Industrial Manufacturing: Managed Labor Staffing & Janitorial Services

As an MBE Corporate Plus certified national services provider, LACOSTA has put an end to labor shortages, increased plant production and replaced ineffective janitorial services in heavy manufacturing plants for the last 40 years.

Our customers manufacture everything from heavy appliances to agricultural and machining equipment, and include Borg Warner, CNH, Dow Chemical, Eaton, Exxon, Federal Mogul, GE Appliances, Hyundai Mobis, ITW, Johnson Controls, Raytheon, and Signode.

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Success Stories

Tractor Manufacturer

The LACOSTA relationship began with this industrial manufacturer in 2002 at their production plant in Racine, Wisconsin. For eight years, LACOSTA provided general janitorial services and assisted for their maintenance department during shut downs and facility renovations.

In early 2011, the Racine plant was on track to become the largest revenue producing facility for this industrial manufacturer and new opportunities arose for LACOSTA to become a more strategic partner locally and across the country.

Total cost savings generated since inception of partnership: $375,000.

Managed Labor Provided
Facility Locations
Flex labor
Burlington, IA
Handyman
Goodfield, IL
Janitorial
Grand Island, NE
Material handling
Racine, WI
Painting
PM Projects
Production line

Industrial Manufacturer

This industrial manufacturer has been a customer of LACOSTA’s for over 20 years. During our partnership, LACOSTA has found many operational efficiencies and cost savings that directly impacted their bottom line. In 2007, LACOSTA was able to reduce their janitorial spend by almost half to help get them through the Great Recession. In 2014, LACOSTA obtained over 100 production positions and helped this customer to hit their financial goals in 2015 and every year since.

Total cost savings and efficiencies generated since inception of partnership: $5 million.

Managed Labor Provided
Assembling
Material handling
Janitorial
Packaging
Light maintenance
Production line

Industrial Manufacturer

The LACOSTA Partnership with this Chicago-based industrial manufacturer started only with janitorial services. Throughout the years the relationship has grown to include almost every service line LACOSTA has to offer.

Total cost savings and efficiencies generated since inception of partnership: $7 million.

Managed Labor Provided
Facility Locations
Central stores
Bellwood, IL
Filter changing
Frankfort, IL
Handyman
Janitorial
Light maintenance
Material handling
Painting
Production line
Wastewater treatment

Managed Labor Staffing Capabilities

LACOSTA has the infrastructure and capacity to grow with your corporation across the United States. Our best-in-class operational delivery lets you focus on your core business functions while you leave the heavy lifting to us.

  • Assembly line production
  • Bailing
  • Central store/tool crib
  • Co-Packing
  • Container unloading and loading
  • Forklift operations
  • Machine/line operations
  • Material handling
  • Order input
  • Product and sample testing
  • Production labor
  • Recycle and reclaim
  • Shipping & receiving
  • Warehouse/inventory management

Our Janitorial Capabilities

As an MBE Corporate Plus certified national provider, LACOSTA has the infrastructure and capacity to grow with your corporation both here and across the United States. Our best in class operational delivery lets you focus on your core business functions and leave the dirty work to us.

In addition to keeping your offices and restrooms clean, we like getting dirty. We’ll clean out grease lines, forge pits and any other challenging environment that comes our way. We’re also able to reduce accident risk through light and ceiling cleaning that helps keep your plant bright and safe.

General Cleaning Services

  • Auditorium and conference room cleaning
  • Cafe and kitchenette cleaning
  • Carpet care programs
  • Day cleaning
  • Hard floor care programs
  • Lobby and common area policing
  • Office cleaning
  • Porter services
  • Recycling program
  • Restroom cleaning
  • Trash removal and bailing
  • Variable shift cleaning and day cleaning
  • Warehouse and distribution center cleaning

Additional Cleaning Services

  • Carpet extraction
  • Concrete polishing
  • Construction clean-up
  • Encapsulation and low moisture cleaning
  • Epoxy coatings
  • Event setup
  • Event policing
  • Floor sealing
  • Interoffice packing and moving services
  • Pre- and post-event coverage
  • Pre- and post-move-in cleanup
  • Specialized flooring programs (ESD)
  • Spot cleaning
  • Strip wax and re-coating

Painting & Specialty Maintenance Services

LACOSTA’s painting, coating and site maintenance services play a key role in the increased safety, aesthetics and extending asset longevity of our heavy manufacturing customers.

Our team members are specifically trained to be the most knowledgeable solution provider for your painting, coating and site maintenance needs. You can count on us to provide expert recommendations, competitive pricing and quality painting and coating services throughout your facility.

  • Aisle layout and stripping
  • Concrete polishing
  • Epoxy coating application
  • Exterior painting
  • High pressure washing
  • Interior painting
  • Light maintenance and repair
  • Re-lamping and filter changing
  • Scaffold and high lift cleaning
  • Snow removal
  • Whiteboard/chalkboard coating