Flexographic Press Operator

University Park, IL

Location: University Park, IL

Job Description: The operation of a Mark Andy (or similar) Flexographic printing press. The operator will possess a combination of knowledge, skill, and abilities to carry out work activities related to the operation of the flexographic printing press.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Understanding of the primary components, principle functions, and purposes of the flexographic press systems including: unwind, in-feed, inking, drying / uv curing, laminating, die-cutting, waste removal, rewind / conveyor.
  • General make-ready procedures
  • Color theory, Anilox Rolls
  • Impression-related printing problems
  • Specifications and characteristics of Anilox Rolls


Requirements:

  • Flexographic Printing Knowledge, water-base & UV cured ink systems
  • Label Press experience
  • Mechanical skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Basic math, measurement skills
  • Problem Solving skills
  • Communication Skills
  • 1st and 2nd shift positions


MPI offers a competitive wage, opportunity for advancement, health insurance, 401k, paid holidays & vacation.

E-mail your resume and references to tonyah@mpilabels.com