Machine Operator

Position Description

At a Glance

Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Machine Operator to join the Electrical Wiring Systems Team in Mascoutah, IL.

The operators in this role are responsible for set-up, operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the Straightening, Cutting, Brake Press and Chamfering machine.

What Will You Do?


  • Machine operators are charged with the safe and efficient use of the manufacturing line and the equipment used on the line.
  • Prepare the machine for operation by equipping it with the appropriate tools and making sure those tools are in good working condition.
  • Run and monitor the machine while it is operating.
  • Inspect machines periodically throughout the shift and make necessary adjustments.
  • Complete quality checks and adjustments.
  • Perform Operator Basic Care and maintenance on machines.
  • Operate machine change over by selecting, installing, and adjusting equipment to meet production requirement.
  • Follow TPM program.
  • Operates electric hoist to assist in loading or moving materials and products
  • Operates forklift to assist in loading or moving materials and products.
  • Performs all work in a safety conscious manner. Always aware of dangers and taking all appropriate counter measures to protect yourself and others around you.
  • Responsible for maintaining and managing tools within assigned work area.
  • Responsible to maintain a clean and safe work area consistent with the Company s housekeeping policies.
  • During the first 90 days of employment, the operator must successfully complete Operator Training.


Required Skills


  • High School Diploma or equivalent


  • Basic Computer knowledge


  • Able to perform repetitive job functions; hand mobility, bending, kneeling, pushing, and pulling
  • Able to stand for at least 8 hours per day
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures

Preferred Skills

  • Three years of experience with mechanical equipment & general manufacturing experience
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Experience in use of measuring gauges

Company Info

About Legrand

Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world s best employers. For more information, visit legrand. com.

About Legrand North and Central America

Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting). LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women s network. LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity. For more information, visit legrand. us.

About Legrand s Electrical Wiring Systems Division

Legrand s Electrical Wiring Systems (EWS) division provides the most complete line of residential, commercial and industrial electrical wiring devices in the world. EWS has strong market positions in wiring devices, raceway, floor & open space, overhead systems, pro-installed home systems and specialty networking across a number of exciting verticals including industrial food and beverage, hospitality and residential builders. For more information, visit legrand. us/electrical wiring devices

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