Avery Dennison is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries.
Job Summary: The Flexo Press Operator specializes in up to Six - color supply production. You will interpret order specifications and perform press set-up, press operations, general and preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and safety related housekeeping.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Interpret order specifications/special instructions and ensures all production materials are at press prior to set-up. Inspect cylinders, plates, and other tooling/parts to ensure a proficient and high quality production run.
With high proficiency, performs all standard up to two color set-ups on assigned presses. Set-up includes printing cylinder preparation and installation, mounting plates/tooling, ink fountain and rollers, loading supply rolls, splicing webs, setting impressions, and processing set-ups which include proper web tension, registration, and print quality. Approves own set-up.
Operates assigned press through production run performing required adjustments, maintenance, and maintains ink color.
Applies knowledge and skills in performing preventative/general maintenance (cleaning and lubrication,) troubleshooting, and corrective action.
Records and reports all finished production. Completes and processes all related documentation via PC or hand written.
As a member of a production support team trains, assists, and supports other team members in problem solving and meeting department goals. Continuously reviews current processes and searches out improvement methods to improve product/process quality, reduce waste, rework and unnecessary work that adds no value to the work or process.
Performs general housekeeping tasks and waste removal within department/group and assists other areas as required.
Based on business need, assists/supports in other job functions within process or other company processes within scope and ability.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicant must be a High school graduate
Demonstrated proficiency in basic math calculation.
Demonstrated mechanical aptitude.
Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions.
Must be able to learn and demonstrate proficiency in the use of product overlay gauges and read shop scale within training period.
Must be able to continuously stand, stoop, and bend.
Avery Dennison is a global leader in labeling and packaging materials and solutions. The company’s applications and technologies are an integral part of products used in every major market and industry. With operations in more than 50 countries and more than 25,000 employees worldwide, Avery Dennison serves customers with insights and innovations that help make brands more inspiring and the world more intelligent. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company reported sales of $6 billion in 2015.