MATERIAL HANDLER COORDINATOR in Matteson, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ITW Description:

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) is a global Fortune 200 diversified manufacturing company that delivers specialized expertise, innovative thinking and value-added products to meet critical customer needs in a variety of industries.   ITW, with approximately 14.5 billion dollars in global revenues, operates 8 major segments with businesses in 57 countries that employ approximately 49,000 women and men. These talented individuals, many of whom have specialized engineering or scientific expertise, contribute to our global leadership in innovation. We are proud of our broad portfolio of more than 16,000 active patents.

Division Description: 

ITW Deltar Fasteners serves all the major OEMs and their tier suppliers with plastic fasteners totaling approximately $250M in revenues. Units include:  Frankfort, IL; Chippewa Falls, WI and our Commercial Sales and Engineering in Troy, MI. 


The division drives profitability by leveraging its innovative solutions and application engineering.  In addition to ITW’s industry leading research and development capabilities, ITW Deltar Fasteners enhance our customers’ competitive advantage by…

  • Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in NA.
  • Exchanging product, process and benchmarking information with sister units worldwide.
  • Continually improving processes, material and designs to ensure every product exceeds customer specifications while providing unparalleled value.

Position Summary:

The Material Handler Coordinator – Deltar Fasteners will report to the Production Manager – Deltar Fasteners. The most important responsibility for this position is to coordinate the resources and assign tasks to the material handlers to ensure that correct materials, quantities, equipment and conditioning are ready for production use when required. This position requires to work in coordination with production, shipping, outsourcing and purchasing of raw materials, assuring that all the tasks and communication are successfully and efficiently done. 

Job Requirements

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate Material Handlers activities and tasks.
  • Coordination with other departments (production, shipping, outsourcing and purchasing) to assure the communication, effectiveness and completion in all the daily operations.
  • Assure that the blended raw material activities and tasks are done.
  • Raw material inventory control. Support and assure that inventory control plan and activities are done.
  • Troubleshooting of the Central Feeding Systems and drying systems.
  • Organize and assure training of new hires.
  • Trash, compactor bin and regrinded material bins coordination.
  • Perform and support the Material Handlers as required in their daily tasks.
  • Shed Organization, 5S improvement.
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned.


Position Skills and Experience Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years of technical experience with plastic injection molding, along with hands on experience with raw materials, mold set-up, and troubleshooting skills for electric injection machines and auxiliary equipment.
  • 3 years of experience with Central Feeding systems & trouble shooting.
  • Personal Computer experience (email, Excel files, generate reports in Trans4m).
  • Ability to read/understand schedules.
  • Use of calculators.
  • Hand and Power lift truck operation.
  • Excellent work and safety record.
  • 5S and Continuous Improvement identification and implementation.
  • Ability to lift 55 lbs.


Other Considerations:


  • Ability to wear personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in designated areas
  • This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship.
  • Willing and able to travel
  • Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
  • Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a background check and drug test. 

ITW Deltar Fasteners is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national, origin, disability or protected veteran status.