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Machine Operator

Blount, Inc

Machine Operator

    |     Oregon, IL     |      Posted: 1/30/2018
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Location:        Oregon, IL.



Under limited supervision, responsibilities include setting up and performing moderately difficult machine operations.  Meets company quality standards and performs basic preventive maintenance.  Reads moderately difficult blueprints. 



·         Sets up and operates Machines (70%)

   Sets up and operated moderately difficult machines.

   Performs basic maintenance on equipment

   Lay out and performs simple machine operations from drawings or instructions

   Checks work using various inspection instruments and assists in debugging operating problems.

   Operates press brake


·         Oversee Parts (30%)

   May include assembling parts

   May include moving parts to machines

   May include moving finished parts

   Utilizes inspection instruments to assist in resolving discrepancies

   Performs other duties as assigned


·         Communication and Documentation

   Maintain open communication through conversation and both formal and informal documents



  High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)   



  Two years or more of related experience

  Performs all operations according to prescribed safety principles.

  Keeps work area clean.

  Able to complete responsibilities in a timely, professional and quality manner

  Solve problems analytically; search out relevant information and gauge its importance when making decisions

  Effective written and oral communication skills; able to express oneself clearly and in technical and non-technical terms

  Demonstrate ability and willingness to learn; seek out development activities to improve skills and increase knowledge; learn from other team members and own mistakes



·         Available to work on site as required by job

·         Available to work shift hours as needed


Blount, Inc jobinfo
  • Company:
  • Location: Oregon, IL
  • Job Status/Type: Full Time Employee
  • Job Category: Manufacturing/Production/Operations
  • Occupation: Machining/CNC
  • Work Experience: 2+ to 5 Years
  • Education Level: High School or equivalent
  • Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Industries: Manufacturing - Other
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About Blount, Inc
Blount International

Blount International, Inc. is a global manufacturer and marketer of replacement parts, equipment and accessories for the forestry, lawn and garden; farm, ranch, and agriculture; and concrete cutting and finishing markets. We are the market leader in manufacturing saw chain and guide bars for chain saws. We sell our products in more than 115 countries around the world, and we have approximately 4,000 employees.

Our forestry, lawn, and garden offering includes saw chain, bars, sprockets, lawnmower and edger blades, and a range of outdoor replacement parts and accessories for professionals, consumers, and original equipment manufacturers. We offer these products under the brand names OREGON®, Carlton®, KOX, and PBL.

Our farm, ranch, and agriculture offering includes attachments, whole goods, and a wide range of aftermarket replacement parts for farmers and rural homeowners. We offer these products under the brand names Woods®, SpeeCo®, and TISCO®, among others.

Our concrete cutting and finishing offering includes diamond cutting chain and concrete cutting chain saws for the construction and utility industries. We offer these products under the ICS® brand and others.

Blount is headquartered in Portland, Oregon, USA and has manufacturing and sales & distribution facilities in the United States, Canada, Japan, Brazil, China, and Europe.

At Blount, we believe it is all about our PEOPLE creating innovative and quality PRODUCTS, providing excellence in PERFORMANCE, and generating sustainable and growing PROFITS.
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