Job Description

Machine Assistant

Responsible for all activities associated with running the rotary die cutters including setup, operation, cleanup and recommending improvements to operations.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Set-up print and die cut sections of die cutters in accordance with proper setup techniques.
  • Ensure all bolts on cutting dies are in place and tightly secured.
  • Inspect anilox rolls for damage, before and after each run.
  • Inspect all dies before and after run to ensure that any necessary repairs are made before the next run.
  • Monitor box quality, including, but not limited to loose liner, warp, correct size and print.
  • Maximize the utilization of equipment by operating the machinery at available capacity and speed.
  • Train and assist First Helper and Bundlers with job duties on the machine.
  • Cross train on other machines.
  • Complete necessary reports in an accurate and timely manner, including but not limited to, production data, machine operational status, safety data and quality data.
  • Turn in maintenance work orders to supervision for needed repairs.
  • Adhere to production schedules and make recommendations for optimizing the schedule to meet cost, quality and service goals.
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures, including safety and maintaining good housekeeping.
  • Additional duties may be assigned by management.
Education and/or Experience:
  • High school diploma or GED
Mathematical Skills:
  • Able to read a tape measure with speed and accuracy.
  • Able to calculate figures and amounts such as percentages, measurement, volume and rate.
  • Able to apply concepts of high school math.
Physical Demands:
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, talk and hear.
  • The employee is occasionally required to life up to or near 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.
  • The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places, and vibration.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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New Windsor Road NY
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