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Machine Operator

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40W267 Keslinger Rd, PO Box 393
LaFox, IL 60147
Job Description

Job Title: Machine Operator A

Company: Richardson Electronics Power & Microwave Technologies

Type: Full Time

Job Description

Operates Parts Department equipment used to produce parts in accordance with tolerances and requirement


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Reads basic to moderate blueprints and work orders for product specifications such as dimensions and tolerances.
  • Completes paperwork to maintain records and department standards
  • Follows tooling instructions in use of fixtures and Parts Department equipment.
  • Observes operation of machine and verifies conformance of machine work piece to specifications using gauges, basic micrometer, and calipers. 

  • Maintain degreasing tanks and grit blasters including their cleaning
  • Responsible for turning out quality parts that meet all dimensional and appearance criteria with the minimum amount of labor and scrap.


Qualification Requirements:

1-4 years of experience in manufacturing. Hazardous Materials training as required, knowledge of materials and machine shop equipment and measuring techniques. Must be willing to learn and be self-sufficient. Able to lift at least 50lbs routinely



About Richardson Electronics Power & Microwave Technologies: The Power & Microwave Technologies is a division of Richardson Electronics that provides engineered solutions, power grid and microwave tubes, as well as new solid-state technologies. We bring together a deep understanding of engineering, wide-ranging capabilities and a worldwide network to deliver high quality electron devices. As a manufacturer and authorized distributor, our strategy is to provide specialized technical expertise and engineered solutions based on our core engineering and manufacturing capabilities. We provide solutions and add value through design-in support, systems integration, prototype design and manufacturing, testing, logistics, and aftermarket technical service and repairall through our existing global infrastructure. Our focus is on products for power, RF and microwave applications. Learn more at:


About Richardson Electronics : Richardson Electronics (NASDAQ: RELL)  is a leading global provider of engineered solutions, power grid and microwave tubes and related consumables; power conversion and RF and microwave components and replacement parts for diagnostic imaging equipment; and customized display solutions. Founded in 1947 and headquartered just outside of Chicago (Lafox, IL), we employ over 350 people worldwide and maintain stocking locations in the U.S., Europe, Asia and South America. We offer superb prospects for professional growth, along with a competitive salary, healthcare benefits, and 401k.The Company provides solutions and adds value through design-in support, system integration, prototype design and manufacturing, testing, logistics, and aftermarket technical service and repair through its global infrastructure.  Learn more about how we are celebrating our past and building our future at 


Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging Commitment

Richardson Electronics is an international company with offices located throughout the world. We promote a culture where our employees feel welcome, respected and empowered to grow.  We understand, respect and value the similarities as well as the differences of our employees as we do in our own families. We strive to be nurturing and open-minded and to create a genuine feeling of belonging.  Our commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging creates a great place to work and an environment where our employees, our customers and the communities we serve can reach their goals and connect. Our effectiveness in maximizing and bringing together the talents of people of different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives is key to our continued global success.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

*Must be authorized to work in the US.



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Required postings:

Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Supplement

Employer Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)


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