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Silk Screen Operator 2nd Shift

PLI is the largest Hospitality, Gift and Loyalty Card manufacturer on the planet. But we know size without stature is meaningless. Being the biggest is the purposeful result of our determined drive to be the best. Dedicated to our customers' success. Invested in our employees' goals and achievements. We work hard. We play hard. We nurture our own and give back to our communities. We don't just manufacture an impressive variety of card products. We deliver solutions in card form.
Silk Screen Operator 2nd Shift

We are searching for an experienced Silk Screen Operator 2nd Shift at our Asheville, NC facility.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

The primary responsibility of the Screen Printer Operator is to perform the duties involved in screen printing. These duties include preparing screen printing stencils, mixing and loading ink, cleaning machine, troubleshooting technological problems and maintaining screen printing equipment. Also responsible for record keeping of work completed and job history.

The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. It is not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function does not preclude management from assigning duties not listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position.

  • Printing with repeatable results, anticipating, recognizing and fixing possible issues with ink and press
  • Verify and follow all information on the job ticket before printing including ink color matching and verification
  • Quality checks throughout the run
  • Verify the proper quantity has been printed before cleaning and breaking down for the next job
  • Embark on the multi-step process of screen making which includes screen stretching, screen selection, degreasing, film emulsion coating, exposure and wash out as well as cleaning and reclaiming after printing.
  • Safely perform physical demands as indicated below
  • Perform these and other duties as assigned by supervisor or other appropriate management personnel
  • Work overtime as needed to meet customers' needs

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in offset printing operations and prep work

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Higher degree in art or graphic design preferred

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail, good eye for color
  • Excellent problem solving skills

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Sit, speak, hear and comprehend
  • Stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms on a daily basis
  • Lift up to 25 pounds on a regular basis
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include the ability to adjust focus and see colors with acuity

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is primarily in an indoor setting, but may be exposed to:

  • Variable temperature conditions indoor and outside (occasionally extreme heat or extreme cold)
  • Moving mechanical parts, toxic or caustic chemicals, and dust and/or mite hazards
  • Moderate noise environment

Regular work days are Monday through Friday. First Shift hours are 6:55 am - 3:05 pm; Second Shift hours are 2:55 pm - 11:55 pm; Third shift are 10:55 pm - 7:05 am. Additional overtime may be required with short notice.

A demonstrated commitment to safety is a condition of employment.

Non-Exempt Hourly - Regular Full Time
Hourly Wage

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Silk Screen Operator 2nd Shift

PLI
Full time
Asheville, NC

Published on 09/05/2019