Tool Finisher



This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc.  


Our Bedford Park, IL location currently has a 2nd shift Tool Finisher position available in our R&D Tool Shop/Innovation Center. The Tool Finisher position is an entry level position into a clean, modern CNC machine shop with advancement opportunities for career orientated individuals interested in CNC manufacturing. Below is a summary of the job responsibilities and requirements. Pactiv offers great pay and benefits.

 Essential Duties & Responsibilities:   

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.  
  • Accurately use shop work order tracking system to log time to projects.
  • Set up and operate micro drill presses to drill small ventilation holes in cavity components.  
  • Polish machine marks from flat and contoured surfaces of tooling components using scrapers, abrasive stones, files, emery cloths, or die grinders.  
  • Use precision measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers as necessary for task set up and component verification.
  • Inspect finished parts for surface finish, contour conformity, and defects. 
  • Assist in assembly and/or packaging for shipment of machined tooling components.
  • Work with minimal supervision in the assigned work cell and communicate with the team to escalate problems if needed according to the existing procedures.  
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.  

Job Requirements:   

  • Must have High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have the ability to follow detailed directions accurately.  
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude is essential.
  • Advanced math skills (Algebra, Geometry) are required to perform necessary job functions.  
  • Must have the ability to read and interpret CAD drawings, sketches and verbal instructions as necessary for completion of assigned tasks.  
  • Ability to work independently as well as working with others effectively as a part of a team is essential.  
  • Good verbal & interpersonal communication skills; ability to work well in group situations; ability to deal effectively with conflict in mature & consistent manner.  
  • Ability to learn and expand capabilities
  • Flexibility to work overtime and off shifts as business needs dictate.  
At Pactiv, continuous innovation and development has secured our place as one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of foodservice and food packaging products. Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging. Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice industries around the world. 
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Pactiv LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status. 

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