Coil Winder

  • Full Time
  • Temp to Perm
  • McHenry, IL

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Job Title: Coil Winder

Job Duration: Temporary to Hire

Pay Rate: $12/hour

Hours: 7am – 4:30pm Monday – Thursday, 7am – 11am Friday

Location: McHenry, IL


  • Ability to read schematics and blueprints
  • Experience cutting, stripping and bending wire leads
  • Must have strong hands
  • Must be able to lift up to 70 pounds continuously
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen

Job Description:

  • Winding wire coils used in transformers.
  • Attaching, altering and trimming wires, insulators and coils by utilizing hand tools and coil winders.
  • Thread end of wire from reel through tension device, guides, and spreader, bends wire ends from lead, and attaches lead to coil core.
  • Turns setscrews to adjust tension on wire and sets counter for number of turns specified.
  • Starts machine and manually feeds wire over coil core or spreader to obtain even and uniform winding and shape of coil.
  • Observes counter and stops machine at specified number of coils.
  • Pounds coil with hammer or mallet to shape end windings or remove coil from fixtures.

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Coil Winder