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Production Associate - Up to $27/hr - (NRS)

Job Description


Accurate Personnel is hiring immediately for a Production Associate to join our client in Melrose Park, IL. This individual will be responsible for managing and directing the complete operational activity of the press and crew to efficiently maintain safety, quality, and production standards while effectively minimizing waste and maximizing customer satisfaction. The ideal candidate will possess experience working in a manufacturing environment. Apply online and kick start your career today!

Pay, Schedule, and Location

  • Starting at $18 to $27/hour, paid weekly

  • Excellent benefits package: Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Monday through Friday, 4 pm to 2 am; Saturday from 2 pm to 10 pm

  • Located in Melrose Park, IL

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the various auxiliary items and raw materials being used meet specifications for each job or run

  • Interpret the color control bar to achieve proper ink density per company and/or customer standards

  • Compare printed signatures during production runs with various supplied samples

  • Perform densitometer readings and make corresponding adjustments to achieve proper densities per company and/or customer standards

  • Designate samples for downstream processes per customer copies

  • Pull two (2) sample sigs with appropriate data and insert in the job bag for QC check

  • Record various job data in the shop floor information system

  • Perform set-ups, adjustments, and certain maintenance procedures on the press as needed

  • Comply with all company rules and procedures

Requirements and Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience in the printing business/printing presses

  • Experience with a Timson Press is a must

  • Multicolor sheet press experience is a must

  • KBA knowledge is strongly preferred

  • Frequently push, pull, hold, carry, support, or stabilize job-related items such as tools, plates, bottles, cartons, etc

  • Frequently see and distinguish subtle color (b&w density) variations in the printed product

  • Hear warning bells, buzzers, announcements, and other job and/or safety-related sounds

  • Frequently sit, stoop, bend, walk, reach, or kneel as required

  • Occasionally lift up to 75 pounds

  • Occasionally move rolls or loads as required either manually or with motorized or mechanical devices


(Salary range based on experience)



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