergency situations as they arise and work additional hours as necessary
    • Experience operating and maintaining boiler systems
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in an efficient manner
    • Solid track record of good attendance and punctuality
    • A positive attitude and a willingness to help the company where needed
  • Grand Rapids, MI

    Sewing Machine Operator

    Job Description

    The Sewer operates a sewing machine to join cut fabric parts to fabricate upholstery coverings for furnishings. Addition aspects of the job involve sewing pull bands into the seams of upholstery parts, and sewing welts into upholstered furniture covers.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Operate sewing machine to prepare and sew upholstery covers, trim, etc. for mounting
    • Cut stacks of upholstery fabric to specifications, working from templates or patterns
    • Plan material usage to minimize waste
    • Other duties as assigned to support the production department.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Prior experience as a sewing machine operator, preferably in a manufacturing or production setting
    • Ability to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
    • Attention to detail
    • Ability to sit and sew for majority of a shift
  • Grand Rapids, MI

    Production Associate - Upholstery Department

    Job Description

    RT London is currently looking for a Production Associate in our Upholstery Department. The position involves many tasks related to building furniture. The associate will fit, install, and secure fabric and cushion materials on wooden frames, using various tools, glue, and/or staples.

    This is a full-time position with health, dental, and vision insurance. 401K with company match and other benefits also available. Equal opportunity employer.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Reads work orders to determine types and amounts of materials required to cover work pieces.
    • Pad, cover, trim and finish lounge furniture to specifications.
    • Apply padding to provide proper support, texture and to maintain design contours.
    • Assist in various areas of the department – building wooden frames, gluing foam to frames, cutting fabric, and moving materials between workers.
    • Complete work in a timely and efficient manner.
    • Follow all safety and quality standards, including inspecting and reporting any deviations.
    • Cross-train within related positions in production.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Must be able to stand, walk, and lift product for majority of a ten hour shift.
    • Must feel comfortable with hands-on work and power tool usage.
  • Grand Rapids, MI

    Shipping and Receiving

    Job Description

    The Shipping and Receiving Clerk performs a variety of tasks related to receiving, inspecting, distributing, and loading and unloading of products. The position also monitors inventory, and requires knowledge of MRP/ERP inventory control systems.

    This is a full-time position with health, dental, and vision insurance. 401K with company match and other benefits also available. Equal opportunity employer.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Receives, sorts, records and stores a variety of supplies and other items
    • Verify packing slips of incoming material prior to signing for it, ensuring items are accounted for
    • Loads, unloads and moves materials within warehouse and on or off trucks
    • Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks and shelves by hand or using pallet jack
    • Inspects shipments for damages or defects, and notifies shipping/purchasing management.
    • Assist in packaging of product
    • Maintain inventory area to provide accurate and organized work area.
    • Manage cage inventory including cycle counting of product.
    • Pick work orders for assembly.
    • Pull required hardware for sales orders.
    • Move material between departments into drop zones.
    • Manage pallet area and provide acceptable pallets to departments as needed.
    • Maintain cardboard bailer.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Must have prior knowledge of Inventory/ERP systems.
    • Ability to use scanners and computers to track inventory
    • Knowledge of packaging product and processing for LTL or UPS shipment.
    • Must be able to stand and walk for a 10 hour shift.
    • Must be able to lift up to 50 to 75 lbs.
    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment while keeping a close attention to detail.
    • Ability to move and stage 53’ trailers using a yard truck in our parking area.
  • Grand Rapids, MI

    Assembler

    Job Description

    The Assembler performs routine, repetitive assembly of beds, case goods, and other furniture. Must be able to follow written instructions, and interpret blueprints to successfully assemble products. Must be proficient with measuring instruments, hand tools and power tools. Attention to detail and a focus on quality are critical. Reports to Assembly Supervisor. Full-Time, permanent, direct hire position.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Following written instructions in order to correctly assemble case goods prior to shipment
    • Installing hardware components on case goods, beds and other furniture
    • Performing fit and alignment adjustments
    • Performs routine maintenance on equipment as needed
    • Ensure that quality standards are followed and that any deviations are reported
    • Follow all safety guidelines and regulations
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    Desired Qualifications

    • The ability to stand for a 10 hour shift
    • Frequent lifting and movement of furniture pieces - generally lifting up to 40 lbs, with team lifts for higher amounts
    • Attention to detail and an eye for quality deviations
    • A positive attitude and a willingness to learn each function in the department
  • Grand Rapids, MI

    Frame Builder

    Job Description

    The Frame Builder is responsible for reading blueprints and assembling base furniture frames for couches, chairs, and other lounge furniture products. The use of various hand tools and equipment is necessary to prepare the product for the Upholsters. The position reports to the Upholstery Supervisor. Full-time, permanent, direct hire position.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Read and interpret production/job ticket
    • Retrieve necessary frame parts
    • Assemble frame at work station using pneumatic and manual tools, such as a staple gun, glue and hammer
    • Claim completed product using a computer
    • Knowledge of wood-working and frame assembly
    • Ability to accurately read measurements

    Desired Qualifications

    • Ability to accurately read measurements and instructions
    • Ability to stand and walk for a 10 hours shift
    • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs semi-regularly
    • Ability to work safely while achieving production standards
    • Strong time management and communications skills required
  • Lacey, WA

    Forklift Driver

    Job Description

    The Forklift Driver transports and organizes items on our production floor through use of the forklift, pallet jack, or by hand. Must have an understanding of MRP and inventory control / management systems and ERP. Must be able to maintain attention to detail and quality while working under tight time deadlines.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Transport materials from storage to designated areas by use of hi-lo, electric or manual hand jack, or by hand.
    • Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves by hand.
    • May operate industrial truck or electric pallet jack to assist in loading or moving materials and products.
    • Monitors current inventory levels; processes purchasing orders as required.
    • Records purchases, maintains database, performs physical count of inventory, and reconciles actual stock count to computer-generated reports.
    • Receives, unpacks, and delivers goods, re-stocks items as necessary.
    • Processes and documents returns as required following established procedures.
    • Knowledge of supplies, equipment, and/or services ordering and inventory control.
    • Reconcile stock counts to report data.
    • Must assist in machine operating, assembly, or other production areas during downtime.
    • Assist in keep area and plant clean.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Prior experience and ability to operate hi-lo and electric pallet jacks.
    • Must be able to semi-regularly lift up to 40lbs.
    • Must be willing and able to move on and off hilo to assist machine operators and other production stuff.
    • Must be able to actively stand and walk.
    • Ability to follow written verbal instructions on where material is and should be moved.
  • Quality products.
  • Dedicated service.
  • Made in the USA.
  • Quality products.
  • Dedicated service.
  • Made in the USA.
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