Lithograph Press Operator Tinware Job Description Sample
Press Operator I
Press Operator I
Gannett Publishing Services
The Utility worker will be responsible for operation of the plate making department and duties contained therein. Additional duties include operate roll prep station and reel stands.
Assist with make ready process on press. Assist in the maintenance and cleanliness of the production equipment. Work as a team member to provide assistance to others and follow the work instruction not provided in this by the Supervisor/Manager to meet required expectations. Adhere to the Company Code of Ethics to ensure policy and procedures are maintained in creating a positive work environment.
Be able to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions.Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees using good communication skills.Ability to adapt quickly and effectively to changes when ambiguous circumstances arise.Demonstrate the ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality and professionalism in all aspects of the job
High School Diploma or GED equivalent (Continuing technical).
Demonstrate knowledge of the basic Offset Lithograph Theory. Ability to utilize technology in completion of required tasks. Previous experience in Computer to Plate technology or Offset printing a plus.
Ability to perform moderate physical labor and have a mechanical dexterity.Be able to climb ladders and staircases repeatedly so as to work at high levels. Must be able to lift minimum 50 lbs. to waist and shoulder level.Should be able to be on his/her feet for entire shift, frequent bending, stooping, reaching, pushing or pulling including working in a prone position such as lying on back.Ability to read interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedural manuals
Perform plateroom functions including but not limited to:
Check to ensure CTP units are on stand by mode and processors set for on line status. Inspect bender set-up, and stackers for leftover plates.
Verify square plate is marked, initialed for proper plate count. Performs quality control checks ensuring plates are accurately preserved, temperatures and stouffer step are properly maintained.
Ensure the plates are properly loaded into the CTP to prevent any jamming or damage to the cassette.
Performs quality control checks ensuring Soft proof of all digital file are accomplished prior to the page being made into a plate.
Visually inspect every plate for blemishes, struck marks prior to distributing to pressroom. Ensure plates illustrate the correct bend and punch locations to size for cylinders in preparation for press plating.
Ensures work area is clear of paper and or debris.Maintains a safe work environment. Follows instructions directed by the shift. Maintain daily preventive maintenance.
Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.
Full-Time Goss Press Operator Position
Full-Time Goss Press Operator Position
The Times of Northwest Indiana, an 40,000+ circulation daily newspaper located 30 miles from the downtown Chicago area, is looking for an experienced offset press operator. Primary responsibilities will include daily print operations on GOSS press equipment or Magnum commercial press, with a focus on minimizing waste while maximizing speed and quality. Work hours will include nights, weekends, and holiday shifts.
Requirements include a high school education and computer skills. A candidate must have good eyesight including proper color vision. The successful applicant should be mechanically inclined and detail oriented, with prior lithographic experience on a GOSS offset press or Magnum commercial press.
The Times Media Company offers competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits program including: medical, dental, vision, paid vacation, personal and sick days, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, life insurance and a 401(k) program with company match.
Interested Candidates should apply online at www.nwi.com/timesjobs.
Taylor Communications is seeking a Press Operator for our facility in Murfreesboro, TN. The position is responsible for analyzing, planning, preparing and running orders on lithographic printing presses closely adhering to tolerances, color density and registration.
- 3rd shift 10:45 pm
- 7:15 am
Reads orders, plans set up, and produces orders
Determines numbering requirements, installs and removes numbering machines as needed
Prepares print units as required; makes adjustment to water and ink systems
Changes mill rolls and finished rolls as required
Adhere to all safety rules and works in a safe manner
Enter production and counter readings into the PRIMAC System
Maintain housekeeping on and around assigned press
Communicate with previous shift and following shift press operators
Other duties as assigned
H.S. Diploma or equivalent
High degree of mechanical ability
High degree of analytical and mathematical ability
Good reading ability
Must be able to read and understand written instructions.
Good color discernment is very important.
Need high degree of analytical ability
Must be able to work with very close tolerances.
Must be able to communicate with other press operators.
About Our Company
We offer an attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary, and a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, profit sharing, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday Pay.
Taylor Communications is a go-to-market subsidiary of Taylor Corporation. For more than a century, we've been providing outstanding service and developing innovative products that leverage the technology of our time. By providing market-specific insights and a compelling portfolio of solutions to the healthcare, financial services, commercial and industrial markets, we have become the recognized leader in the management and execution of mission-critical communications.
For more information, visit www.taylorcommunications.com.
Sheetfed Press Operator 1 (37062)
GSL Fine Lithographers has an immediate opening for Sheetfed Press Operator on 3rd Shift. Hours are: 10PM - 6AM. The sheetfed press operator will be working on a 6C Heidelberg CD press and possibly an 8C Komori press.
Set up, adjust, operate, and maintain single or multi-color offset press to print single-color, two-color, and/or multi-color work which includes large solids, screen tints, line and halftones with critical color values and registration requirements ranging from hairline to critical or operate similarly situated equipment that applies a variety of non-ink based coatings to a paper web or sheet stock. Review job specifications to determine the press setup according to the imposition of the run (sheet wise or work and turn). Perform all make-ready tasks associated with the type of press operated such as hanging plates or installing cylinders, examine plates/cylinders for imperfections and checks for correct positioning of images, prepping blankets, adjusting tension and register etc.
Make necessary color corrections and/or press adjustments prior to production run to meet and maintain the quality specifications of the work. Clean, lubricate, and maintain the press, making minor repairs and replacing worn or broken parts as required. Performs periodic maintenance recommended by the manufacturer.
Requires knowledge of offset printing procedures, materials, equipment and safety requirements and skills to perform assignments. Skill to read and understand job specifications to determine press set-up materials needed to run the job successfully.
Must have sufficient knowledge of press capabilities to determine the most appropriate use of the press and corrective adjustments required to run efficiently. Knowledge of the appropriate amount of packing pressure needed to obtain the proper printing pressure for the type of job being run. Skill in use of micrometer to mount and align the printing plate correctly.
Skill in routine operational maintenance and minor repairs to equipment. Ability to make adjustments to feeder and feed board (e.g., ability to adjust suctions and blast, front and side guides and the timing of the head stops).
Tablet Press Machine Operator
Spectrum Brands – Pet, Home & Garden, based in St. Louis, Missouri, is a leading supplier of well-recognized consumer products globally for the pet supply markets, and nationally for the home, lawn and garden insect and weed control markets. The company delivers innovative products of outstanding quality for the pet owners of dogs, cats, birds, small animals, fish and reptiles. The company also delivers groundbreaking products of exceptional value and top-notch quality, so consumers benefit from insect and weed control solutions. The Home & Garden brands — Spectracide®, Garden Safe®, Hot Shot®, Cutter®, Repel®, Black Flag® and Liquid Fence® — and the Pet Brands — Tetra®, Instant Ocean®, Marineland®, 8-in-1®, Dingo®, FURminator® and Nature's Miracle® — are well-recognized by consumers for delivering exceptional value and trusted results.
Following SOP's and cGMPs, the Machine Operator will operate a variety of production machines including, but not limited to: liquid filling machines, tablet packaging machines, tablet wrapping machines, tube filling machines and tablet press production.
Duties and Responsibilities
Model the Spectrum Brands eight Core Capabilities to achieve service excellence, meet and exceed organizational objectives and support fiscal responsibility.
Work with associates in team effort to further company goals concerning productivity, safety, quality and Continuous Improvement initiatives.
Serve as first line of defense for operational opportunities. Implement immediate countermeasures and/or escalate when necessary.
Ownership of Flex as it applies to daily adjustments, accurate displays and downtime reason codes.
Set up, operate and check quality of production equipment by following and documenting procedures as required to support production schedules.
Get required tools or equipment, clean up all equipment and work areas, and properly store tools and equipment. Maintain equipment logs.
Assist the Setup Technician in performing changeovers on production machines, cleaning equipment and moving product in or out of the production areas as needed.
Assist in training less experienced personnel on production machines.
Observe and follow safety procedures using personal safety equipment as required.
Assist in Production performing packaging duties as needed.
Perform other work related duties as assigned.
Education and Experience Profile
High school diploma or GED required.
Six months of manufacturing experience preferred.
- Able to read and operate common digital and dial quality test equipment.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds with or without assistance. Must be available to work across multiple shifts. Must be able to stand for extended periods of time. Must wear all prescribed PPE including, but not limited to: hearing protection, safety glasses, respirator and steel toed shoes.
Otherwise, working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment.
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this job/classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Spectrum Brands is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Trinity Shoring Products is searching for a Press Operator in our Union City, MI plant. As a Press Operator, you'll set up and operate production machines to bend, straighten, or form parts as specified by blueprints, layup sequence, and/or templates. You'll load materials for processing, verify dimensional requirements, unload, and transfer materials to designated storage areas.
Trinity Shoring Products makes trench shoring equipment for the construction industry. Our dedicated team builds high-quality trench shields and shoring products that are made to last.
What you'll do:
Learn how to operate basic press equipment
What you'll need:
No industrial experience required
Ability to understand simple blueprints
Ability to perform all essential functions safely and efficiently
Ability to follow directions and maintain a professional work environment
Good verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work within a teamwork environment
Regular and predictable attendance
Associate Press Operator
Job ID :
US - New York - Bohemia
Supports the Flexographic press manufacturing product line in performing all pre and post press preparation including make-readys, material retrieval and preparation, post production equipment cleaning, product removal and segregation that relates to the completion of clinical trial labels.
Assists in all pre and post press job operations as directed by the Lead operator.
Assists with make-ready's associated with designated press.
Issues, prepares and returns material correctly and in a timely manner for press runs.
Responsible for post-production equipment cleaning.
Removes and segregates product per established SOPs and Work Instructions
Maintains the manufacturing warehouse in a clean and organized manner insuring that we follow F.I.F.O. inventory control.
Maintains and documents our Anilox roll inventory.
Understands and follows all SOPs and Work Instructions that relate to press operations on each press.
Demonstrates excellent documentation practices at all times
Maintains the pressroom in an organized manner in order to operate at the highest level of productivity.
Follows all safety procedures when operating all manufacturing equipment or when handling chemicals.
Applies Good Manufacturing Principles in all areas of responsibility.
Maintains the press area and label storage area in a constant state of cleanliness.
Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner.
Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Experience working in manufacturing environment
Mechanically inclined with demonstrated ability to accurately read measurements.
Ability to communicate in a professional manner with internal customers.
Must be able to accept work instructions on a daily basis.
Cooperative and professional team player
Ability to learn new tasks and accept new responsibilities
Ability to lift and maneuver materials weighing up to 70 lbs
- Prior experience working with printing presses and/or within the printing industry
Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
Press Helper/Forklift Operator
Trinity Heads, Inc. is searching for an Equipment Operator/Press Helper for their Navasota, TX plant. This team member will operate machines to produce formed shapes to specifications on a production basis. You will read specifications, install specified tooling, adjust for thickness and shape of metal, and makes appropriate settings to machinery. Load material for processing, and utilizing experience and knowledge, operate machines to produce desired results. You'll verify dimensional requirements and unload and transfers formed shapes to storage areas using overhead cranes or forklift.
What you'll do:
Operate overhead cranes
Able to pass required forklift written and driving tests
Use basic measuring devices, such as tape measure, and has working knowledge of shop math
Perform housekeeping and maintains all required records
May be involved in safety committees or initiatives
Perform other duties as assigned
What you'll need:
Experience in machine operation such as a press
Overhead crane and forklift experience
Must be able to read a tape measure and perform basic shop math
Safely and efficiently perform all essential functions
Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment
Function as a team member
Establish and maintain effective working relationship with supervisor and co-workers
Regular and predictable attendance
Press Assistant Operator
If Excellence Drives You, This Is Your Destination.Job Description
To assist/support Press Operator in producing a quality product on a Flexographic/Rotogravure printing press in a safe and efficient manner.
Follow all plant-wide, department-specific environmental rules and procedures for the proper management of all Hazardous Waste. Support plant security procedures.
Operate the equipment with consideration of the environment and the safety of everyone in mind. Assure that all environmental controls and safety devices (i.e. press enclosures, guards, E-stops, lockouts, etc.) are in place and functional. Report all incidents and/or unsafe conditions which may include: first aid, illness, spills, improper/incomplete procedures and property damage.
Support EHS culture by active participation in workplace organization, operator preventative maintenance, and reducing workplace hazards. Understand all Do Not Touch Exceptions and how to perform tasks. Able to identify where all e-stops are located and how to re-set machine. Follow all Forklift Rules.
Prepare inks, films, plates, gears, etc. for scheduled job. Assist Press Operator in monitoring the product to ensure quality.
Assist in make-readies. Participate in the operation of the press with the ability to operate if needed. Order, Charge, and Return raw materials to each job as needed.
Complete necessary daily paperwork. Complete 7S/housekeeping logs. To facilitate and enforce all of the company policies and procedures as they are outlined and defined.
Awareness of and adherence to all suitable and relevant health and safety policies. Remove all scrap except flying splices before master rolls get moved to WIP area All other duties as assigned by Shift Manager and/or Management.
High School Diploma or equivalent education.
Good computer skills
Ability to work with and interact effectively and professionally with co-workers in a team environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Good organizational skills.
Bemis is committed to its core values: Ethics, Accountability, Innovation, and Respect.
By becoming an employee at Bemis Company, Inc., you will work in a high performing environment where team members collaborate to get the job done, challenge the status quo to find a better way, and embrace unconventional ways of thinking. We are eager to see how you can make an impact in our high performance culture.
Bemis Company, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Press Operator (Nights)
SUMMARY OF POSITION: Operates and tends all types of production machines such as several different types of punch presses and feed systems, 4 slide machines, cut-off saws, deburring machines, drill presses and lathes to produce production parts of various metals to include steel, aluminum copper and other resistive materials, as well as some non-metallic materials.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Receives work assignments in the form of blueprint, technical specification, sketch or drawing from Supervisor / Production Coordinator as to type of parts that are to be produced. May consult with Supervisor / Coordinator regarding completeness of the specifications, prints, or sketches and to set up proper tooling, stock feeders, or whatever required for proper machine to produce part.
Set-up stamping line per specifications and ensure all raw materials are present and correct. When appropriate advise die makers of the set-up required for the product you will be running. This may involve the use of any or all the equipment described above.
At completion of set-up, run an appropriate sample and ensure inspection is performed as required by the appropriate specification.
Run products as assigned. Operate manual feed presses and/or RH lines if assigned per appropriate specification
Loads coil stock material onto de-reeler and starts coil stock into dies at proper place as to insure proper tool care
Loads material onto stock feeder reel. When lead frame parts are made, and parts are put onto take-up reels with interleave paper.
Ensure all finished stock is properly packaged labeled and ultimately packaged and ready to send to your customer, after Quality acceptance.
Qualified operator and collateral inspector, if assigned to lead-frame production lines.
High school diploma or equivalent.
A familiarity with punch presses, pressroom terminology, equipment, and processes, normally obtained in working at least 3 months to 1 year in a similar work situation.
Equipment utilization: Use of machine tools to include lathe, high-speed punch press, cut-off saws, de-burring equipment, drill presses and associated equipment.
Skills / Certifications
Must be able to handle and occasionally lift up to 60 pounds as well as manipulate a wide size and weight range of metal stock and related materials. Must be able to stand for prolonged periods and remain on feet for most of the workday.
Safety Glasses and Hearing protection are required throughout the shop. Depending on you assignment you may also be required to use appropriate gloves for material handling and appropriate protective clothing if working in the tumbling area or assisting in the Mold Compound room. If assisting in the mold compound room you must be able to wear a respirator and be respirator trained.
Works in a busy pressroom environment, subject at times to noise, vibration, sharp work materials and tools, and moving equipment and machinery. May work under conditions of varying lighting levels and in restrictive workspaces.
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