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General Manufacturing / Heat Treat

Company: Gleason Works, The
Location: Loves Park
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:


As an entry-level manufacturing production employee (Production Cell Trainee), your job is to follow work instructions and operating procedures and use various tools and machinery when applicable. This is primarily a training position that helps you develop the skills needed for a career in production and machining. Production Cell Trainees often use precise measuring instruments and equipment, perform mathematical calculations, and work under the supervision of an experienced machinist.

Some mechanical aptitude is always helpful, but not necessary.

No additional training or certification is required, as training is the objective of this job, but any related experience can help you stand out from other applicants.

Fulfilling the duties and responsibilities of a Production Cell Trainee requires communication skills, attention to detail, and a willingness to learn.

We are looking for applicants who are dependable, focused on quality, and take pride in their work. Attendance is important, especially during training.


* Set-up and operate various heat treating and inspection equipment
* Uses safe practices at all times

Training schedule: Tuesday through Friday 6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Working schedule: Saturday, Sunday, and Monday 5:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (15% shift premium)


We provide a career that offers work / life balance. Our progressive compensation program is based on skill and merit. We believe in continuing education and provide opportunities for training through internal and external programs.

Our comprehensive benefit package includes immediate eligibility for:

* Paid holidays, vacation, and sick
* Paid uniforms
* Safety shoe and prescription safety glasses reimbursement
* Wellness reimbursement and membership to our on-site health club
* Employee Assistance Program
* Medical, dental, vision, and voluntary/Company paid life insurance (eligible 1st of month after hire)
* 401k
* Tuition reimbursement (eligible one year after hire and with Management approval)

Gleason Cutting Tools Corporation is a modern clean air-conditioned facility that incorporates state-of-the-art equipment and manufacturing philosophies. Gleason business principles are the foundation of our culture and drive the continual improvement of business processes aimed at ever-higher customer satisfaction. We strive to conduct business throughout the world in a manner that protects the environment and is compatible with the eco-economic needs of the communities in which we operate. We are committed to improving our environmental sustainability through responsible actions with the goal of driving our environmental impact toward zero.

All applicants offered employment must submit to substance and physical capacity testing.

Gleason is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to age, disability, genetic information and / or predisposing genetic characteristics, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex/gender, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, victim of domestic violence status, arrest or conviction record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.

Other details

* Job Family GCTC
* Job Function Direct
* Pay Type Hourly

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* Gleason Cutting Tools Corporation, 1351 Windsor Road, Loves Park, Illinois, United States of America

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