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Press Operator - Roll to Roll - Flexo - 2nd/3rd Shift

Posted on: Thursday, May 16, 2019
Organization: Tapecon
Location: Buffalo, NY
Summary: Responsible for set up and running of presses while maintaining print quality per customers’ specifications.  
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Follow procedures outlined in Tapecon’s ISO documentation
  • Follow all Safety and Housekeeping procedures
  • Coordinate with materials handler on large runs for material handling issues
  • Read and follow Tapecon’s Quality Plan and engineering drawings
  • Handle and inspect material per ISO procedures
  • Set up and wash up presses per procedure 
  • Verify and manage print color and quality per specification
  • Data collect for all activities including breaks and lunches
  • Deliver printed job to next process upon completion
  • Return kitted materials with identification when activity is completed 
Qualification Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3 years’ experience running similar equipment 
  • Good mathematical or calculation skills (for measurement)
  • Ability to read engineered drawings 
  • Reading ability (to understand work order)
  • Team oriented 
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Attention to detail
  • Graphic arts or printing background helpful
  • Must be a “U.S. Person”, defined in 22 CFR 120.15 as “A person who is a lawful permanent resident as defined by 8 U.S.C 1101(a)(20) or who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).” 

This includes U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, refugees and those given asylum in the United States, and temporary residents granted amnesty.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:
  • Considerable amount of movement required
  • Lifting up to 75 pounds
  • Sit, stand or bend for extended periods of time
  • 20/20 vision or corrected
  • Ability to distinguish colors
  • Busy manufacturing environment
  • Subject to temperature extremes
  • Plant is often noisy with aromatic odors

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