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NPS Corp Experienced Machine Operator in West Chicago, Illinois

Tired Of Quarantine? Become an Essential Worker at NPS! We are HIRING while others are cutting jobs.Apply today to secure your position with NPS!

NPS has strict anti-COVID policies at each facility to ensure we keep our employees and their families safe while taking good care of our customers:

  • Everyone in the building must wear masks when within 6 feet of another employee

  • Sanitizing wet wipes are provided throughout the building including one for each work station

  • Employee and visitor temperatures are taken on arrival

  • Social Distancing measures are enforced throughout the facility

Our address is:1270 Nuclear DriveWest Chicago, IL 60185

You get things done. That?s who you are and how you roll- and that?s exactly what we need. Your skills with our equipment keeps production running smoothly. For short, we call you our ?Machine Operator,? however you?re so much more than that. You get our products ready for market, and communicate well, while delivering consistency and quality control.

About YOU

  • Self-motivated and proactive, and people love your positive 'can do' attitude

  • Ability to lift and occasionally carry 50 pounds and can perform physical labor (climb, bend, etc.)

  • Communicates well and can adapt to varying work conditions

  • Have basic computer skills and can learn our systems, including our record keeping system

  • Can comply with the Handbook

  • Ability to pass our pre-employment drug screening

  • You want to be challenged, and you are always learning

  • You are mechanically inclined (or willing to be trained!)

  • Recognize the strength in positive team work

  • Welcome the need to be trained and to help others

Basic Job Duties

Set up, operate, or tend equipment that may perform various functions, such as rewinding/folding, slitting, banding, blowing, wrapping,packing, or stacking. Specific job duties vary depending upon the workcenter you operate in.

  • Follow all safety procedures, including and not limited to: LOTO, machine guarding, and PPE requirements

  • Operate and ensure that the machine is running at optimum level.

  • Produce and package products according to specifications.

  • Identify and react to production problems (raw materials shortages, out of spec materials, quality issues, etc.)

  • Perform quality checks to monitor physical characteristics of product and take corrective action as needed.

  • Assist with machine clean-ups as required.

  • Perform setups and change-overs as needed.

  • Make machine adjustments using basic hand tools.

  • Report on production information including down-time.

  • Maintain a clean and organized workspace.

Depending on the division and work center you are in, you may perform the following specific functions:

  • Use controls to regulate tension, synchronize speed, adjust product wind/folding

  • Set perforation blades/anvils and slitters according to product specifications

  • Load backstands and thread material through embossers, slitters, folders or rewinders

  • Troubleshoot downstream equipment as applicable

About ESP

We?re a fast-paced, rapidly growing, motivated corporation. Just what you want your workplace to be, right? Our family-oriented culture and fun atmosphere really set us apart. What other places claim, we live: work hard and play hard in a team-focused environment always looking to grow.

Evolution Sorbent Products, LLC, (ESP), a division of NPS Corporation, produces high-performance industrial sorbents and spill-control products. Our focus is on developing and manufacturing innovative new sorbent products that increase the competitiveness of our customers.

We have a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in West Chicago, IL that feeds into a coast-to-coast network of regional distribution centers as well as our world-wide network of international customers. Our sorbents are used around the world to handle some of the most demanding environmental, safety, medical, and janitorial/sanitation industry challenges.

And Now ... the Perks!

  • Medical, dental, vision- NPS is in the top 25% of companies offering this benefit.NPS Uses United Health Care- a National carrier.

  • HSA with company contributions

  • Critical Illness & Accident Insurances

  • Wellness Program with monetary incentives

  • Paid vacation

  • Paid holidays

  • $1,000 Employee Referral Program

  • 401k with company contribution

  • Employer paid STD, LTD, life insurance

Equal Opportunity Employer