Press Operator 2
Set up, adjust, operate, and maintain large format manroland 700 series 4 color
sheet fed offset press running primarily light weight (27# and 30#) opaque papers.
Be able to review job specifications to determine the press setup according to the
imposition of the run. Perform all make-ready tasks associated with this type of
press such as hanging plates, 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 to insure finished printed product meets the customer requirement.
Requires thorough knowledge of manroland sheet fed offset printing procedures,
materials, safety requirements and skills to perform assignments. Skill to read and
understand job specifications and knowledge of press capabilities to determine the
most appropriate press usage, press settings and material settings needed to run the
job successfully. Skill to make a variety of difficult precise settings of controls,
settings, and adjustments
RRD is an EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer
Manroland sheet fed press experience is strongly preferred. Must be extremely
quality oriented as candidate will be responsible for print quality to pharmaceutical
standards, including all required work documentation. Must be able to work some
weekends and occasional holidays.
Sheet fed press experience
Ability to work day shift.