2nd Shift (Weekday Nights) - Machine Operator Level 1 - Lifetouch

Manufacturing Shakopee, Minnesota


Description

2nd Shift Hours:

Non-Peak
Mon - Wed, 5pm - 5am

Peak
Mon - Wed, 5pm - 5am
Thurs, 5pm - 5am every other week

Hours may vary during peak seasons, flexibility to work various shifts &/or weekends as needed

Responsibilities:

  • Operate and maintain equipment including but not limited to digital presses and/or bindery equipment (HP Indigo, Xerox iGen, Lasermax, UV Coaters, etc.)
  • Perform routine and preventive maintenance including troubleshooting problems to maintain quality standards and to keep equipment in running condition - request maintenance as required.
  • Inspecting for adherence to procedures using, visual discrimination, print quality analysis, and judgment.
  • Recognizing when routine adjustments are necessary and identifying errors at the earliest possible stage to minimize production rework.
  • Ensure labor is used efficiently
  • Ability to keep good records
  • Ensure product meets the quality standards
  • Maintain safety and OSHA standards
  • Responsible for cleanliness of area and maintaining 5S standards
  • Drive continuous improvement
  • Any other project as assigned by supervision or management

Skills and Attributes Needed:

  • Able to operate and maintain Press and or Bindery equipment.
  • Ability to follow written instructions
  • A methodical "procedure-oriented" approach to tasks and an affinity for detail for quality control purposes.
  • Ability to match or detect subtle differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness
  • Must have hard work ethic, ability to learn quickly, and common sense. 
  • Able to work independently on projects and collaborate as a strong member
  • Communicate effectively with supervision, tech support, and other associates
  • Excellent attention to detail, flexible and adaptable to change
  • Able to operate under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to multitask and set priorities
  • Computer knowledge including Microsoft Office programs and email
  • Strong interpersonal/communication and analytical skills
  • Able to stand for long periods of time, lift up to 50 lbs., mobility to crouch, kneel, reach, bend and do repetitive actions with hands and arms

 

Education

 

  • High school or vocational/technical school diploma or certificate.
  • Additional courses in print production, operations, or similar functional areas preferred
  • Courses in chemistry, electronics, and color theory are desired.

 

Experience

 

  • Background and experience in conventional offset operation, preferably in color printing.
  • An understanding of prepress functions.
  • Experience in operating mechanical/ electromechanical equipment.
  • Experience in basic computer operation.