The Burner is responsible for setting the direction and overall production of the SMR Department. The Burner is responsible for reading production schedules and reviewing and following all priority lists.
The Burner is responsible for pulling and maintaining the film used in the burn room and for ensuring the quality of all screens meets GSP and industry specifications prior use. The Burner is responsible for pasting up film onto the screens and burning the screen images for the Print Department. They are also responsible for reading and following all instructions on the work order including reviewing the film for text errors prior to burning.
The Burner is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the burn room and that equipment is maintained. The Burner will all assist with training and coaching of others as required.
Verify priorities on Production schedules or hot lists
Pull film into the burn room for burning
Check all screens before burning to ensure the quality of all screens meets GSP and industry specifications
Reviewing the film for text errors prior to burning
Paste up and burn film onto screen
Fill out Quality tags on every screen
Log and file all film that is burnt
Wash out all screens after burning
Put all burned/washed out screens in the proper spotting racks
Clean glass on burn table
Replenish all supplies used in the burn room area prior to the end of each shift
Communicate technical issues or problems to supervisor and or print manager
Maintain cleanliness in the burn area
Complete daily & weekly paperwork as required
Assist in other areas of SMR as required
Practical Screen printing Production Experience
Technical knowledge of burning equipment
Work well a team environment to ensure productivity and quality
Must have strong leadership skills
Must have a high standard for quality assurance.
Strong priority and time management skills
Minimum position requirements:
High School diploma or GED
Ability to communicate (read, speak, write) in English
Minimum 2 years Screen Print or SMR experience
Ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs
Available for weekend work shifts and overtime