Title:  Press-2nd Operator

Requisition ID:  1234

Omaha, NE, US, 68137

Department:  Manufacturing & Operations
Travel:  No Travel Required


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At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. 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 products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. 


With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible 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.

A World of Difference. Made Possible.


Pay Up to $29.40/Hour 

+ $1.50/hour shift differential when applicable

$$$3,000 HIRING BONUS$$$


GPI Total Rewards

  • Growth Opportunities
  • Paid Vacation
  • $1,000 hire bonus
  • $2,000 referral bonus
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Life/AD&D/Short Term Disability
  • FIT Rewards
  • Accident/Critical Illness/Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • Legal Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Home & Auto Insurance
  • Identity Insurance
  • Discount Marketplace
  • Buy Now Pay Later program



Assistant to 1st Pressman and serves as a backup to printing functions in both 1st Pressman and Printing Feeder tasks.

Job Functions

  • Read order jacket, confirm size, style and copy information.
  • Sets-up register and hang/bends plates for job start-up.
  • Adds ink, water and proper coding to printing equipment.
  • Verifies stock is sufficient with regard to quality and quantity during job runs.
  • Understanding of different tolerances for the quality of job runs.
  • Runs and monitors sheet run.
  • Maintains a clean and safe working area.
  • Reports defects/safety concerns of equipment or material to Lead Operator and or Manager.
  • Assists with the completion of checklist and other production reporting requirements.
  • Understanding of quality manual and work instructions for printing operations.
  • Provides breaks for Lead man and Feeder.
  • Reports all food safety and quality problems to the Department Lead, Manager or Quality Team.
  • May be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.

Job Specifications

  • Previous experience as a Printing Feeder.
  • Ability to read basic measurement tools and ability to read and follow proper work instructions.
  • Knowledge of coding and water-based inks.
  • Experience in performing preventative maintenance with mechanical and electrical troubleshooting
  • Strong mechanical aptitude/skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to understand technical written and verbal instructions
  • Strong computer and math skills required
  • Ability to accurately distinguish color variation
  • Must be able to work other shifts if needed and perform overtime work as required.
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Frequent lifting (up to 75 pounds), bending and turning
  • Prior folding carton experience preferred



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 Poster, EEO is the Law.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs