Acme Industries
October 27, 2022
1325 Pratt Boulevard, Elk Grove Village
Job Type


Please note this position is for 2nd shift only.

Are you looking for a CAREER in CNC Machining but don't have a lot of experience?

We are looking for Junior CNC Machinists to join our team. These are entry level CNC machining positions. No experience or prior education is required, but a lot of experience will be gained. We are willing to train candidates to advance beyond basic operator if they show initiative and aptitude in the field.

This position pays a $1000 Hire-On Bonus!


What you need to be successful:

  • Basic to intermediate math skills.
  • Being on time & having a good attendance record.
  • Ability to be coachable and trainable.
  • Desire to learn CNC Machining.
  • Working well in a team environment.
  • Having the aptitude for understanding and using machines or tools.
  • Some experience in a manufacturing environment a plus but no required.


The position:

You will be operating CNC machines for valuable castings and forgings to manufacture them into quality parts for customers. We have openings currently only on 2nd shift; Monday-Friday 4:20pm to 2:50am. 2nd shift pays a 10% shift differential. Must be available for overtime including weekends and during peak production times.


Job duties:

-Rotate between various departments in production and supporting production as part of initial training.

-Follow written instructions and read and apply blueprint specifications.

-Performs a complex series of progressive machining operations on a diversified line of work to close and exacting tolerances and finish specifications.

-Checks parts for conformance to specifications.

-Ability to apply recognized tooling and procedures where tolerances are close.

-Comply with safety regulations and maintain a clean, orderly work area.

-Perform all other duties as assigned or needed.


All About Acme:

Acme Industries is an ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100:D certified successful manufacturing/machining organization working with top notch OEM's. In business since 1948 and serving markets such as transportation, aerospace, defense, mining, and energy. Our customers choose Acme Industries to act as their manufacturing partner because of our superior ability to optimize supply chain and technical support for machined parts, assemblies and components. Acme's team of experts works with every customer to develop creative solutions for their particular manufacturing challenge.


What you get from us:

*We offer immediate health benefits (1st Day of Employment): medical, dental and vision insurance

*FREE short-term and long-term disability and life insurance starting from 1st day of employment

*Hire on Bonus

*401k with company match

*Paid vacation, sick time and holidays

*Employee assistance program

*Tuition assistance

*Gain sharing bonuses

*Clean, and safe manufacturing facility

*Weekly paychecks

*10% 2nd Shift differential (in addition to hourly rate)

*Quarterly Food/Treats (Food Truck, Ice Cream, etc.)



-High school diploma/GED or equivalent. Students currently attending high school may be considered.

-Must be able to lift and move objects up to 50 pounds consistently with heavier weight necessary at times.

-Should be able to read and write English.

- Basic computer skills a plus.


Acme Industries is a great place to work, our preferred method is to complete an application on our website: www.acmeind.com/careers/

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