Dexter is currently seeking a Press Operator II to join our Manufacturing team in our Aurora, MO location. This role will operate a printing press at the standard of quality and production set by the company and manufacturing that meets customer specifications.

Essential functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Meet production requirement in a high-volume; quick turnaround environment.
  • Run the job to produce the correct quantity of product with the correct specifications indicated on the order.
  • Perform all make-ready aspects of job set-up in an expeditious manner.
  • Ensure all product meets standards for registration and is free of press related defects, i.e. tinting, scumming, hickies, etc.
  • Perform all daily, weekly, and monthly press and housekeeping maintenance to keep press at peak operating efficiency.
  • Able to mix PMS ink colors as necessary.
  • Records and report production data accurately and neatly.
  • Coordinate your efforts with other shift operations to create an atmosphere of harmony and teamwork.
  • Assist in the training of new hires.
To be considered for this role, the qualified candidate will have a high school diploma or GED. He/she must have 3 years of experience in Machine Operation. He/she must be able to understand all necessary supplies and raw materials with mechanical aptitude. He/she must have strong verbal and written communication skills; solid judgment, attention to detail, and have basic mathematics skills. Candidate must be able to lift up to 75 lbs for sustained periods. Role will require vision, and frequent walking. You must be able to work overtime on short notice. To be successful in this role at Dexter, the top candidate will have solid skills in the areas of written communication, interpretation, trouble-shooting, using good judgment, problem solving and meeting deadlines.
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