BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Printing Press Operator - Assistant in Canaan, Connecticut

Job Description SummaryAssists Flexographic Printing Press Operator using Flexographic printing equipment to manufacture required graphics on paper and film substrates that will be used for medical device packaging while minimizing waste and maintaining required budgeted throughput rates. Assists in setting up printing press components and processes printed web material through the rewind and slitting equipment as necessary, maintaining required budgeted throughput rates. Printing press experience preferred.

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Assists Flexographic Printing Press Operator by:

Checking quality and correctness of printing mats, properly setting up, aligning, and affixing printing mats to printing sleeves or mandrel. Inspecting the raw materials to ensure the correct web stock and ink are being used for top webs to be processed. Placing roll of web material stock on press and checking web material for correctness. Operating the printing press in such a manner as to process a high quality product. Performing cleanup and preventative maintenance of printing and slitting equipment in accordance with equipment manuals and Quality Control requirements. Making repairs on printing and slitting equipment and assisting Tool Room or Maintenance on major repairs. Performing inventory control and recording of printing inks, printing mats and paper stock used in the printing of web materials. Performing internal scheduling of web material to be processed to maintain an efficient operation with minimum of down time for all changeovers. Completing all material transfers between departments. Maintaining a proper inventory of spare parts for quick change on the press. Setting up and processing web materials on web label slitting equipment as necessary. Maintaining a clean work area to meet GMP requirements. Reporting any safety hazards to supervision immediately. Reporting production and waste according to the latest accounting methods. Maintaining quality of all product and completing quality inspection sheets required by current BD Medical Procedural Solutions business unit.

Primary Work LocationUSA CT - Canaan

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Work Shift2nd Shift 3pm-1130pm (United States of America)

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