Illinois Tool Works, Inc. Machine Operator Trainee - 1st Shift in Elk Grove Village, Illinois
Machine Operator Trainee - 1st Shift
2700 York Rd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, USA
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
ITW Shakeproof serves major automotive OEMs and their tier suppliers with metal, cold-headed fasteners totaling approximately $160m in revenue. In addition to ITW's industry leading research and development capabilities, ITW Shakeproof enhances our customers' competitive advantage by:
Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in North America.
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.
We are looking for individual with strong mechanical aptitude to join our team as a cold heading trainee. Shift time Monday-Friday 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM.
Compiles dimensions of stock, sequence of machining operations, and type and size of thread from charts and specifications
Selects, installs, and adjusts threading die, die cutters, chamfering tools, feed grips, pressure tripping mechanism, cams, gears and pulleys. Also sets feed rails, parts bowl, and roller sorter to ensure quality parts
Adjusts speed control knobs to synchronize transfer and ejection of stock with machine action
Selects correct SEMS components (washers) and loads into machine
Complies with all safety regulations and TS161949 policies
Verifies dimensions of workpieces with specifications. Modifies and grinds thread roll dies as necessary
Maintains, oils, and cleans machines on a regular basis. Drains and cleans oil trays; dumps scrap and sweeps floors to maintain housekeeping standards
Recognize and inspect quality issues and troubleshoots process or quality issues with engineers to correct and document
Perform other duties as assigned
High School Diploma or equivalent
Highly motivated individual with a positive attitude
Ability to work in a fast paced environment both in a team and individually
Strong Organizational skills and attention to detail
Strong mechanical aptitude
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operation and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Basic mathematical skills
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
1 year experience of machine operation or automotive repair or equivalent trade school
Ability to read and interpret blueprints
Able to use gaging equipment such as calipers, micrometers, etc.
Experience using basic hand tools
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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.