Quad/Graphics Press Operator (Roll to Roll) in Chalfont, Pennsylvania

Our massive Pressroom horsepower features cutting-edge equipment and technology, ranging from web offset and gravure to the latest digital presses. We’re a collaborative team of “can do” people. We take great pride in our work, and are passionate about quality, safety and the customer experience.

Job Description

The operator runs main line roll to roll presses, unique to Chalfont. This department provides the main printed material for the internal Conversion department and for use at other DMS locations. As one of the creators of printed stock for our product, the operator provides the customer with superior images on a consistent basis, allowing customers to focus on issues.


  1. Maintain color consistency on press and run to shop industry standards.

  2. Perform QC checks including checking plates for color-bars, obvious dirt spots, fragmented type, or other problems that would require a new plate. Performs layouts for special positioning. Rule up the press sheet to verify accuracy of the lay out.

  3. Ensure regular maintenance is performed in accordance to the company maintenance plan.

  4. Identify and specify needs in the Pressroom (equipment and supplies) and communicate those needs to the Department Manager.

  5. Monitor the performance of the 1st and 2nd assistants.

  6. Ensure the quality of production runs through the time stamp procedure.

  7. Record relative information on the job ticket i.e., trap sequence, ink formulas, problems, stock count, etc.

  8. Accurately log time into ship data collection system.

  9. Perform other duties as assigned.

  10. Actively participate in safety programs, follow safety policies and procedures and maintain a safe work environment.


Essential Skills:

• Must be detail and deadline oriented.

• Must be able to multitask and be flexible.

• Must be well versed in all aspects of running a press.

• Must be mechanically inclined.

Supporting Abilities/Skills:

• Must be self-motivated.

• Good communication and organizational skills.

• Press specific experience a plus.


• 5 years minimum in Pressroom production experience.

• Must have working knowledge of Pressroom practices.

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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