Finishing Operator

Manufacturing Fullerton, California


Build your Career with an Industry Leader

Multi-Color Corporation and Fort Dearborn have merged and are now the world’s largest prime label and packaging supplier. Join the new MCC and you will have the opportunity to become part of an organization that is committed to excellence and industry leadership for over 110 years.

The Finishing Machine Operator is to perform a variety of duties to set up and operate machines used in the post print label finishing process.  Experience is not required but always a bonus.

Why work at MCC: 

  • Compensation: $18.59 hourly 
  • Generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance and 401(k)


  • Review job tickets and rule-up to determine customer specifications. Operate computer to check and select program from index or to add/modify program as required.  Contact quality assurance to obtain approval to run job.
  • Set scale to weigh product in proper amounts.
  • Jog product as required to insure proper line up.    
  • Check for all errors in printing such as color, dog-ears, register and scum.  
  • Set cutter side guides.  Load product into cutter and cut.  
  • Check cutting operation and make adjustments as required to maintain specifications.
  • Check with Folder Operators and Overwrap Operators as necessary to insure cutting meets folding and wrapping requirements.
  • Check knife performance during operations to assure clean cuts. 
  • Operate hand or pallet truck to move finished product to staging area and/or to bring in empty skids, pallets, box, and carton supplies from storage areas.
  • Complete load tags, tally sheets and final job tickets. Complete daily production sheets and record each job run, job number, customer name and any specifics pertaining to the job.
  • Train new Operators and helpers as necessary in jogging and cutting operations.
  • Maintain area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.


  • 1 to 2 years of experience on a variety of cutting operations preferable.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

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