Platemaker OffsetApply Job ID 15812 Date posted Nov. 07, 2019 Location West Allis, Wisconsin Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)
GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB
The Spoke Offset Plate maker is responsible for bending digital plates for all presses in a specific location and inspecting for quality. Trouble shooting equipment, general maintenance and clean-up of the area and working with internal and external customers to support the printing process.
Bending digital plates for all presses in a specific location
Maintain platemaking equipment Including but not limited to daily and weekly processor maintenance
Troubleshoot equipment and process issues as they arise
Check plates for Quality
Track or move job components through production using Smart tools
Spoke Plate makers – are responsible for location specific templates, plates and Equipment Maintenance
Appropriate education and/or experience may be substituted on an equivalent basis
High School diploma or GED (Equivalent training and experience would be adequate)
1-3 months experience
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Basic working knowledge of computer systems used in Plate room (MAC OS/Windows OS & Imaging Job Control, DVS plater and Load board)
Basic Mechanical skills
Work schedules necessary to meet the production needs – shifts may vary. Overtime as required
Knowledge of Press layout configurations for example Saddle Stitch, Perfect Binding, Gatefolds, half and ¾ webs.
Basic understanding for workflows and procedures in area
Ability to read, comprehend and write instructions, correspondence and present information when necessary
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in units of measure
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