Graphic Packaging International is growing company, and we know our team is the reason why we're successful. We achieve our goals by delivering value to our customers, building a high-performance culture for our employees and creating superior returns for our shareholders. We strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate.
Our Shelbyville location is currently seeking qualified individuals to join our team as a Printing Press Helper. We offer outstanding opportunities for our employees to advance their careers through on-the-job training and job progression. Base pay for a Press Helper starts at $14.91, and progresses to $16.61 after 6 months. We offer a wide array of benefits including, but not limited to paid vacation & holidays, shift differential, optional health, dental, and life insurance, 401(k) with match, gainsharing.
Duties and Responsibilities include:
Check roll size and roll basis weight at press.
Make roll press ready.
Have cylinders made-ready and ink at the press prior to changeover.
Keep the press unwind loaded with paper at all times.
Maintain high degree of housekeeping in and around assigned area and work safely at position.
Cut down make readies and scrap before the end of the shift.
Dispose of outer wrap and scrap in proper place; empty trash; sweep floors; return ink to ink room.
Clean printing plates before returning them to the mounting room.
Assist other press crew members with press changeovers, and other tasks.
Assist mounter in mounting room.
Once qualified, assist in the instruction and training of new press helpers.
Perform all duties in a safe, quality-focused and productive manner, in accordance with established requirements.
Perform other miscellaneous duties that may be assigned by department supervision.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities include:
The duties and responsibilities described above are the essential functions of the job. The qualifications below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
High School diploma or GED.
Ability to perform all duties in a safe, efficient and orderly manner.
Ability to effectively communicate and interact with others.
Ability to speak, read and write English, and interpret written instructions.
Self-motivated, and possess the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with limited supervision.
Demonstrated organizational skills and very detail oriented.
Contributes to a positive team environment.
Ability to work a 12-hour shift; Ability to fulfill overtime requirements as necessary to insure production requirements are met as well as shut-down and start-up requirements before and after the completion of the shift
Ability to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without accommodation. This includes lifting to 50 lbs; Lifting 85 lbs. to an elevation of 6 ft. (2-person job)
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities include:
Minimum of 1 year of manufacturing experience, strongly preferred.
Minimum of 1 year working within printing, preferred.
About Graphic Packaging International:
Graphic Packaging International, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), is committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a leading global provider of paper-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products for food, beverage, foodservice and other consumer products companies. We are one of the largest producers of folding cartons and hold a leading market position in solid bleached sulfate, coated unbleached kraft and coated recycled paperboard. Graphic Packaging's customers include some of the most widely- recognized companies in the world.
Graphic Packaging has approximately 17,000 employees working in more than 60 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefit programs that are among the best in the industry to reward the talented people who make our company successful. We invite you to review the following employment opportunity and to learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.
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