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Ink Tech

Kelly Services
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
This is a FULL TIME - DIRECT HIRE opportunity with a local company in Ypsilanti, MI.

Position: Ink Technician

Pay: $19.52 + (based on experience)

*Check out the perks at the bottom*

Position: Ink Technician

Pay: $19.52 + (based on experience)

Sunday-Tuesday 7a-7p (QUADS 12 hours 3 days a week) available

Union environment

**Must have ink mixing experience (not ink printer)**

This position is responsible for color matching, formulating, and creating digital standards as required using x-Rite formulation and QC software. The Ink Technician ensures spot colors are dispensed, press ready and qualified adhering to provided standards prior to going on press. The Tech will monitor production schedules and have ink press ready for the remainder of their shift, the following shift and halfway into the shift after. They will monitor and manage ink inventory levels for all spot colors and inform the Inventory Specialist of any ink orders that are needed. Ink technician is responsible to measure, qualify and manage all anilox rollers using 3D Micro dynamics scope prior to being put back into inventory for press use.

**Duties and Responsibilities:**

Dispense and blend all spot colors, bring to viscosity, pull a drawdown and qualify using color software

Add formulas into the ink dispenser and smart sheet for all new colors

Monitors and organize ink inventory on press and discuss with Inventory Specialist any orders needed for upcoming games.

Work off and maintain any leftover inks that came off of the dispenser.

Measure and audit all anilox sleeves and rollers ensuring they are clean and ready for press

Working with Supervisor with Inventory control of all anilox sleeves and rollers, shipping out any bad rollers to be refurbished

Performs all preventative maintenance on the Ink Dispenser, and mixing equipment

Operate ,maintain and clean dispenser and cleaning equipment

Keep area clean and organized in a tour ready state

Performs work in accordance with all Safety rules, safe work practices and applicable regulations reports unsafe work practices and conditions

Complete work orders in a timely fashion

Crosstrain in areas as assigned and Assist in other duties as assigned


Minimum 3 years of printing experience, including experience with mixing ink and adjusting color

Demonstrated ability to see color and able to differentiate between colors to ensure and maintain quality and customer standards.

Demonstrated mechanical aptitude

Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and work on a team

Demonstrated ability to work with numbers using percentages to perform calculations when needed to modify formulas

Strong Knowledge in MS Word, Excel and Dispensing Software and an understanding of Color Match Software

Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot problems

Ability to work for sustained periods of time, walking and standing and lifting up to 40 lbs. repetitively pushing or pulling up to 60 lbs.

Understanding of and consistent adherence to Health & Safety , Quality and Security standards

**Additional Qualifications Required:**

Good knowledge of color theory and successfully pass a color test

Successfully pass a formula modification test.

Demonstrated ability to pay attention to detail and produce accurate work

Demonstrated ability to organize, prioritize, and maintain productivity to meet production deadlines

Ability to work without direction from your Supervisor, motivated, has initiative and is a self-starter

**What you get by joining the team:**

+ Weekly pay

+ Union environment (Teamsters)

+ Eligible for raises every 6 months

+ Excellent healthcare - BCBS Blue Care Network

+ Low healthcare costs - medical, dental and vision

+ Profit sharing paid quarterly

+ Pension plan and 401K

+ Semi-annual bonuses for perfect attendance

+ Paid vacation and personal time

+ Shift differential for night shift positions

+ 12 hour shifts / 3 days per week (4th day is OT)

+ Company paid life insurance, STD and LTD

+ Uniform program, safety shoe reimbursement and PPE provided

Apply to this posting today if you are qualified. You may also setup time to chat with the recruiter by clicking this link:

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-05-31 Expires: 2021-07-01

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