Machine Operator - 2nd & 3rd Shifts in Frankfort, IL at ITW Automotive OEM

Date Posted: 3/5/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    21701 South Harlem Avenue
    Frankfort, IL
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  • Experience:
    0 to 2 year(s)
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Job Description



Summary: Ensure efficient machine operation to produce quality product while working safely and meeting delivery expectations to our customers.


 Operate assembly/or molding machine and auxiliary equipment.

 Inspect assembled or molded parts/assemblies as processed per work instructions

 Follow all safety guidelines and procedures

 Trouble-shoot and repair minor machine problems

 Restart machine after repair or notify Automation Technician if repair is unsuccessful

 Package parts per work instructions

 Responsible for notifying Line Leads, Quality Inspector, Automation Technician and/or Supervisor of any and all defects detected

 Responsible to maintain assigned workstation in an organized and clean manner

 Must remain at workstation unless on break/lunch or authorized by the correct chain of command

 Must complete daily an accurate production report recording scrap and produced parts

 Remove any old labels from gaylords, boxes, and labels

 Other duties may be assigned

Material Tools: hand tools: trim knives, plastic cutters, steel wool, soft or mesh gloves

Assembly and accessory equipment attached to the performance of a specific part such as cooling fixture, heat gun, and grinders


 High School diploma or GED required

 Minimum of 1 year previous work experience preferred

 Operator in Manufacturing environment experience preferred

 Experience and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

 Ability to perform duties independently or in a team environment.

 Good verbal and written communication skills.

 Must be able to work flexible schedule, including shift, overtime and weekends

Physical Demands

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 regularly required to stand for entire shift, use hands to handle, frequently required to reach with hands and arms, and occasionally required to 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.

Job Requirements

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.