Schedule: Monday - Friday 11:00AM-7:00PM * Must be available to work occasional mandatory overtime on Saturday's
Production operator is responsible for various operation support functions. This position operates the slitter/rewinder, and assists with readying material needed for prescription labels production.
Primary responsibility for operating and tending flexographic printing presses, as well as slitter/rewinder.
Prepare machines for printing.
Install the printing plate with the images to be printed.
Press operators prepare machines for printing.
Ink the presses, load paper, and adjust the press to the paper size.
Ensure that paper and ink meet specifications
Adjust the flow of ink to the inking rollers accordingly.
Guide paper through the press cylinders and adjust feed and tension controls.
Monitor their operation and keep the paper feeders well stocked.
Manage ink distribution, speed, and temperature in the drying chamber.
Correct paper tears or jams.
Make quick corrections to avoid expensive losses of paper and ink.
Pull sheets to check for printing imperfections.
Set up, monitor, and adjust the printing process on a control panel.
Oil and clean the presses.
Perform preventive maintenance
Cleaning ink fountains and the plates or cylinders.
High School Diploma or equivalent degree
1 year manufacturing facility experience
Willingness to learn and be trained on job functions
Natural mechanical ability that allows you to make quick adjustments and repairs to the press.
Strong grasp of basic mathematical skills, to quickly determine job requirements on certain occasions.
Good at working under the pressure of deadlines and be flexible to changes to production plans.
Must be able to work some Saturdays
Strong understanding of installing and adjusting printing plates, controlling ink pressure and loading and adjusting the paper used for printing.
Candidate will receive additional training, if needed, for press operation and for slitter/rewinder operation.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
Must be able to stand for long periods of time
High School Diploma or equivalent degree
Level - IC - Operations Support - O2
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to McKessonTalentAcquisition@mckesson.com . Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.
Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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Internal Number: JR0042898
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