Graining 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
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.
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
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 Helper
Press Operator Helper
location:Green Bay, WI
salary:$12 - $14 per hour
date posted:Monday, April 23, 2018
Looking to change careers or making a company change? A good standing paper converting company on the North West side of Green Bay is looking to fill a PRESS ASSISTANT position for a rotating shift.
Position: Temp to Hire
Shifts: Currently first shift but based upon production needs could rotate to 2nd or 3rd
Pay: $12+ based upon experience
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Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefit package consisting of health, life, dental, vision, health savings account, short term disability, and 401(k).
Assist the operator to enhance the flow of production
Read and understand the job specification at each press
Operate roll handling equipment
Prepare base stock, install in the unwind as needed
Removed finished product from the rewind and package
Assist with print cylinders, ink pumps, slitters
Clean machine and preform low end maintenance
Monitor and maintain ink
Maintain quality of press
Other duties as assigned
Working hours: Currently first shift but based upon production needs could rotate to 2nd or 3rd
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Experience is preferred but open to entry level candidates
Must have basic math skills
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally
Must be able to drive a forklift
Flexible to move from 8 to 12 hour shifts
If you are QUALIFIED, apply online at email your resume to , call the office at to speak with a recruiter or stop in the office at 821 S Huron Road Suite A, Green Bay, WI 54311
Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.
Press Brake Operator 2Nd Shift
Alto-Shaam is more than just a place to work. We believe that our people are the key to our success and we want to see all of our Alto-Shaam team members develop themselves professionally and succeed in their careers.
We are dedicated to recruiting and training the best talent in the industry from entry-level positions to senior executives. We provide opportunities to enhance your career and income through honest work and high performance. We work together as a team, and we provide the education, training, and coaching you need to become a valuable team member.
Alto-Shaam, is a family-owned, privately held company who specializes in commercial foodservice equipment. Alto-Shaam pioneered the solutions that are essential to profitable foodservice and retail operations around the world.
We partner with our customers to innovate and develop new products that will provide high-quality food while reducing energy, food shrinkage and labor costs. We focus on giving our customers a higher return on their investment.
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3Rd Shift, Core Press Machine Operator
Core Press Machine Operator
To operate the various compression molding presses, meeting specified operational safety, color, quality and quantity standards of performance for the manufacture of compression molded type glass line Cores, such as T-lite, 10 Hr, and 3" x 3"Cores. To monitor wax prill delivery through "vac-u-max" system to compression machine's direct feed hopper. Maintain necessary documentation such as part numbers, production counts, Core weights and heights, transaction tickets, comments, etc. Move skids and pallet boxes into place. Maintain clean and orderly work area.
PHYSICAL ACTIVITY & DEMANDS:
Stands and/or walks 100%, sits 0%
Exercises considerable visual acuity monitoring candle quality, production, and while fine-tuning equipment operation
Must be able to stand on a concrete floor for the entire shift
Be able to lift 30 pounds without assistance and 75 pounds with assistance
Have precise coordinated movements of the fingers of both hands to grasp and manipulate small objects
Make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists
Have the ability to bend, stoop, stretch, twist
Be able to reach out with the body, arms, and/or legs
Have the ability to match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness.
Must have a valid state driver's license
Prefer a High School diploma or GED
Six months work experience in a fast paced environment
The ability to work any 10 hour shift up to 6 days a week as needed
Have the mental ability to pay close attention to details
The ability to obtain a Candle-lite Powered Industrial Truck License
The ability to move quickly to respond to situations
Be a forward thinking individual
The ability to anticipate rather than react
Be mechanically inclined with the ability to pass the Work Keys, Bennett Mechanical, Valpar Independent Problem Solving, and Mechanical Application operator assessments
Prefer six months lead/supervisory experience
Computer literate individual
Six months in a production environment.
Equal Employment Organization Employer F/M/Disabled/Vets
Press Assistant Operator
If Excellence Drives You, This Is Your Destination.Job Description
To assist/support Press Operator in producing a quality product on a Flexographic/Rotogravure printing press in a safe and efficient manner.
Follow all plant-wide, department-specific environmental rules and procedures for the proper management of all Hazardous Waste. Support plant security procedures.
Operate the equipment with consideration of the environment and the safety of everyone in mind. Assure that all environmental controls and safety devices (i.e. press enclosures, guards, E-stops, lockouts, etc.) are in place and functional. Report all incidents and/or unsafe conditions which may include: first aid, illness, spills, improper/incomplete procedures and property damage.
Support EHS culture by active participation in workplace organization, operator preventative maintenance, and reducing workplace hazards. Understand all Do Not Touch Exceptions and how to perform tasks. Able to identify where all e-stops are located and how to re-set machine. Follow all Forklift Rules.
Prepare inks, films, plates, gears, etc. for scheduled job. Assist Press Operator in monitoring the product to ensure quality.
Assist in make-readies. Participate in the operation of the press with the ability to operate if needed. Order, Charge, and Return raw materials to each job as needed.
Complete necessary daily paperwork. Complete 7S/housekeeping logs. To facilitate and enforce all of the company policies and procedures as they are outlined and defined.
Awareness of and adherence to all suitable and relevant health and safety policies. Remove all scrap except flying splices before master rolls get moved to WIP area All other duties as assigned by Shift Manager and/or Management.
High School Diploma or equivalent education.
Good computer skills
Ability to work with and interact effectively and professionally with co-workers in a team environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Good organizational skills.
Bemis is committed to its core values: Ethics, Accountability, Innovation, and Respect.
By becoming an employee at Bemis Company, Inc., you will work in a high performing environment where team members collaborate to get the job done, challenge the status quo to find a better way, and embrace unconventional ways of thinking. We are eager to see how you can make an impact in our high performance culture.
Bemis Company, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Press Room Cutter Operator
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The Senior Production Operator will assist in the production of customer orders by running and troubleshooting various types of equipment based in designated department. They will perform quality checks, troubleshooting, light maintenance, and prepare orders.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
§ Understanding of loading and operation of various types of equipment
§ Set up, run, and troubleshoot printing, coating, and post processing/cutting equipment.
§ Ensure all products are printed, processed and cut as outlined in SOP standards.
§ Clean and check area to ensure broken or damaged equipment is not being used.
§ Capable of performing repetitive lifting (up to 50 lbs), flexibility for bending and reaching
§ Perform regular quality checks, working to consistently reduce internal defects and ensuring a quality product is delivered to the proper customer on time.
§ Assist other Team Members as needed based on work load and production needs.
§ Troubleshooting on various types of equipment.
§ Performing preventative maintenance of equipment as needed.
§ Performing any and all related tasks as assigned by Management
§ Able to stand for long periods of time (up to 12 hours)
Senior Production Operator – Technical
§ Team player who is reliable, eager to learn, train and rotate through the various operations
§ Excellent communication skills.
§ Strong dedication to team member morale, customer service, safety, quality and delivery
§ Ability to multitask.
Senior Production Operator – Experience
§ Previous experience in a lean or production manufacturing environment
§ Troubleshooting skills and quality check experience
§ Previous printing experience
Senior Production Operator – Education
§ Minimum High School Diploma or Equivalent
§ Technical, Manufacturing, Printing or Quality courses or experience
Press Operator/1St Press Operator (37853)
Operate web printing press to print quality production, maintain quality of product, lead and direct press crew, maintain press, and work on other operation duties as directed by the supervisors.
Act as a leader in providing and promoting a safe and injury free work environment.
Responsible for all aspects of the operation of the press and press crew.
Responsible for over all quality of the printed product including color reproduction, product specifications, imaging quality and postal specifications.
Determines when product is suitable for saving.
Responsible for producing a sample-quality product.
Monitors other crew member's progress while performing their responsibilities.
Provides accurate documentation of time, materials, impressions, waste, and run speeds.
Communicates information effectively with other crews and departments, scheduling, prepress, maintenance.
Coordinates make-ready process by reviewing job information, establishing make-ready plan, and assigning responsibilities to crew members.
Responsible for maintaining a Preventive Maintenance Program for the press, and using the "Request For Action" system to notify the maintenance department of issues with the equipment.
Must be able to work 7:00 pm to 7:00 am shift, 3 days on/4 days off, (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, Friday, Saturday, alternating on an 8 week rotation). Opportunities for overtime.
RR Donnelley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The company's policy is to select, place and deal with all its employees without discrimination based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, age, disability, perceived disability, sexual orientation, protected Veteran status, genetic information or on the basis of any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
10 years web press-printing experience.
Knowledge of in-line finishing, die cutting, inserters, imagers, color and register.
Must have worked in all positions leading up to this position.
Troubleshooting/Problem Solving Skills
Management skills, coordinating the activities of other crew members.
- Continuous standing/walking
- 8 hrs or more.
Occasional bending, kneeling, climbing, reaching.
Occasional lifting and pushing/pulling
- 50 lbs. or less.
Occasional repetitive motion with both hands.
Ability to see colors.
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