Project Coordinator

Freedman Seating Company a leading manufacturer of bus and commercial truck seats located on the west side of Chicago has an immediate opening for a Project Coordinator for our transit area in our Customer Service Department.  The Project Coordinator is responsible for coordinating order fulfillment for our transit customers from inception through delivery.   Responsibilities: […]

Quality Control Inspector

We have an immediate opening for a Quality Inspector position working 2nd shift (3:30pm – 12:00am). The Quality Control Inspector is responsible for ensuring quality standards by inspecting the finished product for defects and recording quality results. Other duties as assigned.   Job Qualifications The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:   Must have […]

Network Administrator

  We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated Network Administrator to join our IT team. You will be responsible to manage a growing environment that includes supporting LAN, WAN and Wireless Network systems. The ideal candidate must have a deep understanding of Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs) troubleshooting and configuration. In addition to […]

Maintenance Mechanic

Our ideal applicant will be someone who has previous experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment. Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment by performing the following duties.  Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate […]

Forklift Operator

Drives propane, sit-down industrial truck equipped with lifting device to move products, equipment, or materials by performing the following duties: Moves levers and presses pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus. Positions fork over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials transports load to designated area. Unloads and stacks material […]

Order Entry

Order Entry representative needed for the customer service department of a custom seating manufacturer.  This role requires excellent attention to detail and involves limited client contact as it relates to orders and questions. Work in a casual fast paced environment in a stable yet growing organization. Freedman Seating Company is a custom manufacturer of transportation seating products.  […]

Project Manager

Freedman Seating Company is a leading manufacturer of transportation seating products (bus, rail, marine and commercial truck seats).  Located on the west side of Chicago, we have been in business for 120 years.  Freedman Seating is seeking to hire a Project Manager for our transit business primarily in heavy duty bus and marine markets.  As […]

Production Supervisor (2nd Shift)

The Production Supervisor oversees the daily production of second shift operations.  This individual is proactively leading and monitoring operations for efficiency and safety and ensuring that all applicable regulatory requirements are met and followed. The Production Supervisor is responsible for ensuring the  production schedules are met to the demands, meeting the delivery and quality expectations of […]

Material Buyer/Planner

Freedman Seating Company has been in business for over 120 years and is a leading manufacturer of transportation seating products (bus, rail, marine, delivery truck, commercial, and specialty vehicles). Located on the west side of Chicago. Our Purchasing Department seeks a Material Planner/Buyer. This individual will be responsible for negotiating with vendors for the timely […]

Welder III

Joins, fabricates, and repairs metal, including but not limited to carbon, stainless steel and aluminum, by applying appropriate welding techniques. Able to MIG and TIG weld required. Job Requirements: Interprets blueprints or job procedures to determine appropriate welding process. Ability to weld with minimal quality issues and meet minimum production rates. Inspects completed welds to […]

Beyond the Diploma

This new opportunity is a part of Skills for Chicagoland’s Future’s recently launched Beyond the Diploma initiative, focused on Chicago’s young adult job seekers. Over two years, program participants will work part-time at Freedman Seating Company while also attending classes at Richard J. Daley College to receive their associate degree at no cost to the participant. Upon […]

Inventory Control Specialist

Working closely with the Inventory Control team, the Specialist is responsible for receiving, loading, unloading, storing, sorting, picking, and distributing materials and equipment throughout the company. Inventory Control Specialists are receive and load/unload trucks and material, maintain inventory levels of supplies, stock materials in the proper locations in racks, bins, etc.. Additionally, Specialists are responsible […]

Sewing Machine Operator

We have immediate openings for a Sewing Machine Operator for our 1st shift (6:30am – 3:00pm). The Sewing Machine Operator is responsible for using an automatic trimming sewing machine to sew bus seats covers following a sample. Other duties as assigned. Job Qualifications The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: Must have a previous […]


Freedman Seating Company, a leading manufacturer of bus and commercial truck seats located on the West side of Chicago, has immediate openings for a Machinist on their 2nd shift (3:00pm – 11:30pm). We are looking for a skilled Machinist to operate a variety of machines to perform assigned tasks. You will produce or repair precision parts using […]

Press Brake Operator

The Press Brake Operator is responsible for operation, proving programs, operating controls, setting all machine functions, deburring and inspection of parts to assure conformance and accuracy will be required. During operations, Operator will be required to maintain cleanliness of the machine as well as detect equipment malfunctions or out of tolerance machining and adjust within […]

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