Gravure Press Operator

Full time @Hire Print Employer posted 2 weeks ago

Job Description

  • At least 5 years working as a wide-web / high speed rotogravure printing press operator Duties:
  • Set up press and parameters within allowable downtime
  • Prepare materials such as cylinders, inks and solvent
  • Decide colour sequence, viscosity of ink and blending of solvent
  • Check samples for ink coverage, registration and trappings
  • Operate and monitor printing machine via Touch-Screen Monitor
  • Mount cylinders and adjust doctor blades to necessary position or angles
  • Adjust ink to colour match the required pantone where knowledge on color tinting is a requirement
  • Monitor regularly quality of color and registration using Computer Controlled Camera
  • Fill ink tray and control ink viscosity
  • Fill in Production Reports/Documents
  • Remove and clean cylinders at the end of the press run
  • Maintain and safekeep all cylinders with protective materials and casing
  • Coordinate with Warehouse personnel on shelving and inventories of cylinders
  • Repair cylinders in times of slight damages
  • Implement preventive maintenance on regular basis
  • Assist Maintenance personnel on repair or replacement of machine parts
  • Maintain good housekeeping Work Conditions and Physical Abilities
  • Self-starter with positive attitude
  • Strong math skills
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically fit, able to lift 50lbs
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to details