Machine Operator

  • Nelsen Steel Company
  • 9400 Belmont Ave, Franklin Park, IL 60131, USA
  • 05/29/2020
Full time Manufacturing Skilled Labor

Job Description

Machine Operators: This is an amazing opportunity to get your foot in the door with one of the premier, value-added producers of cold-finished steel in America! Enjoy a rewarding career with excellent benefits while working for a stable and growing company. You will continue to learn valuable, in-demand skills working in a supportive atmosphere where supervisors care about your professional and personal growth.

Nelsen Steel is searching for a Machine Operator to join their 1st shift team at their facility in the Franklin Park, IL area where you will operate a Cold Draw Machine.

Some of the benefits of this great opportunity:

  • Competitive pay – $16/hr.
  • Monthly production bonuses – Based on company production and your attendance. So as long as you show up, you can be making more each month!
  • Great benefits – Including health, dental, Rx, and vision insurance (about $65 is the monthly cost to you!); flex spending account; life insurance; short term disability; 401k with generous match; wellness program; tuition assistance; on-site safety training and off-site training programs.
  • Family company – This is a company that doesn’t treat you like a number. People stay here because they feel valued and respected. Nelsen was founded on old-school family values, which means they treat their employee’s right!
  • Hours – 1st shift: 6am-4:30pm from Monday to Friday, and 6am-12pm on Saturday.

If you have Machine Operator experience in an industrial environment, they want to hear from you! Experience working with a Cold Draw Machine or in the steel industry is a plus! 

Please click Apply or email your information to: nelsensteel1@workrocket.com

Duties Include:

  • Completing SPC charts and all required paperwork
  • Ensuring continuous flow of material
  • Troubleshooting
  • Assisting maintenance personnel with minor repairs and adjustments to the machine
  • Computer data entry
  • Training

Other Qualifications:

  • Safely operate and set up the machines
  • Must be able read and operate a micrometer as well as other necessary measurement tools
  • Must be available to work overtime as needed while maintaining a good attendance record
  • Must be proficient with computers
  • Candidates must be able to speak, read and write in English
  • Must pass a physical exam and a drug test


About the Company: Nelsen Steel is an American company established in 1939, dedicated to customer service with Old World values. As a family owned business, celebrating 75 years of continued success, we value long-lasting relationships with our customers, employees, and suppliers. We are also committed to protecting the environment, respecting our neighbors, and being exemplary citizens of the communities in which we live and work.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.