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Press Assistant 2

Job Number: 
40176
Job Description: 


Job Description
Ensures that press is properly supplied with roll stock and prepares rolls for splicing. Maintains appropriate paperwork or records. May assist with pre-make-readies and make-readies.
Responsibilities

  • Prepares the press for a run by verifying job specs and setting up the press accordingly.
  • Inspects the fountain solution, inking systems, rolls of paper and the mechanisms related to the reels.
  • Maintains proper inventory of paper. Records usage and spoilage on SPC report.
  • Ensures that the roll of paper is properly unwrapped, mounted and ready to be spliced.
  • Monitors the flow of paper throughout the run. Prepares and installs new roll when necessary.
  • Works in conjunction with the press operators and other assigned Press Assistants in the preventative maintenance of the presses. Assists maintenance personnel in troubleshooting and making repairs to press.
  • May assist with make-readies.
  • May adjust ink, solvent, and varnish to ensure that proper color is established or maintained as required by location.
  • Adheres to and promotes all safety policies and procedures including, but not limited to the proper handling of hazardous waste, lock out - tag out rules and hearing and eye protection policies.
  • Performs other related duties and participates in special projects as assigned.
  • It is the responsibility of all Solution Delivery employees to follow the requirements of their documented process as defined in the ISO Quality Manual.


Required Skills
Previous experience in a printing environment preferred. Some experience in the operation of various hand tools preferred. Must be able to work in a team environment.

RRD is an EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer

Your Company or Organization: 
RR Donnelley
City: 
Cudahy
State: 
Wisconsin
Employment type: 
Full time
Required degree level: 
Other