Gear Manufacturing and Engineering Jobs in Plainfield, Illinois

Gear Inspection and Quality Control

Performance Gear Systems is an industry leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of high precision plastic gears and actuators.

To apply for one of our open positions, please send an email, with your resume attached, to [email protected] or visit us in person to complete an application.

Open Positions



This position programs, sets up and maintains CNC screw machines.

Requirements for this position include: Frequent reaching, bending and lifting.  Set up, maintain and program screw machines, adjusting offsets, loading bars, cleaning out chips.  New part programming with Esprit software.  Collaborate with Production and Engineering on new part processing.

Basic math skills, strong attention to accuracy and detail and the ability to understand verbal and/or written instructions.

This position is on 1st shift:  8:00am – 4:30pm



This position will pull and transport parts, mix materials, clean and relocate grinders and change out runner recycle gaylords and keep the production area clean.

Requirements for this position include:  standing/walking for extended periods of time, frequent pushing, pulling and lifting up to 55lbs, frequent bending and twisting.

The ability to make independent decisions that affect assembly processes are a must as well as reading and understanding instructions and labels.

Experience would be preferred but we are willing to train.

This position is on 3rd shift:  12:00am  – 8:30am