Press Assistant - 2nd Shift

Manufacturing Weaverville, North Carolina


Description

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.

We are currently looking for a Printing Press Support or Press Utility to join our team. This person is responsible for assisting the Press Operators as directed to perform press setup, make-ready, and clean-up activities within a defined time frame. 

  • 2nd Shift (2pm - 10pm Monday - Friday)
  • Pay: 18 - 19.50 (based on experience)
  • 5% Shift Differential

Responsibilities:

  • Comply with all company and safety policies and procedures
  • Attains and maintains all defined job objectives related to the planning and execution of all jobs and quick changes
  • Assists in the performance of all external make-ready operations in preparation for changeover activities (changing from one label job to another)
  • Assists in the performance of all external clean-up activities following changeover
  • Cleans ink pans and ancillary equipment
  • Strips plates from cylinders
  • Locates dies to and from press
  • May be required to work with press operator to view labels with assistance of strobe light
  • Comply with quality assurance specifications of the customer and MCC
  • May be required to complete quality assurance sheet and associated documentation
  • Responsible for cleanliness of machinery and organization of the workspace
  • Responsible for working overtime when needed and as assigned
  • Related duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Print shop experience helpful, but not required
  • Ability to communicate and interact well with others (verbally and written form); seen as a team player
  • Ability to read and understand a job ticket
  • Ability to read a ruler and understand measurements (able to pass a ruler test)
  • Ability correctable to 20/20 (able to pass an eye test)
  • Ability to differentiate colors (able to pass a color test)
  • Ability to input data in the computer
  • Ability to work in a team environment with a high sense of urgency for on-time completion of assigned activities
  • Self-motivated with the ability to stay focused and follow instructions
  • Ability to stand and move around press area for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Assertive and solution-focused
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work in a fast-paced environment

Other considerations:

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

 

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

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