Press Operator

Location: Raleigh, NC

Department: Production

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Description

Ideal candidate will have 3-5 years experience in the daily operation of Urbanite Press.

Must be able to read and thoroughly understand each job before starting each job. Achieve optimal set-up, change-over, and wash up time. Operate quickly and efficiently, without compromising job quality and safety. Produce jobs according to specs and instructions. Produce jobs at a quality level that meets or exceeds the customer’s satisfaction. Properly identify and “flag" labels that have questionable quality. Minimize unnecessary waste and spoilage of materials such as paper, ink, chemicals and other supplies.

Perform routine maintenance/repairs and cleaning of the printing press. Accurately record all necessary job data to ensure consistency for future orders. Properly store materials (inks, plates, labels, various offset press chemicals).

Maintain professionalism and good working relationship with customers and co-workers. Provide technical training and guidance to other employees.

Requirements

Ideal candidate will have  3-5 years experience in the daily operation of an Urbanite Press.

High school diploma or equivalent.

Must be able to lift 50 lbs and regularly walk up and down steps and ladders.

Candidate must pass a pre-employment drug screen and a background check.

The News and Observer Publishing Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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