Machine Operator in Olathe, KS at ITW Pro Brands

Date Posted: 2/10/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    805 East Old 56 Highway
    Olathe, KS
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description


ITW Fluids North America, a Division of Illinois Tool Works – a Fortune 200 Company, is seeking a Machine Operator for their Industrial MRO commercial segment, ITW Pro Brands.  ITW Pro Brands is the largest segment of an over $140 million dollar division with 250+ employees that manufacture and market  a variety of specialty chemical products for the Industrial  MRO,  Auto OEM, and Aerospace markets globally. 

ITW Pro Brands offers a competitive compensation and benefits package as well as 11 paid holidays. 

We also offer a safety shoe and prescription safety glasses reimbursement program.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Operate high speed filling and packaging machines
  • Operate other equipment, as needed
  • Follow instructions/information on Job Tickets to perform duties
  • Maintain accurate inventory of components
  • Ability to move 55-gallon drum or 5-gallon pails, manually or with use of proper equipment
  • Responsible for checking quality and conformity of production throughout run.
  • Setup, change over, and clean up filling and packaging machines daily
  • Maintain mobile equipment certification and properly use equipment
  • Follow all safety, work, and good manufacturing practices, procedures, and rules
  • Follow all quality, housekeeping and inventory requirements
  • Responsible for workspace and safe operation of any assigned equipment, materials, items, and tools
  • Ability to make mechanical adjustments to machines using basic hand tools
  • Maintain recordkeeping requirements in written form and with use of computer
  • Professionally represent the company
  • Possess ability to be trained and to train others when needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Core Skills/Education/Experience Requirements:

·         High School Diploma or equivalent

·         1-3 years prior machine operator experience that included making mechanical adjustments, using basic hand tools, and working with automatic and manual equipment

·         Possess basic mechanical aptitude to troubleshoot machines and perform minor repairs when needed

·         Able to make basic math computations to perform role (addition, subtraction, multiplication, fractions, read ruler, read measures, calculate measurements)

·         Excellent written and oral communication skills

·         Possess good interpersonal communication skills

·         Adapts to changes in the work environment; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events

·         Able to work in a repetitive, fast paced environment

·         Able to sit or stand at machine for long periods of time

·         Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

·         Must be dependable, have good attendance and be punctual

·         Represent self professionally

ITW Pro Brands is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ITW Polymers & Fluids
ITW’s Polymers & Fluids segment is composed of highly branded products serving diverse markets that require value-added, differentiated solutions. These product offerings include adhesives, sealants, coatings, lubricants, additives, and cleaners for global wind energy, automotive aftermarket, aerospace, construction, industrial, and automotive customers with unique needs. ITW differentiates through leading brand positions, technology, and innovation, and strong focus on specific niche opportunities.