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Press Operator

Job Description


Accurate Personnel is hiring a Press Operator to join our client in Arlington Heights, IL. This individual will be responsible for setting up and running narrow web presses and operating print stations throughout a production area. The ideal candidate will possess 1 year of experience in a printing press environment. Apply online and start earning your next paycheck today!

Press Operator Pay, Schedule, and Location

  • Starting at $19.60/hour, paid weekly
  • Excellent benefits package: Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 3:45 pm to 2:15 am shifts, hiring immediately
  • Located in Arlington Heights, IL

Press Operator Duties and Responsibilities

  • Set-up and run a narrow web printing press up to 2 colors according to label production orders and press procedures
  • Capable of setting up print stations and setting print to meet print quality standards
  • Must monitor print quality throughout the production run
  • Maintain registration and proper die-cut depth to ensure label quality through the run
  • Adjust and maintain all press components, for example, web tension, splice detector, web guide, press counter, slitting blades, etc
  • Setup and operate press accessories such as a fan-folder, sheeting conveyor or an automatic turret rewinder
  • Clean, inspect, and lubricate moving parts as needed

Press Operator Requirements and Qualifications

  • Required to stand with occasional walking and may lift and/or move up to 60lbs
  • Requires a minimum of 1 year of experience setting up and running a printing press
  • Good communication skills are required, both written and oral as well as basic computer skills
  • Ability to read and understand work instructions, job specifications and label artwork proof is required



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