1st Preco Press Operator (Automatic)


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

Up to USD15/hr

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Branch Information

Poughkeepsie, NY - (USA) US Route 9 NY Poughkeepsie , NY 12601



Job Description

1st Preco Press Operator (Automatic) - Beacon

The Preco Press Operator will successfully perform the following functions under the general supervision of the manager or group leader:

Requisitions and/or obtain material specified by job order (Materials come to Preco Press operator in rolls which are cut to fit width of dye in which they will to be run). Place rolls of material into roll holder. After making certain that press is turned off, detach one end of strip from roll and either feed it into and through feed rollers and dye, etc, or attach it to end of previous strip which has not yet been fed through dye (attachment is usually made through use of pressure sensitive masking or sealing tape). Cleans press and dye with compressed air. Turns on press and depresses start button to start press, stop button to stop press. Hand feed materials as it passes from roll through feed rollers and then into dye to keep stock from tearing or elongating, etc. Separate parts from material tape and place parts into tote pan or clean container and discards bad parts. Notifies set-up operator immediately upon encountering malfunctions in operation of tools, materials or equipment. Dust material tape as it feeds into press.

Inspect, sort, stack and/or pack parts. When talc has built up on the feed rolls, stop press and clean soft talc with scraper and solvent according to prescribed method. Follows safety practices and maintains good housekeeping. Reports any unsafe conditions found in the plant. Fills out requisitions and report forms in accordance with company policy and procedure. Performs all duties as assigned by manager, supervisor and/or group leader. Has the ability to take own initiative to fully utilize time.


High school diploma or equivalency diploma

Please call the Poughkeepsie Manpower office at 845-454-1950 for more information.