Manual Machinist - 2nd Shift Cary IL

Date: May 11, 2022

Location: Cary, IL, US, 60013

Company: Aptar Group

Aptar is a leading manufacturer in dispensers for the packaging industry. Our employees are essential to producing dispensing systems for critical products used to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Our products are used for packaging in various arenas: food & beverage, beauty & home, and pharmaceutical products.

Aptar, voted Top Workplace in McHenry County for 2019, is hiring for a 2nd shift Manual Machinist!

2nd Shift: Monday-Friday 4:20pm - 12:30am


Position Summary

Performs precision machining of parts for repair, maintenance and construction of high speed assembly and prototype equipment.


Job Elements & Position Responsibilities

Repairs assembly machinery and component parts as a support to the Manufacturing Department

Produces spare parts for assembly equipment

Performs custom and repair machining of plant related equipment

Produce clear/accurate sketches

Required Qualifications


Must possess high school diploma or GED

Must continue education relating to machining/engineering

Must be able to machine parts to close tolerances (+/-.0005) using conventional toolroom equipment (mill, lathe, surface grinder, etc.)

Must be familiar with machining ferrous, non-ferrous and synthetic materials and alloys

CNC mill/lathe operation and/or set up experience preferred

Welding experience preferred


Must have general machinist hand tools (micrometers, calipers, indicator, edge-finder, square, scale, wrenches, screwdrivers, mallet, hammer, etc and locking toolbox)

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally during shift

Must be able to stand/walk for entire 7.5 hours shift

Must be capable of performing trigonometric functions

Marginal Job Functions

Welding duties as assigned

Assists with machine building projects 


Why should you join the Aptar team? SAFETY is the top priority at Aptar. We provide a clean and safe environment where individuals can develop themselves and promote continuous improvement in the work space. Your ideas for change and improvement matter!

We offer full time hours and benefits including:

•Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k and Profit Sharing Plans, Short & Long Term Disability, Life Insurance

•Vacation & Holiday Pay

•Tuition Reimbursement - start a career with us and take advantage of the opportunity to prepare for your next steps: Skilled Technician roles, Management, Engineering, Sales, the possibilities are endless!

Nearest Major Market: Chicago