ITW Cold Heading Operator - 3rd Shift in Elk Grove Village, Illinois
We are looking for an experienced cold-heading operator to join our team! This individual would be responsible for setting up and operating single or multi die double stroke (SDDS) cold header and forge pointer to produce quality automotive fasteners from cold metal rod or wire by performing the following duties. Shift time 11:00 PM - 7:30 AM Sunday - Friday.
Assist and observe designated Setup Operators in operation and setup up of machinery
Selects, installs, and aligns dies, cutting tools, guides, and stops to setup machine. Sets controls to synchronize machine actions for various operations on work piece in specified sequence
Positions coil of metal wire or rod on feed spindle and threads it through straightening rolls into feed mechanism
Adjusts settings of dies on controls, as required, to produce product within specified tolerances and meeting quality standards
Starts machine to begin production and observes machine operations for evidence of malfunction and products for defects
Maintains, oils, and cleans machines on a regular basis
Drains and cleans oil trays; dumps scrap, and sweeps floor to maintain housekeeping standards
Ensures all quality and safety documentation is completed with oversight
High School diploma or the equivalent required; Associates degree preferred
Prior experience operating single and multi-die header machines
Continuous Improvement Mindset
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 50 pounds
Understanding and compliance with safety rules and regulations
Strong verbal and written communication skills
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.