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Mundelein, IL, Mundelein, Illinois, United States of America Req #605
Monday, July 29, 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 run a deflection machine that distorts threads in order to create a locking nut. Operator is also responsible for assembling nuts, washers and nylon inserts.


  • Responsible for operation of one to ten machines as assigned
  • Participate and exercise influence in regards to strategic direction of the business
  • Keep machine tracks and feed bowls clear and unjammed using basic hand tools
  • Create and implement annual expense, productivity, and capital budgets
  • Perform testing of torque ranges depending on which machines are running
  • Adjust torque settings on machines when required, check torque on parts being produced, and document on all process sheets
  • Perform dimensional specification tests as specified by control plan
  • Monitor quality of incoming and current running parts and coordinate with quality personnel regarding incoming part problems
  • Create production tickets including description, job, lot number, part number, and place on tub of finished deflected parts and order new product from material handling to replace finished parts
  • Log shop orders in JD Edwards
  • Report machine problems to department manager, leader or setter; may also explain problem to maintenance personnel
  • 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
  • Forecast and monitor expenditure for short term planning and approve spending as appropriate  


  • 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, blueprints, and shop orders
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Must have a strong mechanical aptitude and be able to use thread gage and basic hand tools
  • Must be a self-starter with good organizational skills and a high level of reliability
  • Must be a self-motivated team player

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.

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  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
  • Mundelein, IL, Mundelein, Illinois, United States of America