2nd Pressman / Assistant Pressman

Carol Stream, IL 60188

Posted: 09/21/2019 Employment Type: Full-Time Industry: Packaging Job Number: PO188 Pay Rate: North Avenue & Gary Avenue, Carol Stream, IL 60188

A well established and growing national packaging manufacturer is currently looking to expand it’s printing production staff.  This position will be to assist with the operation of the flexographic printing press, supplies the press, and works with related equipment and staff.  Training will be provided on a variety of equipment including but not limited to the flexographic press, flexo wash, distiller, floor scrubber, pumps & mixers. 


This is a full-time, permanent position which offers a comprehensive benefits package once the probationary period has been completed.  The work environment is extremely clean and follows sanitary regulations because the packaging product is used within the food industry.


The starting pay rate is $16.00 - $20.00 per hour based on experience. 


Opportunities for promotion to a lead pressman position will be available once the required skills have been developed:

>Filling dye fonts and time ink.

>Hanging rolls.

>Prepare the press for changeovers.

>Pull finished rolls off the press

>Cleaning plates, cylinders & dye fonts

>Accurately measure finished product and scrap.

Qualified candidates should have at least 1 year of steady work history within a manufacturing environment.  The preferred manufacturing experience would be in printing, packaging for food processing.  Candidates should have a solid mechanical aptitude, comfortable working with hand tools & power tools, and the ability accept training that can sometime be complicated.


The physical requirements for this position include the following:

>Regularly lift 25 lbs.

>Frequently lift up to 75 lbs.

>Regularly stand, walk, reach, kneel


Interviews to be scheduled immediately.

Timothy Denniger
Recruiting Coordinator

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