Pactiv Evergreen Inc.

Tool Finisher

Job Locations US-IL-Bedford Park
Position Type
Full Time
Pay Type


Pactiv Evergreen is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.


*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law


Tool Finisher - HIRING IMMEDIATELY - Bedford Park, IL



Tool Finisher available shift: 10PM to 6:30 AM




  • Starting wage up to $22.41 per hour
  • Eligible for annual & skill-based wage increases
  • Add EXTRA money to your paycheck by referring friends and family
  • Eligible for monthly bonus based upon plant productivity*



  • Medical (Comprehensive PPO, two HRA Plans and an HSA plan)
  • Dental (basic and comprehensive coverage)
  • Vision (basic and premier coverage)
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • 401K with a 6% company match (Eligible to participate from day one (1) with 100 % vesting in all company provided funds immediately)
  • New Hire Wellness Bonus (see plan details)
  • Healthcare and Dependent day care flexible spending accounts
  • Livongo diabetes program
  • Corporate discounts


Text to Apply PTVE @ 97211



Our Bedford Park, IL location currently has a 3rd shift Tool Finisher position available in our R&D Tool Shop. The Tool Finisher position is an entry level position into a clean, modern CNC machine shop with advancement opportunities for career orientated individuals interested in CNC manufacturing. Below is a summary of the job responsibilities and requirements. Pactiv offers great pay and benefits.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:   

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.  
  • Accurately use shop work order tracking system to log time to projects.
  • Set up and operate micro drill presses to drill small ventilation holes in cavity components.  
  • Polish machine marks from flat and contoured surfaces of tooling components using scrapers, abrasive stones, files, emery cloths, or die grinders.  
  • Use precision measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers as necessary for task set up and component verification.
  • Inspect finished parts for surface finish, contour conformity, and defects. 
  • Assist in assembly and/or packaging for shipment of machined tooling components.
  • Work with minimal supervision in the assigned work cell and communicate with the team to escalate problems if needed according to the existing procedures.  
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.  


  • Must have High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have the ability to follow detailed directions accurately.  
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude is essential.
  • Advanced math skills (Algebra, Geometry) are required to perform necessary job functions.  
  • Must have the ability to read and interpret CAD drawings, sketches and verbal instructions as necessary for completion of assigned tasks.  
  • Ability to work independently as well as working with others effectively as a part of a team is essential.  
  • Good verbal & interpersonal communication skills; ability to work well in group situations; ability to deal effectively with conflict in mature & consistent manner.  
  • Flexibility to work overtime and off shifts as business needs dictate.  

Pactiv Evergreen Inc. (NASDAQ: PTVE) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fresh foodservice and food merchandising products and fresh beverage cartons in North America and certain international markets. It supplies its products to a broad and diversified mix of companies, including full service restaurants and quick service restaurants, foodservice distributors, supermarkets, grocery and healthy eating retailers, other food stores, food and beverage producers, food packers and food processors. To learn more about the company, please go to the company website at


Located 16 miles south west of Chicago, Bedford Park is a village in Cook County, Illinois. The population was 580 at the 2010 census. Bedford Park consists of a small residential area and vast amounts of heavy industry sprawling to the east and a small amount to the west.


The R&D Tool Shop moved from our Bridgeview Facility to its current location in 2009 and was renamed the Innovation Center. The facility houses 22 CNC Machine Tools, a prototype center, and various grinding and assembly equipment. The Innovation Center has approximately 30 shop employees as well as product and tool designers, project managers and Corporate Engineering staff. The Innovation Center earned Pactiv’s annual Safety and Environmental awards for the past three years with zero incidents.


Pactiv Evergreen is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.  Pactiv Evergreen is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics or statuses protected by law.  For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please call (847) 482-4320 or email


 All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines and applicable laws.


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Pactiv Evergreen employees are subject to post-hire drug and alcohol testing in accordance with company policies


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