ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Press Operator in Hanover Park, Illinois
Now hiring! Come work at a place to build your future and be an integral part of a fast-paced, safety-oriented, and growing industry!
ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with comprehensive product offerings. Providing creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovation to a diverse global marketplace. We are guided in our work by four core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement.
The safety and health of our team is our top priority. ProAmpac has taken great steps to provide all personal protective equipment and sanitizing supplies to create a safe and healthy work environment for you.
ProAmpac is looking for you to join our team!
What ProAmpac has to offer:
Quarterly bonuses: perfect attendance bonus and gainshare program
Premium pay built into your shift schedule
11 paid company holidays
401k with company match
Medical, Dental, Vision, and other supplemental offerings
Company-provided life insurance
Wellness program – living a healthy lifestyle can get you a discount on your health insurance premiums AND other incentives
Sets up and operates rotogravure printing press to print designs on rolls of flexible plastic film by performing the following duties. Accountable and ultimately responsible for the quality and quantity of material produced and all related documentation.
Ensure personal compliance with all company Quality System, Operational, and Human Resource policies, procedures, and practices, including Safety and housekeeping procedures.
Reads job specifications and previous run data (if available) to determine machine adjustments and material requirements.
Ensures job and material is in order prior to machine set up. Performs set up and pushes button to activate press.
Observes machine operation to detect defects or machine malfunction. Makes corrections to alleviate out of specification product.
Meets or exceeds prescribed job standards for line speeds, scrap and set up times.
Loads and unloads roll stock.
Starts press, adjusting speed, tension, and alignment of cylinders as necessary.
Cuts sample of printed material from end of printed roll and inspects for imperfections, such as blurred or off-center impressions.
Cleans cylinders, cleans doctor blades, prepares doctor blades, and lubricates press as needed.
Works cooperatively with the Quality Assurance department to ensure the delivery of high quality products.
Completes required documentation and enters data into the computer database accurately and timely.
Syteline transactions include but are not limited to accurate materials issue/withdraw to/from production jobs, job receipt finished goods, completion of applicable job operation.
Responsible for press clean-up and transfer of waste to the satellite accumulation container.
Inspects and prepares hazardous waste containers for shipment on a weekly basis.
Participates in on-going training opportunities and supports a continuous quality improvement environment.
Review work instructions and procedures that are applicable to the position.
HAZARDOUS WASTE RESPONSIBILITIES
This individual is responsible for handling and disposing of any hazardous waste associated with printing and laminating processes in accordance with county, state and/or federal guidelines. waste contingency plan alternate
Place hazardous waste into correct containers.
Label and mark hazardous waste containers properly.
Place hazardous waste containers in storage area.
Obtain containers for hazardous waste storage.
Handle hazardous waste containers properly including keeping waste containers closed when not in used and grounding and bonding during the transfer of flammables.
Respond to hazardous waste emergencies and spills.
Performs weekly inspection of all containers, underground storage tank and the associated leak detection system and floor integrity.
Annual Hazardous Waste Management Training.
Contingency Plan Training
· High School Diploma, GED or equivalent work history.
· Basic computer skills
· Must be able to read Standard/Metric tape measure.
· Must be able to perform basic mathematic calculations of standard/metric measurements.
To perform this job successfully employee must be able to demonstrate strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills; problem-solving skills; ability to work accurately, to meet deadlines; ability to work well independently and as part of a team; ability to exercise flexibility, initiative, good judgment and discretion.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include the ability to identify and distinguish colors. Close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Employee is occasionally exposed to non-toxic/nuisance smells from chemicals, airborne dust, moving mechanical parts, high noise levels and hot/humid environmental conditions in the manufacturing area during extremely hot summer months.
Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Shift: Second Shift
ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.