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Machine Operator (Cut to Length)

Steel Service Center
Chicago, IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Machine Operator (Cut to Length Line)

Southside steel service center (non-union) seeks a cut to length line stacker to work with the operator to run a cut to length line. Candidates with at least 2 years of manufacturing experience preferred. Cut to length or steel service center experience very helpful.



  • Under the direction of the line operator, assist with the set up and operation of cut to length line to cut metal coils into sheets of specified length

  • Performs housekeeping tasks to keep aisles and work areas clean and free of safety hazards.

  • Maintain cut to length line machinery and run production of such equipment within quality and customer specifications while prioritizing safety

  • Assist with proper operation of cut to length line, including set-ups, maintenance, adjustments and change-overs.

  • Ability to diagnose quality problems while keeping spoilage and delays to a minimum

  • Responsible for completing all in-process and finished goods tags


  • Excellent work attendance record, ability to report to work as scheduled and flexibility to work overtime as assigned.

  • Knowledge of tin mill products a plus

  • Problem solving skills and the ability to diagnose mechanical and quality problems

  • Detail-oriented with ability to inspect material for quality conformance through the use of measuring devices.

  • Functional literacy and basic math skills required

  • Ability to prioritize and focus while multitasking

Physical Requirements

  • Work for 8 hours while standing or walking

  • Work in various positions, including, but not limited to, stooping, standing, bending over, sitting, kneeling and squatting for extended periods of time

  • Use hands to handle objects, tools, or controls

  • Lift and/or move not more than 35 pounds of weight frequently throughout assigned workday

  • Work while wearing hearing protection, gloves, and other PPE as required

Benefits package includes:

  • Competitive hourly wage

  • Paid vacation and holidays

  • Medical insurance with generous employer contribution

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Vision and dental reimbursement program, short-term disability and life insurance

Company Description
Coil slitting and cut-to-length steel service center on South Side of Chicago.

Steel Service Center

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Coil slitting and cut-to-length steel service center on South Side of Chicago.


7505 S. Laflin Street 60620

Chicago, IL



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