Machine Operator - 1st Shift

Manufacturing Chesapeake, Virginia


Build your Career with an Industry Leader       

Multi-Color Corporation is the world’s largest premier label and packaging supplier, serving the world’s most iconic brands. Backed by over a century of printing experience, MCC is focused on the future by developing consumer-driven innovations and sustainable packaging solutions. Join a team committed to safety, quality, and customer service.        

The Slitter/Rewind Operator is responsible for operating CEI slitter rewinder and Arpeco rewinder, packing, and inspection of finished product prior to being sent to finished goods inventory or direct shipment.        

Why work at MCC:        

  • $17.50 hourly + shift premium 
  • Generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance and 401(k)
  •  Paid vacation plus 10 paid holidays
  •  Sign-On Bonus

·        Controlled Work Environment       


  • Follow all OSHA, FSSC, GMP, and company safety standards.
  • Splice rolls to specified quantity and dimensions per customer job ticket requirements.
  • Operate tabletop rewind equipment when needed.
  • Examine print quality for defects, such as imperfect die cuts, ink spots, ink saturation, registration skipping, incorrect color pattern, incorrect count, or loose or uncut rolls.
  • Pack finished product into boxes according to customer job ticket requirements, in preparation for shipment or finished goods inventory.
  • Perform basic maintenance using hand tools as needed.
  • Annotate quantity and quality discrepancies, downtime, make-ready time, and run time in DCU.
  • Clean machine components as needed.
  • Maintain clean workspace according to housekeeping standards.
  • Participate in continuous improvement events as needed.
  • Train new teammates as needed, upon being fully qualified.


  • Education: High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience: 1+ years’ experience in fast-paced work environment, preferably in manufacturing; proven track record of dependability and strong work ethic.
  • Skills: Quality control analysis, active listening, critical thinking, reading comprehension, time management, and troubleshooting.  
  • Abilities: Near vision, visual color discrimination, written comprehension, finger dexterity, lifting up to 50 pounds, and long periods of stationary standing.
  • Ability to work occasional overtime/Saturdays once fully trained.

Diversity & Inclusion        

At MCC, we believe what makes us unique, makes us better. We embrace & care deeply about creating a workplace where our people feel valued & empowered. We are committed to providing an environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly & with respect. We consider our people our best asset & understand the importance of bringing different perspectives. We are committed to providing equal opportunity regardless of gender identity/expression or ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation or life stage. We encourage & welcome all genders, people of disability, LGBTQI+ community, refugees & people from culturally & linguistic diverse backgrounds to apply.