RR Donnelley - Wetzel Brothers is expanding! Due to a surge in business in 2016 which shows no sign of letting up in 2017 we are hiring! Specifically, Digital Flatbed Press Operators. We are acquiring HP 11000 Press Technology and are in need of operators. Prepress and Color Management skills preferred. Mechanical Aptitude, math skills, and a strong work ethic a must. Regular overtime is expected as well. Experience with flatbed digital printing a big plus.
RIP files or review job instructions to prepare jobs for printing. Maintain daily print job production logs and daily delivery manifests. Setup, program and release jobs from print queue. May adjust image position and monitor quality of job output for correctness and image quality. Maintain inventory levels.
- Create digital files from customer supplied media.
- Load customer supplied electronic flies for output, onto the prepress file server.
- RIP files or review job instructions to prepare jobs for printing.
- Maintain daily print job production logs indicating sheet counts and printing modes.
- Read and interpret job tickets to determine job details, quantity, and needed materials.
- Setup and operate the digital printing press in efficient, orderly and quality conscious manner.
- Verify image position on sheet matches layout provided.
- Monitor quality of job output for correctness and image quality, including any specific Color related quality target.
- Identify missing or problematic components and communicate them to the Project Manager and Supervisor.
- Troubleshoot as necessary at the press for mechanical and computer issues that may arise.
- Maintain equipment according to manufactures recommendation.