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Machine Operators in Kalkaska at ITW Specialty Products

Date Posted: 4/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kalkaska
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/15/2019

Job Description

Coding Products (Kalkaska, MI) is a member of the Specialty Films division of Illinois Tool Works (NYSE: ITW), a Fortune 200 global diversified industrial manufacturer.  We offer a safe work environment with a stable company that has been specializing in the development and manufacture of standard and custom printing ribbons for 40 years. 

We have two Slitter (machine) Operator positions open: one 2nd shift (Mon - Fri 2:00-10:30p) and one 3rd shift (Sun-Thur 10:00p-6:30a).  Starting pay is $11.64/hour plus an additional $0.75/hour shift premium from 6:00p-6:00a.  The primary responsibility of this position is the setup and operation of multi-blade slitting machines to cut and wind large rolls of ink-coated polypropylene or polyester film into smaller rolls as determined by customer specification.  Operators are also responsible for quality, material handling and packing duties. The physical requirements include constant standing/walking; constant use of upper extremities to handle/manipulate/lift/carry/reach; and ability to visually identify product quality defects. 

Job Requirements

Our ideal candidates have a stable employment history, a positive and collaborative attitude, a desire to learn, and a demonstrated ability to work safely in producing a quality product.  Prior applicable manufacturing experience is preferred, but not required.  Mechanical aptitude and basic computer skills are a plus.  Candidates selected for employment must pass a post-offer drug screen and background check. 

Coding Products' employees enjoy a full benefit package which includes medical, dental, prescription drug, 401K with a company match, life insurance, wellness programs, career-related tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, 10 paid holidays per year, vacation, personal time, and a corporate matching gift program for charitable donations! 

ITW 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.


If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system due to your disability, please email hrdept@ itwsf.com to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.