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Machine Operator 2nd Shift at Flex

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Buffalo Grove, Illinois

Job Description:

Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at


  • Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing

  • Type: Public Company


  • Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123

  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees

  • Website:

Job Description

The Machine Operator will be based in Buffalo Grove, IL. The Machine Operator will be responsible to perform a variety of duties in the set-up and operation of equipment as defined in the work instructions for each process.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration

  • Passionate customer focus

  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution

  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement

  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…

  • Reviews production schedules, process procedures and specifications regarding the sequential start-up, operation and control of packaging equipment and operations.

  • Performs equipment set-up functions which include the loading of materials, raw cards, feeders, fixtures, stencils, etc.

  • Performs sequential start-up for the equipment and all peripheral work stations.

  • Monitors the operation of the equipment and peripheral work stations. Initiates adjustments to ensure that the equipment and work stations operate within the established control limits.

  • Inspects quality levels of production on the equipment and peripheral work stations. Makes adjustments to equipment or hardware when workmanship drops below quality specifications. Initiate rework/repair activities on product that is substandard to the specifications.

  • Records data required for statistical process control or inventory management.

  • Performs sequential shutdown, including the cleaning of the equipment or peripheral work stations.

  • Identifies improvements in the areas of safety and process improvement.

  • Assists in the training of new operators.

Here is some of what you’ll need (required)…

  • Completion of a high school degree or equivalent is preferred.

  • Typically requires 1 year of machine operator experience.

  • Ability to effectively communicate and interface with customers, management, peers, and direct reports.

  • Self-motivated individual works well both independently and in a cross-functional team setting.

Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide…

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision

  • Life Insurance

  • Matching 401K

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