Best of the Best Workplaces in America!
Would you like to build a career with a great company? Suttle-Straus is looking for a 2nd Pressman–Sheetfed to join our award winning team! The ideal candidate has a strong mechanical aptitude and experience in the pressroom, but we will train the right candidate.
Suttle-Straus is a premier provider of printing, digital production, wide format, mailing, custom kitting, warehousing, and distribution services. Our success is founded on three core principles: A clear focus on meeting and exceeding customer expectations; a long history of implementing new technologies to increase quality and efficiency; and the importance of building an outstanding workforce. Winner of the Printing Industries of America’s Best Workplace award for 19 consecutive years, Suttle-Straus offers a collaborative work environment, great benefits and fantastic co-workers.
We offer a competitive benefits package with immediate eligibility for health, dental, vision and life insurance, and eligibility after 30 days for a company matched 401(k) plan. Generous paid time off accrues monthly from date of hire.
The primary purpose of this role is to assist machine operators in the press room. This is a production job requiring the Second Pressman to stand for up to 12 hours a day. The position requires that the individual be detail orientated and have a strong mechanical aptitude.
Key Results Area 1: Deliver quality products
-Interpret and follow direction from a work ticketInterpret layouts and ticket information
-Check that correct paper is issued with the correct count
-Assist with press make ready and set upAssist in mounting plates and other items needed to process work
-Assist in the overall set up of the press, such as sheet size, coatings, blankets, etc.
-Check work against layouts, proofs and ticket information
-Inspect and perform pre- and post- processes to ensure quality at the source
-Assist in wash up between jobs
-Fill out necessary paper work and records (check list, maintenance log, stock usage, etc.)
-Follow department procedures including QC checklists
-Monitor product quality
-Be part of the team resolving quality issues in the department
-Participate in quality audits for the department
-Assist with internal and external questions/problems to provide solutions for customers
-Report non-conforming materials for the department
-Accurately record time and materials
Key Results Area 2: Ensure efficient processes
-Follow daily press schedule to meet delivery dates
-Meet or exceed estimated standards
-Participate in daily shift turnover meetings
-Communicate, collaborate and share knowledge with all team members
-Provide feedback on consumables for all devices
-Participate in maintenance programs and assist with mechanical repairs to ensure quality products, track and log items and repairs.
Key Results Area 3: Actively engage in Continuous Improvement
-Collaborate with employees to develop and improve processes
-Develop ways to improve efficiencies and throughput
-Participate in CAPA (corrective action preventative action) activities in the department
-Be part of an agile workforce that creates depth in all major cost centers
-Brainstorm and unveil CI (continuous improvement) opportunities
-Reduce waste, including rework, by attacking the eight wastes
-Maintain a clean and orderly 5S work area
-Continuously focus on expanding knowledge
Other Job Responsibilities:
-Assist in the general upkeep of the press, including installing, cleaning and adjusting rollers
-Assist in the maintenance and cleaning of the press and surrounding area
-Keep area free from pallets, skid and skid tops
-Remove waste paper, ink and solvents
-Provide feedback on new equipment purchases and decisions
-Follow all safety policies and procedures
Suttle-Straus is an equal employment opportunity employer.
To apply for this job please visit www.suttle-straus.com.