Machine Operator - 1st Shift (7:00am-3:00pm) in Mokena, IL at ITW Automotive OEM

Date Posted: 5/12/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    9629 197th Street
    Mokena, IL
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  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

The primary function of this role is operating injection molding machines, assembly machines and or/auxiliary equipment. 

• Inspect and assemble parts and assemblies in compliance with work instructions 

• Place packed manufactured parts in required/proper packaging, layer packing parts

• Effectively communicate with supervisor and quality control technicians on any non-conformance in a timely fashion

• Responsible for the quality of products 

• Maintain assigned workstation in an organized, clean and neat manner according to established success standards

• General housekeeping of the workstation and surrounding area by sweeping, restocking components, picking up parts prior to the end of the shift or leaving the work area

• Complete all required paperwork accurately and legibly

• Ensure that each part label is accurate

Job Requirements

• High school diploma or equivalent required

• Experience in a manufacturing environment required

• Must be able to work weekends and work a flexible schedule when required.  

• Ability to read, write and speak English 

• Good mechanical aptitude along with good computer literacy

• Strong organizational skills 

• Basic math skills required (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)

Physical Requirements: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is required to stand for the full duration of the shift; use hands to handle and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 35 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. 

Interpersonal Skills: 

Alternative or combined skills in understanding, counseling, and/or influencing people are important in achieving job objectives, causing action, understanding others, or changing behavior; and, skills of persuasiveness or assertiveness, as well as sensitivity to the point of view of others. 

Working Conditions: 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

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 process due to your disability, please call 708-479-3326 to request assistance.  No other requests will be acknowledged.

Automotive OEM
ITW’s Automotive OEM segment designs and manufactures innovative fasteners, interior and exterior components, and powertrain and braking systems for OEMs and their top-tier suppliers. ITW’s automotive businesses have a high level of customer intimacy, enabling customer-back innovation to address complex needs such as vehicle efficiency, safety, and quality. Deep market knowledge and strong manufacturing process capabilities allow ITW’s automotive businesses to be nimble, niche problem solvers for their sophisticated customers.