The Press Supervisor is responsible for assisting for the safe, quality and efficient operation of all flexographic printing presses.
Duties and Responsibilities
Adheres to and enforces the established safety, quality and food safety policies and procedures and other regulations. Ensures these procedures and expectations are maintained throughout the shift and validates that the associated inspections are performed.
Reads and analyzes production schedules to determine production requirements and evaluates current production estimates and outputs.
Manages production jobs for efficiency, meeting or improving upon standards for setup times, waste and output (effective feet/minute). Ensures standard operating conditions are followed per machine, per job. Continuously motivates and challenges operators to set higher, yet achievable goals and provides support to attain them.
Can utilize all available measurement tools (such as ruler/tape measure, X-rite-ColorCert,X-Rite 530,i1 and, Techkon, etc.) and our Color Management System to validate quality.
Continuously monitors the Press Department to insure that all material, product and equipment inspections are being completed according to Press Department procedures.
Continuously motivating and coaching Press Department personnel to increase engagement in Press Department operations and attain higher levels of competency in the performance of their duties.
Knowledge, Skills And Abilities Required
HS diploma required. Associates or Bachelor’s degree highly preferred.
5+ years experience in flexographic printing press operation; 2+ years experience in a supervisory capacity in a printing environment
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with a minimum 5 years in a supervisory role overseeing 20 or more front-line employees. Experience participating and/or leading in continuous improvement projects. Background in Six Sigma or Lean Manufacturing highly preferred. Basic to intermediate computer operation skills; Experience with web-based software, ERP systems and Microsoft suite products, such as Word and Excel.
We offer competitive pay, a well-rounded benefit package and a great working environment. Relocation assistance available.