Press Assistant 1*

  • Company: R R Donnelley
  • Location: Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Posted: January 11, 2017
  • Reference ID: 205919

Ensure paper or raw materials (inks, glues, etc.) are loaded into feeders, hoppers, bins, etc. to supply a constant flow of materials while the equipment is running.  Make adjustments to equipment such as feeder mechanism based on the size of the paper.  Deliver equipment components such as plates or spray heads to the equipment for installation.  Recycle old/discarded plates.  Provide basic assistance as needed to make-ready the equipment for operation.  Assist with retrieving plates, hanging plates and recylcling/storing plates and other tasks associated with make-ready of the plates.

Requires basic knowledge of presswork procedures and materials learned through on the job training.  Ability to follow instructions to assist in press set up, operation and maintenance.  Able to operate hand carts, pallet jacks, stackers, and hydraulic feed mechanisms.

Required Skills


Required Experience

Must be willing to work 12 hour rotating night shift (8pm to 8am).  Working every other weekend is required. Shift may change as required to meet business needs.

Physical Demands                                                                                                                                           

Medium Work   Job requires ability to exert 20 to 50 pounds of force routinely, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.      

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