Randstad Lead Press Operator in Clarksville, Tennessee

Lead Press Operator

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job details:

  • location:Clarksville, TN

  • salary:$16 - $20 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, August 4, 2017

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:S_555609

  • questions:andreaus.foster@randstadusa.com931-647-0773

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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

Keep his/her machine at maximum operating speed

Responsible for making all adjustments to machine as needed with minimum downtime

Read Press schedule to determine what job is to be printed and how many sheets

Coordinate with Press Supervisor/Lead for special directions on jobs

Check that unprinted sheets are ready for the scheduled job

Check that all required equipment is ready for the scheduled job, coater plate, printing plates, blankets, and ink

Review job jacket and verifies correct job and plate numbers

Fill all wash up containers with proper chemicals

Give directions and job assignments to Second Pressman

Train Second Pressman for Pressman position

Set up Press for printing of one to six colors

Make adjustments and sets all controls and indicators on the printing press. Bring color up to match job jacket

Working hours: 2 PM - 10 PM; 10 PM - 6 AM



High school education or GED equivalent; Mechanically inclined; Two years offset sheet feed printing; or

equivalent combination of education and experience.

Regularly required to stand for long periods; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, objects, tools, or controls;

reach with hands and arms.

Good hand -eye coordination is essential.

Occasionally required to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Required to regularly push or pull a pallet cart with 1500 pounds load.

Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and normal color vision.

Frequently exposed to fumes, or airborne particles.

Regularly works near moving mechanical parts and is regularly exposed to extreme heat.

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