ENTRY LEVEL Press Utility position on our 3rd shift. This is a 5 day per week position, Monday through Friday, with an occasional Saturday as needed. As a key member of the Press department, this ENTRY LEVEL position with various duties in our flexographic printing press department will serve as the first step in learning both flexo printing and the flexible packaging industry.
Responsible for cleaning all parts of the press, including pans, pumps, mixers and doctor blade.
Operate the distiller.
Operate the floor scrubber.
Operate the Flexo Wash
Once capable of the above duties, additional responsibilities include:
Learn to fill dye fonts and time ink
Learn to hang rolls.
Learn how to prepare the press for changeovers.
Help pull finished rolls off the press and move product into warehouse.
Help clean plates, cylinders and dye fonts.
Learn to accurately weigh and record scrap.
Keep work area clean and free of debris by emptying trash containers and sweeping and cleaning around press area.
Help to keep the area organized.
Adhere to the training program designated by your department manager.
Responsible for maintaining, labeling and handling of hazardous waste.
Comply with company rules in regards to safety and quality.
Other duties as assigned within the scope of your position.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
1 to 3 months related experience and/or training in a manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to effectively communicate with fellow employees.
Strong verbal and written English communication skills.
A drive to succeed.
A can-do attitude.
A self-starter approach.
Physical demands of this position
Physical working area is multi-shift, high speed packaging operations which may be noisy and very warm. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Must be able to work safely around machinery and chemicals.
Order # 160640