Screen Printer/Silk Screen/Pad Printer

  • RADIANS INC
  • MEMPHIS, Tennessee
  • Mar 19, 2019
Manufacturing

Job Description

Description:

Hours for this position are Mon-Fri 3:15 pm - 12:00 am with overtime expected.

There is also a part-time position Mon-Fri 7:00 pm - 12:00 am.


The Imprinting Operator/Screen Printer will work in conjunction with the production/assembly department and graphics department to perform duties essential for customer order completion, timeliness and accuracy. Must have experience with automated and/or manual screen print machines.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following


  • Examines work orders to determine details such as quantities to be printed, production time, stock specifications, colors and color sequences
  • Screen preparation process including screen stretching, screen selection, degreasing, film-emulsion coating, exposure and wash out, as well as cleaning and reclaiming after printing
  • Selects, mixes and modifies ink for use in screen printing machine
  • Selects and installs and re-positions printing plates, adjusts pressure rolls, and/or adjusts machines to improve print quality as needed
  • Prints with repeatable resultsand anticipates, recognizes and fixes possible issues with the ink and automatic or manual screen print machine
  • Performs quality checks throughout the print run and verify that the proper quantity has been printed before cleaning and breaking down the press for the next job
  • Inspects and examines products for clarity, color accuracy, conformance to specifications, and any defects
  • Sets up screen printing machine including loading and adjusting screens, press adjustments, inking screens, squeegee selection and test printing
  • Other duties as assigned
.Requirements:

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE & OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:


  • High school diploma or GED
  • 2+ years previous screen printing experience is REQUIRED in an assembly/production environment
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Must be PC literate (MS Office) and possess label making software capabilities
  • Ability to regularly lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Ability to work independently under his/her own initiative
  • Possesses simple art and design skills
  • General problem solving/analysis capabilities

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