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Job Details

Flexographic Press Operator

Employer

Precision Label Ltd.

Date Posted

September 21, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 05, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Precision Label Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

Noisy

Tasks

  • Mount plates or cylinders and make necessary adjustments
  • Fill ink fountains and control colour and viscosity
  • Set up press and operate at slow speed to check samples
  • Monitor regular press run for quality using computer control console
  • Remove and clean plates and cylinders at end of press run

Type of press

  • Web press
  • Flexographic press

Security and safety

Basic security clearance

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Overtime required

Experience

5 years or more

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Flexographic Press Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Printing Press Operators
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to monitor regular press runs for quality consistency using computer control consoles, to make adjustments, and to check samples for ink coverage, alignment and registration; and in removing and cleaning plates at the end of press runs

OBJECTIVE

Interest in setting up and adjusting in-line binding and finishing equipment

directive

Interest in speaking with press crew to direct their activities and ensure that safety procedures are adhered to; and in reviewing job orders to determine job specifications, such as production time, colour sequence and quantities required, and in advising press crew of job specifications

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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Selected abilities

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General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

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Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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