Equipment Operator I

Taylor Corp Mankato, MN
The Occasions Group (formerly known as Carlson Craft) is seeking a Production Equipment Operator in charge of operating and troubleshooting one or more machines in production that produce business and social-related products.

The responsibilities of production equipment operators differ depending on the kind of machine being run. Must stay informed on current and upcoming jobs, keep the area neat and orderly, and maintain safety, quality and production standards at all times. Actual duties may vary depending on the needs of the functional area.

Shift Available: Monday - Friday 6:00am - 2:30pm

Responsibilities Include:

* Operating a printing press to produce occasion items such as napkins and holiday cards, etc.

* Inspecting finished product for imperfections.

* Periodically washing press with solvent.

* Changing ink, foil and die cuts per instructions.

* Proofreading products to ensure copy is correct.

* May pull appropriate amount of stock for various orders.

* Making adjustments to the machines as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications:

* High School graduate or GED

* Production experience preferred but not required

* Ability to understand verbal and written instruction

* Ability to read basic hand held measuring tools

* Teamwork and cooperation

* Willing to look at new and innovative ways to improve methods and processes

* Good problem solving skills

* Detail-oriented and able to work with numbers

About Our Company: Our Total Rewards package of benefits and compensation reflects our bold commitment to creating opportunity and security for employees. We offer a competitive base salary, and an attractive benefit package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K, incentive compensation plan, PTO (paid time off) and holiday pay.

The Occasions Group is a set of companies out on a mission to help people communicate and celebrate all of life's most important events through personalized products. We strive to provide our retailers and customers with new designs, services, technologies and tools for selling and ordering our robust line of products including wedding invitations, graduation announcements, baby announcements, party invitations, holiday cards and so much more! Our commitment to our partners is to make it easy and smooth to do business with us and that's where you come in! Join a motivated team that prides itself on respect, passion for our work and our customers, fresh ideas, responsibility and accountability.