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Title:  Flexo Press Operator

Requisition ID:  12101-159

Auburn, IN, US, 46706

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

Web Fed Flexo Printing Press Operator - Roll Press. Hourly wage based on experience Start with 2 weeks of vacation!

  • Operates press and leads the overall product outcome associated with web flexo presses
  • Ensures that product is produced to customer requirements
  • Leads the press crew in all aspects of operation, housekeeping and crew maintenance processes
  • Assure product quality in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ensures that machines are running at the best possible speed while not sacrificing safety or quality
  • Leads the crew by example
  • Works to develop the assistant to be able to run the equipment with the same level of skill
  • Leads the press crew in the performance of equipment operations, adjustments, tests and conversions on all equipment associated with converting operations
  • Participates in maintaining department integrity to ensure quality, efficiency, area cleanliness, safety and SQF standards are maintained
  • Focuses on setting up the die-cutting station while the other crew members set up printer
  • Verifies and communicates both product standards and work standards to execute production
  • Have the ability to move to and operate other presses
  • Must cover absences and vacations as scheduled
  • Makes sure the other crew members are working on tasks when press is down
  • Participates in Continuous Improvement activities that improve the work centers performance
  • Is ultimately responsible for the quality and efficiency of the press on this shift
  • Performs other organizational duties as required by leadership

Required Skills

  • Experience - Previous web-fed flexo and platen die cutting experience preferred
  • Knowledge – Computer literate.
  • Skill Requirements – Must have good color vision, attention to detail, good communication skills, comfortable with computer applications including Excel and Word.
  • Must have good attendance history
  • Abilities – Professional, good behavior, good attendance, ability to work in teams or alone and ability to motivate other team members

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

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