Press Operator B - Second Shift | Eagle Flexible Packaging

Press Operator B – Second Shift (Batavia, IL)

Are you interested in operating flexo presses to produce high-quality printed materials? Looking for a full-time job with great benefits and career advancement opportunities at a successful and growing company? If so, a Press Operator position with Eagle Flexible Packaging might be a great match for you!

We are currently seeking second shift Press Operators to produce high-quality printed materials on our flexo presses. Second shift hours are Monday-Friday 4:00 pm – 4:00 am, which includes overtime opportunities.

Specific Duties:

  • Make sure there is enough raw material for the job prior to beginning the project.
  • Check all master rolls for damage or crushed cores.
  • Assure understanding of the correct side of material that will be printed or laminated.
  • Set up the E&L Vision System.
  • Select Anilox and color sequence, raw base material and laminations.
  • Place raw material rolls on the press.
  • In charge of set-up for ink pans and pumps.
  • Check viscosity and pH.
  • While running a job, the B Pressman will, at times, check and initial samples, monitor and document ink issues and viscosity.
  • Remove and wash plates, rollers and ink pans.
  • Remove cylinders, remove unused material from unwind and return to inventory.
  • Prepare for next job.

Initial Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • High mechanical aptitude desired.
  • Detail oriented, committed and willing to learn.
  • Must be able to sit and stand for prolonged periods of time.
  • Must be able to stoop, kneel, and climb a ladder and stairs.
  • Must have excellent color perception and be able see with or without corrective lenses.

Post Training Expectations:

  • Meets all initial criteria.
  • Measurable improvement in department productivity and reduction of waste.
  • Right attitude, desire to learn, adhere to processes, cleanliness, and tidiness.
  • Good timekeeping and attendance.
  • Make sure lead pressman has everything necessary to keep production running smoothly.

Eagle Flexible Packaging takes care of our employees with an outstanding benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, a company-funded medical reimbursement program, paid time off, 401k matching, and an employee assistance program. We have a maintenance apprenticeship program and are committed to supporting our employees’ career growth and aspirations. We have bonus opportunities for employees to earn up to $2,500 for each referral and even offer a discount program that provides savings on everything from groceries to travel!

Eagle Flexible Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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