Machine Shop

Job Description

The openings are on 1st Shift. The hours for this position are 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday - Friday. The rate of pay for these positions range from $20.86 – 20.99 hr.

We are looking for employees to set up and operate powered machine shop machines such as surface grinder, vertical milling machines, shaper and machine lathe.

REPORTS TO: Production Supervisor


  • Physical
  • Frequent long periods of standing.
  • Frequent bending and stooping.
  • Lifting and carrying heavy weight (50-75 pounds unassisted and 75+ pounds assisted) materials and objects.
  • Occasional pursing and pulling of materials or objects.
  • Hand/finger dexterity and coordination.
  • Non-Physical
  • High School graduate or equivalent.
  • Ability to read and write.
  • Follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to concentrate for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to perform simple arithmetic problems.
  • Must possess computer skills.
  • Blue Print Reading must be above average.
  • Shop Math above average.
  • Must demonstrate ability to comply with safe operations (machine guarding, proper operation of machinery for safe operation, etc
  • All candidates must pass a drug test (including THC/marijuana/cannabis)

E.O.E. Minority/Female/Disabled Veteran

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.86 - $20.99 per hour

How to Apply

Walk-ins are encouraged. Apply in person (Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.) at:

Basler Electric Company, 12570 State Route 143, Highland, IL 62249

Candidates should come in on the north side of the building (side with the guard shack), drive all the way back, park outside the door that has a sign above it that says EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONS.

Employer Information
Basler Electric Co 12570 IL-143, Highland, IL 62249, USA
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