Press Operator

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Production opportunities at Quad instill a sense of empowerment and possibility distinct from those at other employers. Quad’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities include world-class automation and printing technology. Our platform includes digital, gravure and offset presses that give our clients a full range of options to produce personalized marketing products. Fueled by innovative, interesting days, you’ll find hard work is good work, and feel a deep sense of pride in a job well done – something shared by everyone in the community we call Quad.


Position Overview:



Quad is currently seeking a experienced
Pressman for our Saratoga Springs, NY location. This position will set-up, operate and
maintain the press and auxiliary equipment related to the press. The Pressman will direct the activities of press crew with assigned tasks
during down time and make-ready periods.  Job Duties include, but are not
limited to:


  • Make-ready and operate press based upon written
    instructions provided.

  • Establish and maintain color and/or fold and
    mechanical quality to BPC standards.

  • Continuously monitor product for quality and approve
    or reject.

  • Direct and coordinate activities of assigned crew
    members.

  • Perform assigned make-ready duties.

  • Complete required general maintenance and
    lubrication assignments.

  • Complete required documentation, electronic and
    paper, for assigned job.

  • Perform duties of other Print Service manufacturing
    positions as needed, following requisite training.

  • Provide training for employees so the crew members
    can provide coverage for each other and/or prepare them for future
    positions.

  • Follow all safety policies and regulations, report
    any potential hazards, near-misses, or accidents immediately.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required
Qualifications:




  • Ability
    to work irregular schedules, including rotating day/night shifts

  • Ability to maintain close attention to detail for
    extended time periods

  • Strong organizational abilities

  • Ability to work overtime as mandated by production
    needs

  • Ability to work independently as well as with a
    crew/team

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet
    deadlines under pressure

  • Essential Functions of this job include the
    following: the ability to lift 10-15 pounds continuously, the ability to lift up
    to 70 pounds occasionally, stand long hours, use hand and wrists continuously in
    a controlled movement, receive and follow instructions and use vision in order
    to identify defects.

  • Ability to work 12 hour shifts 6am-6pm or 6pm-6am,
    which may include days, nights, weekends and overtime.

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.

Additional Company
Information:



We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees,
including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.


Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity
employer.  The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any
applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status,
disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by
applicable federal, state, or local laws.  The Company also prohibits harassment
of applicants and employees based on any of these protected
categories.


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