Hot Die Press Operator Job Description Sample
Die Cutting Press Operator
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Die Cutting Operator- Printing- Job Summary
Sets up and safely operates die cutting presses, complying with customer specifications, while maintaining the highest levels of quality.
Die Cutting Operator- Printing- Responsibilities and Duties
- Operate available equipment to ensure production objectives are achieved.
- Assist in maintenance of all Die Cutting equipment.
- Ensure quality system procedures are followed at all times in the Die Cutting department.
- Practice safe work habits while operating equipment.
- Perform other duties as requested.
Die Cutting Operator- Printing- Qualifications and Skills
- High school diploma or GED
- Prior background in manufacturing environment, preferably in a regulated industry is helpful
- An eye for detail and excellent documentation skills
- Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
- Excellent attendance
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Aerospace Hot Form Press Brake Operator- Day Shift (Mon-Fri 7:00Am-3:30Pm)
As part of our recent growth, we are seeking an experienced Hot Form Brake Operator to join our team. The ideal candidate will identify and pull correct material identified on a manufacturing order, set up and operate Amada Press Brake and Lucifer Oven to dimensions specified on manufacturing work order and deliver finished material to other work areas, and complete detailed work order.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILTES
Ability to identify the proper bend sequences.
Ability to identify the proper tooling for usage.
Operate Press Brake and Hot Form Oven
Ability to prepare and run setups and forming operations.
Reading, comprehending, and ability to follow work order instructions.
Read work orders or production schedules to determine specifications, such as materials to be used, locations of bend lines, or dimensions and tolerances.
Develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with others and maintain them over time.
Identify opportunities for process improvement and increased efficiency.
Create task-sheets so that other Brakepress workers can run jobs within the shop.
Determine proper tooling needed for specific jobs.
Able to fill out skills in-process inspection sheet.
Prepare and run setups and forming operations.
Ability to identify potential issues with machinery, parts or process.
Knowledge of and ability to apply basic mathematical skills to the work environment (such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division using whole numbers).
Knowledge or experience working in an inclusive work environment, particularly those persons with disabilities.
Knowledge of blueprints and PCMs.
Accepting of criticism and ability to deal calmly and effectively with stressful situations.
Willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.
Ability to identify, organize, estimate and recognize differences or similarities with excellent attention to detail.
Ability to provide direction and guidance.
Knowledge of and aptitude toward mechanical processes and techniques.
Ability to read, write, communicate and/or follow written and verbal instructions in English.
Ability to communicate in English through voice, or American Sign Language or adaptive technology.
The responsibilities of this position may require an individual to access and hold in confidence certain information. This means that information and/or documentation acquired about employees, suppliers, customers, business practices, and all other related information remains confidential.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Exposure to Manufacturing Environment
ITAR US PERSON STATUS
Due to Skills Inc.'s participation in the defense industry, International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) requires that access to sensitive information and material pertaining to defense and military related technologies may only be accessed, viewed or shared by US Persons as defined by law. A "US Person" can be a US citizen; a lawful permanent legal resident or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or asylee.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Constant exposure to moving mechanical parts.
Constant reaching forward and below waist level.
Constant sitting at a work station.
Constant use of fingers/hands/arms to grasp, pinch, pull and feel.
Frequent exposure to loud noise.
Frequent lifting or moving up to 30lbs and occasional lifting up to 50lbs.
Frequent repetitive motions.
Occasional exposure to airborne particles.
Occasional standing and/or walking.
Use of industry standard personal protective equipment (PPE) required.
Constant (67-100% of shift)
Frequent (34-66% of shift)
Occasional (11-33% of shift)
EEO and ADA STATEMENT
Skills Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. Our company prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, sex, age, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. Skills Inc. complies with all relevant and applicable provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
ABOUT SKILLS INC. Skills Inc. is a self-supporting Social Enterprise and is organized as a 501 (c) (3) non-profit. We have four lines of business; Aerospace Manufacturing, Aerospace Finishing, Technical Services, and Business Solutions, that operate in 4 locations. Skills Inc. employs over 600 people and our social mission is to train, employ and serve persons with disabilities. We accomplish our mission three ways; direct hire, vocational programs and services, and as a resource to the community.
Press Operator 2 (Flexo Press Operator)
PressroomPress Operator 2 (Flexo Press Operator)
Openings would most likely be on 2nd or 3rd shifts.
Set up, adjust, operate, and maintain a flexographic label press. Zero color, to seven-color, which includes large solids, screen tints, and line print.
Review job specifications to determine the press setup according to the direction of the run. Perform all make-ready tasks associated with the press operations such as mounting plates or installing cylinders, examine plates/cylinders for imperfections and checks for correct positioning of images, adjusting tension and register etc. Make necessary color corrections and/or press adjustments prior to production run to meet and maintain the quality specifications of the work. Clean, lubricate, and maintain the press, making minor repairs and replacing worn or broken parts as required. Performs periodic maintenance recommended by the manufacturer.
Requires extensive knowledge of flexographic printing procedures, delivery equipment, safety requirements, and skills to perform assignments. Must be able to read and understand job specifications. Must be able to use and read a standard and metric ruler. Must have knowledge of press capabilities to determine the most appropriate press usage, press settings and materials needed to run the job successfully.
Ability to coach and direct others. Ability to work with minimal supervision.
RRD is an EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer
Demonstrates technical leadership by taking ownership of machine maintenance, troubleshooting and resolving job related issues.
Ownership and utilization of resources such as, Packer, Pro position, Material Handlers and/or Maintenance.
Requires minimum of two (2) years of Label Press Operator experience
Must be able to train new hires
Must be able to efficiently set up and run standard and some specialty work (eg. Variable imaging equipment, cold glue, hot glue)
Demonstrated leadership ability
MUST BE ABLE TO WORK 2ND or 3RD SHIFT
Hot Form Press Operator I (1St Shift)
Hot Form Press Operator I (1st Shift)
The following describes in general terms the purpose and scope of the position. Sets up and operates heavy duty power press to bend, form, and straighten metal plates, formed sheet metal, structural shapes, and weldments.
Read, interpret, and follow work orders, mylars, check fixtures and other engineering data.
Acquire required tooling by using internal procedures.
Operate hydraulic and mechanical presses.
Properly install dies into press.
Adjust press stroke and tonnage.
Operate automated argon system.
Check own work and take first part to quality inspection.
Collects SPC data according to the control plan attached to the work order.
Makes any adjustments necessary to maintain quality parts within control limits for SPC.
Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.
Other duties as assigned.
Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.
Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Frequently required to walk.
Occasionally required to sit, stoop, kneel, or crouch.
Regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms and effectively communicate.
Must be able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Face shield, gloves, and/or arm sleeves must be worn when handling hot parts and dies.
Working conditions are: 100% manufacturing environment.
Regularly exposed to extreme heat and required to work near moving mechanical parts.
Frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles.
Noise level is usually moderate.
Safety glasses (ANSI Z87 compliant) required in all manufacturing areas.
Hearing protection must be worn in designated areas.
Face shield, gloves and/or arm sleeves must be worn when handling hot parts and dies.
Safety Footwear shall be in accordance with the following: ASTM standard F2413-05 with minimum impact resistance, compression resistance and metatarsal designation ratings of 75 foot pounds (i.e. ASTM F2413-05 I/75 C/75 Mt/75), which are viewable on the inside tag of footwear.Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments in accordance with business needs, and to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential function of the job
Skills & Qualifications
Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess the outlined experience level, education, training, minimum years of experience, product or industry knowledge plus any certifications in order to be considered.
- High School Diploma; up to 3 years related experience in job function and/or training; equivalent combination of education and experience
Press Operator - 1St Shift
Hendrick Manufacturing is looking to hire a qualified candidate to work in our Carbondale, PA facility as a Machine Press Operator. We offer a competitive salary, exceptional benefits, 401k with a match, monthly bonus and profit sharing.
DUTIES: The individual who functions in this position must carry out all of the functions associated with being a Press Operator. To qualify, an individual must be able to set up and operate multiple CNC machines and presses with minimal or no supervision and perform all of the following:
Produce product as described in the shop order.
Recognize repeat customer orders and identify specific customer requirements.
Maintain each press according to maintenance procedures and diagnose and repair minor maintenance problems.
Service tools when necessary.
Assist machine technicians when necessary.
Check raw material for adherence to job requirements and detect improper or defective material.
Adhere to all quality control/assurance procedures.
Identify and separate all scrap alloys properly.
Set proper die clearance.
Select proper punch grade
Select and apply proper lubrication.
Detect when a tool needs to be service.
Compare shop drawings to shop orders for accuracy.
Read shop order and shop drawings and set up a tool accordingly.
Select and set proper feed roll pressure.
Detect incorrect setup of program and correct or advise supervisor.
Determine and set slide and stripper settings.
Perform all other duties and assignments as required including those required upon reassignment or transfer and regardless of whether the duties assigned are included within or related to his/her normal duties.
High school diploma.
Must possess basic math and reading skills.
Requires ability to read a ruler, set calipers, read a blue print and micrometer.
Minimum of 1 year as a machine technician or equivalent machine operating experience.
Minimal supervision after initial training period.
Requires ability to lift 50 lbs. unassisted.
Standing for extended periods of time, stooping, bending, stretching as necessary.
Die Cut Operator
Production opportunities at Quad instill a sense of empowerment and possibility distinct from those at other employers. Quad's state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities include world-class automation and binding technology. Our platform gives our clients a full range of options to produce personalized marketing products. Fueled by innovative, interesting days, you'll find hard work is good work, and feel a deep sense of pride in a job well done – something shared by everyone in the community we call Quad.
At Quad, you'll begin at a competitive wage with immediate opportunities to advance – driving you to be better than yesterday. Additionally, earn up to 7% more of your base wage and overtime pay through an incentive program that rewards productivity, safety and product quality.
We offer support at every step of your career with on-site healthcare facilities, 401(k) retirement savings, paid holidays and vacations, and many more great benefits.
The Die Cutter Machine Operator efficiently performs set-up and operates machines that die cut blank and/or pre-printed stock. Responsibilities include confirmation of accuracy and completeness of order, dies, set-up and installation, paper stock, and the load and feed of paper, and the effectiveness and accuracy of cutting, staging completed work per instructions, and area maintenance. This position starts on nights and will work a 12 hour shift on a 223 schedule.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Follow all Company policies, procedures and guidelines as well as take actions that support team work, safety, contamination control, efficiency and good housekeeping.
Know and abide by all Standard Operating Procedures.
Follow the pre-production, make ready, and production run tasks.
Operate powered equipment
Occasionally train workers on the Die Cutting Machine operations, including the feeding and take off functions.
Ensure the work area is clean, and that non-conforming, over-runs, and/or waste are delivered to the appropriate repository.
Cross-train as assigned
Follow and adhere to all Personal Protective Equipment rules and regulations
Perform other responsibilities as assigned
Possess a High School Diploma or GED, or equivalent education and/or training
Be able to perform work related math functions (which includes the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide)
Be familiar with production and processing
Have sufficient skill and experience with troubleshooting
Must be able to multi-task
Must be able to lift 10-15 pounds continuously, and lift up to 50 pounds occasionally
Have the ability to stand long hours, stop, crouch, kneel, crawl, climb and use hands and wrists continuously in controlled movement
Good verbal and written comprehension, with ability to receive and follow instructions
Ability to thrive in a team environment and work independently with minimal supervision
Large Press Operator
Your Career Begins at Timken
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken. Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.
Perform a normal range of blanking, punching, piercing, and forming on complicated progressive, compound, and combination dies.
Essential Job Duties:
Check fixed gauges to maintain close tolerance.
Record die moves on blueprint.
Detect faulty operation of equipment or defective material and refer questionable cases to coach.
Maintain tools, equipment and work area in proper manner.
Fill out route cards; keep chart of next operations for each part; call for parts tub.
Responsible for quality: Accept training in blueprint reading, use of gauges and measuring tools common to manufacturing, along with related statistical process control principles and other quality control procedures.
Must be knowledgeable in and practice all safety procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training/ or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and complete necessary production forms. Ability to speak effectively with fellow employees and/or customers.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, schedule, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several variables; problem solving ability.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, sit, use hands/arms. The employee is regularly required to talk, hear at conversational level, and smell. The employee is occasionally required to walk, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee must regularly lift/move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift/move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift/move up to 50 pounds. Moving/lifting greater than 50 pounds requires assistance from another employee or a lifting device/hoist. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, outside weather conditions, and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Required Personal Protective Equipment: Employee is required to wear proper safety eyewear, hearing protection, and steel-toed shoes at all times while on the plant floor.
Company Information: The Timken Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
All associates and applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law. For additional information please visit our website Timken Careers http://www.timken.com/careers/.
All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.
Nearest Major Market: Sterling
Job Segment: Equipment Operator, QC, Manufacturing, Quality
Press Operator 1 (Flexo Press Operator)
PressroomPress Operator 1 (Flexo Press Operator)
Openings would most likely be on 2nd or 3rd shifts.
If candidate is mechanically inclined, we are willing to train that person to become an operator.
The RR Donnelley, Streetsboro plant is experiencing continued growth! Come join our team. We are willing to train the right candidate to become a flexo press operator.
Review job specifications to determine the press setup according to the direction of the run. Perform all make-ready tasks associated with the press operations such as mounting plates or installing cylinders.
Examine plates/cylinders for imperfections and check for correct positioning of images. Adjusting tension and register etc. Make necessary color corrections and/or press adjustments prior to production run to meet and maintain the quality specifications of the work.
Clean, lubricate, and maintain the press, making minor repairs and replacing worn or broken parts as required. Performs periodic maintenance recommended by the manufacturer.
Requires general knowledge of flexographic printing procedures, delivery equipment, safety requirements, and skills to perform assignments. Must be able to read and understand job specifications.
Must be able to use and read a standard and metric ruler. Must have basic knowledge of press capabilities to determine the most appropriate press usage, press settings and materials needed to run the job successfully.
1.Basic math skills with the use of a calculator.
2.Must have color vision
3.Must work well with others
4.Good communication skills
5.Basic mechanical abilities
6.Must be capable of troubleshooting essential process and equipment problems.
7.Must provide leadership and direction to packers, material handlers and PROs as necessary in the areas of operations, safety and quality.
1.Label converting exposure/experience preferred
2.Must have the ability to efficiently set up, run and maintain a flexographic label press. Zero color, to seven-color, which includes large solids, screen tints, and line print, while maintaining our quality standards with moderate supervision.
3.Previous Machine Operator experience preferred
Hot Stamp Press Operator
Req ID#: 13430BR
Under general direction from team manager and in conjunction with team members, contribute to company quality and service commitments by operating equipment, such as, Single Color, Sheet Fed or Continuous/Web presses. Runs mostly standard work and basic manual numbering may be required. Automated or basic setups and changeovers may be required.
Perform a complete set-up of press in an efficient manner, which may include: identifying and loading correct stock, setting correct paper path and stretch, mounting plates, die registration, making appropriate adjustments to the ink and water levels, assuring accurate single-color register and setting up any attribute functions, e.g. perforations, number, file holes, thermo unit, etc.
Determine and understand all order instructions and running of press productively while, meeting job requirements of ink density, ink and water balance, color matching, and required attributes at a quality level that meets or exceeds our customer's expectations.
Maintain the ability to troubleshoot mechanical breakdowns; demonstrate the ability to make adjustments to the equipment including blanket changes, wash up units, cleaning water system and roller settings as required.
Perform daily, weekly, and monthly preventative maintenance and cleaning to ensure a quality product to customer as required. Understand all press controls and demonstrate their use.
Maintain knowledge of the press, current printing processes and develop continuous process improvements that support the Lean philosophy and work environment.
Maintain company quality standards, service levels and customer expectations by meeting or exceeding department/cell goals and customer specifications. Examples may include: maintaining acceptable ink densities, troubleshooting lithographic press settings and willingness to cross train other team members.
Contribute toward team effectiveness and workflow efficiency by rotating duties as needed.
Maintain customer confidence and protect operations by keeping information confidential.
Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.
Support operations and contribute toward team results by performing other production or related jobs as required.
Position may include other duties as determined by the company.
4 positions total needed
2 on 1st Shift (6 am
2:30 pm M-F) and 2 on 2nd Shift (2:00 pm
10:30 pm M-F).
Required: • High School (or equivalent)
0-1 years of experience in Printing
Familiar with product, equipment, printing process and ink usage preferred.
Basic math and reading skills; basic computer knowledge.
Ability to perform work with a high level of accuracy; detail oriented; ability to handle multiple priorities.
Mechanical ability to operate and maintain press as required.
Deluxe Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, disability, sex, age, ethnic or national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or presentation, pregnancy, genetics, veteran status or any other status protected by state or federal law.
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Digital (Digicon) Press Operator
NC2: rotating nights from 6pm-6am
Position Objective: The Digital Press Operator role is responsible for the set up and operation of multi-color digital printing presses in accordance with the printing specifications and customer requirements/expectations.
Role and Responsibilities:
Performs routine printing procedures according to specifications, most of which require specific skills and aptitudes.
Reviews orders and verifies appropriate stocks and laser die lines are utilized as specified.
Pulls specifications, verifies colors, ripped artwork revision, die line, stock, and special instructions.
Performs line clearance by following digital line clearance SOP.
Sets up machine; installs inks, correct stock, die line, and print alignment.
Match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness.
Completes all start-up checks, verifies scan ability of bar code, and obtains start approval.
Loads the specified type of paper and feeds the paper through the press cylinders.
Closes out job by verifying end to start approval and completing necessary paperwork.
Performs technical adjustments and maintenance of the digital press.
Adheres to procedures performing quality inspections, visual discrimination, print quality analysis and judgment.
Adheres to procedures and operates machine to achieve throughput and waste goals.
Recognizes when routine adjustments are necessary, catching errors at the earliest possible stage to minimize production reworks.
Troubleshoots machine when it is not performing to standards.
Performs in a work cell environment, performing finishing operations as necessary.
Duties may be changed or additional duties assigned. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Qualifications and Education Requirements:
A high school diploma or general education degree (G.E.D.) or equivalent.
Courses in Graphics, Print Production or Operations are beneficial.
Courses in Chemistry, Electronics, Color Theory, and Physics are helpful, but not integral.
Requires a minimum 2 years of relevant experience in a manufacturing environment.
Background and experience in conventional offset press operation, color printing and preferably digital press color printing.
Basic personal computer skills including email and word processing.
Understanding the basic process of prepress.
Experience in operating mechanical/electromechanical equipment.
Graphic Design and Color theory experience.
Basic math skills to perform addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
Able to deal with problems involving several concrete variables.
Read and comprehend measurements on a ruler.
Solid verbal and written communications skills with strong ability to follow written or verbal instructions
Read and comprehend documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedures, and work instructions.
Pass color vision and color hue tests.
Capable of devising multiple alternative solutions based on limited assumptions and information
Works in a manufacturing environment and will be required to wear hearing, foot, and/or other personal protective equipment while performing duties in a manufacturing setting. May, on a continuous basis, stand for a long period of time and stoop and kneel frequently. May handle, feel and reach for items in and around press area, also write or use a keyboard to communicate through written means. Some walking and lifting and/or move up to 50 lbs. may be required. Vision: close vision, distance and color vision to distinguish color variations, peripheral and depth perception as well as the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually medium to loud. Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed. Must be able to work overtime as required by workload and customer mandated deadlines.
The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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