1st Shift - Digital Press Assistant
Summary of Position:
To operate computer-controlled digital converting machinery, ensuring product quality and accuracy in all aspects of the production process
- Run all converting equipment keeping in line with high-quality standards, minimal scrap, and acceptable productivity levels.
- Laminate, varnish, and die-cut printed substrates, according to order specifications.
- Inspect all printed materials for quality and accuracy.
- Troubleshoot the equipment and take the initiative to solve technical issues.
- Inform the Manager of key issues daily.
- Set a good example for all employees by displaying an excellent work ethic, being a team member, and observing all company policies.
- Assist with staging orders for next shift
- Able to assist Digital Converting II operator with training if needed
- Other abilities assigned by Management
- To remain vigilant for/safeguard against sanitation, pest control, and contamination concerns.
· ** It is the responsibility of all team members to ensure product integrity. The product should be monitored for signs of contamination or quality defect and issues segregated and reported. It is the responsibility of all team members to ensure process integrity. Potential sources of contamination or impacts to performance or quality should be reported promptly.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
· Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills.
· Works excellent with peers, Supervisor, and Management.
· Can work independently without supervision; has self-initiative to help others.
· Good analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills.
· Goal-oriented and accepts new job challenges.
· Good computer skills.
· Experienced with Microsoft Office Suite.
· Ability to accurately record data into handwritten logs and/or various computer programs, such as Excel or MIS System.
Training and Experience:
- 1+ years experience in the printing industry.
- High School diploma or equivalent GED
- Climbing – ascending and descending.
- Stooping, crouching, reaching, standing, walking.
- Pushing, pulling, and using a push cart.
- Lifting up to 50-75 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds frequently, and/or up-to 10 pounds constantly to move objects.
- Fingering, grasping, and feeling.
- Talking, hearing, and repetitive motion.
- Very heavy work-exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up-to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects, such as paper rolls.
- Required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned or to make general observations of facilities or structures.
- Subject to noise.
- Subject to hazards including a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, and climbing.
- Subject to atmospheric conditions that may affect the respiratory system or the skin such as fumes and vapors from varnishes, various chemicals, or cleaning agents.