RR Donnelley Press Operator 2, 2nd shift* in Streamwood, Illinois

Press Operator 2, 2nd shift*

Tracking Code

36024

Job Description

Hours are generally 2nd shift, but will vary based on staffing and production needs. Candidates must be flexible.

Set up, adjust, operate, and maintain 28 x40" six color Komori LS and as 37 x 51 7 color Mitsubishi presses. Experience in one or both of these is a plus. Review job specifications to determine the press setup according to the imposition of the run (sheet wise or work and turn). Perform all make-ready tasks associated with the type of press operated such as hanging plates or installing cylinders, examine plates/cylinders for imperfections and checks for correct positioning of images, prepping blankets, adjusting tension and register etc. Make necessary color corrections and/or press adjustments prior to production run to meet and maintain the quality specifications of the work. Clean, lubricate, and maintain the press, making minor repairs and replacing worn or broken parts as required. Performs periodic maintenance recommended by the manufacturer.

Required Skills

Requires thorough knowledge of offset printing procedures, materials and specifications, equipment, and safety requirements and skills to perform assignments. Skill to read and understand job specifications and knowledge of press capabilities to determine the most appropriate press usage, press settings and materials needed to run the job successfully. Skill to make a variety of difficult precise settings of controls, settings and adjustments, and to perform routine operational maintenance of equipment. Skill in routine operational maintenance and minor repairs to equipment. Knowledge of the appropriate amount of packing pressure needed to obtain the proper printing pressure for the type of job being run. Skill in use of micrometer to mount and align the printing plate correctly.

Physical demands: This job requires the ability to exert 50-100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25-50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10-20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

RR Donnelley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

The company’s policy is to select, place and deal with all its employees without discrimination based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, age, disability, perceived disability, sexual orientation, protected Veteran status, genetic information or on the basis of any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Job Location

Streamwood, Illinois, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Employee Referral Bonus eligible

No