Extruding Press Operator Job Description Sample
Screen Printing Press Operator (Auto/Manual Press - Textiles)
Do you look at a blank t-shirt and see a blank canvas? Do you have professional screen printing experience specifically on textiles? We're looking for a crafty individual with a meticulous and trained eye to help us make the best shirts ever. In your spare time you can be found at your local MakerSpace, sewing Comicon costumes, or frequenting local street fairs peddling & purchasing handmade merch. The ideal candidate is reliable, pays close attention to detail, and cares about the finished product. You must be motivated to produce high volumes of great prints and will do so on our M&R presses with Tri-Loc registration systems using plastisol & water-based inks. If you are driven by results, focus on procedures, and want to have an impact on a fast-paced team, while fighting for better, then let's get started.
Kotis Design is a screen printer, promo product peddler, graphic design firm and warehouse/fulfillment center; but most of all - we are brand evangelists. We tackle every project with unbridled enthusiasm, promising that in the end we always make the Best Shirts & Swag Ever. For 7 of the last 8 years we've been named one of the Fastest Growing companies in Washington and now we are expanding to Utah. Merchandise we've created can be found coast-to-coast on the backs of college students and corporate execs alike.
Auto Press and Manual Press Operator Responsibilities
- Operate screen printing press including set-up, printing & tear down of jobs with attention to detail, quality of print, accuracy and speed.
- Read and complete work orders accurately.
- Identify and troubleshoot common screen printing problems.
- Clean equipment including removing ink from screens, squeegees, press & tools.
- Maintain a neat and orderly work area at all times as well as promoting safety and cleanliness.
- Provide leadership for production assistants to ensure that they are performing tasks in an efficient and productive manner.
- Maintain equipment as required and notify management of any maintenance or repairs required.
- Miscellaneous tasks could be assigned such as exposing or cleaning screens, counting or stacking garments, mixing or modifying inks as production requirements dictate.
- Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 30lbs at times
- Regularly stand for long periods of time while reaching with hands and arms
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to warm or cold weather. The noise level in the work environment is often loud.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
- 1+ years printing press experience may be substituted by comparable work experience
- Excellent attention to detail, and eye for quality control
- Capable of remaining calm and composed under pressure. Thrives in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment
- Strong attention to detail, and eye for quality control
- Problem solving ability
- Excellent oral and written communication
- Basic Computer Skills
- Specific vision abilities include sharp vision, focus, depth perception and ability to identify colors
- Can quickly perform common math skills such as multiplying in dozens or calculating production rates
- Ability to read, write and comprehend complex written or oral instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English
Kotis offers a competitive benefit package including:
- Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
- 401(k) with match with Roth and Traditional options
- Robust PTO program
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Advancement opportunities
- Energetic and fun work environment with a dynamic culture
Batch Plant - Filter Press Operator
4131 Hwy 17 South Bartow Florida 33830-7567 Why Valmont Welcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD. How you will contribute Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Laborer position in the Global Utilities Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will operate the machinery utilized in the production and fabrication process or assist machine operators in production. Additionally, you will… * Examine products visually to ensure high quality standards are upheld
Observe and detect malfunctions in equipment operations and notify operators of any malfunctions
Lift raw materials, finished products, and packed items manually or using a hoist
Start and operate machines and other equipment to begin the production process
Measure product amounts, lengths of extruded articles, or weights of filled containers to specification
Ensure work area, machines, equipment, and products are cleaned and washed What it takes Required Qualifications
The ability to work in a noisy and dusty environment
The ability to stand and walk up to 95% of the shift
The ability to accurately use and read a tape measure
The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
The ability to identify and communicate maintenance or product problems to departmental supervision
The ability to perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing Highly qualified candidates will also possess:
High School diploma or GED equivalent
One year of previous experience operating hand and/or power tools
One year of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results #UT (Utility) Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.
Press Brake Operator
A fabricator is required to operate lasers, brake press and other fabrication related equipment. This position performs a series of operations including laser, forming and preparing for their internal customers.
JOB DUTIES: This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as management may deem necessary from time to time.
Locates and marks bending and cutting lines onto work piece.
Required to set up and operate fabricating machines, such as brakes, lasers, and reading blue prints to determine sequence of bending processes.
Required to operate CNC fabricating machines such as Finn Power, Steel Master, Lasers, Amada Press Brake, Wing bender and Punch Press.
Comply with all procedures, quality standards, and safety regulations.
Responsible for quality control.
Develop working relationships with other teammates.
Participate in cross-functional teams.
Prepare recommendations to modify processes to improve productivity and quality.
EDUCATION / SKILLS REQUIRED:
Requires education generally equivalent to a high school diploma.
Must have the ability to read and understand blueprints and other manufacturing instructions.
Requires good oral and written communication skills in order to interact with employees in English.
Motivated and highly organized team player with a positive attitude.
Use hands to handle or touch objects, tools, or controls.
Frequently stand, walk, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and reach within hands and arms length.
Manual dexterity required for operating machinery and computers.
Lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
Press Brake Operator (Shear Operator)
Elk River Machine Company, a Cretex Company, has grown to become one of the most prominent full-service contract manufacturing facilities in the Midwest. We pride ourselves on integrity, solutions and value. ERMC is looking for Machinists to join our organization.
Press Break Operator (Shear Operator)
Sets up and operates power shear and brake to cut and bend plates and sheets to sdpecified dimensions.
MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY
1.Follow Company saftey rules.
2.Uses safe material handling methods
3.Report and/or correct unsage work conditions.
4.Participate in plant safety inspections.
5.Identify and/or report opportunities for safety improvement.
6.Remind fellow employees to work safely.
1.Follows all ISO procedures
2.Correctly uses MES station
1.Selects and uses material to avoid excessive scrap.
2.Sets up and operates Shear and/or Brake for individual and production needs.
3.Determines cutting layouts and bending layouts.
4.Uses digital controls to adjust angle and blade pressure.
5.Positions fixtures, clamp stops and side guides.
6.Moves completed work pieces to next work station in an efficient and timely fashion.
7.Uses forklift to move material and pallets.
8.Keeps a clean work area.
9.Monitors and organizes inventory.
1.Replaces work or damaged blades.
2.Replaces and rotates bending die.
3.Performs routine maintenance on combination shear and brake.
Perform work in time allowed.
Work in a safe manner.
Education and Experience:
High School education or equivalent.
1+ year of experience in manufacturing metal forming work.
Knlowledge and Skills:
Math and problem solving skills.
Able to lift 50# regularly
Able to understand oral and written instructions.
Knowledge of safe material handling procedures.
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Brake Press Operator
American Products is currently seeking a Brake Press Operator (BPO) to join our fast-paced team! Come join us as we continue on our mission to provide superior design and quality enclosures with world-class service! We are growing rapidly and are looking for dedicated, hard-working individuals seeking a career opportunity. We offer on-the-job training for most positions, and have generous paid-time off and benefits plans.
Positive energy is a MUST. The most effective members of our team do everything they do with a high level of honesty and integrity while continuously focusing on a positive environment and ensuring the highest quality products possible.
The BPO take flat patterns and turn them into three-dimensional works of art, working to ensure we continue to provide a top-notch product to our clients.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Install and align dies in a press according to specifications.
Position work pieces against the appropriate stops according to instructions.
Inspect work pieces to ensure customer specifications are met. Adjust settings if necessary.
Keep area clean and maintained at all times.
Must be willing to perform other duties as assigned.
Interested? Here's what we would like to see:
Our #1 requirement is a team player, willing to jump in and do what it takes to get the job done for our customers!
High school diploma or GED, required.
At least one year of manufacturing experience is required.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules,operating instructions and procedure manuals.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.
Must be able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
Must be dependable, able to meet attendance, overtime and other scheduling requirements. This may include working some Saturdays.
Must be able to perform work safely, including utilization of all required personal protective equipment. At a minimum, this includes safety glasses and steel-toed shoes.
This position requires excessive walking, stooping, bending and some lifting. Must be able to stand 90% of the time, walk 10% of the time, and lift/carry up to 50 lbs.
Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions (hot or cold).
Passion for delivering quality work and practicing continuous improvement.
American Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
1St Shift - Punch Press Set-Up Operator
JD Norman Industries, Inc. is a diversified manufacturer of metal components and systems with operations in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and the United Kingdom. JD Norman is a leader in the manufacturing of highly engineered product including formed, machined and cast metals.
Set-up and operate punch press production equipment to produce parts conforming to customer sections and within established quality standards.
Set-up production equipment within department in order to produce quality parts.
Operate production equipment within department in order to produce quality parts.
Perform quality checks on parts using micrometers, calipers and other inspection instruments to ensure the parts are within prescribed tolerances.
Accurately complete daily labor cards recording correct part number, operation being performed, number of pieces produced, and number of scrap pieces produced and time involved to produce parts.
Understand and follow general QS and TS procedures.
Perform daily, weekly or monthly equipment maintenance as required.
Able to lift up to 50 pounds.
Perform general housekeeping around work area.
Follow all safety rules and procedures.
Cease production and advise Quality Manager, Production Manager, Operations Supervisor and/or Team Leader if parts being produced are not within the tolerance outlined in the process control procedure.
Cease production and advise Team Leader, Operation Supervisor, Production Manager or Plant Manager if any production equipment is not functioning in a safe and consistent manner
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. The employee is expected to perform other duties necessary for the effective operation of the department.
Education / Experience
High school diploma preferred and/or skill trade
Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
Must have at least 1 year of Punch Press set-up experience
Reports directly to the Production Manager/Operations Supervisor.
Belt Filter Press Operator - Millsboro, DE
Department:DewateringJob Status:Full Time
FLSA Status:Non-ExemptReports To:Area Supervisor
Work Schedule: Shift work with overtime.Positions Supervised: None
Set up, tear down, and operate and maintain a mobile belt press at Water Treatment and Waste Water Treatment Plants.
General maintenance and operation of a mobile belt press
Clean equipment and the surrounding area (shoveling and washing)
Abide by regulatory compliance and safety guidelines
Operate a truck on site to move trailers for loading
Operate additional pumps on site
Maintain production log
Knowledge, Skill, and Ability Requirements
Must be able to communicate in English, both written and verbally
Must be able to work without direct supervision
Hold a valid driver's license
Ability to work flexible hours including overtime and weekends
Basic mathematical skills and tool knowledge
Ability to work at a fast paced schedule
- High School Diploma/GED
Associate Press Operator
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US - New York - Bohemia
Supports the Flexographic press manufacturing product line in performing all pre and post press preparation including make-readys, material retrieval and preparation, post production equipment cleaning, product removal and segregation that relates to the completion of clinical trial labels.
Assists in all pre and post press job operations as directed by the Lead operator.
Assists with make-ready's associated with designated press.
Issues, prepares and returns material correctly and in a timely manner for press runs.
Responsible for post-production equipment cleaning.
Removes and segregates product per established SOPs and Work Instructions
Maintains the manufacturing warehouse in a clean and organized manner insuring that we follow F.I.F.O. inventory control.
Maintains and documents our Anilox roll inventory.
Understands and follows all SOPs and Work Instructions that relate to press operations on each press.
Demonstrates excellent documentation practices at all times
Maintains the pressroom in an organized manner in order to operate at the highest level of productivity.
Follows all safety procedures when operating all manufacturing equipment or when handling chemicals.
Applies Good Manufacturing Principles in all areas of responsibility.
Maintains the press area and label storage area in a constant state of cleanliness.
Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner.
Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Experience working in manufacturing environment
Mechanically inclined with demonstrated ability to accurately read measurements.
Ability to communicate in a professional manner with internal customers.
Must be able to accept work instructions on a daily basis.
Cooperative and professional team player
Ability to learn new tasks and accept new responsibilities
Ability to lift and maneuver materials weighing up to 70 lbs
- Prior experience working with printing presses and/or within the printing industry
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
Sheetfed Press Operator
Suttle-Straus is looking for an experienced Sheetfed Press Operator to join our award winning team! The ideal candidate has operated 6-color, 40" sheetfed presses in a commercial print shop, with a strong mechanical aptitude and focus on continuous improvement.
Suttle-Straus is a premier provider of print, digital production, wide format, mailing, custom kitting, warehousing, and distribution services. Our success is founded on three core principles: A clear focus on meeting and exceeding customer expectations; a long history of implementing new technologies to increase quality and efficiency; and the importance of building an outstanding workforce. Winner of the Printing Industries of America's Best Workplace award for 18 consecutive years, Suttle-Straus offers a collaborative work environment, great benefits and fantastic co-workers.
We offer a competitive benefits package with immediate eligibility for health, dental, vision and life insurance, and eligibility after 30 days for a company matched 401(k) plan. Generous paid time off accrues monthly from date of hire.
Suttle-Straus is an equal employment opportunity employer.
The primary purpose of this role is to operate a 6-color, 40" sheetfed press with conventional and/or UV capabilities to meet or exceed customer expectations with regard to quality, cost and timely delivery. This is a production job requiring the Operator to stand for 8, and sometimes up to 12, hours a day. The position requires the Operator to be detail orientated and have a strong mechanical aptitude. This is a second or third shift position located in Waunakee, Wisconsin.
Duties, Responsibilities & Abilities:
Insure efficient and cost effective operation of press:
Interpret and follow direction from a work ticket
Interpret layouts and ticket information
Check that correct paper is issued and the correct count
Direct press make ready and set up
Determine best sequence of colors
Set ink fountains
Assist in mounting plates and other items needed to process work
Oversee the overall set up of the press, such as sheet size, dryer setting, coater, etc.
Check work against layouts, proofs and ticket information
Achieve and monitor color for consistency, pull time stamps
Assist in wash up between jobs
Fill out necessary paper work and records (check list, maintenance log, ticket counts, etc.)
Monitor product quality
Train press crew
Trouble shoot and perform adjustments and repairs as needed
Insure all press and company procedures are followed
Assist in the general up keep of the press and department:
Install, clean and adjust rollers
Assist in the maintenance and cleaning of the press and surrounding area
Keep area free from pallets, skid and skid tops
Remove waste paper, ink and solvents
Skills, Educational & Physical
Prior commercial print shop operating sheetfed presses
High School education or equivalent professional experience
Basic math skills
Ability to work in a fast paced production environment
Ability to work well with co-workers in a team environment
Ability to operate computer based technology
Constant standing and/or walking
Frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
Occasionally lift up to 75 lbs.
Occasionally ascend/descend steps
Occasionally squat or kneel
Press Operator Metal Stamping
- Performs typical progressive die and press operations
- Setup and remove tooling
- Observe press in operation and make adjustments to control rate of production
- Monitoring equipment/tooling during production stamping to ensure it is working properly. i.e. watching gages, dials, etc.
- Quality inspections during production runs
- The use of micrometers, calipers, etc. to inspect/measure/visually inspect parts to ensure they conform to specifications
- Includes making minor repairs/maintenance such as oiling and cleaning up around the press when complete
- Communicating clearly and concisely with the supervisor, other production personnel and quality personnel when a problem arises
- Accurately complete a job routing ticket, data chart, time sheet etc.
- Maintain and accurate count of parts
- Assist in setting up steel coil on larger presses
- Possible second shift during peak production periods or as needed
- Extended period of standing while operating press and running production
- Follow all prescribed safety regulations i.e. PPE (safety glasses/hearing protection) etc.
- Safely handle scrap during and after production run
- Keep are clean and organized in a 5S manner
- May assist in training of other employees as required
- When applicable, use computers for data entry in MRP or spreadsheet in a specified and appropriate manner
- The employee is exposed to high noise levels from operating machine
- Ability to lift 30 pounds
- Potential hazards from moving equipment and machine parts, nuisance dust, and skin exposure to cutting and drawing oils
- The employee is required to stand, walk, pull and bend to the floor
- 2+ years of setup and operator experience
- Education – High School or equivalent
- High school or equivalent
- Metal Stamping: 2 years
- Worked with Steel Coils: 2 years
- Press Operator: 3 years
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