• Printing Press Operator

    Ward/Kraft, Inc. - Brad Matkin
    Job Description
    Printing Press Operator (Offset or Flexo)
    Ward Kraft, Inc. - Fort Scott, KS

    Ward Kraft, Inc. – Located in Ft. Scott, KS, is one of the top, most innovative print manufacturer in the Industry. Ft Scott is a friendly, small town, yet close to Kansas City and Joplin. Surrounding country has premier whitetail and turkey hunting and fishing. Ft. Scott has approximately 14 miles of native brick streets and numerous restored Victorian homes with the average house costing less than $70K.

    Ward/Kraft is seeking local (Southeast Kansas/Southwest Missouri) Offset or Flexographic printing press operator candidates.

    Position Summary: Ward/Kraft is seeking highly motivated, career focused, printing press operators. Members are responsible for operating a flexographic press, rotary offset printing press or other production equipment while producing superior quality products. They will perform routine machine maintenance, maintain quality standards facilitating quick turn times and achieve top production goals.
    Key Qualifications:

    • Good mechanical ability
    • Superior trouble shooting skills
    • Quick learner
    • Strong math skills (measurements, percentages, figure footage etc)
    • Detail oriented
    • Problem solver
    • Self-starter
    • Good working knowledge of computers and windows based software a plus

    Schedule and Compensation

    • Three rotating monthly shifts
    • Possible Saturday overtime
    • Shift premiums
    • “Pay For Performance”
    • 401K, Healthcare, Onsite Chiropractor & Allergy Specialist

    Ideal candidate will be a team player who is goal oriented, possesses a strong work ethic, able to lift 50 lbs. several times per work day and simultaneously manage multiple tasks.

    If you have an interest in this position, please contact Brad Matkin , Director of Recruiting, at 620-223-5500 ext. 4351. Applications may be obtained at www.wardkraft.com under the Employment link, or in person at our Fort Scott location: 2401 Cooper St., Fort Scott KS, 66701.

    Ward Kraft, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Required education:

    • High school or equivalent
    Contact Information