Fabrication Operator (Brazing)
Rolling Meadows, IL 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

Methode is seeking a Fabrication Operator to set up and operate machines such as small lathes, power mills, extruding machines, drill/punch presses, shears, bending rolls, power brakes, grinders, and numerical control equipment to shape and alter sheet metal according to specifications. 


  • Read and interpret blueprints, sketches, or engineer drawings to shape metal accurately

  • Uses hand and power tools to shape and smooth metal and to blend seams

  • Layout and mark dimensions and reference lines on materials, according to drawings, using shop tools

  • Perform necessary quality checks of product for errors and report them to supervisor

  • Drill and punch holes in metal, for screws, bolts, and rivets

  • Maintain neat and orderly work areas and comply with all safety rules

  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or GED required

  • Must have brake press setup and operation experience

  • Punch brakes, mills, drill presses, brazing, and soldering equipment experience helpful, but not mandatory

  • Ability to set up machines from blueprints

  • Basic math skills

  • Must be proficient in reading, writing, and speaking English

  • Ability to interface with all disciplines in the manufacturing facility

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds

Methode Electronics is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: EEO Poster, if you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to recruiting@methode.com or call (708) 867-6777 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.


Special Notes/Instructions
Direct Apply: https://methode.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/methode/job/Rolling-Meadows-IL/Fabrication-Operator_R578 Or, go to: https://www.methode.com/careers
Contact Information
Recruiter, Pamela Freeman @ 312-361-8497 / pfreeman@methode.com
Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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