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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Technician, Plate Mounting in Hartford, Wisconsin

Job Description

* ACTIVELY HIRING a Plate Mounting Technician *

$2000 Hiring Bonus!

A Place to Build Your Future and be Part of a Fast Paced, Safety Oriented, Growing and Stable Industry!

ProAmpac is one of the leading global flexible packaging companies. We are ACTIVELY HIRING a Plate Mounting Technician at our Hartford, WI. facility! If you want to be part of a team and help produce items essential to everyday life, this is the position for you! Our pay and benefits are competitive and we have a great bonus structure & wellness program. This is a fantastic opportunity to leverage your production, manufacturing, or warehouse experience and learn valuable niche skills that are in high demand, plus earn great pay and outstanding benefits!

Who we are looking for:

  • A reliable, detail focused & dedicated individual with a background in manufacturing with previous plate mounting or flexographic printing press experience.

Why ProAmpac:

  • Unique Niche Market and Company

  • Leading global flexible packaging company producing essential items in a growing industry!

  • Core Values: Integrity | Intensity| Innovation |Involvement| Impact

  • The safety and health of our team is our top priority

  • Collaborative and encouraging work environment

  • Involved team-oriented training that sets you up for success

  • Recognition & bonuses for being a valued and reliable team member

  • Employee appreciation events throughout the year to celebrate our team

  • Advancement Opportunities:

  • A place to build your future and be part of a fast paced, growing, and stable industry

  • Outstanding Benefits (Full-time employees):

  • Production bonuses

  • Competitive wages, shift premiums, promotions from within

  • 11 paid holidays

  • 80 Hours of Paid Time Off Plus 16 hours of Paid Personal Time

  • Full Benefits including Medical| Dental | Vision |Disability Insurance

  • 401k Match (45% Match up to 8% of wages)

  • Clean and climate-controlled environment


  • First Shift| 6am-4pm| Monday - Thursday | Mandatory OT on Fridays at Supervisor Discretion


  • Starting Wages Range from $19 - $22/hour based on experience.

Major Function:

  • To correctly prepare the printing plates for the jobs to be ran on the presses.

Primary Duties:

  • Cleaning, organizing, and maintaining work areas.

  • Correctly laying out the job, mounting the plates and making sure the eye mark is in the proper location.

  • Ensures that mounted plates are covered with paper.

  • Must be able to read the schedule and anticipate press changeover timing.

  • Identify mounting priorities of jobs on the schedule.

  • Cleaning, organizing, and maintaining all printing sleeves and sleeve inventory.

  • Cleaning and maintaining mounting machines.

  • Cleaning plates, demounting plates, checking plate condition, and refiling plate jackets.

  • Understands sleeve selection, sticky back selection and gear selection.

  • Mounting and demounting build up sleeves.

  • Remounting plates, moving plates in the press and changing the eye mark locations when necessary.

  • Communicate with the mounter from the previous shift.

  • Reorder plates as needed.

  • Adhere to safety policies and procedures and all ProAmpac Hartford, policies and procedures as included in the employee handbook to ensure safety for self and fellow employees and to ensure behavior is appropriate in the workplace.

  • Perform job duties accurately so that other personnel and departments and ultimately customers receive correct information and/or product.

  • Maintain a customer focused perspective in all activities initiated to ensure that customer needs are successfully met.

  • Work effectively with neighboring plant departments in a team environment to develop multi-functional solutions.

  • Maintain good house-keeping practices throughout the areas.

  • Follow all applicable instructions relative to food safety and the SQF Food Safety Management System, including Employee GMP’s.

  • Report food safety problems to personnel with the authority to initiate actions.

  • Whatever else is deemed necessary to improve the efficiency and enhance the pre-press department.

The above reflects the duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the position and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work that may be assigned or that may be inherent in the position.

Does this sound like you? We want to hear from you! Apply at (search: Hartford, WI).


  • Work independently and as part of a team, effectively communicate, get along with others, positive attitude and well organized


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.


  • Previous printing press or plate mounting experience desired.


  • Climbing Stairs, Bending, Twisting, Reaching, Pushing, Pulling and Squatting. Walking or standing on concrete floors for most of shift. Lifting is minimal, occasionally up to 70 lbs. Exposure to inks coatings, and solvents. Good and reliable attendance. Shift format (12 hours, days, nights).


  • Printing press, computer, calculator, ruler, telephone.

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

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