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IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. Operator I - Distribution Center in Sycamore, Illinois

J. Walter Becker founded IDEAL in 1916 and made a promise that is still an important part of the way IDEAL operates today: "An IDEAL product will provide a value greater than the price paid for it. Service is a part of the product." Becker's foundational principle represents our everyday commitment to you. It's the driving force behind our partnerships with the world's leading distributors, a state of the art delivery system, outstanding customer and technical support and variety of operational benefits designed to save you time and money. It means we're proud of the way we do business.

IDEAL brings you products that make your job easier; products that you can rely on, with warranties you can trust; products that are available whenever and wherever you need them. Every IDEAL product comes with the promise made by our founder more than 90 years ago.

Hours: Monday through Friday 7AM-3:30PM

  • Follow all safety procedures.

  • Perform routine production tasks under the close direction of the Supervisor and/or lead person, including but not limited to forming, assembling and packaging of our products; the set-up and operation of various work stations; pulling and packaging customer orders and stock replenishment.

  • May require use of various tools and equipment including, but not limited to hand tools, soldering equipment, assembly and test equipment, hand trucks, material handling equipment, RF devices, and tape machines.

  • Follow all quality procedures and instructions.

  • Maintain housekeeping in the work area.

Other related duties as directed by management.


  • Must be able to follow directions, both verbal and written, including simple assembly instructions and diagrams.

  • Visual acuity and hand dexterity to package and assemble a variety of materials is required.

  • For selected tasks, color and depth perception may be required.

  • Ability to perform routine computer data entry and queries is required.

  • Able to work effectively in a team environment.


  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Up to three months of experience in manufacturing or distribution is desired.


  • Must be able to frequently lift, push and pull up to 10 lbs., for 8-9 hours per day and, on occasion, lift up to 40 lbs. This capability will either be determined from a physical exam, or verifiable past performance.

  • Frequently requires prolonged standing, walking, and/or sitting during a shift (8-9 hours) with frequent reaching, pulling and bending.

  • May be required to pass a physical exam for wearing a respirator, which is a requirement for certain jobs.


  • Hot/cold temperatures based on seasonal variations.

  • May be subject to humidity, noise, odors, dust.

  • Occasional exposure to chemical and/or mechanical hazards.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

ID: 2021-2836

Shift: 1st

External Company Name: IDEAL Industries, Inc.

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Street: 434 Borden Avenue