Press Operator (2nd Shift 3pm – 11pm)
Digital Inkjet Press Operator in production and maintenance of
machine and learn machine operation. Assistant is required to help
with efficient operation and quality of the print product from the
Digital Inkjet Press.
following job/task functions have been identified as the core
functions of this position. However, the supervisor or manager may
assign additional duties associated with this position.
Read and understand work order, assembly sheets,
impositions and any other job instructions.
Must be able to use a computer at an
intermediate-to-advanced level for daily job operations.
Must be able to process all related work and
instructions by using electronic methods.
Order paper taking into consideration the needs of
the following shift.
Inkjet roll stocks being used are very expensive,
thereby diligent paper conservation techniques will be expected and
used on a daily basis.
Need to maintain Inks and Bonding Agents supply by
changing out drums as needed. These supplies are very expensive,
thereby diligent supply conservation techniques will be expected
and used on a daily basis.
Set up stacking needs to send neat, well-marked and
complete bundles to the next cost center.
Load the correct paper into the machine while
tracking consumption and return weights.
Ensure book blocks conform to next cost center needs
including proper identification.
Be sure all scrap is thrown out, both printed and
blank in the proper gaylords.
See that all skids are safely stacked and wrapped
(when necessary) before leaving Press area.
Transport materials as necessary.
Keep entire press area safe and clean.
Communicate with following shift
Perform end of shift duties leaving area ready for
Be capable of assisting in all Preventative
Maintenance needs as outlined from the Press Manufacturer. 100%
Preventative Maintenance compliance is required.
Other duties as assigned.
Candidate must present a positive attitude and show a
high-level of teamwork.
Work with Press Operator to minimize paper waste and
This position will offer a progression plan being
trained as a Digital Inkjet Press Assistant with the above
responsibilities, be trained on how to operate a digital component
press and the opportunity to be trained to operate an inkjet web
Intermediate-to-advanced computer skills.
Ability to use a Densitometer and
Good safety skills.
Knowledge of paper characteristics.
Basic mechanical aptitude.
Ability to follow written and verbal
Ability to articulate and write
Ability to work well in a team