Coating Machine Operator - 3rd shift in Kalkaska at IW Specialty Films/Coding Products

Date Posted: 3/22/2020

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    111 West Park Drive
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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, clean 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 one Coater (machine) Operator position available on 3rd shift, working 10:00pm - 6:30am Sunday- Thursday.  Starting pay is $15.91/hour (includes  $1.25/hour shift premium).  The primary responsibility of this position is to setup, troubleshoot, adjust and operate the coating machine and associated equipment to coat jumbo rolls of polypropylene or polyester film with a solvent-based ink.  Operators are also responsible for quality testing.  The physical requirements include frequent standing/walking, and use of upper extremities to handle/manipulate/lift/carry/reach; and ability to visually identify product quality defects.

ITW offers its employees a path for advancement, a competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package designed to help employees care for themselves, their families, and their futures.

Job Requirements

Our ideal candidate has 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, vision, 401K with a company match, life insurance, wellness programs, career-related tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, 12 paid holidays per year, vacation and sick time starting in year of hire, 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@ to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.



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