Manufacturing Technician

Posted: 03/14/2024
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Are you looking for a chance to flex your mechanical abilities, while soaking up 30+ years of manufacturing experience?  If you’re as motivated and curious as you are mechanically inclined, we invite you to apply for our position that will sharpen your skills, while learning about a system that’s described as the best modular fixturing in the world.

Bluco Corporation is looking for a motivated individual to fill our Manufacturing Technician role.  This position will focus on assisting in both prototype and small production jobs, who can perform a multitude of functions.




  • Assemble products made of precision parts using instructions/prints
  • Read factory orders, accurately read tape measures, gauges and other test equipment
  • Saw cut material using large band saw for production
  • Clean and Glue high precision bushings into plates and components
  • Laser Mark part number on parts ready for inventory
  • Perform Quality flatness checks on steel tables using FARO tracker
  • Perform end of day/end of job cleanup and breakdown




  • Welding experience is a plus, but not required
  • Basic Blueprint reading experience
  • Ability to read Micrometers and Calipers
  • Manufacturing industry experience is a plus
  • Understanding of shop math/ability to convert to/from metric
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve problems with minimal instruction
  • Quality focused/shows pride in workmanship
  • Ability to work well with others and work in a team environment
  • High School diploma
  • Ability to stand for the duration of the shift
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Operate or ability to learn forklifts and cranes


What you will receive from us:


  • Competitive base salary, plus eligible for annual bonuses and profit sharing
  • Generous benefits including health care, dental, vision and a fully funded HSA
  • Unbelievable perks, including gym memberships, daycare costs stipends, free lunch program
  • Climate controlled facility


Our employees love working here! Between the perks and benefits, a great culture and competitive compensation package, our company was named one of Chicago’s Best and Brightest companies to work for 3 years in a row!  Come out and carve a great career for yourself!

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