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Operator Technician I - Buffalo Grove, IL

Post Date: 05/25/2022

Req. Number: 95652

City: Buffalo Grove

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60089


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

Goodwill TalentBridge is NOW HIRING!

We are looking for 20+ DIRECT HIRE- ENTRY LEVEL Machine Operators to work in Buffalo Grove.


  • Direct Hire 
  • Benefits Available 
  • Paid Training 
  • Schedules planned and provided 1 year in advance
  • Promotions and Advancement available after 6-9 months!

This opportunity is on the PM shift: 6:00pm to 6:00am- rotating schedules allow multiple days off per week. 

$18.70/hr. from day one!

Work Environment


  • Works in a clean-room manufacturing and warehouse environment that may include moderate noise levels
  • Requires donning a doffing of PPE (gown, safety shoes, safety glasses, hairnets, ear plugs)
  • No make-up, jewelry or nail polish permitted
  • Stand and walk 90% of shift to and from machines, buildings and/or clean rooms

Job Responsibilities: 
The 'Operator Technician I' is responsible for the startup, operation and total productive maintenance of molding and/or assembly equipment, and the packaging of molded and/or assembled components per company and customer specifications.

  • Support and maintain all policies of the company, including but not limited to, ISO, environment, health and safety, continuous improvement, good manufacturing practices, and standard work procedures.
  • Complete visual inspection of product per production specification for defects.
  • Report identified visual defects to Supervisor or Operator Technician III.
  • Enter daily production and scrap data.
  • Operate molding, assembly and/or packaging equipment as required per product specifications and/or work instructions.
  • Complete production and workstation documentation as required.
  • Package and label product per customer specification inside and outside of the clean rooms (this may include the following or alternate responsibilities: forming/taping and labeling boxes, lifting product from totes into boxes, placing boxes on pallets, and returning empty totes to clean room.)
  • Provide suggestions and take active role in process improvements to eliminate non-value added activity.




  •  HS Diploma
  • Consistent work History
  • Machine operation / Molding Injection experience preferred but not required.
  • Understand, Speak, Read and Write fluently in English 
  • Basic Math Skills

Candidates with retail, restaurant, public service, manual labor or healthcare experience that involved long hours, working weekends and holidays, being on their feet and working cooperatively with others, who are looking for a change to a job with advancement potential, clean and temperature-controlled environment with a steady schedule with a 3-day weekend every other week.  

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