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Press Feeder

Company: Graphic Packaging International
Location: Harrisonburg
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Job Description:

Press Feeder



Starting hourly pay is between 15.27/

This position will be responsible for assisting the Pressman in operating and maintaining the printing press efficiently, safely and accurately.

Primary Responsibilities are, but not limited to the following:
- Ability to read and interpret job jacket information on upcoming jobs on production schedule.
- Responsible for locating sheeted board and comparing label on skid with job jacked to ensure correct material.
- Operates pallet jack to move skids from raw material warehouse to press room.
- Loads skids of sheeted board on press conveyer and maintains conveyer during entire production run.
- Responds to Pressman with any special request during press make ready, monitors press feed during press runs.
- Responsible for filling all press chemicals, loading inks, putting away inks when done with job and refilling process inks on press shelf when needed.
- Understand the importance of environmental responsibilities and proper disposal of press waste.
- Responsible for ensuring all used rags are disposed of in rag bin and that the lid remain closed
- Removes any full AQ/Fountain solution flush water drums from press to Non-Hazardous waste staging area.
- Ensures that any new drum used to collect waste at the press are properly labeled
- Responsible for cleaning ink knives, cleaning ink fountains, cleaning water buckets, cleaning any coater spills, cleaning washer blades and keeping the press area in a clean state, as well as emptying all garbage bins in press area.
- Responsible for picking up used rags and gloves in press area, changing rag bag when full and maintaining stack of clean rags for use on the press.
- Assists the pressman in any maintenance of the press.
- Follows all company safety requirements
- Comply with all company rules and regulations
- Performs other duties as required to achieve the overall goals and objectives of the Company.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster. Please apply at www.graphicpkg.com

REM-03 WS-03

Shift start: 7:00AM or 3:00PM or 11:00PM
Shift length: 8 - 12 hours
Monday - Friday, occasional weekends required

  • Health, dental, vision insurance - available after 60 days
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) plan

  • Must pass background check
  • Can lift 50 lbs
  • Must be at least 18+ years old
At one year of professional working experience, preferred in a manufacturing environment Mechanical aptitude

About Graphic Packaging International

Graphic Packaging International is committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, they are a leading global provider of paper-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products for food, beverage, foodservice and other consumer products companies. They strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in their industry and in the communities where they operate. Graphic Packaging has approximately 17,000 employees working in more than 60 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. They are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the best in the industry to reward the talented people who make their company successful.

Keywords: Graphic Packaging International, Harrisonburg , Press Feeder, Other , Harrisonburg, Virginia

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