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Employment Opportunities At Alpha Resources LLC

Are you interested in working for a company that's been in Southwest Michigan for over 35 years and is still growing? Are you interested in working for a team that values your efforts? Then come join us in making products that help maintain safety. (Our quality products are regularly used to test products you and your family rely on every day.)

Alpha Resources benefits include:

  • Sign-on bonus
  • 9 paid holidays
  • Regular hours
  • Earned vacation/PTO 
  • Healthcare coverage (after 90 days with us), including HSA option
  • Vision + dental are part of the benefits package
  • Life insurance is included in the benefits package
  • 401K participation (after 1 year with us)
  • Employee referral bonus

First Shift Hours : 8:00am - 4:30pm/M-F

Office Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm/M-F

COVID vaccinations encouraged, but not required.

Veterans are encouraged to apply.

We'd love to talk to you! Please send resumes or questions here - Contact Us

Current open positions:

General Labor

Alpha Resources is always looking for team players with a great attitude to help us produce quality analytical consumables (aka products used to check quality for food, soil, metals and many other materials). We manufacture with Michigan pride and Midwest values; our products are used in quality checks around the world. 

We often have open positions in various departments: 

  • Shipping/ Receiving
  • Production
  • Lab
  • Graphite production
  • Glass production
  • Ceramic production

Reach out to us to schedule a conversation!

Position Types • Full time, Monday - Friday. 1st Shift 

Looking for a Production Packer

Weekly pay. Rotating tasks. 1st shift. Sound good? You might like working in Alpha's ceramics department! We also offer a signing bonus + other family-friendly benefits with a growing company.

Plus you would be making helpful products. Alpha's ceramics are used in quality checks for dozens of the products you and your family use everyday. (We are considered an essential industry.)


  • Follows procedures to maintain compliance with ISO standards
  • Inspects and packages ceramic crucibles per procedure
  • Operates presses to produce ceramic products
  • Inspects greenware for visual defects and uses appropriate calibrated equipment to verify critical dimensions
  • Packs crucibles into saggers for firing
  • Performs additional duties as requested


  • Requires high school diploma or equivalent
  •  Good communication skills

No experience necessary. We will train you. Reports to the Ceramics Production Manager. (Alpha Resources did not have a single lay-off during Covid. We are part of the essential industries.) Lifting up to 30 lbs often and ability to stand, sit, and move around are essential qualities.

EOE M/F/Vet/Disability

  • Signing bonus
  • Bonus pay

Position Type • Full time, Monday - Friday. 1st Shift .

Interested? Please send resume and portfolio to HR@AlphaResources.com

Seeking a Graphic Designer

Graphic Designer postion includes the creation or adjustment of these materials:

  • Print and digital materials
    • Product Catalogs
    • Newsletters
    • Brochures
    • Advertisements
  • Tradeshow booth materials

This could include other items as needed within and for the Marketing Department.

Other supportive items would include:

  • Digital support for social media content and creation
  • Photography for products and business.  (Shooting, photoshopping and uploading our product images to the website.)
  • Website administration and support

The structure of this position includes regular projects that occur on a schedule, special projects that are short-term, and on-going projects that are gap-fillers.

  • Education expected: Degree in Graphic Design preferred but not required. Proficient skill with Adobe Creative Suite and Photoshop required along with a willingness to learn.

This is a salaried position. Pay scale is industry standard and  based on skill, education, and experience.

Position Type • Full time, Monday - Friday. 1st Shift .

Interested? Please send resume and portfolio to HR@AlphaResources.com

Looking for a Service Engineer

As an Alpha Resources Service Engineer, you will provide maintenance and support to customer and company instrumentation in a dynamic manufacturing environment. This position requires: time management, communication skills, and the ability to work in a high demand environment.

  • Essential Functions
  • Provide technical support for customers, field service engineers and other service team members
  • Troubleshoot and repair of company and customer instrumentation
  • Assist internal departments with technical issues
  • Manage an expense account and communicate with the Fiinance department
  • Keep a clean and safe work environment
  • Maintain current training and certifications

Necessary Skills: Do you enjoy figuring things out and fixing them with your hands? Do you like working as a team to come up with solutions?  Then this might be the job for you! 

You will need to be able to pass periodic drug/alcohol screenings and have a clean driving record. Some US travel is required. 

Position Type • Full time, Monday - Friday. 1st Shift • Periodic travel required

Check out the full Service Engineer job description

For all Alpha Resources positions of interest, please - Contact Us - with resumes and questions.

Latest News

Stevensville, Michigan, January 19, 2022 – Alpha Resources LLC, the largest manufacturer of aftermarket consumables and reference materials, is pleased to announce the following certified reference materials have been released in Q4 of 2021. Please click to meet more.

November 9, 2021 - As an authorized US dealer for ELTRA® analyzers, Alpha Resources is delighted to showcase the new 2021 anaylzers, CS-r and CHS-r. Click here to read more about ELTRA's analyzers.