Gear Manufacturing and Engineering Jobs in Plainfield, Illinois

Gear Inspection and Quality Control
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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

 

MOLD MAKER / MOLD REPAIR TECHNICIAN

This position will troubleshoot, diagnose, service and repair plastic injections molds.

Requirements for this position include: Standing for long periods of time.  Extensive experience with mold repair and operating shop equipment including measuring equipment, grinders, lathe and mills.

Fine motor skills, strong attention to accuracy and detail and ability to push/pull/lift up to 55lbs.

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

 

PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

This position will supervise production personnel on all shifts as well as setting up, starting and troubleshooting injection molding machines.

Requirements for this position include:  experience with injection molding equipment including molding machines, chiller systems, thermolators, driers and grinders; supervisory experience.

High mechanical aptitude, strong attention to accuracy and detail and the ability to convey verbal and/or written instructions.  Physical requirements include frequent lifting, pushing and pulling > 50 lbs,  standing/walking for extended periods of time, climbing to address machines.

This position is on 1st shift:  7:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

MATERIAL HANDLER

This position will support production operations- mix materials, keep bins and driers full, pull and transport parts bins, grind runners and change out recycle bins.

Requirements for this position include:  Standing and walking for long periods of time.  Frequent lifting of up to 55 lbs, stooping, bending, pushing and pulling.

Basic math skills, strong attention to accuracy and detail and the ability to understand verbal and/or written instructions.  Experience is preferred but we are willing to train.

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

 

OPERATOR / ASSEMBLER

This position will assemble, inspect, sort and rework parts.

Requirements for this position include:  sitting and/or Standing for long periods of time.  Maintain organization of the assembly area, sort/assemble/rework parts, complete labor reporting sheets and work to improve efficiency in assembly processes.

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

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

EOE