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    Dental, Life, Medical, Retirement, Vision
  • Compensation

    $26 to $34 per hour

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Classification: Non-exempt (Hourly)
Hours: 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. typically
Reports to: Operations / Machining Foreman


Essential Functions:

  • Setup and operate manual machines
    • Turning, milling, grinding, broaching, and/or gear cutting
  • Program CNC machines by hand and/or with CAD/CAM
    • Turning, milling, grinding, and/or gear cutting
  • Perform precision machining to achieve conforming output
  • Produce low volume component parts
  • Record test results & report nonconforming materials

Job Duties:

  • Work within the requirements for safety, using specified PPE
  • Execute shop schedules and work to plan
  • Use mechanic tools, gages, and fixtures
  • Read part drawings and interpret GD&T
  • Select and installs tooling & work holding appropriate for the process
  • Determine feeds & speeds for correct machine performance to specifications
  • Leave appropriate stock for subsequent operations
  • Measure product with inspection equipment
  • Document test results on standard inspection plans
  • Identify and record nonconformities and opportunities for improvement
  • Complete work order operations in a manner that best serves the production plan
  • Report labor into the ERP to track output in real time
  • Perform to set objectives
  • Satisfy ISO9001 quality system standards
  • Provide cross-functional team support
  • Support the standardization of best practices
  • Cross-train in other manufacturing areas when opportunities are presented
  • Performs preventive maintenance tasks on equipment operated

Necessary Competencies:

  • Read component part drawings and specifications
  • Interpret basic GD&T
  • Machining knowledge of work holding and metal removal for various machining processes
  • G-code editing
  • Mathematical skills
  • Basic metrology
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Proficient verbal communication
  • Basic hand tools

Desired competencies:

  • Conversational programming
  • CAM programming
  • G-Code programming
  • Proficient written electronic communication
  • Troubleshooting


Supervisory responsibility: This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities.

Work environment: The work environment is an industrial setting. The noise level in the work environment is moderate.

Physical Demands: This role requires standing for periods of up to 4 hours without breaks and or moving around on the machine and lifting of parts weighing 50 pounds or more up to shoulder height.

Position type and schedule: This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday, with overtime as needed.

Required education and experience: High school diploma or GED, and 3 to 5 years of machine tool experience

Preferred education and experience: 7+ years of CNC Machine tool related experience with G-code, conversational, & CAM software programming


AAP/EEO Statement

InCompass LLC and its subsidiaries (Bourn & Koch LLC, Clausing Industrial LLC, DuBois Equipment Company LLC, Midwest Automation LLC, Newman Machine LLC, and Timesavers LLC) provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, sexual or affectional orientation, marital or veteran status, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, status with regard to public assistance or any characteristic protected under federal, state or local law.


About Bourn & Koch LLC:

Bourn & Koch manufactures machine tools and replacement parts, and provides field service to the machine tool industry. Our engineering expertise allows us to develop work-solutions to meet our customers’ needs, manufactured at a high-quality level at a competitive price. We believe that teamwork and safety are critical to our work environment. We are looking for professional, solid-performing individuals who desire to learn and grow through this experience while contributing to the success of Bourn & Koch.

* Our Mission: We will forever develop a skilled and respected team of critical thinkers that creatively drive the innovation
necessary for increasing stakeholder value.

* Our Values: We are piloted by our values: Passion, Integrity, Loyalty, Ownership, Teamwork

* Our Vision: The Bourn & Koch DNA is comprised of manufacturing solutions that meet the customers’ need while
delivering a positive experience and a lasting partnership.

Company website:

Company address: 2500 Kishwaukee Street, Rockford, IL 61104

Posted date: 10 days ago

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