8 Color Press Operator

Mankato, Minnesota
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 11.00 - US$ 12.00 per hour, $11 - 12 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Leah Macgregor, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing is seeking an 8 color sheet-fed press operator for our 2nd Shift. The main functions of this position are: Accurate make-ready, production of a quality product at acceptable speed and delivery to internal and external customers.

Shifts Available"
6:00AM - 2:00PM Mon-Fri
2:00PM - 1:30AM Mon-Thurs

Shifts is Sunday through Tuesday OR Wednesday through Friday (36 Hours). Work 36 hours and get paid for 40!

Responsibilities Include

Understanding of the printing process to include plate making, paper grades, printing chemistry, and finishing processes.
Identifying and troubleshooting press problems.
Obtaining/maintaining register.
Changing required plates, blankets or cylinders.
Practicing preventive maintenance.
Training of new crew members.
Maintaining the company's image during customer press checks.
Maintaining adequate supplies at the press to minimize downtime.

Working hours: Monday - Friday (Sun-Tues or Wed-Fri) 3:00PM-3:00AM

Physical Requirements

Ability to see full spectrum of color.
Ability to stand on feet for amounts of time with limited opportunity to leave general work area.
Ability to work 12 hour shifts.
Ability to lift 50-75 pounds.
Full range of motion of the back in order to bend at the waist or to reach above the head.

Previous experience in the operation of a large scale printing press or work in a printing environment is necessary to include some experience in the operation of various hand tools.

Education/Experience: 2-year technical degree a plus. Experience on a large format press. Years of experience may be used to fill the education preference.

Spherion is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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