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Forging Operator


  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Carol Stream, Illinois

Forging Operator


We are currently looking to hire forging operators for our 2nd shift manufacturing facility in Carol Stream, IL. The positions pay 16.40/hour to start and can interview and start ASAP! These are all direct opportunties with full benefits!


Job Responsibilities:

  • Works in a two to three person team to forge and trim parts for use in automobile hub bearing units
  • Reads job instructions to produce specified values including basic mathematical calculations
  • Operates and adjusts forge press according to guidelines and in a safe manner
  • Sets up and uses machine interfaces to operate a forging press, trimming press, electric billet furnace and billet hopper
  • Performs tooling changes of forging and trimming presses
  • Checks and maintains fluid levels of line equipment
  • Performs daily PM’s and 5S of forging line equipment and the line area
  • Accurately completes quality and production control documents
  • Reads tooling and part blue prints
  • Uses gauges to accurately measure and verify proper part dimensions
  • This position requires a combination of sitting, standing and walking for an entire eight to twelve hour shift

Job Requirements

  • Focus on safety Forklift experience and experience in a manufacturing environment
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in manufacturing and or mechanically inclined
  • Knowledge of basic machine operation / controls
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, physically demanding environment
  • Ability to trouble shoot processes and line equipment
  • Capable of working in challenging work conditions
  • Physically fit / capable of lifting up to 75lbs
  • Forging experience
  • Mechanical experience/Mechanically inclined
  • Ability to work unsupervised and lead a 2 to 3 person production team