Press Operator

Ellington, Connecticut
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
US$ 18.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Stocks,Ryan, Spherion
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Job Description

Follow prescribed standard methods and routines to effectively die cut a variety of paperboard sheets. Operate machine in an efficient manner that ensures optimum machine productivity, safety, and efficiency, all while working safe and keeping area clean.

Prepare plates using counter board for crease area. During make-ready, ensure that sheet is in register. Once press is running, ensure that sheets at back delivery are loading straight between joggers for easier stripping. Make sure cutting is correct.
Perform all appropriate quality checks during make-ready and run to ensure 100% good quality.
Perform general maintenance of machine to ensure maximum productivity. Follow scheduling guidelines. Oil the chain, grease and oil parts, wipe down entire machine, clean filters, and blow down machine after every job to get rid of dust.
Wear personal protective equipment where and when appropriate.
During wash up, clean plates and remove die from chase.
Complete appropriate paperwork and computer work to ensure quality standards are met.
Maintain equipment and work area in a clean and orderly condition. Follow all safety rules and regulations. Detect and report inconsistencies in factory order, etc., defective materials, safety issues, or questionable matters to proper supervision.

Working hours: 3:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Attention to detail
Familiarity with Press Machines
Interpret work orders
Pallet Jack

High School

1-4 years

High School Diploma
Ability to stand for up to 10 hours
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
Ability to interpret measuring tools

Join a growing company and learn to operate advanced machines. This is an opportunity to gain new skills and work on projects for top national companies.

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, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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