WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
Press Assistant Trainee - Las Vegas NV
6405 E Centinnial Pkwy
N Las Vegas, Nevada, 89115
WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners/Graphic Solutions - Las Vegas (Zip Code 89115) with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
*Must be open to rotating shifts (2 on; 2 off, 3 on, etc). Training "day" shift; then will (days/nights) vary.
WestRock has an opportunity for a Press Assistant at our facility in Las Vegas. The WestRock Las Vegas facility is a Graphics Solutions facility committed to creating a safe work environment, building motivated and engaged teams, and producing quality products for our customers. Our success is directly related to our safety, quality, and efficiency. This successful candidate will play a key role within the team here in Las Vegas.
How you will impact WestRock:
Inspect rolls and complete all required quality checks
Maintain good housekeeping within work area
Assist team in reducing overall waste of the plant through monitoring web and making corrections as necessary
Performing pre-make ready, make ready, setups, and performing secondary activities
Inspect printing decks to ensure quality and productivity
Stage cutdown roll stock and cylinders for upcoming jobs per the production schedule
Actively involved with management, quality, and operators
Provide feedback and continuous improvement ideas to the team
Clean plates and inspect aniloxes prior to job
Assist with certain inventory items
Hands on approach to assist mounting and trouble shooting issues with mounting machines and new mounts
Data entry into MIS system and print tickets as needed
Operate Zamboni, fork lift, and clamp trucks while also completing their daily inspections prior to use
Actively involved in all safety activities and keeping Safety a #1 priority
Other tasks as assigned
What you need to succeed:
Experience working in a warehouse or production environment; paper and packaging - preprint experience a plus; Press experience a plus
The ability to work independently or within a team environment
Efficient in basic computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook)
Be effective in verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to work rotating shifts (days and/or nights)
Must have good attendance
The ability to interpret instructions furnished in written, verbal, diagram, or scheduled form.
Must be able to perform all essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Plus (Not Required):
Experience operating P.I.T. and/overhead cranes
Protective Equipment Required:
Safety glasses, ear plugs, steel toe shoes, bump caps, and cut resistant gloves as needed
Essential/Marginal Functions and Physical Requirements
Essential: Sitting, walking, standing, lifting up to 50lbs, keying on keyboard and gripping of tools.
What we offer:
Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence
Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities
An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential
A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.