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Our Lead Press Operators assist with the set up and operation of a 29’ 6-Color Sheetfed press and assists crew members on the press, ensuring each job is run according to customer specifications and meeting internal and external deadlines; maintains quality control and reduces waste or press downtime.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reads and understands the job ticket, layout sheet, artwork, and other specifications before beginning assigned job
  • Know set-up and maintenance procedures for entire press
  • Perform press operations such as make-readies, register color, and maintenance
  • Review job orders to determine print quantity, stock specifications, colors, or special printing instructions
  • Pull proofs to check for ink coverage and density, alignment, and registration
  • Performs routine and preventive maintenance on all assigned equipment
  • Keep ongoing list of maintenance issues to be addressed
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Skills and Abilities

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • 3 – 5+ years of experience as a multicolor second press operator preferred
  • Full comprehension in reading work instructions and business memos
  • Effective communications skills with all levels within the organization
  • Ability to use basic math skills, such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, measurements and critical thinking, to solve practical problems
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
  • Must have the ability to work effectively in stressful situations and meet stringent deadlines
  • Be organized and able to plan, prioritize and follow through on projects assigned with minimal supervision
  • Has basic computer skills
  • Must be self-motivated, reliable, and quality, safety oriented

Heritage is a leading printing company that provides commercial and digital printing, finishing, graphic design, direct mail processing, and fulfillment services. Competitive compensation and robust benefits plans are offered. Benefits include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Paid Time Off 

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