Assistant Flexographic Press Operator - Grand Prairie, TX

 

Location: Grand Prairie, TX

Job Description: The candidate will assist the Press Operator in the operation of a flexographic color press to produce printed rolls of labels.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists pressman in the daily operation of the flexographic printing press.

  • Mount plates on plate cylinders

  • Staging dies, mounted plates and raw material at presses in job schedule order

  • Pick up and return materials from appropriate areas in a timely manner

  • Assist operators with press clean up and job changeover as needed

  • Maintain adequate quantities of press supplies at presses.

  • Use pallet jack to move materials and waste as necessary

  • Operate forklift as needed

  • Mix inks from the ink dispenser and color match when needed

  • maintain a clean and safe work environment at all times

 Requirements:

  • Good mechanical ability

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Basic Math skills

  • Team Player

  • Physically demanding position: long periods standing, bending, squatting, reaching and pulling.

 MPI offers a competitive wage, health insurance, 401k, paid holidays & vacation.

E-mail your resume and references to pnorris@mpilabels.com.