Equipment Operator - 1st Shift (R7009)

Operations Waco, Texas


Position at The Occasions Group, Inc.

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Taylor Corporation is a growing, dynamic company with big plans for the future ― and our people. Family owned and proud of it, we power our employees’ potential and strive to create opportunity and security for every member of the team. We’re passionate about our work, we believe there is always a better way, and we’re in this for the long haul.

Ready to build a career? It’s time to look at Taylor.

Your Opportunity: The Occasions Group, a Taylor Corporation company located in Waco, Texas, is looking for an an experienced Equipment Operator to join their team!

Your Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and operate envelope printing press equipment (Halm Jet Press), in compliance with job specifications and in accordance with company quality standards and procedures
  • Performs daily/weekly/monthly maintenance on equipment to ensure optimum output
  • Prepare inks for proper color and consistency
  • Check paper for type, size, color and quantity
  • Check plates for correct format
  • Visually inspect forms throughout run for quality
  • Coordinate with Production Team to produce and prioritize jobs, and when necessary reorganize to meet deadline changes and updates
  • Maintain knowledge of safety requirements of job and equipment
  • Palletizer, Surface Mount II, Printer 1-2 color, Machine II, Packaging II, Folding, Cutter
  • Programs, Photocopy multicolor (Ink or Toner)

Your Shift:

  • Monday – Friday 6a – 2:30p; flexibility may be available

You Must Have:

  • Be 18 years of age or older to operate equipment
  • Previous Printing Press experience
  • Ability to set adjustable mechanism to required tolerances
  • High degree of mathematical skills and attention to detail
  • High degree of mechanical ability
  • Good reading ability

We Would Also Prefer:

  • Previous Halm Jet Press experience
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Ability to work with very close tolerances
  • Ability to effectively communicate with team members
  • High degree of analytical skills
  • Good color discernment

Here is how we are going to keep you safe in the workplace:

Our focus continues to be on our employees and their wellbeing, and we have taken steps to ensure your safety in all our facilities.  The following are workplace safety guidelines in each of our Taylor locations:

  • Masks are provided and will be required in all our facilities
  • Employees will maintain at least 6 feet of distance whenever possible
  • We have hand sanitizer and soap & water readily available
  • Increased cleaning and disinfection of high traffic areas
  • Communication & Action Plans if one of our employees shows symptoms or tests positive for COVID-19

About Taylor Corporation

One of the top five graphics communications companies in North America, Taylor’s family of companies provide a diverse set of products, services and technologies addressing the toughest communication challenges. For 45 years, Taylor has been a premier provider of powerful and innovative products, services and expertise for individuals, businesses and distributors large and small. Our 12,000+ employees spanning more than 25 states and nine countries work diligently to create the interactive, printing and marketing solutions that have helped build some of the world’s more recognizable brands. Everything we do begins with identifying the unique priorities and needs of our customers and creating one-of-a-kind solutions. We offer a full range of benefits to power our employees’ potential including: health, dental, vision and life insurance; a 401(k) plan; paid time off (PTO) and holiday pay, and more.

The Occasions Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and veteran or disability status.