Sorting Machine Operator in Elgin, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 6/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Elgin, IL
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/20/2018

Job Description


Job Title: Sorting Machine Operator



ITW Description:

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) is a 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 18 billion dollars
in global revenues, operates 8 major segments with businesses in 56 countries that employ approximately 51,000 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 10,000 active patents. 

Division Description:

Shakeproof Automotive Products (SAP) serves all the major OEMs and their tier suppliers with metal/cold headed fasteners totaling approximately $175M in revenues. Units include: Bedford, OH, Elk Grove, Elgin, Machesney Park, IL, and Darlington, WI. The metals
division drives profitability by leveraging its innovative solutions and application engineering. In addition to ITW’s industry leading research and development capabilities, Shakeproof Automotive Products (SAP) 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.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Starts machine and performs daily checks to detect malfunctions of machine.
  • Programs parts by setting the parameters into each machine.
  • Troubleshoots and reports any malfunctioning machinery to supervisor and maintenance.
  • Performs daily maintenance and setups to ensure good operation of machines.
  • Prints labels and affixes to containers to ensure lot control.
  • Prepares product to ship, free of mixtures and product defects.
  • Figures weight per container using simple math.
  • Follows all safety rules and policies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma or the equivalent technical training required
  • Past Experience operating machinery
  • Knowledge and basic computer operation ability
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Forklift certified
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide all units of measure and compute ratios and percentages
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating, and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to complete routine production and quality reports
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
  • Understanding and compliance with safety rules and regulations
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills