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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
6/21/2017
Job Category:
Manufacturing
Flexo-Press Operator
Dart Container | Chicago, Illinois
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Job Description

Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Read and review daily production schedule, perform necessary line checks and assist with all types of changeovers including size and imprint changes on press.
  • Operate printing equipment as directed by supervisor or shift lead. Maintains accurate and timely production and quality records.
  • Monitor press output and visually inspects product for defects and quality issues.
  • Load and unload paper rolls, mount and shaft rolls, thread machine, maintain correct ink levels, colors and chemistry. Make necessary adjustments to ensure proper registration and maintain strict quality performance.
  • Meet set-up reduction requirements by pre-staging plate cylinders, inks, paper and other necessary supplies and equipment. Follow up after setups to ensure inks are returned, plates washed and returned.
  • Maintain all materials, tools, and supplies in a clean and orderly manner and follow all safety, sanitation and product safety procedures and policies.
  • Fill in for operators and helpers as required on all presses including wash-ups, plant changes, and ink-up print checks, set impressions and set register.
  • Operate all features of press functions and capabilities.
  • Assist lower level operators in solving quality and production problems.
  • Assist in training new Press Operators.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Ability to work weekends as needed
  • One (1) year experience operating printing equipment.

 

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

https://www.dartcontainer.com/eeoaa/

About Dart Container

Dart is a leading producer of single-use foodservice packaging products, including insulated foam cups, clear plastic cups, food containers, and more.

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