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Aerotek Production Associate in Lockport, Illinois


Candidates will be performing the following job functions:

--Candidates will be switching off between the extrusion and injection molding machines

--Package orders, label boxes, palletizing, wrap pallets.

--Product will come off conveyor, and put into a box (1-100) pieces per box, box will be weighed, taped using a taping machine, and put on a pallet

--General clean up of work areas.

-Complete packaging, labeling, and cartonning of products to include label accuracy, package seal integrity, and counts per package and carton (occasional manual packaging and re-packaging of products

-Perform assembly related processes (manual or automated) as needed to produce finished product

-Actively involved in area continuous education and training requirements

--Candidates will be interpreting basic work orders

--Pick orders from the inventory and prepare them for packaging

-- Minor Utilization of computers to track materials and locate them in the inventory. The computer system is called Oracle and they will be using the computer for about 5% of the time during the day to enter data. Will be trained on it once they have proved themselves as a good worker.

--Housekeeping activities, including sweeping and cleaning up the work area to maintain a safe environment

  • Perform Quality checks on product being produced as it is coming down the line constantly. Then moving it along and getting it ready to be shipped out.

--Candidates will be using hand tapers, box cutters, pallet jacks, staplers, scales, etc.

-- The most candidates will have to lift is 50lbs.

2nd Shift 3PM-11PM

3rd Shift 11PM-7AM

Candidates start out at 15 hr - receive a 15% raise one permanent employee


Packaging, Labelling, Quality Checks, Production, General Labor

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Must have's:

  • Attention to detail

  • Manufacturing Experience

  • Standing on their feet for 8 hrs

Nice to have's:

  • Quality check experience

  • Packing, labeling and pallet jack experience



  • No willingness to learn or attention to detail.

  • Unable to be continuously moving and lifting

Experience Level:

Entry Lev

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.