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TAPPING OPERATOR

Mundelein, IL, Mundelein, Illinois, United States of America Req #461
Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Founded in 1925, MacLean-Fogg is a worldwide enterprise currently operating 40 global manufacturing facilities across 5 continents with annual sales in excess of one billion (USD) and a workforce of over 3,200 people. MacLean-Fogg is a privately held enterprise headquartered in Mundelein, IL USA and is comprised of two primary businesses, MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions and MacLean Power Systems. MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions (MFCS) is a leading manufacturer of fastener components, engineered components and engineered plastics for automotive, heavy truck, and other diverse industries. MacLean Power Systems (MPS) is a leading manufacturer of products for electric utility, telecommunications and civil markets.

Perform duties to operate a bank of Tapping machines, or ten spindles to cut internal threads in nut blanks, per directions from Tapping Leader and/or Production Supervisor. This position effects quality by producing parts with clean, full threads that conform to customer specifications. 


Responsibilities

• Work from verbal and written instructions, production order schedules

  Start machines and fill machine hoppers, order nut blanks as needed

• Un-jam machines using basic hand tools as required

  Check oil levels, maintain oil levels as prescribed

• Write production tickets, tapping in-process inspection sheets, up-time and down-time reports

• Dump shavings/chips and product pans into appropriated containers as directed

• Change taps as needed during production process

• Notify set-up person when machine runs improperly or runs out of stock which is not replaced in a reasonable amount of time

• Follow appropriate MacLean Fasteners Operating System (MFOS) procedures and instructions

• Maintain general good housekeeping of work area and ensure machines are clean and maintained

• Follow all Safety, Environmental, and Quality policies and guidelines

• Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

• Excellent oral and written communication skills

• Strong time management skills

  Ability to adapt and embrace change in a fast-paced environment

  Must be able to work from written and verbal instructions, order schedules, and shop orders

  Ability to problem solve

  Must have a strong mechanical aptitude and be able to use basic hand tools, wrenches, and threaded and blank plug gages

  Must be a self-starter with good organizational skills and a high level of reliability

• Must be a self-motivated team player

EOE-Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Various agencies of the United States Government require employers to maintain information on applicants pertaining to factors such as race, sex, and type of position for which an individual applies. The information requested is voluntary and for compliance with certain record keeping requirements. MacLean-Fogg Company has a long-standing commitment to equal employment opportunity for all its associates and applicants for employment.  MacLean-Fogg Company believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities and does not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of race, color, gender, affectional or sexual orientation, domestic partnership status, ancestry, religion, national origin,citizenship status, marital status, disability, veteran status, age or any other protected group status.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Mundelein, IL, Mundelein, Illinois, United States of America