Hiring Now! Flexo Gallus Press Operator

Multi-Color Corporation
Lancaster, VA
Sep 21, 2021
Sep 23, 2021
Accountant, IT
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Multi-Color is one of the largest and most awarded label companies in the world, servicing segments such as Home & Personal Care, Food & Beverage , Wine & Spirits and Consumer Durables. A true global leader, our state-of-the-art facilities operate in over 26 countries. Our 10,000+ employees are guided by our core values: Integrity, Passion, Creativity, Perseverance and Achievement. These values constantly guide our interactions and decision making at Multi-Color! Join us today! The Press Operator is responsible for supporting goals of the plant in efficient operation of a flexographic press, printing labels to specification ensuring consistent quality. This is a technical and skilled position requiring strong mechanical aptitude and previous flexographic press experience. Candidates should have solid print environment experience, strong math skills, good attendance, and a desire to grow and learn with print career focus.Job Duties:Comply with all company and safety policies and proceduresRead job ticket carefully before set-up and runInput job order information into the computer (ie roll track numbers, correct activities, job specification, etc.); set specifications on the machine (measurement accuracy and attention to detail required)Consistent operation of AVT (as applicable based on Press)Maintain a clean workspace and press/press-area before, during and after each jobInspect jobs and flag (or remove as applicable) all defects using strobe light and/or AVT equipment (Warning: Viewing of the strobe light may trigger epileptic seizures in persons with photo sensitive epilepsy)Check completed job for qualityPerforms and supports Preventative Maintenance on pressComply with quality assurance specifications of the customer and MCC, including but not limited to handling procedures, paperwork requirements, and operation of the AVT quality inspection machineComplete quality assurance sheet and associated documentation, making appropriate verifications prior to submitting job for supervisory approvalCompletes Roll End section of Quality Control checklist making appropriate verifications as every master roll is run on pressResponsible for following processes and proceduresResponsible for cleanliness of machinery and organization of the workspace; light maintenance of machinery and troubleshooting problems may be required as applicable and safe to do soPerform test runs as requiredParticipation in department meetings, process improvement events, training, and safety program as scheduledResponsible for working overtime when needed and as assignedResponsible for working with Press Assistant(s) (as applicable) to support production schedule and applicable goals/KPIs on pressRelated duties as assignedExperience/Skills Required:High school education or equivalent.Knowledge of printing processes and previous experience as strong Press Operator, Assistant, or skilled Rewind Operator requiredAbility to lift up to 50 lbs and carry up to 20 feet (frequently); ability to lift up to 75 lbs and carry up to 10 feet (occasionally)Proven ability to understand and operate roll lifts, press equipment, and operate in a safe mannerProven commitment to the business (must not be on discipline for attendance, performance, or attitude)Strong attention to detailAbility to communicate and interact well with others (verbally and written form); seen as a team playerAbility to read a ruler and understand measurements (able to pass a ruler test)Ability correctable to 20/20 (able to pass an eye test)Ability to differentiate colors (able to pass a color test)Ability to input data in the computerSelf-motivated with the ability to stay focused and follow instructionsAbility to stand for long periods of time (8-12hour shifts)Specific vision abilities include - close, distance, and peripheral vision, depth perception, ability to distinguish color variations, and ability to adjust focus We are an EOE, and Drug-Free workplace. All finalist candidates will be required to pass certain pre-employment requirements.