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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. 2nd and 3rd Shift Printer Assistant in Buffalo, New York

Job Description

2nd and 3rd Shift -The Printer Assistant provides support services for the Printing Department personnel to keep presses functioning.

  • Assist in printing operation and working with the Printer to create a quality product according to our customers' specifications. This may include duties such as tightening shafts, pouring solvents, wrapping skids, checking tear sheets, observing webs on the Printing Press.

  • A Printer Assitant will learn how to inspect the print job to assist in ensuring the highest quality and will learn how to coordinate efforts so that the job runs efficiently.

  • They will work with inks and learn to utilize the proper ink for individual work orders. This will include checking viscosity of inks, maintaining color and proper quantities of ink and solvent appropriate for the job being run.

  • The Printer Assistant will help prepare for the next production run by supplying the Press with ink, cores, and rolls.

  • The Assistant will keep the press area organized, swept, and clear of inappropriate debris.


  • High school diploma or equivalent education.

  • Excellent communication, organizational and multi-tasking skills to facilitate shift to shift communication withAssistant Printers, Printer Operators and Production Supervisors and Leads.

  • Ability to read, comprehend and write simple correspondence is necessary.

  • The Assistant is expected to read and interpret job orders to successfully and correctly set up and assist in running the product, in accordance with customer requirements.

  • A good eye for color required, graphic design experience is helpful and preferred

  • Ability to perform simple math equations and the ability to read a tape measure accurately required

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Printing-1002
Shift: Third Shift

ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.