Website Wenatchee World / Washington Media LLC

PRESS OPERATOR

Wenatchee World / Washington Media LLC is looking for a Press Operator to join our printing team. Our growing operation produces superior quality printing running a KBA Comet Press in a facility that includes binding, packaging and mailing services for our newspaper publications and for our commercial printing customers.

DUTIES: Must be skilled in producing full color offset printing, producing superior results with close registration and good color balance. Knowledge of the printing process and presses including being able to satisfactorily operate console, reel stands and adjust folder. Ability to maintain and diagnose mechanical and electrical systems. Schedule staff, order supplies parts and work with vendors.

QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in printing technology is essential, as is education and/or training and experience in the operation of offset presses and related equipment. Must have mechanical aptitude. As a Press Operator, you will be called upon to prepare paper for press run, operate fork lift, unload paper trucks, web press, install plates, run tension controls, adjust inks to proper ink density, register full color, maintain press, set rollers, install blankets, lubricate and clean press. Mechanical aptitude and ability to creatively troubleshoot. Strong math skills, basic computer skills Ability to prioritize and work with minimal supervision.

LOCATION:
Wenatchee is a beautiful small city at the foot of the Cascade Mountains in the center of Washington State. The Columbia River flows through the region. Known as the Apple Capital of the World, Wenatchee is near many outdoor recreation opportunities.

This is a full-time position with a package of pay and benefits, including medical, vision, dental, and a 401(k).

Please email your resume and letter of interest with subject line “Press Operator” to recruiting@wenatcheeworld.com

The Wenatchee World / Washington Media LLC is a division of Wick Communications. We are an equal opportunity employer.

 

To apply for this job email your details to recruiting@wenatcheeworld.com