Press Assistant
Elgin, IL 
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Job Description
Printpack's manufacturing plant in Elgin, IL is seeking qualified candidates to fill the positions of Press Assistant for 3/2 Night Shift. There will be 8 weeks of training, with an opportunity to grow into a Press Operator position.

We are open to the following skill sets:

* Diesel mechanic or automotive mechanic background

* Military mechanic

* Any printing experiences

How you will contribute: Your day-to-day?

The Press Assistant is responsible for:

  • Model the Printpack Core Values of: Treating People Right, Caring About What We Do, Being Focused On Achieving Results, and Doing What We Say We Will Do.

  • Assist Roto-gravure printing press operator with the following:
    • Hang new rolls of printed packaging, splice rolls and remove completed rolls
    • Monitor machines for progress and proper running condition
    • Enter/retrieve data into computer
    • Monitor inks/adhesives
    • Communicate with peers and supervisory staff concerning production
    • Perform housekeeping duties as needed around equipment

What you will need?

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires standing for long periods
  • Requires lifting of 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work 3/2-night shift schedule
  • Basic computer skills

What would put you ahead?

Preferred Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Prior manufacturing experience
  • Some experience in the operation of various hand tools
  • Prior experience running Rotogravure press

Printpack is proudly an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment. Embracing diversity not only enhances our work culture - it is vital to our success. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, genetic information, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, disability, marital status, military or veteran status or affiliation, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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