Iberica Die Cutter Operator Summary Sets up and operates Iberica die cutter to process cartons to production and quality standards.
Responsibilities • Responsible for setup of sheet fed die cutter according to necessary specifications • Monitor quality and make adjustments while press is running as required. • Must know the proper rules such as cut, crease and perforation and their characteristics as far as thickness and hardness • Validate setup of matrices and or counters as pertinent to job in progress and how they mount to press • Ability to troubleshoot common issues related to downtime or quality issues when die cutting paperboard; • Complete understanding of how dies are made, know nicking patterns, how rubbering works, and different rubbers available to maximize efficiency in machine operation • Communicate with departing shift to learn status of job in progress • Performs quality checks as required • Must follow all applicable procedures and make recommendations for system improvements as identified. • Keeps supervisor apprised of any quality, production or resource issues. • Responsible for operating within policies & procedures, and maintaining compliance with corporate and regulatory requirements; including compliance with Occupational Health and Safety procedures and SafeStart practices.
Qualifications • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and one to three years of related experience and/or training specific to sheet fed die cutting, preferably in the folding carton industry; • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating/maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. • Ability to keep accurate records, including the completion of all required forms; and the accurate use of different measuring devices including tape measures, and all other applicable gauges. • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.