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Part-Time Manufacturing

Apply Job ID 30278 Date posted Feb. 15, 2024 Location Sussex, Wisconsin

We are currently seeking PART-TIME Press Assistants to grow with us! A Press Assistant position includes the opportunity to learn the printing process from the ground up and advance in a progressive environment. In this position you will assist in the creation of various well know magazines/catalogs/newspaper inserts and other related products in our Press area. 
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Remove product from the end of the printing press.
  • Work with loose and/or completed product by stacking onto pallets, transferring to tables & placing into a collator hopper or into mail bags.
  • Move product/skids with a hand jack, motorized Raymond (Big Joe) lift or Forklift (training provided).
  • Servicing of press and finishing machines to move product throughout the plant.
  • Maintain accurate inventory of product with the use of an on-board PC and RF bar coding system.
  • Loading and unloading of finished product and materials from semi-trailers and auto-wrapper using a forklift.
  • Comply with all quality, safety and work rules and regulations.
  • Effectively communicate with team members.
  • Assist other crew members with various duties including webbing up of the press and/or special handwork in order to meet customer requests.
  • Follow all clean-up and housekeeping procedures.
Qualifications
The successful candidate will have or be able to do the following:
  • Must be at least 18-years of age or older.
  • Factory, Manufacturing or other work experience where mechanical or handwork was necessary is preferred, such as laborer, machinist, assembly, bindery, mechanic, warehouse, etc.
  • Printing, Finishing (Bindery) or Warehouse experience is preferred.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to write and read measurements.
  • Ability to read, understand and follow both written and verbal instructions.
  • The ability to use a computer.
  • The ability to use repetitive hand/wrist movement.
  • Ability to lift stacks of end boards or banding strap rolls (~30 -60lbs) as needed.
  • Ability to adjust stacker using a touch screen.
  • Ability to use a vibrating jogging table.
  • The ability to take stacks of loose signatures or bundles ranging (5-30 lbs.) off a pallet or conveyor up to 48” in height and transfer to tabletop work surface 42”, and then place into a collator hopper or mail bags that potentially weigh from 5-75 lbs.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize job need.
  • Ability to be a team player in a fast paced, detail orientated production environment.
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently.
Additional Shift Information
  • We are looking for someone who is able to work a part-time fixed schedule. This entails 2 consistent 12-hour days a week which will be determined by you and the hiring manager.
  • Must be able to stand for your full 12-hour shift. 
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