Conversion Press Apprentice

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_525748

Location

St. Paul

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD18.00-26.00 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Minneapolis, MN - Metro - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435 Phone : 612-851-4600

ContactNumber

612-851-4600

Job Description

These is a direct hire opportunity with company specializing in custom medical and personal care product development and manufacturing solutions.



What's in It for you:

*6-24 months apprenticeship program that will allow growth and development

*Obtaining a state sponsored graduation certification of rotary converting operator

*Training from Delta - industry leader from making converting presses

*Two week Flexo Graphic training, learn about printing, lean practitioner certification through manufacturers alliance

*Number of raises that occur throughout the program

*Graduation into an Operator Role



Shifts: the apprenticeship program schedule: 5am-3:30pm, M-Thu

Expectation: Associate will meet the training and skills criteria required to move to a Conversion Operator I within 6- 24 months from the start of the apprenticeship and be open to accepting an operator position on any shift.



Summary

This Press Operator Apprentice position requires the associate to train and gain the experience and skills to set up, tear down, clean, operate and produce quality product on Rotary presses in the Value Stream. The associate must also follow work instructions. They will gain a working understanding of the operation and safety requirements for converting presses within the Value Stream by working alongside an experienced operator for a period of time until they show evidence of meeting all training criteria and skills required to run the press. This Press Operator Apprentice position is expected to gain full knowledge of product quality, processes and procedures. Associate must be able to meet production schedules.



Responsibilities/Duties

*Able to gain the skills to set up and run basic jobs with little or no assistance utilizing press diagrams, videos and work instructions.

*Communicate rate deficiencies to management per prescribed procedures.

*Perform quality inspections per Quality Department procedures and Engineering work instructions and document results.

*Responsible for accurate entries in the computer time clock system.

*Responsible for accurate documentation of inspection.

*Positively contribute to company's safety, quality and production goals.

*Responsible for reporting to Management any unsafe working conditions.

*Able to understand and accurately interpret prints.

*Understand and adhere to company policies and procedures.



Training/Education/Experience:

*High School education or equivalent

*Strong mechanical aptitude is required

*Rotary Press or machining experience and/or technical training from accredited trade school a plus

*Able to accurately understand and interpret basic prints

*Proficient PC skills, Microsoft office products

*Medical manufacturing experience a plus

*Lean manufacturing experience a plus to include 5s, S.M.E.D. and continuous improvement.



Competencies/Talents/Personal Attributes

*Good communication skills, written and verbal.

*Positive attitude and a team player.

*Ability to problem solve and troubleshoot basic press issues

*Ability to escalate issues, ask for assistance and know when to do so

*Can speak, understand and read English.

*Must be able to lift 50 pounds and stand for long periods of time.

*Organizational skills

*Extreme attention to detail with paperwork