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John S Swift Co. Inc

Job Description

John S. Swift Co., Inc. has an opportunity for full-time Web Press Operators.  We are looking for experienced cold set web press operators.  We operate 2 Goss HV (5 unit and 8 unit) and Harris M1100 (4 unit).  The press operators would lead a dedicated group of 1st shift press helpers. The press department prints a variety of newspapers, telephone directories, park districts and other web commercial print work. This position also works closely with Customer Service, Pre-Press and our full in-house Bindery with Mailing Services.

This position primarily works a morning shift (1st Shift 06:00 – 14:00 (2:00pm).


Previous press experience with a background in cold set web production.

A strong understanding of the offset printing process and web press operations is required.

Should have prior experience on multi-unit offset web presses.

Good mechanical aptitude and skills

Demonstration of professional conduct

Demonstration of cooperative behavior with co-workers

Capable of setting priorities and attention to detail

Can communicate orally both in person and on the phone

Can interact and remain focused while dealing with multiple objectives

Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, and multiplication)

Must work well under pressure, meeting multiple and sometimes conflicting deadlines

Self-motivation and the ability to work independently

Physical ability to lift up to 50 pounds

This is a full-time position.

John S. Swift Co., Inc.

Competitive compensation

Medical insurances

Paid Vacation time

401K program

John S. Swift Co., Inc. s is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We are committed to maintaining a workforce that accurately reflects our audience and expands our voice. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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