Print Press Operator
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal and Italy. **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.
The Flexographic Press Operator is responsible for setting up and operating flexographic printing press to print designs or lettering on rolls of flexible plastic film, paper, and nonabsorbent stock.
DETAILED ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for reading and interpreting job orders, identifying any possible errors, and setting up equipment accordingly
Facilitates print press process from start to finish
Responsible for changing plates and/or materials in between orders
Maintains quality by performing all required Quality Control inspections prior to production and at assigned inspection points throughout the process.
Responsible for cleaning machines according to specifications
Performs light maintenance, supply inventory, and purchasing when necessary
Safely operates Material handling Equipment (Powered Industrial Trucks) to stage materials.
All other duties as assigned
Experience independently operating flexographic or similar printer in fast paced printing operation
Demonstrated ability to read measurements in both standard and metric units
Proven ability to make sound decisions regarding resource utilization and needs.
Demonstrated ability to clearly and effectively communicate
Proven ability to successfully meet customer and management deadlines.
Strong technical aptitude with experience in manufacturing.
High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred
ESSENTIAL CAPABILITIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES)
Microsoft office and PC skills
Strong organizational, verbal, and written communication skills
Results-oriented, process improvement focused.
Ability to work cross functionally to achieve outstanding results.
Highly organized, self-starter that can work with little direct supervision.
Able to regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
LOCATION OF ROLE
Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.