Machine Operator in Elgin, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 4/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Machine Operator



Job Summary:

  • This position performs the function of operating a surface mount assembly production line.



Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following; other tasks may be assigned as needed.
  • This position requires the ability to operate all facets of an automated SMT assembly line including the following.
  • Properly loading materials onto feeders for use in the automated surface mount placement machines.
  • Setup the automated surface mount assembly equipment and verification of the stet up in preparation of production.
  • The ability to setup and operate an automatic solder paste printing machine. The ability to interface, operate and perform routine trouble shooing of the SMD assembly machines and address typical problems independently.
  • Must be able to identify problems in their early stages and communicate them as needed to team leader. Perform light and routine maintenance tasks.



Abilities Required:

  • Basic math and computer skills along with good communication skills a must. The ability to read, write and effectively communicate in English.
  • Must be able to read and understand work routers and assembly prints.
  • Identify Surface mount components and orientations.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work both independently and in a team environment. The ability to work safely in a fast-paced environment.
  • The successful completion of an entry level test covering basic math, coordinate plane and SMD component identification.
  • Completing additional testing as additional job functions are required.



Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift more than 15 pound, but no more than 35 pounds, and will require the employee to be on their feet 6 to 8 hours per day.
  • Good vision and hand eye coordination and ability to work with small components.



Education, prior work experience and specialized skills and knowledge:

  • Minimum high school education or GED.
  • The ability to read prints and Bill of Materials.
  • Must be punctual and have good attendance.
  • Previous Surface Mount Experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of DEK screen printers and Assembleon placement machines a plus.



$12.00-13.00/hr
Elgin, IL



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.