Machine Operator (Digital Print)

Markham, Ontario
Job Type Permanent
Job ID 16633
Salary $18.00
Job Description

Our client located in Markham, Ontario is currently seeking Machine Operators with some digital print experience.
Night shift - 11 pm to 7 am Sunday to Thursday
Pay- $16 to $18 per hour depending on experience.
Job Summary
The machine operator follows a detailed schedule of the jobs to be printed and completed in a specific time frame according to the clients service level agreements (SLA‘s), processes these jobs on cut sheet, continuous equipment with pre and post equipment, and /or finishing equipment following all prescribed procedures by checking sample books and instructions provided and performing all required quality checks.
Primary Responsibilities
Follow a specified schedule to retrieve correct orders and following correct procedure to print jobs
Run all cut sheet, digital continuous printers, cutters and folders
Responsible to submit the correct job files to printers according to the job production logs and stats pages
Burst and fold the output following specific procedures
Ensure VIP’s take priority
Verify the set up against the Sample binders prior to printing
Responsible for machine setup, minor adjustments
Responsible for basic operator maintenance and consumable handling related to running and maintaining equipment
Able to trouble shoot, make service calls and fill out service logs for tracking purposes, when necessary
Sign and Scan out jobs and ensure proper work flow is followed
Quality Control checking to ensure jobs are correct, in right sequential order and balanced
Ensure all blanks and headers are pulled from jobs
Responsible to fill out color coded tags as required
Escalate to lead as required on quality or production issues
Cover off communication to operator at shift handover on jobs and any issues encountered
Fill out daily production logs
Responsible for keeping work area neat and clean and ensuring garbage is emptied at end of every shift
Secondary Responsibilities
Follow remake procedure and printing remakes regularly
Assist in training new operators
Attend DP Communication meetings
Assist in other production related duties as assigned
Cross train in other job functions as assigned
Comply with G&D Environmental, Health & Safety policies, procedures and report any Environmental, Health & Safety hazards, incidents and concerns to the immediate supervisor/manager. Management will ensure employees are provided with job specific Environmental, Health & Safety information, training and also ensure employees follow workplace Health & Safety policies and procedures.


Qualifications, Experience and Educational Requirements

Work Experience:

2-3 related work experience in manufacturing/production field

Experience in operating digital cut sheet / continuous printers, folders and cutters an asset

Experience working within a digital print environment is preferred
Skills and Competencies:

Strong verbal, written communication and organizational skills
Ability to run cut sheet printers and/or continuous systems with pre and post equipment

Work under pressure in a fast-paced environment

Able to work independently or as a member of team

Ability to multi-task

Mathematical ability e.g. addition, subtraction, problem solving

Computer experience with file transfer software is an asset.

Must have high degree of accuracy, detail oriented and organized

Completed high school diploma or some post education is preferred
Working Conditions

Clean Secure working Environment

Safety shoes and smock required in designated area

Able to work overtime as needed

Loud environment, hearing protection may be required

Shift work, some weekend overtime may be required
Physical Requirements

Standing for extended periods of time

Flexible with switching shifts when required

Ability to lift up to 40 lbs
If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role please submit your resume to or fax to 905-231-3860
We are an equal opportunity employer.

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