Aerotek Press Operator in Suffolk, Virginia
MUST HAVE HANDS-ON MACHINE OPERATING EXPERIENCE FOR MORE THAN 2 YEARS - PRINTING PRESS EXPERIENCE HIGHLY PERFERRED
To operate offset and/or flexographic printing press.
Maintaining quality of materials produced.
Set up and changeover of press from one job to another.
Loading roll onto press and unloading finished rolls from press.
Getting ink, cores, and other supplies required.
Responsible for the waste of materials used in production.
Responsible for notifying supervisor when press equipment needs repair work.
The above reflects the duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the position and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work that may be assigned or that may be inherent in the position.
Allied Gear Flexo-Master 16", narrow web printing capabilities up to 16" wide webs,8 color flexo printing.
Aqua Flex 2558 LX, CMR 650, mid web printing capabilities up to 25".
Millennium series custom - printing capabilities on webs 25-41" wide, 3 color flexo, inline die cutting and slitting.
UTECO OPAL 1000, printing capabilities on webs up to 39" wide, 8 color flexo CI Press, center wider or surface winder with die cutting and slitting.
printing press, screen printing, manufacturing environment, forklift, production line, manual labour, manufacturing industry
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent. At least 1 year however 2-3 years of recent printing experience HIGHLY preferred.
Working knowledge of flexographic printing
Previous experience in a manufacturing plant utilizing computers, dollies, forklift, hand tools, safety knives, packaging equipment, pallet jacks, and standard safety equipment.
Must work independently.
Must have a good attendance record.
Must be willing and able to follow directions from his or her supervisor.
Must be willing and able to work overtime when required (either during the week or on Saturdays)
Must be flexible and willing to change shifts if need be for production with notice
Ability to lift up to 50lbs. and comfortable standing for 98% of shift
Excellent communication, organizational and multi-tasking skills to communicate and coordinate effectively with internal personnel.
Ability to read, comprehend and write correspondence, and effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to fellow employees.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions and to deal with problems involving a few variables in standardized situations.
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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