Plate Maker, 1st Shift - Patchogue, NY

Patchogue | New York | United States

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Plate Maker, 1st Shift - Patchogue, NY

217 River Avenue
Patchogue, New York, 11772
United States


GENERAL PURPOSE:  Ensure plates meet work order specifications. Responsible for the production of plates by efficient set-up, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of plate maker and related equipment.

• Generates plates for flexographic presses, according to the PSA schedule and pressroom production.
• Converts and/or modifies files to CTP ready from JMS system when needed.
• Maintains necessary supplies on hand for platemaking area such as chemicals, plates, etc.
• Tracks incoming job tickets, kills old plates/CTP files when authorized.
• Demonstrates a good understanding of Radius.
• Assists other department managers and performs other assigned duties by production management.
• Contributes to quality investigations when necessary.
• Interprets job ticket information and customer specifications.
• Understands and respects responsibilities of working in an SOP and cGMP environment.
• Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with company safety rules, procedures and regulations.
• Performs other job duties as assigned.

• Must have high school diploma or general education degree (G.E.D.).
• Must have at least two years of related experience.
• Must have intermediate personal computer skills including electronic mail, routine database activity, word processing, spreadsheets, graphics, etc.
• Must be able to maintain good attendance.
• Must be willing to work overtime as needed; significant overtime may be required during busy periods.
• Must be able to perform all essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.




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