• Operator II- Benders

    Job Locations US-IL-Sycamore
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    # of Openings
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Operator II – Benders- #2203


    IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. has been propelled by the principles of its founder, J. Walter Becker, for nearly a century. Since the beginning, this family-run enterprise has been committed to building ideal relationships with its customers, employees and communities, creating some of the industry’s most innovative and trusted products along the way. This commitment to quality and service will continue to spur the success of IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. and its family of companies, for generations to come.


    IDEAL has made its mark by developing the iconic products and practical technology demanded by critical industries like data communications, aerospace, electrical, wire processing, automotive, construction and more.  Since the beginning, IDEAL INDUSTRIES has been a growing, energetic company, and that’s never been more true than today. It’s always been a compelling place to work and we’re poised for even more growth as we continue to move across the globe. With growth comes opportunity—and at IDEAL INDUSTRIES, the opportunity can be yours.


    This position's hours are Monday - Friday 7:00AM to 3:30PM.


    PrFollow all safety procedures.

    • Perform varied production tasks under the regular direction of the Supervisor and/or lead person, including but not limited to scheduling, threading and swedging pipe, assembling bender heads to handles, scheduling staff across these operations within the shift and department and packaging our products.
    • May require use of various tools and equipment including, but not limited to swedger machine, threading machine, assembly machine, tape machine, test equipment, fork lift and hand trucks.
    • Where necessary, monitor work visually and dimensionally referring to blueprints, engineering specifications, and job instruction sheets. Maintain quality and rate charts as required.
    • Follow all quality procedures and instructions.
    • Maintain housekeeping in the work area.
    • Perform routine equipment maintenance, set-up and other related duties as required by management.


    Skills /Competencies Required:

    • Must be able to follow verbal and written multi-step directions for semi-complex tasks.
    • Ability to operate a threading machine, swedging machine and assembly machine.
    • Visual acuity and hand dexterity to assemble and package a variety of materials.
    • For selected tasks, color and depth perception may be required.
    • Able to work effectively in a Team environment.
    • Ability to operate various Powered Industrial Trucks as required.


    • High School diploma or GED
    • Six months of manufacturing experience is desired.


    Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to continuously lift, push and pull up to 20 lbs., for 9-10 hours per day and, on occasion, lift up to 60 lbs.  This capacity will either be determined from a physical exam or verifiable past performance.
    • Constant standing during a shift (9-10 hours) with frequent reaching, pulling, bending and regular lifting.
    • May be required to stand at a work station, continuously, for up to 3 hours.

    Work Environment:

    • Hot/Cold temps based on seasonal variations
    • May be subject to humidity, noise, odors, or dust 


    IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.



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