Printing Press Operator
Burlington, IA 52601
This position is for a 2nd Pressman which is essentially a Backup Printing Press Operator. They help run the press but learn how to set up/changeover/troubleshoot the press so they can operate it themselves when the primary operator is out sick, on vacation or we need to split the crew into two shifts.
Operator will be able to pick up cartons from the conveyor, help with wash-ups/cleaning, use the clamp/fork truck to change rolls of blank paperboard stock, help mount plates, help mix inks, help set up the press with the end goal of being the 2nd Pressman (Backup Operator). The 2nd Pressman is responsible for setting up and running the press when the primary operator is out sick, on vacation or when the crew needs to split into two shifts.
Hours currently are 6a-4: 30pm Monday through Thursday with some Fridays Overtime. During peak season (Spring/Summer) the crew will usually always work Monday through Friday in addition to some 11-12 hour days. A few weeks per summer we split the crew into two shifts. The primary operator usually stays on days and the 2nd pressman goes to nights/backshift to run the press with another Press Assistant and worker. Additionally, the facility is not climate-controlled so in the summer it gets hot.
Starting wage will be $11/hour, depending on experience.
High School Diploma or Equivalent required. Advanced experience will be taken in consideration in lieu of education. Post offer background check and drug screen required.
WorkSource is an EEO. WorkSource offers weekly pay, health insurance options including health, dental, vision, short term, and term life.
Please submit a formal resume for this position.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $11.00 /hour