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Flexographic Press Operator Posted on Dec 04, 2017 by Precision Label Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $26.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 03, 2018
Job Requirements


Precision Label Ltd.




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate


5 years or more

Type of Press

  • Web press
  • Flexographic press

Specific Skills

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

Security and Safety

Basic security clearance

Work Site Environment


Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Apr 03, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

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

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


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


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 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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