Press Operator

Duluth, MN
Depends on Experience
Aug 14, 2019
Job Type
Full Time
Forum Communuications Printing in Duluth, MN is accepting applications for a full time Press Operator to operate and maintain the Man Roland offset press.

  • Maintain operational condition of CTP platesetters, plate processors following manufacturer's maintenance.
  • Operate forklift to load newsprint in reel room.
  • Make paster patterns on reels.
  • Set ink and water and clean ink fountains.
  • Operate densitometer.
  • Learn color registration.
  • Lead web and set rollers, plate press, cleanup blankets and rollers.
  • Responsible for general maintenance and housekeeping of press and reel rooms.
  • Abide by all OSHA regulations and other established company safety policies.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements
  • One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Previous printing or pressroom experience preferred.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Computer experience a plus but not necessary.
  • Mechanically inclined.
  • Occasionally required to lift and /or move up to 50 pounds.

About the Organization
At Forum Communications Company, our legacy is deeply rooted in harnessing the power of communication to connect and inform people in the communities we serve. Since 1917, everything we do is driven by creating and sharing information, ideas and insights.

Today, we're a leading media and technology company that's home to a family of people whose passion and purpose is fueled by collaboration and innovation We believe in supporting each other, working hard towards common goals and having fun.

Come for the perks:

Excellent employee culture, competitive pay, comprehensive benefits package, generous paid time off, paid holidays and paid time off for birthday, 401(k), company-paid volunteer time, health and wellness initiatives, paid parental and pregnancy disability leave for qualifying employees.

Stay for the people:

Family-owned and operated since 1917, development and growth opportunities, inclusive, creative culture, safe working environment, employees of all ages and backgrounds, positive collaboration.

EOE Statement
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

This position is currently accepting applications.