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Machine Operator

1 week agoAuburn, MA

Auburn, MA, USA Req #20048

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

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Machine Operator

Gannett Publishing Services
Auburn, MA

PURPOSE: Effective daily operation of a inserting equipment, Inkjet equipment and auxiliary equipment

RESPONSIBILITIES:

q Set up and operation of insertion and ink jet equipment on a regular basis.

q Perform regular preventive maintenance on equipment as scheduled.

q Monitor and maintain accuracy/quality while operating equipment.Continually perform quality control checks on all production runs.

q Training of assistant machine operators as needed.

• Set up and operate related DC equipment effectively as needed (i.e strappers, stackers, fork truck, power jack, etc.).

• Operate your equipment safely at all times.

• Locate and stage product for insertion/distribution.

• Maintain a neat and clean work area.

• Adhere to all company and corporate policies and regulations.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:

q Supervisory skills.Ability to direct an insertion crew effectively.

• Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline oriented environment.Ability to bend and lift up to 50 lbs. at a high level of repetition.

• Good mechanical skills. Good organizational skills and attention to detail.

• Good monitoring skills.Good follow through.

• Basic PC skills.

q Employee must be a team player with good interpersonal skills, communication skills, and demonstrated willingness to work with others.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

• Safe exposure to chemicals, ink and noise.

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Job ID: utn-20048