Press Assistant

ConAgra Foods (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

Maple Grove
United States

Build your career at ConAgra Foods.  At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-paced workplace.

This is a Night shift position. Scheduled Hours are 7:00 pm - 7:00 am.  Work schedule is 12 hour shifts working every Monday and Tuesday, and every other Friday, Saturday, Sunday. 


Job Summary:            The Press Assistant is responsible to set up and operate the printing press and related equipment to meet all safety, quality and production standards. He/She will act as a role model for safety and encourage fellow employees to work in a safe manner.



  • Maintain press and all related equipment in a clean and orderly condition as required to meet quality, 5S, production standards and shift-end expectations. Assist operator in preventative maintenance of equipment.
  • Maintain press and all related equipment in a clean and orderly condition as required meeting SQF and MSS standards.
  • Visually inspect production (web, printed roll stock, roll formation) at rewind station while press is operating to assure quality standards for color, registration, patches, print and moisture levels are being maintained.
  • Operate press, if assigned to do so, including maintaining ink color, ink and glue viscosity and levels.
  • Conduct root cause analysis to aid Press operator in resolving problems.
  • Enter information into SAP computer software system.
  • Check written descriptions of paper rolls and other raw materials to insure correct material supply at the unwind stands and prepare for splicing.
  • Maintain written production and inventory usage records.



  • High School Diploma/GED or equivalent required
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 55 pounds
  • Unrestricted color perception
  • 2 years experience in a manufacturing environment preferred


ConAgra Foods, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


To apply for this job, contact:
Phil Ziolkowski

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