Production Associate

Location: Loves Park / Illinois

Job type

Employment type: Full-Time

Pay: Competitive/hour

Search Button I'm interested

Job description

Req#: 14097

Job Description

  Danfoss is looking for a Production Associate to assemble products at our Loves Park, IL location.  A production associate assemble products as required with strict adherence to manufacturing due dates and quality standards and scan/transfer materials timely in the systems, supporting accurate inventory counts.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

  • Comply with safety procedures and policies.
  • Assemble products as required with strict adherence to manufacturing due dates and quality standards.
  • Meet established productivity standards.
  • Pick, replenish, and transport components.
  • Handle packaging materials.
  • Ability to train and certify on forklift and tugger equipment and move material throughout the plant using forklift/tugger/hand truck equipment.
  • Refill Kanban bins and deliver to appropriate area.
  • Perform basic machine cleaning tasks.
  • Operate electrical lift, as needed.


Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • Must be 18 years of age. High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required.
  • Ability to communicate verbally and understand written instructions in English.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of basic computer skills.
  • Previous production and/or material control experience is desirable.
  • Employee is typically required to stand for a minimum of 8 hours and frequently required to walk and communicate.
  • Constant use of hands and fingers to handle or feel components, reach with hands and arms, and occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, or crouch.
  • Must be able to lift/carry up to 30 pounds on a frequent basis with occasionally lifting heavier amounts.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, and peripheral vision with ability to adjust focus.


Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.  Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship.

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

By submitting your interest in this job, you agree to receive text notifications with additional steps to complete your job application. You will receive up to 6 messages from the number "63879". Message & data rates may apply. Please refer to our privacy policy for more information.

About company

The world faces growing populations, booming urbanization and rapid climate change. At Danfoss, we engineer ready-to-use solutions to these challenges. We build energy-efficient solutions that reduce food loss and make cities cleaner – using digital technology to make systems smarter and more connected – and we engineer innovative new ways to save energy and transition to clean energy for the good of our climate.
Search Button I'm interested

Not interested?

Search jobs