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Title:  Press Operator

Requisition ID:  10673-159

Newton, IA, US, 50208

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

Shift: Overnight

Job Duties/ Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for set-up and maintenance of the press
  • Examine job order to determine quantity, stock specifications, color, and special printing instructions
  • Examine printed copy to complete all necessary quality checks
  • Make adjustments to feeder and delivery
  • Remove and replace worn rollers and adjust pressure between rollers as needed
  • Ensure quality and production standards are met
  • Lead, give direction to, and help train press crew
  • Complete end-of-shift reports and ensure accuracy of data entered into SAP
  • Ensure information is communicated between shifts
  • Meet production levels




Required Skills

Job Requirements/ Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to understand technical written and verbal instructions
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to accurately distinguish color variation
  • Ability to direct and mentor a team
  • Must be able to work other shifts if needed and perform overtime work as required
  • Solid verbal and communication skills

Frequent lifting (up to 40 pounds), bending and turning 

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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