Roskam Baking Company is a family-owned company that’s been in business making a variety of delicious bakery products and snacks since 1923. That’s more than 90 years of growth. Now that’s what job stability looks like! WSI can get your foot in the door with direct hire and temp-to-hire factory employment; how far you go is up to you. Plus, refer a friend and get $100!*


Good help is hard to find, especially when it comes to third shift. So we’re rewarding those who stay on board with up to $500 in Visa gift cards.*

7 days (40 hours)……..$50

14 days (80 hours)……$50

30 days (176 hours)…..$250

45 days (250 hours)…..$150

*This offer is exclusively for all third shift positions at DW and S1 plants only. Associate must visit the WSI Grand Rapids office at 1960 28th Street SE and speak to a staffing coordinator within 72 hours of reaching benchmark to obtain the gift card. Must be a new hire that begins work between September 11 and October 13, 2017. Contact your staffing coordinator or call (616) 957-8199 with any questions.

Direct-Hire Opportunities


• Wrapper Operator
• Wheel Room Operator
• Carton Operator
• Massman Operator (carton case operator)

Job Duties

  • Set up machine
  • Conduct quality checks of products
  • Maintain documentation of activities
  • Perform minor maintenance and troubleshooting machine
  • Participate in cleans of the line


  • Computer skills, read and write in English
  • Simple mathematics
  • Able to use simple tools


  • Health benefits
  • 401K
  • Performance bonus
  • Pay rate determined by experience, ranges from $12-$17 per hour

Temp-to-Hire Opportunities


As a Dry Mix Operator, you’ll be working with a team to mix dry ingredients – think flour, salt, baking powder, cocoa, etc.

You’re the ideal Dry Mix Operator candidate if you:

  • Are open to working first (8a-4p), second (4p – 12a) or third shift (12a – 8a)
  • Are punctual and reliable
  • Don’t mind getting a little physical (bending and lifting)
  • Don’t mind getting a little dusty
  • Aren’t fazed by standing for extended periods
  • Take pride in a hard day’s work
  • Like working with your hands
  • Work well with others
  • Prefer detailed processes and a steady pace
  • Look great in a hair net
  • Have a history (of good attendance!)

We offer:

  • Up to $11-$13/hour to start (full-time)
  • Lots of growth potential
  • A fun and supportive team
  • A bright, clean, and positive working environment
  • Leadership who coach to allow for growth and development
  • Vacation time and medical benefits
  • Referral bonuses
  • Rewards for strong work ethic


  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Positive attitude
  • Reliable


Experienced machine operators operate machines that primarily mix and shape dough, plus operating other equipment while working as a team and rotating through the positions. While specific dough room experience is preferred, it is not required for candidates who are experienced in other machine operator roles.


  • Follow written instructions to form a batch of dough
  • Operate large machinery using electric control panel
  • Lift 25 lbs – 45 lbs of dry ingredients repeatedly
  • Lift 50 lbs of mixed dough frequently throughout the shift
  • Check the quality and consistency of dough frequently
  • Keep work area clean and give breaks to other employee working the line

Moline Table Operators

  • Operate large dough-forming machinery using control panel
  • Maintain low scrap production by taking accurate weights and measurements of dough
  • Keep work area clean

$11-$12/hour, All three shifts: 6:60am-3pm, 2:50pm-11:00pm, 11:50pm-7:00am.


*To qualify for the $100 referral bonus, you and your friend must each complete 200 hours of work. For more details, visit WSI’s Grand Rapids office at 1960 28th Street SE, or call (616) 957-8199.


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