Cold Heading Machine Operator Trainee
at ITW Employee Network

Date Posted: 11/26/2019

Job Description

ITW Shakeproof has an opening for an Cold Heading Machine Operator Trainee on 2nd Shift at our Elgin facility. ITW Shakeproof Automotive serves all the major Automotive OEMs and their tier suppliers with metal fasteners totaling approximately $170M in revenues. Our major plants are in Elgin IL, Machesney Park, IL, Elk Grove Village, IL, Darlington WI, and Bedford Heights, OH. Our Sales Center is in Troy, MI.

Essential Duties

  • Assist and observe designated Thread Roll Operators in operation and setup up of machinery.
  • Attend and complete all training sessions as required
  • Learn proper usage of gaging devices and utilize devices to complete proper inspection of parts to ensure parts are in print
  • Complete and maintain all appropriate production records and forms.
  • Learn and maintain proper housekeeping standards
  • Complies with all safety regulations and TS161949 policies
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Highly motivated individual with a positive attitude
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment both in a team and individually
  • Strong Organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operation and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Ability to work lift up to 50 pounds

Desired/Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year experience of machine operation or automotive repair or equivalent trade school
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Able to use gaging equipment such as calipers, micrometers, etc.
  • Experience using basic hand tools

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