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Kelly Services Laser Machine Operator in Pontiac, Illinois

Kelly Services has an exciting permanent opportunity for an entry level Machine Operator in Pontiac, IL.

Must be able to read tape measure to 1/32.


  1. Assists with operation of laser, learning operation of machine; loading programs.

  2. Assists with cleaning of optics.

  3. Assists with dimensional inspections.

  4. Assists with detection of and reports defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.

  5. Participates in accomplishment of continuous improvement objectives for the department. Participates in the identification of problem areas and development of resolutions to address them.

  6. Completes all paperwork and timekeeping cards associated with the position.

  7. Maintains satisfactory performance and attendance.


High school diploma or equivalent.

Good manual dexterity required.

Minimum of 1 year manufacturing experience required.

Experience in metal machining or comparable proven mechanical aptitude.

Must be able to read and understand training instructions, job instructions, and safety instructions, which are provided verbally and written

Ability to learn new skills, adapt to change and continuously look for improvements to processes.

Learning to identify defects, analyze cause and resolve; and/or provide accurate information regarding problem to more experienced co-worker.

Observes safety standards, follows safety rules, wear specified personal protective equipment.


  1. Ability to stand at work center 100 of the workday

  2. Frequent bending, stooping, twisting, walking.

  3. Ability to move and handle 50-pound items frequently during the workday.

  4. 20/20 vision with or without correction.

Why Kelly ® ?

As a worker today, it’s up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find what’s next is what we’re all about. We know what’s going on in the evolving world of work—just ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.