First Quality was founded in 1989 and, in nearly three decades, has grown to be a global privately held company with over 4,000 employees. Its corporate offices are located in Great Neck, New York, with manufacturing facilities and offices in Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Georgia, and Canada. First Quality is a diversified family of companies manufacturing consumer products ranging from Absorbent Hygiene (adult incontinence, feminine care, and baby care), Tissue (bath and towel), and Industrial (print and packaging materials and thermoformed plastics), serving institutional and retail markets throughout the world. First Quality focuses on private label and branded product lines.
Our core business philosophy is built on a proud culture driven by safety and quality, respect, humility, integrity, customer focus, and teamwork. With leading edge manufacturing technologies and processes and visionary leadership, First Quality is positioned to continue significant growth in the coming years. We are seeking an experienced Flexographic Press Operators for our Print & Packaging facility located in Anderson, SC.
This position is responsible for operating and tending flexographic presses for blown film to be used in non-food packaging. Set up print orders including: mounting and proofing flexographic plates, threading presses, gauging plate cylinders in press, maintaining color, PH and viscosity of ink throughout the order, metering of ink with anilox rolls, setting dryer velocity and temperature.
The ideal candidate should possess the following:
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Prior flexographic printing film experience.
Mechanical aptitude a must.
Must be computer literate.
Must be able to carry/lift 50 lbs.
Must be open to 12 hour rotating shifts (days/nights).
Tobacco Free Facility.
Excellent compensation and benefits, which are effective the first day of employment!
First Quality is committed to protecting information under the care of First Quality Enterprises commensurate with leading industry standards and applicable regulations. As such, First Quality provides at least annual training regarding data privacy and security to employees who, as a result of their role specifications, may come in to contact with sensitive data.
First Quality is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identification, or protected Veteran status.