Press Assistant

Job Description

Printpack, a leading manufacturer of flexible packaging products, is seeking qualified candidates to fill one (1) Press Assistant position in their Villa Rica II facility located in Villa Rica, Georgia.


3/2 shift schedule; 8:00pm – 8:00am


Minimum Requirements & Preferred Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Printing/Production experience is preferred
  • Ability to accurately read a tape measure
  • Ability to be self-directed and multitask
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Timeliness
  • Long term objectives to fulfill operator position
  • Ability to lift up to 80 lbs.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to pass a drug screen, physical, and background check
  • Resume containing skills and qualifications required


Internal Candidates:


  • Last performance review was rated “Effective” or higher
  • No disciplinary actions beyond a written within the past year

Key Responsibilities & Competencies

  • Prepare raw material rolls for printing
  • Place rolls in machine and prepare for splicing
  • Assist in removing rolls from rewind
  • Remove and weigh startup rolls at beginning of job
  • Fill and maintain viscosity of all inks
  • Change Doctor Blades and over fill pans
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Remove and weigh waste from unwind
  • Remove and weigh waste from rewind
  • Empty refuse containers
  • Make waste bales when baler is full
  • Assist operator in any way for efficient operation
  • Assist operator in monitoring quality
  • Prepare Pre-Set up of sleeves, mandrels, anilox, and inks



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