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2nd Shift Furnace Operator

Apply Job ID REF3096V Date posted 07/20/2021 Address 26101 Fargo Avenue, Bedford Heights, OH Job Type Full-time Job Status Non-Exempt

ITW Shakeproof Automotive a division of ITW, serves major automotive OEMs and their tier suppliers with metal, cold-headed fasteners. The division consists of facilities in Elgin IL, Machesney Park IL, Elk Grove Village IL, Darlington WI, Bedford Heights OH, as well as a  Sales office in Troy MI. In addition to ITW’s industry leading research and development capabilities, ITW Shakeproof and Bedford Wire enhances our customers’ competitive advantage by:


·        Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in North America.

·        Exchanging product, process and bench marking information with associated business units worldwide.

·        Continually improving processes, material and designs to ensure every product exceeds customer specifications while providing unparalleled value.

  • The Air Furnace  Anneal  Operator works second shift 7:00pm to 7:00am 48/36 rotating schedule and is responsible for:
  • The operation and inspection of a tow motor.
  • Loading and unloading steel coils of rod and wire off pins
  • Operating an overhead crane in HCL.
  • Applies the correct annealing cycle for each charge.
  • Performs all adjustments of temperatures per cycle requirements as well as checks the temperatures to attain proper quality of the annealed product.
  • Samples material using a tensile tester.

  • Operates powered material handling equipment in a safe manner to move product on and off pins plus in and out of the department.
  • Posesses mechanical aptitude and general maintenance abilities.
  • Can perform basic computer skills.
  • Self directed can work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be available 24/7 when needed  to maintain continuous operation of furnace.
  • Exhibits good work habits & excellent safety record.
  • Practices strong verbal communication skills
  • Has ability to solve problems & make decisions.
  • Comprehends basic theories of heat treating  principles.

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