Wiegel Tool Works
  • 20-Jun-2018 to 19-Aug-2018 (CST)
  • Production
  • Wood Dale, IL, USA
  • Full Time

Wiegel Tool Works is a premier metal stamping manufacturer located in Wood Dale Illinois. Established in 1941, we expanded our modern air-conditioned building to 93,000 square feet in 2011. WTW specializes in complete turnkey packages including engineering, prototypes, tool construction, and wire/EDM.

We are seeking a Punch Press Operator for our 2nd Shift. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Review work instructions. 
  • Check and provide all process components including material, lubricants and packaging, etc.
  • Identify and locate proper material thickness and gauge. 
  • Use cart, tray or forklift to bring necessary tools to machine.
  • Set and position tooling into machine.
  • Set up equipment for accurate material feeds.
  • Run first piece and verify accuracy. 
  • Operate machine to run production as required.
  • Visually inspect production for burrs, scrapes, rust and other defects.
  • Check production against sample and/or print using various gages, micrometers, calipers, etc.
  • Adjust settings as needed.
  • Perform routine maintenance on all assigned equipment and machinery as required.

Educational and Skill Requirements

  • High school education supplemented by technical education or on-the-job skill development.
  • 1-3 years of experience in high speed or large stamping format environment.
  • Ability to speak, read and communicate in English.
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints.
  • Basic shop math understanding.
  • Technical knowledge of assigned machines.
  • Distinguish a variety of raw materials (stainless steel, cold rolled steel, etc.) 
  • Effective communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills.

Paid vacation and holidays; tuition reimbursement, retirement savings options, direct deposit, group health, prescription and life insurance; supplemental insurance options are available.

We perform a functional capacity assessment and drug screening as part of our application process; we utilize the e-verify system upon hire.


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