Second Shift Press Set Up / Cleaning Crew (Batavia, IL) - Eagle Flexible Packaging

Second Shift Press Set Up/Cleaning Crew (Batavia, IL)

We believe that good employees are one of our most valuable assets and your success in this role will be rewarded with possible advancement opportunities in the future! You will be joining a growing, stable and successful company that can provide you with a secure and long-term career!

Many opportunities for growth in this entry-level position – ideally this position will lead to a Printing Press Operator position.

  • Seeking candidates with strong mechanical aptitude, excellent work ethic and a willingness to learn and grow with our team!
  • Looking for potential leaders, trainers and problem solvers! Many opportunities for growth and leadership roles!
  • Outstanding benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401k matching and medical reimbursement program!

The ideal candidate will be a team player with a safety-conscious, detail-oriented, “whatever it takes” attitude. This person will demonstrate an understanding of the functions and basic mechanical workings of most machines under limited supervision.

Specific Duties:

  • Set up, operate and dismantle a variety of non-color press and ancillary equipment
  • Perform functional quality tests
  • Fill all stations with cardboard and pallets
  • Empty all trash cans around the press
  • Replenish work bench
  • Change all floor cardboard in plate room (as needed)
  • Change PT Cleaner in plate room (as needed)
  • Shaft and un-shaft cylinders
  • Clean plates and sleeves
  • Return all plates to staging area
  • Help replenish process inks (weekly)
  • Return all used inks to ink department
  • Keep 55 gallon drum area clean (ink area)
  • Keep core cutting area clean
  • Help with press set up and clean up
  • Help sink with cleaning as needed
  • Change over press from one job to another
  • Set rollers
  • Clean all parts of machine after a job
  • Ensure inks are ready for next job
  • Clean cafeteria
  • Assist around the plant and on the press
  • Assist with special tasks and other press-related duties as needed

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
  • Must be able to complete standard ruler test

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, attendance, personable and honest
  • Willing to do whatever is needed 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.