JOURNEYMAN PRESMAN (Two Openings) – Maine Today Media, South Portland, Maine
The Job Duties of a Journeyman Pressman include all areas of the Pressroom and Platemaking department. Cold offset pressman with automated register and ink systems, spray bars, and flying pasters.
1.Prepares and operates press equipment including but not limited to all equipment used to produce MTM products. Areas of competency include, but are not limited to:
Performing all function required to Prep rolls of paper for the night. Performing all functions required in the operation of the pasters Performing all functions to of setting all rollers in press. Performing standard maintenance on all press equipment. Performing all functions to work on the press, folders and press controls. 2.Keeps pressroom and plate room areas clean and free of debris. 3.Keep equipment cleaned and well maintained to manufacturer’s specification; works closely with Plant Maintenance as necessary to achieve these goals. 4.Complete work as prioritized to meet deadlines.
5.Ensures all printed product meet quality standards for newspaper production. 6.Communicates with colleagues, customers and vendors in a courteous and professional manner.
7.Understand and promotes safety procedures including LOTO and Hazard Communication.
1.Technical skills including:
Completion of apprenticeship overseen by the apprentice committee. Completion of online correspondence course.
Proficiency with pressroom and plate room systems.
3.Responsive and follows tasks through to completion.
4.Team player and collaborator.
5.Strong organizational and time management skills.
6.Strong technical troubleshooting and problem solving skills. 7.Strong verbal communication skills. EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma/GED required, with a strong mechanical background. To apply, visit (or copy and paste into your browser): http://jobview.monster.com/v2/job/View?JobID=179728245&MESCOID=4 700799001001&jobPosition=1