TRADE SHOWS & CAREER FAIRS

    ASI will be attending the following trade shows and career fairs:​​​​

    • Adhesives & Bonding Expo 2021 

                 March 23-25, 2021

                Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Ave., Novi, Michigan 48374

                Booth # 736

                http://www.adhesivesandbondingexpo.com/

    • Process Heating & Cooling Show 2021

                 June 16-17, 2021

                 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL

                 Booth # 227

                 https://www.process-heating.com/heat-cool-show

    • ICE USA 2021

                 October 19-21, 2021

                 Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

                 https://www.convertingshow.com/

    NEWS AT ASI

    ASI PROMOTES TWO DEPARTMENT HEADS TO ASSISTANT SHOP SUPERVISORS, AUGUST 2020

    ASI announces the promotion of Kurt Katers, head of the  machine department, and Matt Kartheiser, head of the coatings department, to Assistant Shop Supervisors. 

     

    Kurt grew up in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and graduated from Southwest High School. He started as a welder at ASI in 1994, and became head of the machine department over ten years ago. Kurt has decades of experience on the shop floor fabricating drying systems, assisting with shop scheduling, training new employees, and implementing upgrades to the machine department. He enjoys camping, hiking, and spending time with his three daughters and two grandchildren.

    Kurt Katers

    Matt grew up in Menomonie, Wisconsin, and graduated from Menomonie High School. Matt began his career at Whitefield Industrial Coating in Green Bay, and joined the coatings department at ASI in 2014. Matt is a skilled painter, has volunteered to be part of ASI's safety inspection team, and has contributed to ASI's quality control processes. Matt is a licensed wildlife rehabilitator for the DNR, volunteers at the Wildlife Sanctuary in Green Bay, and is an avid sailor, taking first in class in the 2020 Hook Race. 

    Matt Kartheiser

    ASI ADDS TO MANUFACTURING TEAM, JULY 2020

    ASI announces the hiring of Tony Judson to our manufacturing team. Tony grew up in Atlantic County, New Jersey where he graduated from Absegami High School in Galloway, New Jersey. Tony is currently enrolled in the Auto Technician program at the Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and he also works doing event setup at the Resch Center in Green Bay. Tony moved to the Green Bay area in 2008 and he enjoys working on Gundam Anime model kits and remote-control car racing in his free time. We welcome Tony to our team.

    Tony Judson

    ASI PAINTS AND COMPLETES PLATFORM, JULY 2020

    ASI has completed fabricating and painting a customer's 71' x 24.5' platform that will support our 3-zone arched roll support dryer. The platform is constructed of mild steel and diamond plate decking. The finished platform was painted in-house and features handrails, toe kick plates, and two access ladders.  The platform will be shipped in sections and assembled at the customer's site.

    ASI HIRES INDUSTRIAL PAINTER, JUNE 2020

    ASI announces the hiring of Steve Woodke as an industrial painter. Steve comes to ASI with over 20 years of industrial painting experience at a converting equipment manufacturer in the Green Bay area. Steve grew up in Seymour, Wisconsin, and graduated from Seymour High School before taking a job at a car dealership. After starting in the office, he moved into the parts department, and eventually into the body shop where he learned industrial painting. Steve owns  several residential commercial properties and enjoys fishing, boating, and riding his motorcycle in his free time. 

    Steve Woodke

    ASI LAUNCHES YOUTUBE CHANNEL, MAY 2020

    ASI has launched a YouTube Channel to highlight various features of our dryers and to answer customer questions. We have videos covering our external retraction system, including its many safety features, and a video on the gear side of a dryer. 

    Industrial Flotation Dryer Tutorial-

    Part 1:

    Windows, Doors, & Retraction

    Industrial Flotation Dryer Tutorial-

    Part 2:

    Gear Side of Dryer

    Flotation Dryer with External Retraction

    ASI ADDS TO MANUFACTURING TEAM, APRIL 2020

    Spencer Wicihowski has rejoined ASI's manufacturing team. Spencer worked at ASI from August 2017 through November 2019, and he has recently rejoined our team. Spencer grew up in Tampa, Florida, and graduated high school in Pennsylvania. Spencer has two children, a 1.5 year old boy and a 7 year old girl. He enjoys mountain biking and working on cars. Spencer is an asset to ASI and we welcome him back. 

    Spencer Wicihowski

    ASI MAKES PROGRESS ON 71 FOOT PLATFORM, APRIL 2020

    ASI is making significant progress on customer's 71' x 24.5' platform that will support our 3-zone arched roll support dryer. The platform is constructed of mild steel and diamond plate decking. The finished platform will be painted and will feature handrails, toe kick plates, and two access ladders.  

    ASI HIRES NEW ACCOUNTANT, APRIL 2020

    ASI announces the hiring of an accountant, Barbara Brautigam. Barb grew up in Denmark, Wisconsin until 6th grade. Her family then moved to Eagle River, where she graduated from Three Lakes High School. Barb has many years of experience working in office environments performing various clerical and accounting tasks. In her free time, Barb enjoys spending time with her sisters and niece. Barb always has a smile on her face and we welcome her to ASI.

    Barb Brautigam

    ASI HIRES ELECTRICAL DESIGNER, MARCH 2020

    ASI announces the hiring of Matt Johnson to our electrical and controls group. Matt is from Ripon, Wisconsin. After graduating from Ripon High School, he attended the Fox Valley Technical College, where he earned his Associates Degree in Electronic Engineering Technology in 2015. Upon completing his degree, Matt worked at Zetnick Solutions as an electrical designer for automated control systems used in paper lines, cheese lines, and other manufacturing applications. In his free time, Matt enjoys baking and playing Destiny 2.

    Matt Johnson

    ASI ADDS MACHINE OPERATOR TO MANUFACTURING TEAM, JANUARY 2020

    ASI announces the hiring of Nick Kitowski to our machine department and manufacturing team. Nick grew up in Junction City, Wisconsin, and currently lives in Manawa. He has 20 years of work experience at the Waupaca Foundry. Nick is a hunter, fisherman, and Harley motorcyle collector and rider. Nick brings a wealth of experience and skills with him and we welcome him to our growing team.

    Nick Kitowski

    ASI HIRES NEW PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN, JANUARY 2020

    ASI announces the hiring of James Levin in the role of Production Technician. James is a recent graduate of UW-Platteville where he earned a B.S. in Mechnical Engineering. James' primary responsibility will be to serve as the intermediary between our engineering department and the manufacturing floor. Originally from Rockford, Illinois, James enjoys watching MMA boxing and playing poker. 

    James Levin

    ASI ATTENDS UW-PLATTEVILLE CAREER FAIR, FEBRUARY 3-4, 2020

    ASI was at UW-Platteville on February 3-4 for another successful Career Fair. We met several promising candidates and look forward to bringing prospective hires to our facility for interviews. 

    ASI MEETS WITH LOCAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, NOVEMBER 7, 2019

    ASI met with Joshua Bernhardt from the Greater Green Bay Chamber of Commerce to discuss ASI's business and hiring needs and opportunities to get more involved in the local community.

    https://www.linkedin.com/posts/joshua-bernhardt-211b197b_economicdevelopment-greenbaymade-activity-6598255590097727488-x9zt

    ASI ATTENDS MANUFACTURING FIRST EXPO IN GREEN BAY, WI, OCTOBER 30 2019

    ASI attended the Manufacturing First Expo & Conference at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The event promotes careers in manufacturing and ASI spoke to many high school and college students about manufacturing job opportunities currently available at ASI.

    ASI ATTENDS UW-PLATTEVILLE CAREER FAIR, SEPTEMBER 23, 2019

    ASI attended the UW-Platteville Career Fair to meet with college students about the many opportunities and careers available at ASI. We spoke with many qualified candidates about ASI's current employment openings. 

    ASI HOSTS COMPANY PICNIC, AUGUST 2019

    ASI​ hosted a summer picnic to celebrate its employees. Festivities included a taco truck, bouncy house, shop versus office tug of war, safety harness competition, and bocce ball. 

    ASI EXPANDS ENGINEERING TEAM, JULY 2019

    ​ASI is happy to announce the addition of Neal Neumann to our engineering team. Neal was one of ASI's first hires more than 30 years ago and he has recently rejoined the engineering team at ASI. Neal has more than three decades of experience designing and engineering dryers for the converting and graphic arts industries. Neal's experience, expertise, and proficiency in dryer design is an asset to ASI and to our customers.

    Neal Neumann

     

    EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

    Headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin, ASI offers a rewarding and challenging career with an excellent compensation package that includes:

    • competitive salary

    • health and dental insurance

    • paid holidays

    • ESOP retirement plan

    • 401(k) retirement savings plan

    • stock ownership and profit sharing opportunities

    • education reimbursement program

    • vacation and personal time

    • group life insurance

    • short and long term disability insurance

    • paid parental leave policy

    • employee appreciation events

    ASI is currently hiring for the following positions:

    • PAINTER/COATINGS DEPARTMENT/FABRICATOR: ASI is currently seeking a qualified individual for an industrial coating and painting position. Applicant would also assist on the manufacturing floor with other duties as workload required. Desired qualifications and skills include:

      • Minimum of high school diploma or GED equivalent

      • 2-5 years of industrial finishing, coating, or painting experience is desired

      • Previous manufacturing floor experience a plus

      • Basic computer and data entry skills a plus

      • Working knowledge and experience with hand tools a plus

      • Ability to comprehend blueprints, drawings, cutting orders, bills of material, and project plans

      • Knowledge of and adherence to hazardous waste procedures

      • Attention to detail and output quality

      • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

      • Ability to stand on ladders, kneel, bend down, and stretch to apply masking tape • Effective communication skills

    • Responsibilities would include:

      • Inspecting, cleaning, and preparing part surfaces for paint

      • Masking parts and plug holes to print notes to prevent overspray

      • Using spray equipment, including conventional HVLP and electrostatic equipment

      • Applying primers and topcoats with high level of consistency and quality

      • Repair cosmetic defects using fillers, putties, and tools

      • Work in other areas, such as machine or assembly departments, when needed

           

    • FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN/ENGINEER: ASI is currently seeking a qualified individual to provide technical service and customer support during on-site installations and start-ups and in-house phone and parts requests. Desired qualifications and skills include:

      • a minimum of an associate degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school in a related field OR one year relevant experience and training OR equivalent combination;

      • HMI and PLC software programming skills (Allen Bradley RSLogix and Panelview preferred) or willingness to learn, working knowledge of AutoCAD a plus;

        • design and write programming based on consultations with controls manager, project engineers, and third-party consultants;​

        • conduct tests of written logic and workstation screens, including on-line capabilities, network communications, verification of on-screen addressing, and safety alarms;

      • excellent troubleshooting skills, including working knowledge of a multimeter, hand tools, and other diagnostic equipment;

        • set up and troubleshoot gas burners, fans, wiring, piping, air lines, retraction systems, and switches​;

      • ability to install ASI equipment to specifications and schematics;

      • willing and able to travel 40-60% of the time and work overtime and weekends if needed;

      • ability to work with customers in a competent and professional manner and build a rapport with end-users, installation crews, and third-party consultants;

      • assist in the design and review of control schematics and electrical drawings;

      • excellent written and verbal communication skills;

        • write and review end-user and technical documentation and manuals;​

        • prepare timely and detailed service reports;

      • self-motivated individual with exceptional organizational, time-management, and  problem-solving skills;

      • detail oriented individual with a positive attitude and the ability to handle multiple job assignments.

    • MANUFACTURING SHOP TRADESPERSON--WELDER/FABRICATOR/MACHINE OPERATOR: ASI is currently seeking qualified individuals to grow our manufacturing team. Attendance must be a priority. Desired qualifications and skills include:

      • minimum of high school diploma or GED equivalent;

        • 1-3 years of relevant experience a plus;​

      • ability to setup and operate shop machinery and tools, such as press brakes, band saws, plasma tables, and shears;​

      • ability to fabricate industrial converting dryers using MIG welding, riveting, drilling, cutting, and grinding steel;

        • welding experience and/or certification a plus;​

      • ability to read blueprints and job order specifications to determine dimensions, tolerances, tooling, and instructions;​

      • ability to verify conformance to blueprints and specifications using precise measurements, levels, and tools;

      • a team player who can work diligently and accurately with minimal supervision;

      • exceptional organizational skills and the ability to maintain a clean and organized work area and equipment;

      • great communication skills and receptive to learning new skills, being trained, and constructive feedback;

      • physically capable of lifting up to 70 pounds and endure climbing, bending, stooping, twisting, reaching, pushing and pulling.

    Qualified and interested individuals please apply by contacting Julie at 920-548-1903 or at jjc@asitti.com

     

    ASI is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a drug-free work environment.*

     

     

    *EEOC and Affirmative Action Statement

    ASI is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce. As part of our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, ASI provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and employment applicants without regard to unlawful considerations of sex, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity and/or expression), pregnancy, race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, religion or similar philosophical beliefs, disability, marital and civil union status, age, genetic information, veteran status or any personal attribute or characteristic that is protected by applicable local, state or federal laws.

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    Green Bay, WI 54311 

    (920) 468-5477 

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