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Press Helper


Angola, IN
ID: 48151

RRD Angola is a Federal Essential Employer and continues to be open for business without interruption.


Openings available on 2nd & 3rd Shifts ($0.70/hour shift differential)
Starting Pay: $14.27/hour


See a Printing Press in Action below...

Tired of doing the same job day after day? 
This position provides variety to your work day while serving thousands of customers, many from the Fortune 500. 


Who we are….

For more than 150 years RR Donnelley has kept up on the latest trends in printing.   We provide companies with communications solutions that span the lifecycle of a program, while our individual capabilities can support a specific project or phase.  Our Angola team converts and prints pressure sensitive labels, intelligently imaged projects, integrated labels and many custom solutions supporting customers in every industry.


When and where have you seen RR Donnelley?

We are there with you, every day.  From the roll that prints your receipt in the super market, to the tracking label that ensures that critical package is properly delivered to your doorstep.  Maybe it is a packing slip, window label, retail marketing label, price sticker in the store or that product ID label on the plumber’s putty you used on your last DIY project.  Our employees are working hard to manufacture quality products that touch consumers across the globe and enable our customers to effectively communicate with their audience every single day. 


Our employees are recognized for their skills, abilities, and career growth. 
At RR Donnelley we also offer a competitive salary and shift differential pay for working 2nd or 3rd shift.


Provide basic assistance as needed to assist printing press operators with make-ready of flexo or litho printing presses for operation.  Assist with retrieving plates, hanging plates and recycling/storing plates and other tasks associated with make-ready of the plates. Ensure paper or raw materials (inks, glues, etc.) are loaded into feeders, hoppers, bins, etc. to supply a constant flow of materials while the equipment is running.  Make adjustments to equipment such as feeder mechanism based on the size of the paper.  Deliver equipment components such as plates or spray heads to the equipment for installation.  Recycle old/discarded plates.  Drive forklift truck equipped with lifting devices such as forklift, fork-grapple, clamps, elevating platform, or trailer hitch, to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move materials in warehouse or factory. 


Requires basic knowledge of presswork procedures and materials learned through on the job training.  Ability to follow instructions to assist in press set up, operation and maintenance.  Able to operate hand carts, pallet jacks, stackers and hydraulic feed mechanisms.  Preferred skills in handling controls for starting, stopping, backings, and driving fork lift or clamp truck through aisles in building; and, for lifting, lowering, and tilting forks by moving hands, arms, feet, and legs to operate controls. OTJ training provided and certification required.


Attendance:  Punctual, regular attendance is an essential job function of employment with RR Donnelley. Overtime, including weekend work, is considered a condition of employment. Flexibility to work any shift is required.


Physical Demands: 

  • Must be able to lift, pull and push 50 pounds occasionally.
  • Must be able to bend, reach and turn frequently.
  • Must be able to stand and move about the facility constantly. 
  • Two-handed operation required to operate STOP/Safe; must have good eye/hand coordination.
  • Ability to distinguish color variation.
  • Ability to safely operate stand-up and sit down forklifts.
  • Required personal protective equipment consists of safety-toe shoes or boots and hearing protection constantly, safety shield/glasses, frequently.


 RR Donnelley is an EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer

Required Skills

Reasoning:  Apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagrammatic form. Deal with problems involving several concrete variables in or from standardized situations.

Mathematics:  Able to perform arithmetic, algebraic, and geometric procedures in standard practical applications.

Language:  Able to read and interpret work instructions. Read safety rules, instructions in the use and maintenance of shop tools and equipment and methods and procedures in mechanical drawing and layout work. Able to communicate effectively in writing using proper format, punctuation, spelling, and grammar, using all parts of speech.


Ability to operate a computer at a basic to intermediate level.

Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team.

Ability to operate stand-up and sit down forklifts.

Required Experience

6-24 months previous experience in an industrial manufacturing environment or work in a printing environment. Flexo and/or Litho experience a plus.

Some experience in the operation of various hand tools including line gauge, loupe, plate wrench, blanket wrench, brush gauge, ink knife, chisel and punch.

Some experience in the operation of hoist/lift trucks.  Current certification preferred.

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