Warehouse Operator in Chicago Heights, IL at Illinois Tool Works Inc.

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

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Job Description

ITW Specialty Films Division

A division of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW), a Fortune 200 Company, ITW Specialty Films Division is part of the Specialty Products Segment. 

The ITW Specialty Films Division has manufacturing and sales in the Americas, Europe and Asia.  The division has amassed vast experience in the development, design, and manufacture of a wide array of unique films, foils, holography, laminates, and transfers.  The division offers customers a comprehensive, broad portfolio of unique solutions for a wide variety of consumer and industrial applications including architectural, card, containers, cosmetics and personal care, medical, pipe and cable, transportation parts and accessories and more.  These solutions are used by customers around the world and can be applied to a wide range of substrates including: glass, label, metal, plastic, rubber and wood. 


Maintain safe and organized dock area.  Receive incoming materials and perform data entry into the computer.  Prepare and ship domestic and international orders.  Provide other departments with supplies.  Provide all departments with raw material needs.  Receive raw materials via tanker.


  • Operate a fork truck to load and unload trucks, move skids, drums, bags, cardboard, etc., into and out of rack locations up to 14’ high as necessary

  • Process P.O.s and label and barcode incoming materials and enter their receipt accurately into the computer business system.  Accurately transfer inventories in system when items are physically moved between locations.

  • Load and unload material into tank farm tanks.

  • Regularly provide production departments with raw materials from warehouse.

  • Prepare orders for shipping (international as well as domestic; UPS & Federal Express processing). Review documents, compare and check quantities, etc. Review customer specifications and work orders for packaging details. Wrap, band, and shrink wrap orders. Stage orders for shipping.

  • Learn and use knowledge of part numbers and warehouse locations to efficiently and quickly access and move materials. Move inventory between buildings.

  • Monitor and process e-mails from customer service to pull orders.

  • Perform accurate and thorough cycle counts of inventory as directed.

  • Perform daily forklift inspections and follow all safety and security precautions.

  • Deliver supplies to internal customers


Hand tools, forklifts, hand/ power trucks, drum lifter, shrink wrapper, bander, table saw, etc.


Job Requirements


  • High school diploma, or GED combined with ideally, 1 -2 years related shipping and receiving experience preferred, including forklift driving (and ability to use forklift up to 14’), some data entry and inventory control.

  • Experience using basic business computer system and e-mail.

  • See Physical requirements below.

  • Ability to follow, (written and verbal) read, and write instructions without supervision. Able to calculate using basic math and calculator for addition, multiplication. Measure weights, dimensions, and fractions.

  • Ability to work safely and efficiently in a hazardous environment.

  • Able to work various shifts



  • General housekeeping duties.  Must maintain neat and orderly work area with special attention to hazardous waste.  Track and order skids as necessary.

  • Maintain the dumpster and arrange pick-ups when full. Receive incoming skids and load scrap skids as necessary.

  • Strict adherence to safety regulations, security regulations and work rules.

  • Other duties as assigned.

ITW Specialty Films 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 email hrmfg@cfcintl.com to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.