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Press Assistant (Roll to Roll)

Apply Job ID 12733 Date posted Mar. 14, 2019 Location Chalfont, Pennsylvania Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)

Quad/Graphics

Production opportunities at Quad instill a sense of empowerment and possibility distinct from those at other employers. Quad’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities include world-class automation and printing technology. Our platform includes digital, gravure and offset presses that give our clients a full range of options to produce personalized marketing products. Fueled by innovative, interesting days, you’ll find hard work is good work, and feel a deep sense of pride in a job well done – something shared by everyone in the community we call Quad.

Job Description

The Press Assistant is responsible for paper hanging, inks, glues and other materials and assisting the press crew. This position directly helps Quad drive profitability by reducing the cost of errors through consistent work quality.

Responsibilities
  • Hanging of pre-printed and mill paper rolls – setting up accurate splices.
  • Performs duties related to washing up press
  • Performs routine maintenance on the press
  • Set-up and maintaining inks, glues.
  • Tracking and recording paper consumption.
  • Monitor various functions of press equipment.
  • Identify, retrieve and setup various press parts
  • General Housekeeping
  • Perform other incidental duties as assigned
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma
  • Some pressroom experience helpful.
  • Successfully complete the Dvorine Pseudo-Isochromatic Plates (Color Test)

This position is heavily and physically demanding. The employee is primarily standing while performing the duties of the position and requires constant lifting, bending while handling paper. Required lifting of up to 85 pounds, pushing/pulling up to 2000 pounds. 



Additional Company Information

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.

Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

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