The Printer Operator is responsible for the setup, adjustment and maintenance of coater decorator and related equipment.
Understands and complies with position related safety SOPs and work instructions, especially for Lockout/Tagout, Chemical Handling, Machine Guarding, Housekeeping, SQF, and Personal Protective Equipment.
Check machines. Analyze types of mechanical or operational troubles and plan for and take corrective action to maintain quality.
Make changeovers or conversions by setting up assigned equipment for change in material, size or product.
Check, test, and measure product for quality specifications. Examine for visual defects.
Replace worn or damaged parts.
Retime machine action.
Operate, repair, clean, lubricate equipment, as required, to maintain production.
Check varnishes, coatings, inks, lubricants, supplies, and add or change materials. Request or obtain additional quantities of supplies.
Examine, test, and measure product from assigned equipment for quality specifications using appropriate gauges and instruments and record data.
Perform Preventative Maintenance inspection of assigned equipment, report findings and take appropriate action.
Notify supervisor of any incidences of recurring equipment malfunctions and corrective action taken, and of any poor-quality material or supplies noted.
Operate equipment and assist as directed.
Familiar with Personal Protective Equipment
Mechanically inclined, familiar with hand tools
Familiar with proper handling of chemicals/solvents.
Previous printing experience preferred.
Basic dry/offset printing skills/knowledge.
Ability to troubleshoot litho/printing press issues
Prior experience in a fast-paced manufacturing facility
KEY JOB COMPETENCIES/PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Able to bend and rotate body repeatedly
Exposure to heat, cold, vibrations, odors/fumes and loud noise
Able to lift up to 35 pounds, push/pull 500 pounds drums with hand truck
Ability to work multiple machines in a fast-paced environment
Able to climb stairs frequently.
Able to visually differentiate colors
Willing and able to work overtime, weekends, holidays, and night shifts
High School Diploma or equivalent
Pay starts at $27.336/hour with daily overtime after 8 hours!
12 hour schedule with 4 days on/4 days off
About Ardagh Metal Packaging
Ardagh Metal Packaging (AMP) is a leading supplier of sustainable and infinitely recyclable beverage cans to brand owners globally. A subsidiary of sustainable packaging business Ardagh Group, AMP is an industry player across Europe and the Americas with innovative production capabilities. AMP operates 24 production facilities in nine countries, employing more than 6,300 employees with sales of approximately $4.7 billion.
AMP is 75%-owned by Ardagh Group and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker AMBP.
About Ardagh Group
Ardagh Group operates 65 metal and glass production facilities in 16 countries, employing more than 21,000 people with sales of approximately $10 billion. Ardagh Group produces:
- many of the cans and bottles that contain your favourite beverages.
- packaging made from metal and glass – permanent materials that can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality.
- more than 160 million containers per day.