Carol Stream, IL | Full-Time
A well established and flexible packaging manufacturer is looking to fill the position of Press Helper at it's West Suburb facility. 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 $13.00 per hour to start but once trained you can move up in levels and get additional increases up to $15.00 hr. This is a 1st shift position from 6:45 am to 3:15 pm.
> Clean all parts of the press: pans, pumps, mixers, doctor blade chambers.
> Operate the distiller, floor scrubber and flexo wash
Additional responsibilities once learned the above include:
>Filling dye fonts and time ink.
>Prepare the press for changeovers.
>Pull finished rolls off the press
>Help 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. Candidates should have a solid mechanical aptitude, comfortable working with hand tools & power tools. The ability to accept training when needed.
The physical requirements for this position include the following:
>Frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
>Regularly stand, walk, reach, kneel
Interviews to be scheduled immediately.
The right candidate will be a dependable, motivated individual with a strong desire to succeed.