1st Shift Machine Operator

Scribe Propco, Inc.

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Red Wing, MN
Multiple Shifts

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Koozie Group

Great reasons to join Koozie Group:

  • People-first culture
  • Flexible schedules
  • Great shift differential (2nd shift: $1.25/hour / 3rd shift and weekend shifts: $1.75/hour)
  • We will train for all positions!
  • Climate-controlled environment (clean and heat/air-conditioning)
  • Great benefits, including:
    • Medical HSA and HRA plans
    • Flex spending accounts
    • PPO dental
    • VSP vision
    • Employee assistance program
    • Employer-paid life insurance
    • 401(k) with employer match
  • PTO - Paid Time Off (vacation, sick, personal)
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Employee recognition program
  • Employee charitable giveback program (up to $250 value) 

Job Summary:

Efficiently operates semi-automated printing machines, inspects product to ensure quality, and packs finished goods to ensure order accuracy and meet customer expectations.


  • Measures, centers, aligns and positions screens for proper operation
  • Examines product for ink smears, position of design, print clarity, color accuracy or other defects and adjusts equipment accordingly
  • Ensures that the proper supplies (both bill of Material and non-Bill of Material items) are being used for printing
  • Reads and follows Manufacturing Orders to make sure orders are printed according to specifications (quality, accuracy and layout)
  • May package product for shipping, making sure proper box size and packing procedures are followed and ensuring that only products meeting quality standards are packed to ship to our customers
  • Changes tooling to accommodate the product to be printed
  • Monitors pre-treatment process for proper adhesion
  • Monitors automatic feeding systems for maximum output
  • Completes DCT reporting and necessary daily paperwork as instructed, including production log of quantity produced, scrap and related information
  • Performs preventive maintenance duties, such as daily cleaning and lubricating.
  • Maintains effective working relationships with other associates
  • Maintains a clean and neat work area 
  • Actively participates in and supports teamwork and continuous process improvement.
  • Demonstrates flexibility and commitment through cross training and helping other departments consistent with business needs
  • Performs duties safely and in accordance with company safety policies.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested by supervisor/management


  • Sets up, adjusts, and operates printing machines and prepares items processed for the next routing step
  • Ensures that only products meeting company standards are passed onto the next step or packaged to ship to our customers
  • Must be able to read and understand work instructions, perform basic math functions, and make adjustments and/or minor repairs to equipment
  • During our busy periods, overtime is frequently required
  • You must accept the requirement to work overtime as a condition of employment. 

First Shift is Monday-Thursday 5am-3pm

Up to $19 an hour Mon-Thurs

Our customers come from all walks of life and so do we. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it's the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger. If you share our values and our enthusiasm to Keep the Good Going, you will find your way at Koozie Group.

Koozie Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, religion, creed, color, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Koozie Group also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Koozie Group will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.