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Offset Press Operator

Vision Graphics Las Vegas ,NV
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

Job Summary

Vision Graphics is seeking a full-time Offset Lead Press Operator at our Las Vegas, NV facility. This person will be responsible for operating offset printing presses, improving cost efficiencies, and reducing the probability of error to achieve client satisfaction and creating a safe and hazard free work environment. This position is a department lead role and will assist in directing the work on the press to ensure productivity, quality and safety goals are met. The Lead Press Operator will excel at troubleshooting, work well under pressure within tight deadlines, and fully understand the importance of quality standards.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Make ready and operate Akiyama 6-color 28x20 and Ryobi 3302 2-color offset printing presses.
  • Examine work order to determine quantity to print, stock specifications, colors and special printing instructions.
  • Examine offset printing plates for visual defects and apply correcting solution to repair minor defect or inform supervisor of unrepairable plates.
  • Apply packing sheet on blanket cylinder to build up blanket thickness for proper diameter of plate cylinder.
  • Measure paper thickness and adjust space between blanket and impression cylinders according to thickness of paper stock.
  • Adjust controls to regulate flow of ink and dampening solution on plate cylinder.
  • Start press, examine printed copy for ink density, position on paper, registration and make adjustments on press throughout production run to maintain specific registration and color density.
  • Adjust feeder and delivery mechanism.
  • Remove and replace worn rollers and adjust pressure between press rollers, using hand tools.
  • Perform proper and required maintenance as well as cleaning of press.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Manager.

Qualifications and Skills

Requires First or Second Pressman experience with an in-depth knowledge of the mechanics and capabilities of printing presses. Needs to be able to accurately identify color variation. Akiyama knowledge is a plus.

Benefits

We offer a competitive wage. Other benefits include:

· Competitive health care program, including medical, dental and vision, starting after 60 days.

· 401K Program

· Paid vacation and personal time off

Job Type: Full-time day shift, generally Monday-Friday, 8-5, except for posted holidays

Salary: $18.00 to $25.00 /hour

Experience

  • First or second pressman: 1 year (Required)
Company Description
About Us
For almost 50 years, SBR/Vision Graphics has provided visual communications products to regional, national and international clients. As the XXL graphics specialist, our work has been seen by over a BILLION people worldwide. We produce and install banners, flags, building and auto wraps, and floor & window graphics. We produce blueprints and plans and we sell and service printing equipment. We produce business cards, flyers, brochures and other documents. We also provide full-business solutions by managing, printing and delivering corporate and event signage, graphics and documents.

About Our Culture
We’re ranked in the Top 20 nationally in our industry, which is no small feat for a Utah-based company. We have made our mark by focusing on the little things and improving our processes every day. Our environment is casual, but fast-paced, and we put our energy into making customers happy. We work together as a team and we support each other from start to finish, and we appreciate those who work to get the job done right. This kind of attitude has kept our customer sat scores high and our repeat business ratios higher.

Our Clients
We mostly serve businesses in the intermountain west. We also have clients nationally who trust us to produce work that accurately reflects their values and brand. While we work with a broad spectrum of companies, we specialize in partnering with franchises who require assistance with content management and logistics, in addition to the highest-quality printed materials.

Vision Graphics

Why Work Here?

Be a part of 50 years of the best work around!

About Us For almost 50 years, SBR/Vision Graphics has provided visual communications products to regional, national and international clients. As the XXL graphics specialist, our work has been seen by over a BILLION people worldwide. We produce and install banners, flags, building and auto wraps, and floor & window graphics. We produce blueprints and plans and we sell and service printing equipment. We produce business cards, flyers, brochures and other documents. We also provide full-business solutions by managing, printing and delivering corporate and event signage, graphics and documents. About Our Culture We’re ranked in the Top 20 nationally in our industry, which is no small feat for a Utah-based company. We have made our mark by focusing on the little things and improving our processes every day. Our environment is casual, but fast-paced, and we put our energy into making customers happy. We work together as a team and we support each other from start to finish, and we appreciate those who work to get the job done right. This kind of attitude has kept our customer sat scores high and our repeat business ratios higher. Our Clients We mostly serve businesses in the intermountain west. We also have clients nationally who trust us to produce work that accurately reflects their values and brand. While we work with a broad spectrum of companies, we specialize in partnering with franchises who require assistance with content management and logistics, in addition to the highest-quality printed materials.

Address

3179 West Post Road
Las Vegas, NV
USA