Multi-Color is one of the largest and most awarded label companies in the world, servicing segments such as Home & Personal Care, Food & Beverage, Wine & Spirits and Consumer Durables. A true global leader, our state-of-the-art facilities operate in over 26 countries.
Our 10,000+ employees are guided by our core values: Integrity, Passion, Creativity, Perseverance and Achievement. These values constantly guide our interactions and decision making at Multi-Color!
The Print Tool Technician is accountable for all tasks/duties described in this job description as well as other assignments as directed by the Prepress Graphics Manager, Lead and/or Plant Manager. The Print Tool Technician sets the foundation for successful printing production. They ensure that the proper tools are available when the press needs them or provides timely communication with production to minimize downtime.
Currently hiring for 3rd shift Print Tool Technicians
Primary Responsibilities include:
Regular and predictable attendance, including logging in and out of time worked
Complies with all company and safety policies and procedures
Make flexographic/litho plates
Make Rotary Screens
Responsible for the critical evaluation of all plates/screens made and completes appropriate QA check lists
Responsible for maintaining Plate and Screen Tracking Logs
Verifies information on Plate Envelope is correct
Responsible for cleaning and maintaining platemaking room/screen room and equipment
Responsible for completing preventive maintenance in accordance to set schedule and need
Coordinates plate priorities with Scheduling, Graphics Coordinator, or Graphics Supervisor
Maintains PPMS and PSA schedules to understand priorities and mark completion of jobs or flags
Additional Responsibilities (less than 50% of time):
Participate in continuous improvement / Kaizen teams.
Attends department meetings and internal training classes
Other duties as assigned
HS Diploma or GED is required; College degree strongly preferred, ideally related to the printing industry
Print manufacturing experience preferred
Technical expertise in flexo, litho, rotary screen and general printing processes.
Excellent communication skills with the ability to translate technical information into actionable tasks.
Intimate knowledge in preparing / planning artwork for high-volume printing.
Knowledge of color separations, press layouts, print specifications
Proficiency in MS Office applications
Radius job management software experience is a plus.
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment.
Self-starter with strong organizational and planning skills.
Medical Insurance & Prescription Drug Coverage
Health Savings Account (HSA)
401(k) Savings Plan with company match
Basic Life and AD&D Insurance
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Wage progression opportunities
Vacation and Holidays