Hood Packaging Corporation, a leading North American custom manufactuer of industiral packaging, has an immediate requirement for a Flexographic Process print Operator at our Calgary Plastics Plant.
As a key member of the Printing department team, you will operate a multicolour flexographic process print press, printing solvent based inks on plastic film. Duties will include: following work orders to prepare for printing; adhering to production schedules and requirements; managing the variables that can affect printing quality such as ink strength, impression anilox roll selection, web tension, temperature, speed of run, length of run and rewind configurations; troubleshooting problems as they arise; ensuring quality by verifying accuracy and quality of work to ensure that products meet expectations; maintaining equipment and workplace to prevent downtime, maximize output; and adherence to health and safety and environmental standards, regulations and policies.
The successful candidate will possess several years' experience working as a flexographic print operator. You will also possess excellent communication and organizational skills; ability to plan and accomplish set goals in the workplace and process a strong attention to detail and quality of workmanship.
Hourly rate for this postion is $22.37 per hour; clothing program, benefits afer 3 months and a pension plan.