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Press Assistant
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview
  • ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with comprehensive product offerings. Our mission is to provide a steadfast commitment to a diverse global market through our creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovations. We are guided in our work by four core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement. We have 3,000 collaborative and self-motivated employees working in 27 manufacturing centers of excellence on three continents and in seven countries. We are conveniently located between Green Bay and Appleton.
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Company Overview
Works on a two-person team that is responsible for running product on a flexographic press. Press Assistant provides support to operator as needed. Responsible for ensuring all material is ready for press job. Assists press operator by preparing for upcoming orders and helping with duties as orders are running. Cleans up after changeovers and provides whatever assistance necessary to keep the presses operating smoothly by performing the following duties. Works 12 hour rotating shifts; shifts subject to change based on company need. This position serves as a feeder position to press operator.
Essential Duties and Responsibilitiesinclude the following. Other duties may be assigned.
+ Knows and follows all safety policies and procedures.
+ Ensures that co-workers are also following safety rules.
+ Commitment, awareness and involvement pertaining to ISO (policy, standards, procedures, etc.) and food safety practices (GMPs, procedures, etc.) are requirements of all employees.
+ Prepares for upcoming orders by getting raw materials in place, including base paper or film, inks, and cores. Has Aniloxes and cylinders geared. Gathers information from spec sheet.
+ Packages / wraps finished rolls.
+ Knows how to operate the core cutter and cuts cores to proper length for upcoming jobs.
+ Takes trim / waste to baler / compactor.
+ Monitors viscosities and pH.
+ Monitors quality and production while product is running.
+ Completes ink usage, viscosity, and pH forms.
+ Knows where to find ink on specification sheet and how to dispense ink.
+ Returns plates and cylinders to plate mounting after they've been cleaned.
+ Uses forklift / clamp trucks to transport product.
+ Operate anilox cleaner and parts washer for cleaning anilox rolls.
+ Demonstrates appropriate attitude in all dealings with co workers, customers, and suppliers.
+ Ability to fill-in on Press Operator job when necessary.
+ Consistently at work and on time.
+ Other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and / or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and / or Experience
High School diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and / or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Language Skills
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Mathematical Skills
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American lineal and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
Reasoning Ability
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Computer Skills
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Outlook internet software and Shop Floor Manufacturing software.
Other Skills andAbilities
Copy Machine
Clamp truck
Tape Measure (read to 1/16 of an inch)
Core cutter
Fife edge guides
Slitter blades
Other Duties
Always take ownership and be accountable for your actions. This

job description is a tool for you to follow while at ProAmpac. Other job duties may be assigned to you, this outline is not to be considered a detailed description and you may have other duties/projects assigned to meet business needs. Good and reliable attendance, positive attitude and at or above job specific metrics and/or goals will reflect on your annual review. Always take ownership of your job and team.

EEO Statement

ProAmpac provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.

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