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Flexo Press Operator Days and Evenings – Guelph

  • Area : Guelph
  • Department : Production
  • Posting date: November 20th, 2018
  • Position :

The Press Operator is responsible for operating various presses to produce quality labels in accordance with customer specifications.

Responsibilities are as follows but not limited to:

  • Receive and review customer specifications as per the job ticket and ensure components and material meet customers’ requirements before proceeding to print.
  • Set up presses by loading components such as anilox, doctor blade, ink and various substrates.
  • Operate the press and make adjustments as needed to ensure proper registrations and ink is correctly balanced throughout the run.
  • Conduct visual Inspection throughout press run to ensure quality print is being produced.
  • Complies with all Health and safety, GMP and company procedures
  • Communicate issues with appropriate personnel in a timely manner so as not to delay on-time delivery to the customer.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma
  • More than 2 years operating a press in a flexographic printing environment
  • Good attention to detail required to take care and precision in printing products
  • Able to read, interpret and follow procedures and instructions.
  • Excellent vision and able to differentiate colours and possesses color matching skills
  • Methodical and organization skills.
  • Good mechanical, technical and troubleshooting abilities.
  • Must be able to work shift hours, overtime and weekend when required
  • Able to lift 40 – 60 lbs and stand for most of the shift
  • Good team spirit and attitude
  • Able to work efficiently and apply Lean principles
  • Good observation and inspection skills
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to use and interpret the spectrophotometer readings
  • Fluent written and oral communication skills
  • Passion for producing quality products
  • Previous experience printing label is a definite asset.