Flexographic Press Operator

  • Labeltronix
  • Anaheim, CA, United States
  • Jun 15, 2017
Full time Press Operator

Job Description

Labeltronix is seeking a Flexo Press Operator to perform daily operations and maintenance of our Nilpeter FA-3 Flexo Press. The ideal candidate will have a positive, self motivated, hard working personality with a great "Team Player" attitude. If you feel you have the qualifications and fit this description, we would love to hear from you. If interested, please apply online. Please no phone calls. The company encourages solutions through creativity, teamwork and communication. Labeltronix offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Here’s what we provide our employees

  • Competitive hourly pay
  • Quarterly bonus
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401K Plans
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacations and Sick days
  • Promotions within

SUMMARY

Performs daily operation and maintenance of the Nilpeter FA-3 flexographic printing press

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Special projects and other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Perform routine maintenance, on schedule and according to procedure
  • Perform print and mechanical adjustments accurately, efficiently, and according to procedure
  • Monitor the printing process to maintain the highest print quality
  • Understand machine capabilities to achieve optimum print quality, throughput, and waste minimization
  • Update real-time order data through internal information systems
  • Perform order Q.C. checks according to work instructions to ensure accuracy
  • Keep aware of deadlines and produce orders to meet commitments
  • Advise Production Manager/Supervisor of supplies inventory levels
  • Participate in training programs facilitated by Production Manager/Supervisor and General Manager
  • Perform back-up responsibilities of other operations as necessary
  • Become proficient at running the Digicon Hot Stamping and Embossing press
  • Adhere to existing work instructions/processes and contribute ideas and recommendations for continuous process improvement

EXPECTATIONS:

  • Provide regular feedback on ways to improve production processes
  • Provide recommendations and feedback to management regarding operational capabilities and limitations
  • Maintain a very organized, clean, and safe work environment
  • Participate in a continuous learning environment
  • Adjust to new objectives as necessary
  • Keep up-to-date on industry knowledge
  • Be able to work at times under high-pressure
  • Understand the importance of customer needs for both internal and external customers
  • Be receptive to feedback
  • Be a good listener and open-minded
  • Possess a cooperative, team attitude
  • Follow procedures/work instructions well
  • Be detail oriented
  • Have strong dedication and good work ethic

 

Experience Required

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Flexo press operating experience
  • Good troubleshooting skills
  • Experience maintaining equipment
  • Color theory/management is a plus

Education Required

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a printing field
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a label printing operation

 CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

  • Basic understanding of Word, Excel, Internet, E-mail programs
  • Formal classroom flexographic training is a plus

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Lift up to 50 pounds without aid
  • Move/handle up to 250 pounds with aid
  • Exposed to intermittent noise levels approaching 100 decibels
  • Use of harsh chemicals (isopropyl alcohol, UV inks)
  • Exposure to modest amount of ozone