Dexter is currently seeking a Press Operator II to join our Manufacturing team in our Memphis, TN 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:

    • Meeting production requirements in a high-volume; quick turnaround environment.
    • Running the job to produce the correct quantity of product with the correct specifications indicated on the order.
    • Performing all make-ready aspects of job set-up in an expeditious manner.
    • Ensuring all product meets standards for registration and is free of press related defects, i.e. tinting, scumming, hickies, etc.
    • Performing all daily, weekly, and monthly press and housekeeping maintenance to keep press at peak operating efficiency.
    • Ability to mix PMS ink colors as necessary.
    • Recording and reporting production data accurately and neatly.
    • Coordinating your efforts with other shift operations to create an atmosphere of harmony and teamwork.
    • Assisting in the training of new hires.
To be considered for this role, the qualified candidate should have a high school diploma or GED. He/she must have 3 years of experience in machine operation, print manufacturing a plus. He/she must be able to understand all necessary supplies and raw materials. 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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