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Legrand NA Machine Operator Wire-Mesh in Mascoutah, Illinois

At a Glance

Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Conductor In-Training to join the Legrand/Cablofil Team in Mascoutah, IL. Conductor-In-Training are responsible for learning the operation of the Wire Mesh Welding Machine.

What Will You Do?

  • Use wire feed welder to weld broken tray.

  • Use multimeters to help trouble shoot electrical systems on all production machines.

  • Use grinders, drills and other hand-held tools to maintain & modified production line.

  • Use measuring tools: micro motor, calipers, ruler, and scales.

  • Assist with setting up operations for the day. And ensure machines are ready for operation.

  • Must wear appropriate PPE and follow all safety policies and practices.

  • Review production schedules and ensure correct size tray is produced within standards, properly packaged, and loaded on trucks.

  • Ensure production line is safe, clean and in good working condition.

  • Complete scheduled and unscheduled maintenance.

  • Ensure tools are in place.

  • Assist with changeovers.

  • Modify existing programs as needed to ensure quality of end product.

  • Preform hourly inspections, quality checks and inspect tray.

  • Complete daily & weekly paper work ie. daily report, monthly tracking, TRS board.

  • Keep Supervisors informed of machine problems such as break downs or bad wire & spare parts inventory.

  • Practice continuous improvement by participating in meetings and workshops.

  • Adjusting settings in the set- up and control of production equipment in accordance with applicable procedures and instructions.

  • Perform both mechanical and electrical machine maintenance activities.

  • Additional responsibilities may arise through the development of the above listed items.

Required Skills

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Able to perform repetitive job functions; hand mobility, bending, kneeling, pushing, and pulling

  • Able to stand for at least 8 hours per day

  • Basic Computer knowledge

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures

Preferred Skills

  • Four years of experience with mechanical equipment & general manufacturing experience

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Experience in use of measuring gauges

  • Experience working with hydraulic and pneumatic valves, cylinders, pumps, motors and motor controls, variable frequency drives, contactors, breakers and PLC controls

  • Basic electrical background (12 v to 480 v) and experience with 3 phase electric troubleshooting

About Legrand

Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world’s best employers. For more information, visit

About Legrand North and Central America

Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting). LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women’s network. LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity. For more information, visit

About Legrand’s Electrical Wiring Systems Division

Legrand’s Electrical Wiring Systems (EWS) division provides the most complete line of residential, commercial and industrial electrical wiring devices in the world. EWS has strong market positions in wiring devices, raceway, floor & open space, overhead systems, pro-installed home systems and specialty networking across a number of exciting verticals including industrial food and beverage, hospitality and residential builders. For more information, visit wiring devices

Equal Opportunity Employer

External Company Name: Legrand North America

Street: 8319 State Route 4