Machine Operator


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID




Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD17.50/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Kankakee, IL - (USA) 586 Latham Drive Suite 5 IL Bourbonnais , IL 60914 Phone : 815-939-7070



Job Description

Manpower is currently seeking a Machine Operator in Kankakee. As an employee of Manpower, you will have the opportunity to work at one or multiple clients that we have on a temporary or temporary to hire basis.

What's in it for you?

* Weekly Pay

* Pay: $17.50/hr.

* 2nd Shift Available

* College Tuition: No out-of-pocket tuition with Manpower's MyPath Program

What the job is:

* Main position is operating a line for bunching copper strands together.

* Operator loads reels onto payoffs using a hand cart. Multiple strands/reels are bunched and spooled onto plastic reels. Operator will monitor lines and completed reels are unloaded using a cart, then weighed and placed onto skids using a fork truck.

* Secondary position is to monitor a multi-wire drawing line. A hydraulic lift is used to remove the reels then a lift cart is used to transfer the reel to the storage area.

* Secondary position also running a rod mill. Operator moves coil of copper rod into position using a fork truck then welds ends together. The rod mill draws the copper rod down and taken up at a coiler. The coiler processes the wire onto a stem. The operator rolls the stem out of the coiler then transfers it to a storage area using a fork truck.

* Operators will be crossed trained in each position.

* Constant standing and walking.

* Use of fork truck.

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