Machine Operator Set Up in Elk Grove Village, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 5/11/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Machine Operator Set Up   
Responsibilities Include:
  • Multi-tasks and sets up, runs, or oversees multiple machines to maximize efficiency
  • Manufactures or selects appropriate tooling and fixtures needed to complete a job
  • Runs production, including secondary operations, as instructed and within the routed timeframe on a variety of machinery and equipment, including drill press and de-burring equipment 
  • Visually inspect production for surface finish, burrs, scratches, rust, and other defects
  • Owns product quality checks product against blueprint or drawing using various measuring equipment, including micrometers, calipers, profile projector/comparator, etc., ensuring all quality standards are met or exceeded.
  • Counts, marks, and packs parts, if needed
  • Performs mechanical tasks such as loading and unloading vises, fixtures, and parts.
  • Returns all tools to the Tool crib and all measuring equipment to Quality Department.
  • Communicates instructions and oversees jobs run by lower-skilled personnel as needed or asked
  • Keeps work area neat and orderly
  • Completes Operations Sheet and other appropriate documents neatly and accurately.
  • Effectively uses Real-Time Data Collection for working hours and logging into and out of production
  • Works with Lead or Engineering to ensure accurate set-up and run estimated times.
  • Complies with appropriate company and machine safety policies & procedures
  • Works in accordance with the Company's Work Instructions, Policies, and Procedures, including safety and those governing the quality system as defined by ISO/AS and outlined in the Quality Policy and Procedure Manuals
  • Communicates all production information such as quality issues, scrap rates, and other problems to appropriate personnel, including the Lead, Supervisor, Engineering, and Quality Department
  • Participates in activities to increase personal skill level, overall departmental processes and product quality
  • Receives, understands and follows all written and oral instructions
  • Resolves day-to-day issues by working effectively with others
  • Accepts and completes other duties required to meet company needs as assigned by Supervisor/Manager
Job Requirements:
  • Reads, understands, and interprets blueprints and customer specifications
  • Identifies, uses, and interprets appropriate calibrated metrology devices for piece part inspection
  • Distinguishes different raw materials (e.g. Stainless Steel vs. Cold Rolled Steel)
  • Maintains a working knowledge of appropriate mathematical skills (e.g. basic trigonometry)
  • Reads, writes, and communicates in English
  • Follows written and verbal instruction
  • Accepts and succeeds with OSHA-required training in Lock-out/Tag-out, Hazard Communication, PPE, and Emergency Evacuation
  • Accepts and succeeds with in-house training on all assigned machinery and equipment
 Job Site:  Elk Grove Village, IL 
1st Shift:
7:00 AM-5:30 PM
Please apply now for immediate consideration if you would like to advance your career with this opportunity.
Elite Staffing
674 Wise
Hanover Park, IL 6013

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All employees of Elite Staffing must be 18 years or older and authorized to work in the United States.

Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.CB3