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Line Operator

Elgin, IL 60123

Posted: 05/05/2023 Job Number: JS483006412 Pay Rate: $19 / hour

Job Description

SURESTAFF is immediately hiring Line Operators for a company in Elgin, IL. The company manufactures precision industrial and automotive equipment and supplies markets around the world. The Line Operator Operates and monitors multiple specialized computers numerically controlled (CNC) machines used in the production of automotive wheel bearings.


SURESTAFF is invested in their team members! All temp-to-hire employees are offered competitive compensation ($19/HR) as well as a benefits package including health insurance (medical, dental, and vision). Generous referral bonuses are available upon hire. 


Line Operator Shifts Hours

(2nd) 3:00pm -11:00pm  

Overtime is available on a first come, first serve basis.


Line Operators Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Follow all company rules and regulations related to environmental, health, and safety.
  • Read and follow work instructions and inspection standards to correctly perform operational processes and meet customer product specifications. 
  • Start-up and shut-down machines according to procedures.
  • Operate, monitor, and adjust machines in a grinding, assembly, or broach and turning line via switches, buttons, and displays.
  • Supply components to hoppers, indexing poles or conveyors.
  • Using hand tools, change worn machine accessories such as grinding wheels, finishing stones, and tool inserts.
  • Visually inspect components and parts for defects, sort and disassemble defective parts. 
  • Measure components and parts with precision dial indicators or other instruments to ensure they meet customer requirements and machines are operating correctly.
  • Troubleshoot causes of machine alarms and take appropriate action.
  • Record quality inspection data on check sheets.
  • Record production information on daily reports.
  • Enter inventory transactions using the Bar Code Inventory system.
  • Safely use powered material handling equipment such as forklifts, scissors tables, hoists, or pallet jacks to lift and transfer materials from one place to another. 
  • Observe line operation to detect causes of part defects or specific machine malfunctions and provide machine repair technicians with information.
  • Perform machine preventative maintenance such as cleaning or adding oil to reservoirs.
  • This list is not inclusive; other job-related tasks may be assigned.



Line Operators Requirements:
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Basic mechanical knowledge of computerized machines, gauges, and hand tools.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, and decimals.
  • General knowledge of material handling, manufacturing processes, quality control systems.




SURESTAFF is the leading provider of light industrial, logistics, general labor, skilled trades, manufacturing, and distribution labor in the Chicagoland area with 23 local branches. SURESTAFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and we follow CDC and Illinois Dept. of Health guidelines for everyone’s safety and health.



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