Title:  PrePress Operator

Requisition ID:  4195
Location: 

Pittston, PA, US, 18640

Department:  Hourly Plant & Mill (Except Maintenance Roles)
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.

 

 

 

 

EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:

 

High school education or GED equivalent; Mechanically inclined; or equivalent combination of education and

experience.

 

Certified and safely operate clamp truck.

 

Regularly required to stand for long periods; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, objects, tools, or controls;

reach with hands and arms.

 

Good hand -eye coordination is essential.

 

Required to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

 

Regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

 

Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and normal color vision.

 

Frequently exposed to fumes, or dust.

 

Regularly works near moving mechanical parts. 

 

The noise level is usually loud.  

 

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

 

Read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

 

Write simple sentences.

 

Apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

 

Deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

 

Add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions,

and decimals.

KEY FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

 

Identify materials used and know their proper storage area.

 

Maintain and clean forklifts.

 

Transport blanks and board.

 

Maintain accuracy of inventory.

 

Assure all labels are correct.

 

Properly palletize and store all finished and raw materials.

 

Fill and wash containers with proper chemicals.

 

Function as a stacker or roll tender as needed.

 

Maintain clean work environment.

 

Maintain a safe working environment at all times.

 

Perform other duties as assigned by the Lead Pressman and Press Supervisor.

 

 

 

 

 

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.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre