Press Operator
Printpack Inc - Fredericksburg, VA

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Printpack, Inc ., a leading manufacturer of flexible packaging materials is looking to fill the position of Press Operator in the Fredericksburg, VA location.

Job Responsibilities

The Press Operator is responsible for the overall efficient operation of the press, which includes, but is not limited to:

Monitoring production process to assure quality product per customer specifications.

Complying with Plant Policies, Safety and E.P.A. Regulations.

Ensuring productivity goals are met for department/machine by monitoring run speeds, set up times and coordination of support departments.

Achieving or exceeding waste goals per machines/department through inspections, good procedure and accurate reporting.

Cross training associates or training new associates.

Communicating orally and/or writing via e-mail to other departments for resolution of mechanical problems, reporting defective material, coordination of job preparations, change-overs and daily shift information.

Use the computer for accurate and timely production reporting through PIMS to include waste, WIP, timecodes and raw material.

Perform quality checks.

Read, interpret, and act on performance reports: quality, yield, waste, productivity, downtime, runtime, cost of supplies, changeover.

Support 5S and AIB/Food Security initiatives.

Changing print cylinders

Changing anilox rolls

Handling and working with ink

Handling and changing doctor blades

Color matching

Demonstrate positive and enthusiastic attitude

Work overtime to cover vacation or weekends as needed

Physical Requirements

Must be able to successfully complete a color blind test

Must be able to lift 50 pounds

Must be able to climb, kneel, bend, squat

Must be able to grasp, push, pull and have fine motor skills

Must be able to stand for long periods of time

Educational Requirements

Must have a high school diploma or G.E.D

Skill Requirements

Must be able to read and follow directions in English

Must be able to demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot problems

Must have competencies/skills in all areas of Teamwork, Flexibility, Stress Tolerance, Integrity, Initiative, Problem Solving, Cross Functional Awareness, Drive, and Concern for Excellence

Prior Press Operator experience preferred

Prior Manufacturing experience preferred

Prior flexographic printing experience preferred