ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Ink Technician in Westfield, Massachusetts
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! We are an ESSENTIAL employer that is ACTIVELY HIRING at our Westfield, MA facility!
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.
We are actively seeking an ink technician to join our growing team. If you are a Ink Technician looking for a new opportunity with a leading packaging company, ProAmpac is looking for you to join our team!
What ProAmpac has to offer:
A unique, “4 on / 4 off” schedule (work 12 hour shifts for 4 days, then get 4 days off) – only work for half the year!
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
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Mix ink by following formulas, selecting calculations, using scales, adding and mixing ingredients, and labeling containers.
Check color quality of newly made inks to approved color standard by testing on required substrate.
Clean ink mixing tools and equipment by hand, removing all traces of ink. Store cleaned tools.
Be able to work around chemicals (inks) and their unique odors.
Inspect returned inks from production. Check label and return to appropriate storage location.
Knowledge of basic computer operating.
Dispose of garbage, spoiled or contaminated ink, and un-safe or unusable ink containers into the appropriate receptacles.
Keep ink room in a neat and orderly fashion and assist in cleaning warehouse as necessary.
Assist in other areas of production as needed
Mount plates as needed
Other assignments or tasks as needed.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Good math and reading skills required.
Experience working with ink - preferred but not required.
Color matching ability and knowledge of inks preferred.
Excellent teamwork, interpersonal, communications skills, and demonstrated initiative in problem solving/troubleshooting required.
Knowledge of basic computer operating and a good working knowledge of IMS.
Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.
Work independently and as part of a team, effectively communicate, good math and mechanical skills, get along with others, positive attitude and well organized.
Exceptional time management and organization skills. Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously establishing priorities to meet deadlines.
Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Ink Room-1009
ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.