Print Technician

  • Mark Andy Inc.
  • Chesterfield, MO, United States
  • Jun 28, 2017
Full time Other

Job Description

Print Technician

Mark Andy celebrates over 70 years in the label and package printing industry with a mission to be the supplier of choice throughout the product life cycle, offering high-quality and innovative technologies that drive customer profitability. We respond to business needs by offering a broad range of equipment, education, service, and supplies to printers and label converters around the world.

 

Offering our customers complete pressroom solutions, Mark Andy consists of leading global brands including Mark Andy flexographic and digital hybrid printing presses, Rotoflex offline finishing systems and Mark Andy Print Products consumables and supplies.

 

Position Summary

Conduct demonstrations, press acceptances, print tests and conduct print training classes on company products. Consult with customers on applications of company products in the industry.

  • Conduct training programs that will cover all printing equipment and related process activities and issues, including machine operation, safety requirements, quality inspection, paperwork, and computer data requirements for customers and vendors
  • Conduct print tests for customers and engineering
  • Consult with customers, engineering and manufacturing on printing related issues
  • Assist new product development in validating new products
  • 75-90% travel may be required
  • Other duties that may be assigned

Personal Skills Required

  • Interact with others.
  • Work in high stress environment.
  • Deal with interpersonal conflicts.
  • Work with difficult customers.
  • Work in an office/manufacturing environment.
  • Coverage during certain periods.

 

Work Environment

  • Moderate to frequent exposure to shop environment; may be exposed to dust, odors, oils, fumes, chemicals, noise and moving parts. Work typically requires the usage of PPE and can require work on the facility’s production floor or on the production floor in a customer’s facility.

 

Physical Demands

  • Regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl and move about facility and/or customer’s facilities.       Frequent lifting up to 50 pounds.      

Mark Andy Inc. is an equal employment employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other factor, which is prohibited by applicable law.

Experience Required

Qualifications/Skills Required

  • Demonstrated ability to produce high quality products with company equipment. High level of technical knowledge in narrow web flexographic print applications. Good verbal communications skills
  • Must have experience running Mark Andy flexographic printing equipment or experience running machinery for Omet, Gidue, Bobst, Nilpeter or Gallus flexo equipment
  • Detailed knowledge of flexo printing process
  • Ability to distinguish colors accurately
  • Good written and oral communication skills; ability to read, write and perform math operations
  • Ability to help write standard operating procedures/work instructions

 

Education Required

Education/Experience Required

  • High School/GED
  • 4 to 8 years flexographic printing experience in the industry