Press Operator in Gresham, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Gresham, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    10/2/2019
  • Job ID:
    199433
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    503/227-3332

Job Description

Press Operators Needed!

Day Shift: 5am to 3:30pm

Monday – Thursday

Pay Rate: $18.00/hr

Temp to Hire

Volt’s client, an innovative leader in the design and production of functional adhesive labels is looking for a candidate to join their team. The ideal candidate will have experience in a production environment and are motivated to advance within the company. Once hired on, this client offers medical and dental insurance and excellent growth opportunities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Set up and run printing press daily following protocols as provided by Management
  • Take precautionary measures to maintain a clean workspace, and to properly care for equipment and raw materials.  Clean up liquid spills completely and immediately after they occur.
  • Read job paperwork thoroughly and carefully to fully understand customer and in-house requirements.  Always complete necessary paperwork as instructed at all times.
  • Use CERM program to track job times and material usage properly.  Report any malfunction of this system immediately to Management.
  • Thoroughly inspect all inks, coatings and supplementary supplies provided from warehouse are in suitable condition to produce quality printed materials.
  • Follow procedures and instructions provided with respect to Press setup and cleanup, periodic maintenance and inspections, troubleshooting, and follow best practices for Flexographic printing.
  • Where an ink setup code is applied, use specified aniloxes with BCM’s that are within the range shown on the job documentation.
  • Verify your printed product against a signed copy of the customer approved proof.
  • Follow End of Shift steps provided by management before leaving your workstation for the day
  • Maintain safe operating practices always.  Report any dangerous situations or unsafe practices to your immediate supervisor always.
  • Pour unused ink into properly marked jugs and place on staging pallet for return to warehousing.
  • Return dies to their original packaging, cleaned and lightly oiled with provided die oil.

Position Qualifications:

  • Minimum of High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Replace used tools in designated/labeled areas after use.
  • Use safety equipment provided at all times.
  • Applicants will be required to take a basic mechanical aptitude test
  • Ability to lift and carry a minimum of 50 pounds on a routine basis.
  • Noise level is usually moderate to loud.
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills; strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently under general supervision.
  • Position requires pre-employment screenings.

How to Apply: Please click the apply button below. You will be redirected to Volt's website where you can apply for this position, upload your resume, and view this and all other job opportunities we currently have available. You can also call Betsy Brusco at 503-820-5202 for immediate consideration

 Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.