Allen-Bailey Tag & Label, Inc. Press Operator in Caledonia, New York

Position Reports To: Tag Department Supervisor

Summary of Responsibilities: The Press Operator A, under minimum supervision, sets up and operates presses requiring complex adjustments according to specific procedures.

Essential Functions:

● Sets up and operates presses requiring complex adjustments.
● Repairs, cleans and performs preventative maintenance on assigned presses.
● Removes product from the assigned presses and stacks as appropriate.
● Maintains production and time records, as required.
● Maintains high quality standards, as required.
● Troubleshoots problems when they occur.
● Provides instruction and assistance to other employees, as required.

Non-Essential Functions:
● Participate in inventory activities
● Material handling

Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Vocational training in related field is preferred.

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.


Physical Requirements: The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stoop, kneel and/or crouch. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 lbs., frequently lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.