Klein Tools - Lincolnshire

  • Machine Repair

    Job Location US-IL-Elk Grove Village
    Posted Date 1 month ago(10/12/2018 9:53 AM)
    2300 E. Devon Avenue
  • Overview

    Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the number one choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople. This position is a 1st shift role that will work 2nd shift every 3rd week. Qualified candidates must be open to both shifts.



    • Diagnoses why machine malfunctioned and determines need for adjustment or repair.

    • Dismantle machine or equipment, using hand tools or power tools, to examine parts for defect or to remove defective part.

    • Replaces defective part with new part or repaired part.  

    • Assembles and test-operates machine to verify correction of malfunction.  

    • Maintain and lubricates machine tools and equipment.  

    • Assemble and weld auxiliary pieces of equipment as required.  

    • Burn to remove various components of machine as required  

    • Inspects and measures finished parts to maintain statistical process control charts and verify machine repair.  

    • Communicates with co-workers and supervisor to receive instructions and coordinate activities.  

    • Maintain a clean work environment.  

    • Other duties as assigned by supervision.  

    • Conduct PM’s as assigned.




    • Two to four years of trade school and or work experience or apprenticeship.  

    • Ability to use and interpret fairly complicated blue prints, advanced shop mathematics, variety of precision measuring instruments and to follow through routine clerical procedures.  

    • Ability to analyze, plan and perform a sequence of operations where standard or recognized operation methods are available.  

    • Must exercise sound judgment in making general decisions relative to machine repairs and etc.  

    • Employee is required to supply own tools  

    • Must be able to work well with others.

    Klein Tools provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

    • 401(k) Company Match

    • Profit Sharing

    • Paid Vacation/Holidays

    • Shared Cost Medical & Dental

    • Flex Spending

    • Education Reimbursement Program

    • Employee Discount Program

    If you have the commitment to succeed and the desire to join an organization recognized as the industry leader, please submit your cover letter and resume.


    No phone calls please.






    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed