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R-Factor, Inc. is one of the leading Industrial Mechanical Insulation Contractors in our area. Our office is located in Plainwell Michigan however, our company has multiple crews that travel to many large and small jobs located in and around the greater Southwest region of Michigan, some that require traveling beyond that. As we grow, we have decided it's time we hire some responsible individuals who are motivated with a willingness to learn and grow within our company. If you're excited to be part of a winning team, R-Factor, Inc. is a perfect place to get ahead. You'll be glad you applied with us! 

Available Positions:

Mechanical Insulator:

Job details include but are not limited to:

• On-site job and safety training

• Job set-up

• Measuring, cutting, and installation of various types of       insulation surrounding
mechanical equipment, straight pipe, and duct work.

• Removal of insulation.

• Painting of mechanical equipment, straight pipe, and duct   work.

• Cleaning of all areas on site before, during and after job is   complete.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Starting $18 per hour

When you join our team, you will be taught everything you need to know about the trade! No experience is necessary. We offer great pay with opportunities to advance within the company!

Mechanical Insulation Foreman:

Responsibilities of Foreman Include:

  • Report project progress to superiors

  • Develop a work schedule for workers

  • Time tracking for crew members

  • Supervise all R-Factor crew members

  • Be the liaison between crew members and supervisors

  • Solve disputes between workers

  • Ensure that a project is adequately staffed

  • Assign tasks to construction workers

  • Ensure that the project is staying on or under budget

Qualifications for Foreman:

  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Ability to organize a work schedule

  • Ability to solve disputes between workers

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to negotiate

  • Deep knowledge of the mechanical insulation industry and processes

  • Ability to read construction drawings and blueprints

  • Perform quality checks on tools and equipment

  • A willingness to travel with our jobs

  • A motivation to grow and Succeed


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Starting at $22.00 per hour

 After 90 days, You will enjoy paid holidays, be given 40hrs of paid time off and become eligible for Health, Dental, Vision Insurance, and a matching 401k. Other perks consist of work-boot and travel reimbursements, fun company gatherings, birthdays and much more!



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