Quad/Graphics Offset 2nd Press Operator in Saratoga Springs, New York
A leading global provider of print and media solutions, Quad/Graphics is powered by a passion for innovation and the most advanced platform in the industry. Our collaborative team of “can-do” people continually challenge the status quo, creating groundbreaking solutions that push the boundaries of communications.
Position Overview: Quad/Graphics is currently seeking a Second Pressman for our Saratoga Springs, NY. This position will set-up, operate and maintain the press and auxiliary equipment related to the press. Also, the Second 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.
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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