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Press Assistant


Press Room

HR Contact

Evelyn Fernandez –

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Sets up, adjusts, maintains and operates press in absence of an operator.
  • Reviews job ticket and selects the proper type and quantity of material.
  • Assists in material change-overs.  Ensures correct material is present and organized for production runs.
  • Cleans, lubricates and makes minor adjustments to maintain quality of production.
  • Cleans and maintains press equipment (pans, pumps, anilox rolls, etc.) along with general common areas.
  • Removes and mounts plates when needed.
  • Replenishes inks and other raw material as needed.
  • Notifies supervision of needed repairs or replacement parts.
  • Moves loads of printed and unprinted stock when necessary. 
  • Assists the press operator with preventative maintenance of the press. 
  • Assists with other printing processes as needed and as directed by supervision.
  • Complies with established safety procedures and policies.  
  • Follows established standard operating procedures.                                             
  • Completes required documentation.                                                                                     
  • Assembles print cylinders and gears.  
  • Performs and reviews line clearance.
  • Removes waste from the press area.
  • Works with other departments and maintenance personnel on projects and/or validations.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Must have a high school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Must have the ability to perform basic arithmetic including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
  • Must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Must be able to pass a basic reading test.
  • Must pass color vision test.
  • Must pass color hue test.
  • Must be able to meet and/or pass the minimum requirement on a mechanical test or have demonstrated mechanical aptitude through prior work experience.
  • Must be able to maintain good attendance.
  • Must be willing to work overtime.