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Printing Press Operators are in charge of using and maintaining printing presses. Common responsibilities listed on a Printing Press Operator resume are installing printing plates, making sure that specifications are met, adjusting the flow of ink, stocking paper feeders, correcting paper jams, and avoiding ink and paper losses. Based on our collection of resume samples, these professionals should demonstrate attention to details, dexterity, fast thinking, teamwork, and stamina. No formal education is required for this position, and most Printing Press Operators hold a high school diploma.

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Printing Press Operator

Sole operator and trainer of: 25x38 four color Harris Press, 17x22 single color Harris Press, 20x26 two color Auralia Press, 11x17 Hamada Press, 11x17 Ryobe Press

  • Supervised quality control in press room
  • Operated 30 & 40 inch paper cutter, cut paper down to proper size, finalized projects by cutting
  • Experience operating: paper drill, paper folder and a kluge.
  • Received and verified shipments of paper and supplies
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
Education Curriculum
12

Printing Press Operator

Downloaded print requests and manipulated documents as needed

  • Operated equipment in the reproduction shop including, one and two color printing presses, metal platemaker, hydraulic paper cutter, digital printers/copiers, collating, stapling, padding, drilling, and folding
  • Managed warehouse inventory and operated machinery such as a fork lift
  • Completed in-house equipment and safety training
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
31
years
at this job
13

Printing Press Operator

Positions dial faces or containers in holders in front of engraved plates

  • Change ink, rollers, and die cut to print more than one color
  • Produced customized business cards, letter heads and other office supplies
  • Clean smears and spots from rejects and reproduced them
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
14

Printing Press Operator/pressroom Supervisor

Operated 4-color digital offset printing press (Heidelberg QMDI)

  • Operated industrial paper cutter, folder, stitcher and other bindery/finishing equipment
  • Planned and managed scheduling on jobs from printing to shipping
  • Performed maintenance and repair on all machines
  • Managed supply and ordering of materials
  • Design and general consultation
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
English
15

Warehouse Forklift Operator/ Material Handler/ Printing Press Operator

Operate Stand up Forklift/Reach Truck to organize product. Put Away and pull down for Jobs. Load Trucks.

  • Operate Industrial Cutters to cut Paper to size for the jobs
  • Operate Printing Press both Docutech and Infoprint presses for jobs using Excel
  • Inventory Manager have used ICS and WCS programs (see skills profile)
  • Make Priority decisions on important assignments/jobs so work gets done on time in a crunch.
  • Team lead Experience
  • Drive Walkie Rider from one end of warehouse to other safely to deliver jobs quicker when they are done
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
16

Flexographic Printing Press Operator

Set-up and operate 6 and 8 color W&H and PCMC flexographic central impression printing press. As well as smaller inline narrow web Mark Andy machines. Primarily flexible packaging substrate

  • Process printing
  • Ink preparation and color matching. Solvent and water based ink systems
  • Fountain roll and pumped inking systems
  • Various warehousing and tow motor duties. Assist in ink preparation and color matching
  • Deliver samples to lab and perform basic analysis.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
17

Assistant Printing Press Operator

Responsible for the safety, productivity and quality of machinery, product and personnel.

  • Delegated a 3 person printing crew and managed the training of 25+ employees, a 4 week process.
  • Maintenance and upkeep of printing presses to operate at full capacity. Including repairing and replacing necessary mechanical components.
  • A member of a team that held weekly meetings to organize warehouse inventory. Using the 5s system.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
18

Printing Press Operator

Member of safety committee, helped improve companies safety record.

  • Worked with customers to meet high quality standards on products.
  • Learned various positions while moving up to operator of eight color printing press.
  • Dealt with the mixing of various chemicals.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
19

Printing Press Operator

Reads job order and mounts specified rubber plate and printing dies on cylinder, installs cylinder on shaft, and secures assembly in bed of press.

  • Fills dye fonts with prescribed inks or dyes.
  • Moves levers to engage dye rolls, adjusting position of cylinder to print two or more colors without overlapping or smearing previously printed area.
  • Inserts shaft through core of paper or plastic roll and secures roll on press in feed position.
  • Splices end of roll to trailer sheet remaining in press and turns hand wheel to regulate roll tension and feed as directed.
  • Starts press, adjusting speed, tension, and alignment of printing plate as necessary.
  • Cuts sample of printed material from end of printed roll and inspects for imperfections, such as blurred or off-center impressions.
  • Cleans rubber plate, cylinder, and dye fonts, and lubricates press as needed.
  • Mixes inks or dyes to produce desired colors.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
21
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
20

Printing Press Operator

Reviews Job orders to determine quantities to be printed, paper specificiations, colors, and special printing instructions.

  • Cut material to fit to binder boards by hand or machine
  • Arrange pages so that materials can be printed
  • Handles Shipping/Receiving; Collator; Forklift Driver
  • Press cutter; handles printing machine
  • Identify and fix problem with printing equipment
  • Feed paper through press cylinders and adjust equipment controls
  • Collects and inspect random samples during print run to identify any needed adustments
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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