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CNC Operator

Job Details

Guardian Electric Manufacturing Co. - Woodstock, IL
Full Time


Kelco Industries currently has an immediate opportunity for a motivated individual to join our team as an CNC Operator. Successful candidates will be self-starters, reliable, dependable, well-organized, demonstrate on time attendance, and who can work assigned hours and overtime as needed.


General Description:

In the Industrial establishment, this employee will set-up and operate computer-controlled machines.



  • Communicate and cooperate with supervisors and coworkers.
  • Follow instructions as trained.
  • Make sure calibration stickers are up to date on any measuring devices or equipment used.
  • Completes required documentation in a neat and timely manner.
  • Keeps work area, machines, and tooling clean to WCT standards. Some light maintenance tasks on machinery as required.
  • Performs offset changes to meet print specifications.



  • Ability to read and understand prints.
  • Ability to apply basic mathematics, basic algebra and geometry.
  • Safely sets up and operates machine, which includes loading and unloading materials in machine.
  • Able to use measuring instruments to meet print specifications.
  • Use of Proper PPE as required by Company Policy.
  • Maintain good attendance and able to work weekends as needed.
  • Complies with OSHA Safety and Health rules.
  • Must be able to pass a drug screening.



  • Assertiveness Ability to act in a self-confident manner to facilitate completion of a work assignment or to defend a position or idea.
  • Motivation Ability to inspire oneself and others to reach a goal and/or perform to the best of their ability.
  • Safety Awareness Ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employees safety.
  • Accountability Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
  • Communication/Oral Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
  • Analytical Skills Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve problems.
  • Problem Solving Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work-related problems.
  • Technical Aptitude Ability to comprehend complex technical topics and specialized information.
  • Dependable - Must consistently demonstrate dependability, a great work ethic, initiative, ownership of issues, problem-solving abilities, and an exceptional attitude.
  • Flexibility - Demonstrate the ability to be flexible, accept new ideas and input positively, and be open to new work approaches and processes.

Physical Demands:

N = (Not Applicable) Activity is not applicable to this position.

O = (Occasionally) Position requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0 - 2.5+ hrs./day)

F = (Frequently) Position requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5+ hrs./day)

C = (Constantly) Position requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs./day)

Physical Demands:

Stand C

Walk F

Sit O

Manually Manipulate F

Reach Outward O

Reach Above Shoulder N

Climb N

Crawl N

Squat/Kneel O

Bend O


21-50 lbs. F

50-100 lbs. (with assistance) N

Push/Pull: - O

Other Physical Requirements: - C

Vision (Color, Peripheral, Depth)

Sense of Smell

Sense of Touch

Ability to wear PPE


Medical, Vision and Dental benefits available to eligible employees after 60 days of employment. 401K, Company paid Life Insurance, paid Vacation and Personal Days.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay Range: Based on your experience and skill level.


  • 1-2 years related experience and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.

Reports to:

  • Product Family Supervisor