R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company
Job Description PBM\u00a0Graphics an rrd company is a\u00a0leading\u00a0commercial printing and packaging company in North America, producing educational products, publications, and sales materials for the healthcare industry and general commercial print for many other industries, as well as collectible trading cards associated with the entertainment and sports industries. Set up, adjust, operate, and maintain a gravure press or single or multi-color offset press to print single-color, two-color, and\/or multi-color work which includes large solids, screen tints, line and halftones with critical color values and registration requirements ranging from hairline to critical or operate similarly situated equipment that applies a variety of non-ink based coatings to a paper web or sheet stock. Review job specifications to determine the press setup according to the imposition of the run (sheet wise or work and turn). Perform all make-ready tasks associated with the type of press operated such as hanging plates or installing cylinders, examine plates\/cylinders for imperfections and checks for correct positioning of images, prepping blankets, adjusting tension and register etc. Make necessary color corrections and\/or press adjustments prior to production run to meet and maintain the quality specifications of the work. Clean, lubricate, and maintain the press, making minor repairs and replacing worn or broken parts as required. Performs periodic maintenance recommended by the manufacturer. Requires thorough knowledge of offset printing procedures, materials and specifiactions, equipment, and safety requirements and skills to perform assignments. Skill to read and understand job specifications and knowledge of press capabilities to determine the most appropriate press usage, press settings and materials needed to run the job successfully. Skill to make a variety of difficult precise settings of controls, settings, and adjustments, and to perform routine operational maintenance of equipment. Skill in\u00a0routine operational maintenance and minor repairs to equipment. Knowledge of the appropriate amount of packing pressure needed to obtain the proper printing pressure for the type of job being run. Skill in use of micrometer to mount and align the printing plate correctly. \u00a0 Must be able to work\u00a03rd shift. Sun \u2013 Thurs, 10:30pm \u2013 7:00am Initial training may be on 1st or 2nd shift. 2nd and 3rd shift employees receive $1.00 per hour shift differential for all hours worked during those shifts. RRD is an EEO\/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer Required Skills Comprehensive knowledge of a wide variety of techniques, procedures, materials, specifications, equipment, and safety requirements to set-up, adjust, operate, and maintain equipment to produce single-, two-, and\/or multi-color work to critical tolerances Skill in a wide-variety of complex manipulations and mechanical procedures to perform a variety of tasks to set-up, make major adjustments, and perform routine maintenance and minor repairs of equipment to produce single-, two-, and\/or multi-color work Ability to read and understand job specifications and knowledge of press capabilities to determine the most appropriate press usage, press settings and materials needed to run the job successfully Skill in use of micrometer to mount and align the printing plate correctly Must have prior Press Operator experience with large presses in commercial printing Other duties as assigned Required Experience Previous experience operating a large commercial sheetfed press. Experience operating a Komori press preferred. UV experience preferred.
R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company
Website : http://www.rrdonnelley.com
RRD (NYSE:RRD) is a global, integrated communications provider enabling organizations to create, manage, deliver and optimize their multichannel marketing and business communications. We serve large, fragmented markets experiencing tremendous changes in the ways in which organizations communicate with their target audiences utilizing both print and digital channels.