2nd Shift Press Assistant / Finishing Operator - Starting at $15+

Manufacturing Louisville, Kentucky


Build your Career with an Industry Leader

Fort Dearborn Company is a leader in printed labels for the consumer products industry. Join Fort Dearborn and you will have the opportunity to become part of an organization that is committed to excellence and industry leadership for almost 100 years. We are always looking for hardworking individuals to join our team and build a future with us.

About the Role:

This is an entry level position. Anyone with a great attitude who wants to grow their job into a career is encouraged to apply.  This role will assist press operators in getting tools, inks, dyes needed, helping with change overs, cleanups, etc.  It could also be responsible for running the slitting machine and pack line.

  • We are currently looking for 2nd Shift Positions.  Second shift hours are 2:45 pm - 11:15 pm Monday - Friday.  Saturday's are reserved for overtime, but normally on a volunteer basis.  There are some Saturday's that may be mandatory.  There is a $0.75 shift differential for second shift.
  • These are all entry level roles with opportunity for growth up to and including Press Operator and beyond.


  • Safety is priority #1 at Fort Dearborn Company
    • Adhere to all plant and corporate safety rules, procedures, and guidelines.
    • Reports all safety concerns or issues to immediate supervisor.
    • Maintains a clean and safe work environment.
  • Maintain a good attitude and be willing to learn.
  • Fort Dearborn has been around for almost 100 years, and we pride ourselves on our high level of excellency. Every team member of Fort Dearborn is expected to treat all associates respectfully and professionally.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Any experience in printing or manufacturing is a plus, but not required.

Other considerations:

  • Fort Dearborn offers a competitive wage and generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance and 401(k).

Fort Dearborn welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Fort Dearborn Company is an equal opportunity employer.