SC Electric Company Chicago, IL
The Human Energy of S&C

Integrity, enthusiasm, sustained energy. These are the traits that S&C has always looked for and found when seeking people to join our 100% employee-owned team. S&C supports these qualities with a strong package of pay and benefits, excellent education and training programs, a challenging work environment, and broad opportunities for advancement.

Location: Chicago

Address of Location: 6601 N Ridge Blvd, IL, Chicago 60626

Education Requirements: None

Relevant Work Experience Requirements: Less than 1 year


The Finishing System is a process designed to pre-treat metal (i.e., powder coat and liquid paint) to protect it from the environment. You will work in a production environment, engage in continuous productive activity and must meet requirements within predetermined time constraints. Tasks require the use of both hands and arms on a repetitive basis for a full range of motion.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

* Identify parts from blueprints to verify that they are properly tagged.

* Have the ability to use simple material handling equipment such as powered walking stackers, storage trucks and pallet trucks.

* Use simple measuring equipment such as tape measures.

* Have the ability to learn proper grinding procedures to smooth welds and remove scratches from steel parts and enclosures.

* Hanging of parts weighing up to 200 lbs. on an overhead conveyor using material handling equipment.

* Reacting to system alarms and basic sanding procedures.

* The work in this area is physically demanding and requires the ability to sustain a continuous work pace for extended periods.

* To select this job as one of interest to you, at a minimum, you must have the following:

* A working knowledge of shop math.

* Ability to follow specific instructions and procedures.


* Standing: All tasks are performed in a standing position with intermittent walking.

* Lifting: Frequent lifting of items ranging in weight from 5 lbs. to 50 lbs.

* Walking: Occasional walking moderate distances (less than 1/8 mile).

* Carrying: Frequent carrying of items ranging in weight from 5 lbs. to 25 lbs.

* Pushing: Occasional pushing of motorized material handling carts with loaded weights up to 1000 lbs.

* Pulling: Occasional pulling of motorized material handling carts with loaded weights up to 1000 lbs.

* Bending: Frequent bending and crouching to safely lift parts of various sizes and shapes.

* Reaching: Continuous full range of motion from above the shoulders to below the knees.

* Handling: Continuous handling of parts ranging in weight from 5 lbs. to 50 lbs.

* Other: Respirator certification required.

Number of Openings: 1.00

Employment Status: Non-Exempt

Employment Classification: Full Time

Shift: 2

Core Working Hours: 4:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.


S&C Electric Company is a global provider of equipment and services for electric power systems. Founded in 1911, the Chicago-based company designs and manufactures switching and protection products for electric power transmission and distribution.

S&C's products help deliver electric power efficiently and reliably. Some are used to switch circuits. Others minimize damage to equipment in the event of a fault or reduce the area of an outage by automatically rerouting power flow; S&C's sophisticated power-quality products can deliver uninterrupted power for an entire facility, for crucial process industries.

In addition, S&C offers a wide range of engineering, laboratory, and testing services for electric utilities and commercial, industrial, and institutional power systems.

S&C provides solutions for customers worldwide. The company has engineering offices and manufacturing facilities in Chicago, Illinois; Franklin, Wisconsin; Alameda, California; Duvall, Washington; Rockville, Maryland; and Orlando, Florida. S&C subsidiaries operate in Toronto, Canada; Curitiba, Brazil; Mexico City and Aguascalientes, Mexico; Wales, United Kingdom; South Yarra, Australia; and Suzhou, China.

Thank you for your interest in S&C Electric Company. S&C has a proud and longstanding tradition of providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Further, S&C is committed to taking affirmative action to ensure that qualified females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities can pursue equal employment opportunities. For information regarding equal employment opportunity, please see