Job Opportunity

Shop Assistant

Summary Of Responsibility

Responsible for setting up and assisting flexographic press operators.

Essential Job Functions

Work involves most of the following:

  • Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to continual radio communication to address operator requests, monitoring presses that require paper, cleanup and rewinder assistance, and general press cleanup of previous jobs.
  • Conduct walk through with previous shift Pit Crew personnel to inspect and address potential issues with sinks, parts, washer, and Anilox tank.
  • Facility housekeeping where Pit Crew provides the daily attention to proper handling of trash receptacles, waste containers, and maintaining a clean environment during their shift.
  • Provide supplies, rags, chemicals, and support as requested by the operators.  All chemicals must be replenished and a supply of clean rags present for operators.

Mental and Physical Requirements

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by a successful Specialty employee.

  • Understand and observe all company safety standards.
  • Job involves use of hearing protection, work with water based inks, use of degreasers and solvents, and other lubricants.
  • Must be highly mobile and able to access all areas of the premises.
  • Ability to concentrate and remain focused, while handling multiple tasks, responsibilities, and projects.
  • Ability to work over eight hours in a work day, and over 40 in a work week as necessary.
  • Use of close vision and fine motor skills to detect quality issues.
  • Vision abilities including close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Position requires constant standing, frequent reaching, use of hands and arms, stooping, kneeling, stretching and crouching and occasional lifting of up to 75 pounds, pushing paper rolls that weigh up to 500 pounds, constant close attention to detail, use of close vision and fine motor skills to detect quality issues and occasional communication with supervisor or other employees.
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