Career Opportunities

Production Grinder – 1st and 2nd Shift

A production grinder performs close tolerance grinding on both manually operated and CNC precision grinding machines. We are willing to train the right person for this position. Manufacturing experience is desired but is not necessary. Basic math and basic inspection tool knowledge are required.

Brazer – 1st Shift

Join tungsten carbide and diamond to tools using a torch and induction brazing machine. Experience with cleaning, heating, and cooling techniques required.

We are 100% employee owned so each employee is an owner of the company.

We offer:

  • A very clean, air-conditioned working environment
  • Company Ownership
  • Bonus opportunities
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K
  • Life Insurance
  • Advancement opportunities

Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran

Please contact us by email at or give us a call at 847-758-3100 ex 238.

Crafts Overview

A general overview of Crafts Technology is that we design and manufacture specialized products utilizing hard materials to produce wear parts, components, and custom tooling. Products are made from specific grades of Tungsten Carbide, Advanced Ceramics or Polycrystalline Diamond. The selected material offers excellent wear properties, corrosion resistance and thermal conductivity.

What this all means is that Crafts produces parts for a large variety of industries that are all over the world. Majority of the parts produced are used on assembly lines as tooling used to make consumer products that you probably use on a daily basis. We would work with this individual to gain knowledge on the following:

  1. Blueprint Reading (Drafting)
  2. Material Science
  3. Grinding - Manufacturing
  4. EDM (Electrical Discharge Machining) – Manufacturing
  5. Inspection Equipment
  6. Brazing
  7. General Machining (Lathe/Mill)