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Machinist - 2nd Shift

Requisition ID:  17170
Job Location(s): 

Freeport, IL, US

Job Description

We have an immediate opportunity for a 2nd Shift Machinist to join us at our diverse team in Freeport, IL.  Starting wage is $24.00 an hour. The Machinist operates and setups of conventional, numerical control (NC), and special purpose, machines and machining centers to machine steel and brass components.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

  • Demonstrates a commitment to maintain a safe, clean and orderly work area.  Follows safety regulations and actively contributes to work safety.
  • Follows all standard work, control plans, all processes and quality guidelines.  Must be able to operate multiple machines. 
  • Evaluates situations objectively and demonstrates the ability to make timely decisions that are intended to have a positive effect on work performance.
  • Organizes and prioritizes work assignments to complete assignments/tasks on time, with quality, and could anticipate problem areas in advance. 
  • Applies creative approaches and ideas to solve problems maximizing effective use of appropriate resources.
  • Demonstrates flexibility in approach and ideas, responds positively and supports changes in procedures, process, technology, responsibility, and assignments.
  • Maintains cooperative and productive working relationships and communications with all employees, participating effectively as a team member or as a team leader.  Encourages and assists in self-improvement.
  • Possess appropriate personal tools as required.

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • High school diploma/(GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.  Applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933 and today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933 and today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com


Nearest Major Market: Freeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Rockford