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Aerotek Machine Operator in Aurora, Illinois


Seeking skilled Punch Press and Brake Press or Spot Welding operators with a background in a heavy manufacturing environment. RWI has added hospital beds into their product line to do everything they can to help during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Candidates need to have experience operating a Punch Press, Brake Press, Shears, or Spot Welding Machine

Candidates will need 2-3 years of setting up and operating a Punch Press (up to 500 ton press) or Brake Press machine. Candidates must have the ability to set up and operate the presses. Candidates must be able to read blue prints and utilize measuring instruments such as mics, cals, and rulers. Candidates must be comfortable lifting up to 50lbs of steel material. Candidates must be able to troubleshoot mechanical issues and perform maintenance tasks on the equipment.

Candidates will set up (2-3 set ups per shift) and operate a variety of Punch Press and Brake press machines making necessary adjustments to the machine, loading and off loading material, and quality inspecting finished product. These candidates will be manufacturing hospital beds. Main responsibilities will be to set up and operate the equipment. Troubleshoot any mechanical issues to the equipment to maintain production. Perform maintenance tasks on equipment. Quality checks throughout production process, utilizing measuring instruments and paper documentation

RWI is ramping up their 1st shift because of a product line change. Due to COVID-19 they are beginning to manufacture hospital beds for medical facilities and hospitals.

1st shift: 6:00am-2:00pm

Pay $17-$17.50 an hour

90 day CTH


Punch Press, Brake Press, Set up, Operate, Spot Welder, blue print reading, Shears, Laser Operator, Banner Welder, micrometer, calipers, Machine operation, Hand tool

Top Skills Details:

Punch Press

Brake press

Spot Welding Machine

Set up and Operate

Mics and cals

blue print reading ability

Heavy manufacturing experience

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

2-3 years of set up and operating punch press or brake press machines

blue print reading ability

mics and cals

candidates with laser operating experience, spot welding, or banner welding experience will be considered

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.