Press Helper

PRESS HELPER Union City, CA Position sUMMARY   Under the supervision of section leaders, operators, and ink person. Responsible for assisting with press operations, and ink room operations. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES   ·         Follow the directions of supervisors and operators.   ·         Responsible for getting the film, cylinders, and inks necessary to run a press. Also responsible for returning cylinders and the balance of film and ink to the correct location after a job is finished.   ·         Assist in ink room as needed. ·         Assist operator with set up, operation, maintenance and repair of press. Clean printing plates during and immediately after press run. ·         Keep area around press clean. ·         Check print quality throughout shift. ·         Learn as much as possible about press operations.   ·         Work safely. Demonstrated mechanical aptitude. ·         Must be skilled in reading a tape measure and using a calculator ·         Ability to work with others. ·           ·         Knowledge of basic math and measurements. ·         Ability to learn quickly.   QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES   ·         Demonstrated mechanical aptitude. ·         Must be skilled in reading a tape measure and using a calculator ·         Ability to work with others.   ·         Knowledge of basic math and measurements. ·         Ability to learn quickly.     EDUCATION/ CERTiFICATION/ SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS   High School Diploma or GED