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Title:  Pre-Make Ready (Beckart)

Requisition ID:  12557-159

Perry, GA, US, 31069

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

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. 

Position Summary: 

This position’s duties include cleaning cylinders and other ink transferring equipment to support the Printing Presses as the internal customer. Additional responsibilities also include operating and maintaining the Beckart waste water treatment system within Local, State and Federal environmental compliance for treated water release. Assisting the Flexo Plate Room and cross training to a minimal level is also required.

JOB FUNCTION: Job functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Daily support of all presses through review of printing schedules.
  • Assist in area process improvement activities; identify and complete assigned projects while maintaining 5 S requirements for the area.
  • Accurately inventory, clean, measure and maintain Anilox supplies along with operation of the Flexowash equipment.
  • Produce daily batches through the Beckart system within specification.
  • Support and cross train across the Flexo Plate Room task.
  • Training associates in the operational and test procedures.
  • Non-conforming material (both supplier and plant generated) analysis & opportunity improvement
  • Manage test equipment maintenance and calibration activities
  • Participates on shift safety committees and conducts STOP audits as required.
  • Maintain good housekeeping and safety practices in the area.
  • Insures all equipment and tools are maintained and serviced when needed through SAP notifications.
  • Assures all SOP’s are accurate and followed accordingly.
  • Must be able to work any shift and work overtime with short notice.

Required Skills

  • Good organization skills.
  • Able to multi-task with ease.
  • Ability to support internal customer (Printing Presses)

Required Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Manufacturing experience.


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

Nearest Major Market: Warner Robins
Nearest Secondary Market: Macon

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