Press Assistant 1 / Heidelberg Sheetfed
RRD - Courier Printing in Smyna, TN is seeking press helpers/press assistants to work in the sheetfed printing area of the business. This is a great entry-level career opportunity with growth potential! We offer a full compliment of benefits including healthcare and 401k.
Duties include: 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. Provide basic assistance as needed to make-ready the equipment for operation. Assist with retrieving plates, hanging plates and recylcling/storing plates and other tasks associated with make-ready of the plates.
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.
RRD is an EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer
- People skills - like to work as a team!
- mechanical aptitude/skills
- good basic, general labor type skills
- Experience working in a sheetfed printing work environment preferred
- General labor experience in a production manufacturing setting preferred