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Press Operator Flexographic

Location: 

Lakeland, FL, US, 33815

Requisition ID:  4923

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.

SUMMARY

Responsible for the support and operation of the flexographic presses under the guidance of the Press Lead and Press Lead Backup. IGT boasts the newest and largest flexo presses in the lottery instant ticket printing industry.  Printing tickets on the world’s most advanced instant ticket presses give customers access to unprecedented flexibility, on-demand production planning, the highest quality graphics, bulletproof security, and outstanding customer service. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Reviews and interprets information on job-sheets and ensures proper set up of the press
  • Select proper Anilox rolls, printing stock and print sleeves
  • Prepare ink vats in proper order to match print deck location and ink up press
  • Check quality specifications
  • Place roll tags on rolls
  • Responsible for ensuring the press units are operating efficiently while producing product that conforms to quality standards
  • Records and tracks all footage printed, pounds of ink used and quality samples
  • Mounts printing plates, adds ink, adjusts PH and viscosity of ink to maintain conformity and quality
  • May mix ink for custom colors as needed
  • Constantly monitors web inspection cameras and strobes to ensure print quality is meeting requirements
  • Responsible for adjusting plates and impression to ensure quality and proper registration
  • Load and unload print sleeves from press and storage rack, and rolls of material from press
  • During print, operate the un-wider and loading rolls of substrate 
     

REQUIREMENTS

IGT Global Requirements

  • Follow all IGT policies, procedures, and rules related to Code of Conduct, Confidentiality, Information Security, Environmental Compliance, et al.

 

Education Required

  • High school diploma or equivalent

 

Experience Required

  • 2+ years of related mechanical, manufacturing and/or printing experience

 

Skills Required

  • Must be able to stand/walk up to 12 hours on shift
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds occasionally during the shift
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, kneel, squat, push, pull, and twist at torso as needed to perform work
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Office
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to follow detailed processes and procedures related to facility operations

 

Preferred Education, Experience or Skills

  • Knowledge of flexographic press operations preferred

 

 

In addition to a competitive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit www.igt.com.


Nearest Major Market: Lakeland