Press Operator


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Located in independence, MO

Salary: $12 - $14.00

We're searching for a Press Operator for our custom label printing partner in Independence. This position is responsible for flexographic printing press, setting-up of plates, dies, inks, along with other related duties. The ideal candidate has at least three years experience of press or printed related experience; great communication skills; and pays attention to detail.

Press Operator position requires:

  • Constant lifting (must be able to lift up to 75 lbs occasionally and up to 50 lbs on a regular basis)
  • Standing
  • Bending or crouching
  • Walking
  • Repetitive tasks

Press Operator position duties include:

  • Performs typical press operations to support production department.
  • Review job ticket and work with Press Helper to ensure job is set up properly on the press per required specifications and job notes (ink, dies, stock, plates).
  • Run the job setup on the press and log data related to the job setup in the system.
  • Run the job per specifications and log when completed, noting material used, etc.
  • While running the press, review printed rolls for quality and consistency related to all aspects of the labels including color registration and die cut.
  • Following completion of the job, move finished roll to finishing department and breakdown and clean machine in preparation for the next job.
  • Communicate with Shift Supervisor and/or Production Manager regarding any issues with the labels and dies.
  • Ensure proper data collection for each job, including job notes on material and time variance.
  • Perform basic troubleshooting of the press along with the Press Helper and Supervisor.
  • Maintain the work area and machines in a clean and orderly condition and follow prescribed company policies and safety regulations.
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement activities and participate in training when offered or needed.

Press Operator details:

  • Pay is based on experience; ranging from $12.00 to $20.00 hourly
  • Evaluation Hire (long-term opportunities)
  • Work schedule: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

About Express Employment Professionals:

Express can help you find the type of job that is a perfect fit for your needs and abilities, and you’ll never pay a fee for our services and support. Whether you’re looking for a full-time position, part-time work, or a more flexible schedule, Express Employment Professionals works to help find the right opportunity for you and your career. We offer competitive wages, immediate medical benefits, a 401(k) plan, weekly paychecks and more!

Benefits available to Eligible Express Associates:

  • Medical Plan/Dental Plan
  • 401 (k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Vision/Eyewear Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Reimbursement
  • Scholarship Program
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Referral Bonuses

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Express Office: Eastern Jackson County
925 Northeast Columbus Street
Lees Summit, MO 64086
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