Press Manager Position, Williston Herald, North Dakota

The Williston Herald, a division of Wick Communications Co., has an opening for press manager for its printing plant operation which includes a six day a week daily, a twice weekly, a weekly shopper and several monthly publications and special sections.

We are seeking a hands-on manager to lead and manage people. Working with state of the art printing equipment; a six unit SSC Goss Community Press fitted with Perretta Auto Inking, Auto Registration and Smith PPI spray bars. You will be responsible for all aspects of the department, including pre-press operations, mailroom, safety, and IT support.  Must have minimum of 5 years of management experience in a prepress/press production setting and must be a proficient press operator.  Knowledge of CtP is important as is knowledge of Mac and PC platforms. IT structure would include a literacy in computers to generate feedback to help troubleshoot and find solutions.

The successful candidate will have a working knowledge of web offset printing, press maintenance, and a well versed understanding of the plate process.  You must also understand purchasing practices, be able to set up effective inventory control procedures and be able to plan and implement a department budget.

We are looking for someone able to work well in a team environment with a commitment to quality printing. In return, we offer a competitive salary that includes a health insurance plan, a company matching 401(k) program and a good working environment as a part of our outstanding management team.

Please email resume, including salary expectations to Scott Green at

Please include references.

Wick Communications Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

2014-07-03T17:43:31+00:00July 3rd, 2014|Tags: , , , |