• 1st Shift Finishing Operator (ST Cell)

    AllegionPrinceton, IL 61356

    Job #1831108043

  • Creating Peace of Mind by Pioneering Safety and Security

    At Allegion, we help keep the people you know and love safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 30 brands, 11,000+ employees globally and products sold in 130 countries, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following, which are to be performed accurately, efficiently, within company safety and quality standards, and within required time frames as needed. Other duties may be assigned. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

    • Build final product and sub-assemblies using standard work, OMS guides, Shop Orders, Prints, & Custom Instructions.

    • Verify dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators

    • Study blueprints, sketches, models, or specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating assemblies to specifications.

    • Set up and operate conventional or computer numerically controlled machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders to cut, bore, grind, weld, or otherwise shape parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes

    • Visualize and compute dimensions, sizes, shapes, and tolerances of assemblies, based on specifications.

    • Cross train in one or more specific areas each year

    • Follow safety regulations; keep work areas and equipment clean and orderly using 5S standards

    • May perform other duties as assigned and extend into other areas as needed

    • Flexibility to work overtime as required

    • Perform tasks in a timely and accurate manner


    • Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships

    • Ability to work effectively in independent situations and exercise good judgment to reach sound conclusions

    • Ability to use Kanban workflow for optimal build performance

    • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions, schedules, rules, procedures, etc.

    • Ability to read, interpret and perform from various documents, including method sheets, assembly drawings, production reports, safety rules, blueprints, printed shop schedules, KanBan cards/boards, operating maintenance instruction and procedure manuals, etc.

    • Ability to properly identify components and gain extensive parts knowledge

    • Ability to identify and obtain appropriate parts for workstation operation.

    • General knowledge of machinery, specifically related to areas of responsibility

    • Ability to judge distances, spatial relationships, and perform visual and/or mechanical inspections; ability to distinguish colors and finishes

    • Ability to perform jobs at the same or lower labor grade than current job

    • Knowledgeable of OSHA requirements, including lockout/tag out procedure.

    • Ability to use CRT and data entry technologies (bar code, key entry); ability to work from and use the AS400 computer application

    • General knowledge of machinery, specifically related to areas of responsibility

    • Ability to judge distances, spatial relationships, and perform visual and/or mechanical inspections; ability to distinguish colors and finishes

    • Basic math and computer skills

    • Ability to perform jobs at the same or lower labor grade than current job


    • Ability to frequently lift up to 25 pounds, occasionally lift up to 60 pounds, and rarely lift over 60 pounds. Any lifts over 35 pounds should be done with assistance.

    • Ability to demonstrate manual dexterity; ability to repetitively use fingers and hands to feel, handle, or squeeze; reach with hands and arms; twist/turn body; perform repetitive motions

    • Ability to stand, walk, and/or sit, frequently and for extended periods of time

    • Ability to occasionally climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and/or crawl


    • Ability to operate any and all equipment associated with the essential duties of the facility's ST Cell criteria

    • Ability to use hand or power tools

    • Ability to use two hand palm buttons

    • Ability to use testing equipment

    • Ability to use pneumatic tools

    • Ability to use a variety of screw drivers and clamps, as well as operate a variety of machines


    • Exposure to various chemicals including greases, oils, and adhesives in safe exposure amounts and approved for use in our facility by EHS

    • Exposure to temperature changes

    • Exposure to moderate noise levels with intermittent loud noises

    • Exposure to vibration

    • Exposure to dirt and/or dust

    • Exposure to sharp objects and parts

    • Exposure to moving mechanical parts, protected by approved guarding and controls


    • Minimum requirements:

    • High school diploma or GED

    • One year of related experience preferred

    We Celebrate Who We Are!

    Allegion is committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. Together, we embrace all differences and similarities among colleagues, as well as the differences and similarities within the relationships that we foster with customers, suppliers and the communities where we live and work. Whatever your background, experience, race, color, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law, we will make sure that you have every opportunity to impress us in your application and the opportunity to give your best at work, not because we're required to, but because it's the right thing to do. We are also committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through our career site and require an accommodation or assistance, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team .

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