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Illinois Tool Works, Inc. Punch Press Operator - Stampings in Broadview, Illinois

Punch Press Operator - Stampings

  • 2550 S 27th Ave, Broadview, IL 60155, USA

  • Full-time

  • FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

    Company Description

ITW Shakeproof Industrial serves all the major OEMs and their tier suppliers with metal fasteners totaling approximately $60M in revenues. Units include: Watertown, WI; Iron Ridge, WI; Milwaukee, WI; and Broadview, IL.

The division drives profitability by leveraging its innovative solutions and application engineering. In addition to ITW’s industry-leading research and development capabilities, ITW Shakeproof Industrial enhance our customers’ competitive advantage by…

  • Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in WI & IL.

  • Exchanging product, process and bench marking information with sister units.

  • Continually improving processes, material, and designs to ensure every product exceeds customer specifications while providing unparalleled value.

    Job Description

    Position Summary:

Individual will be responsible for safely, and efficiently operating/setting-up die’s to produce parts to rate while meeting dimensional specs. Would prefer individual to have experience with Bruderer’s, Minster’s, Federal’s, Aida’s, and Hovis ranging from 25-150 tons.

Essential Functions:

  1. Set-up die’s on presses following our job instructions.

  2. Operate press safely and effectively to meet standard rates, coil changes and minor adjustments per product requirement.

  3. Identifies, and troubleshoots complex quality product.

  4. Adhere to defined quality procedures to ensure quality parts through the use and care of defined measuring equipment such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges, and optical comparator.

  5. Read and analyze blueprints/job travelers for successful set-up’s, and production runs.

  6. Visually inspect product and ensure parts meet dimensional print specs before departing production floor.

  7. Accurately report labor data onto our Syspro software.

  8. Perform basic material handling duties with the use of a forklift, pallet jack, or die truck to move material, die’s, and stage parts.

  9. Prepare and maintain accurate records.

  10. Clean equipment and keep work area neat and orderly.

  11. Participate as a Trainer when necessary.

  12. To work in any other area of the plant by the request of your supervisor.


    Required Skill, Education and Experience

• Basic reading/writing/math skills

• Mechanical ability and knowledge of tools and machinery

• Ability to focus and prioritize task and objectives

• Good communication skills

• Ability to lift/pull up to forty (40) pound

• Knowledge of use of measuring devices, blueprints and drawings preferred

• Knowledge of punch presses preferred

Additional Information

ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential.

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

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ITW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.