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Press Operator

Company: Amcor
Location: Shelbyville
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

We are global, we are impacting the lives of millions every day, we are making a difference! At Amcor we are inspired to change the packaging industry and are taking on the aspirational challenge to make all our products recyclable or reusable by 2025. Through our products and global footprint, we are in a unique position to truly make a difference in the packaging space. Our products impact the lives of millions of people across the globe every day from food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, home- and personal-care, and other essential products. Amcor is a thriving S 500 organisation listed both on the NYSE (AMCR) and ASX (AMC) with US$13 billion in sales. We have a proud history dating back to the 1860's and come a long way from a single paper mill based in Melbourne to becoming the global leading packaging company. Today, Amcor is an international organisation empowering its 50,000 employees in over 40 countries and across 250 sites. Will you be next to join our journey towards a more sustainable future? At Amcor we are always looking for talented and passionate individuals who are motivated to make a difference. Working at Amcor means you will have a unique opportunity to be a part of an organisation that is committed to providing sustainable packaging solutions. To find out more about our commitment to sustainability and about Amcor, visit www.amcor.com. Amcor Flexibles North America (AFNA), a division of Amcor, operates across 35 plants and employs 9,000 colleagues within North America with headquarters in Chicago, IL and Oshkosh, WI. AFNA makes flexible packaging solutions for food and beverage, healthcare, and home and personal care applications.Job Description1. Job OverviewAs a Press Operator, you will be responsible for the production of printed materials for the flexible packaging process. As Operator you will be required to print material to customer specifications. Press Operator will work together with maintenance to keep the machine running at optimum conditions. Also work with their team and management to improve the printing processes. This position will also be part of the Press/Lamination combo team. Knowledge of lamination is a plus.2. Job DimensionsSupport Operations in the Press DepartmentPart of the AF-Shelbyville Production TeamNo reportsOversee and provide direction to Press crew3. Principal AccountabilitiesResponsible for set-up and operation of a Gravure/Roto press and directing activities of a Helper/Assistant in order to maintain maximum press efficiency and product quality.Checks and inspects material received from prior operations to verify accuracy and conformance to specifications on Sales Order form.Follow safe operating procedures, comply with safety rules and wear PPE as specified.Perform basic operator preventative maintenance to machine and/or tools.Perform tasks within acceptable limits for quality, quantity, and timeliness of completion of tasks.Possess a broad understanding of inks, solvents, material characteristics and ability to perform make ready, set-up and operation of an 8-color pressTo be aware of, adhere to and help to improve all safety standards and procedures at AF-ShelbyvilleTo be aware of, adhere to and help improve all quality standards and procedures at AF-ShelbyvilleTo be aware of, adhere to and help improve all production standards and procedures at AF-ShelbyvillePossess good verbal and written communication skillsHas a good understanding of current operating standards and practices. Willing to learn and apply new standards and practicesAble to understand and make accurate measurements, has basic high school -level math skills, able to read comprehend and follow verbal or written instructions in EnglishHas basic computer skillsUnderstands and completes all paperwork related to the Press and OperationsPossess and be able to apply knowledge of the press, operation, and basic maintenance of the pressParticipates in Continuous Improvements initiativesWorks with co-workers and management in a positive and constructive manner4. Major challenges & complexitiesManaging time and effort to safely meet the demands for quality productWorking with co-workers in their own and other departments to make our company successful5. RelationshipsInternalExternalAFS- Press TeamAFA Management TeamSite Co-workersOther Amcor FacilitiesCustomers6. Qualifications/Requirements6.1 Formal Qualifications and ExperienceKnowledge and ExperienceExperience and proficiency in the function , mechanics, and operation of some or all Press equipmentGood understanding of the safety, quality, and production standardsEducation and CertificationsHigh School Diploma, or equivalent6.2 Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/BehavioursJob Specific skills and abilities Basic computer skillsPossess full color perceptionKnowledge of and ability to operate printing pressMust be able to flex hours in order to support multi-shift operationAbility to stay on task and follow instructionsBasic measurement, math, communication, reading, and writing skillsAbility to understand and apply all Amcor safety, quality, and production standardsMust prioritize safety above all elseStrong leadership skillsAmcor Leadership Framework competenciesThe 3 Leadership competencies which will apply to all AFEA co-workers:Driving for ResultsCustomer FocusInfluencingThe Leadership competencies which will apply to OHSE:Command SkillsInterpersonal SavvyProcess ManagementLearning on the FlyThe 4 Leadership competencies which will apply to all People Manager:Nose for TalentBuilding Effective TeamsMotivating OthersManagerial CourageOur ExpectationsWe expect our people to be guided by The Amcor Way and demonstrate our Values every day to enable the business to win. We are winning when:Our people are engaged and developing as part of a high-performing Amcor teamOur customers grow and prosper from Amcor's quality, service, and innovationOur investors benefit from Amcor's consistent growth and superior returnsThe environment is better off because of Amcor's leadership and productsEqual Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans/Sexual Orientation/Gender IdentityAmcor Flexibles North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click on the links "EEO is the and "EEO is the Law" Poster Supplement. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please call 224-313-7000 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.E-VerifyWe verify the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the United States.

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