Press Operator Assistant


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID



Maple Grove

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD19.75/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

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



Job Description

This is a long term opportunity with a potential to go permanent.

Summary: Assist press operator to set up and operate the printing press and related equipment to meet all safety, quality and production standards.

Night Shift: 7pm-7am Fri-Tue rotating with M-Tue OR Wed-Thu rotating with Wed-Sun

Pay: $19.75 per hour

What Are My Main Responsibilities?

*Act as a role model for safety and encourage fellow employees to work in a safe manner. Must audit for safety compliance.

*Act as a mentor to upskill and train new and developing employees.

*Lift 55 pounds every 5 to 10 minutes depending on line speed of the press. Removing completed rolls from rewind as needed.

*Apply up to 90 pounds of push/pull force to push paper roll carts into loading position at press.

*Maintain press and all related equipment in a clean and orderly condition as required to meet quality, 5S, production standards and shift-end expectations. Assist operator in PM's of equipment.

*Maintain press and all related equipment in a clean and orderly condition as required meeting SQF and MSS standards.

*Visually inspect production (web, printed roll stock, roll formation) at rewind station while press is operating to assure quality standards for color, registration, patches, print and moisture levels are being maintained.

*Operate press, if assigned to do so, including maintaining ink color, ink and glue viscosity and levels.

*Conduct root cause analysis to aid Press operator in resolving problems.

*Enter information into SAP computer system.

*Check written descriptions of paper rolls and other raw materials to insure correct material supply at the unwind stands and prepare for splicing.

*Maintain written production and inventory usage records.

*Must be willing and able to work in a culture built around continuous improvement and change.

*Other duties as assigned

What Will Make Me Stand Out:

*High School diploma or GED.

*2 years' experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

*Able to lift and carry up to 55 pounds.

*Able to apply up to 90 pounds of push force.

*Able to climb ladders, reach, and stand frequently

*Unrestricted color perception