Flexographic Press Operator in Florence, KY at Crown Services, Inc

Date Posted: 3/16/2020

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    7711 Ewing Boulevard
    Florence, KY
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Job Description


The Flexographic Press Operator’s primary function is to set up and operate flexo presses to produce items consistent with customer specifications. This is a full-time, temp-to-hire position, Monday-Friday 8am-5pm in Cold Spring, KY.  Benefits are available while working through Crown Services.

Work Environment

Work is performed in the plant with or near chemicals and operating equipment. In accordance with our safety program, all employees receive informative training on working with chemicals and operating equipment within the plant. Atmosphere may contain fumes, odors, dust, etc. Noise levels fluctuate according to proximity of operating equipment. Safety glasses and steel-toed shoes are to be worn at all times. Employee must be able to work any shift with overtime as required.

Physical Demands

The following physical qualifications must be met to perform the essential functions of this job:

Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to to 10 lbs. of force constantly to move objects. Visual acuity sufficient to identify color variations and recognize product defects is need. Some repetitive motion is required. The ability to see, hear, count, measure, read, and follow verbal directives in English is required.

Job Requirements

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Set up press. Use appropriate dies, inks and other materials as specified by the order. Load rolls of stock on the press.

Operate press. Make press adjustments as needed to ensure print consistency, quality and registration. Verify proper color shades, die cuts, etc. Ensure items are varnished, glued, and/or folded as needed. Mount printing plates properly on cylinders.

Adjust and mix inks per job requirement.

Obtain approval of product before press run. Run job at pre-determined run speed. Maintain waste levels within set parameters. Unload product at end of line.

Coordinate press crew efforts with other operators. Train other workers as instructed.

Maintain safe, clean workstation. Place waste in appropriate containers.

Maintains clean work area and supports procedures and practices dedicated to ensuring products meet safety requirements, customer required standards and regulatory standards.

Complete all forms. Maintain records, files, and/or logs as required.

Assist other employees as instructed.

Inspect, catch, stack and package material as needed.

Operate other presses and equipment as requested.

Other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned by Supervisor.


Verbal and written professional communication skill. Organization skills. Detail oriented. Negotiation skills. Leadership and management skills. Initiative. Problem Solving/Analysis. Time Management.

Perform basic mathematical skills; adding, subtracting, multiplication and division.

Required Education/Experience -   High School Diploma.   2 to 5 years of related printing experience.

Detailed knowledge of Flexographic and printing methods.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibility and activities may change at any time with or without notice.