Press Operator

Clinton, South Carolina
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 13.50 per hour, $13.50 - 13.50 per hour + none
Ref. Number
McDonald,Candace, Spherion
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Job Description

Our client in Clinton, SC has an immediate need for a 1ST SHIFT PRESS OPERATOR. This is an excellent opportunity for a reliable associate that can achieveTech IV skill assessment scores in mechanical, math and reading. 1st Shift hours can fluctuate depending on business needs, so scheduling flexibility is a plus.


Following site safety, quality and production policies and standards, PRESS OPERATORS have advanced skills to operate complex equipment with minimal assistance and resolve complex problems and issues that arise. In addition, they have a broad understanding of the business and serve as a resource to others by leading, training and transferring knowledge.


Operate gravure press proficiently and in accordance with operating procedures and customer requirements.
Effectively demonstrates technical problem solving skills and trouble shooting skills.
Prepare press with specified tooling, inks, material, and operating controls.
Maintain and monitor in-line verification system.
Ensure press is operating within specifications and effectively communicate with others.
Follow preventive maintenance schedule and perform PM tasks.
Perform in-line quality verification and adhere to ISO quality plan and procedures.
Input accurate data into appropriate manufacturing inventory systems for tracking.
Observes and works in compliance with all environmental, safety, chemical handling, handling of hazardous waste, housekeeping, and security policies, guidelines and posted roles and responsibilities.
Complete introductory training to include hazardous waste regulations, duties, and responsibilities. Participate in annual refresher of hazardous waste training consistent with "Annual Hazardous Waste Training Class".
Perform other duties as assigned.

Working hours: Monday-Wednesday 6am-6pm, Thursday 6 am- 10am

High School Diploma or GED
Minimum of 5-7 years operating a 6-9 color printing press in a high level quality manufacturing environment (printing on variety of substrates including film). Prefer gravure printing press.
Obtain Tech IV skill assessment scores in math, mechanical and reading.
Prefer experience and knowledge of in-line registration systems.
Experience with solvent based ink mixing and handling.
Proven proficiency in color-matching.
Demonstrated flexibility in working alternate shift assignments and overtime as required.
Above average attendance and safety record.
Demonstrated ability to learn new operations and experience in an ISO environment.
Strong leadership and interpersonal skills.
Strong attention to detail for quality and safety concerns.
Basic computer skills.
Experience training others and working in a team based environment.
Ability to perform lifting of 25-40 pounds
Ability to move 41-125 pounds using proper moving equipment
Background and Drug Screens will be completed
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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