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Digital Press Operator – Indianapolis, IN

Build your career with an industry leader! Pratt Visual Solutions in Indianapolis, IN is looking for a Digital Press Operator to ensure the accurate, safe and timely completion of print jobs.  Adheres to safety and quality standards and standard operating procedures at all times.  Performs all data collection and reporting activities for press operations Operates the press, performs basic maintenance on equipment, assures changeover procedures are followed and trains team members on press team duties.

Responsibilities

  • Exhibits strong communication skills; ability to interact effectively with management, customers, peers, and vendors.
  • Complies with Standard Operating Procedures and all safety policies, practices and procedures.
  • Maintains a positive attitude and enhances culture by promoting respect and cooperation.
  • Reads and interprets production job tickets accurately.
  • Effectively operates the mechanical aspects of each printing press. Monitors progress of print jobs, guaranteeing quality of completed prints.
  • Removes completed prints from press and stages for transfer to next appropriate production department. 
  • Notifies appropriate supervision of color or quality errors in prints prior to completion of job. 
  • Accurately records material usage and scrap for inventory and job costing purposes and records information into the corporate ERP as necessary.
  • Performs basic preventative maintenance on presses and related equipment
  • Apprises appropriate supervision and maintenance of need for more extensive maintenance on presses and related equipment.

Requirements

  • Minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years previous digital printing or industry related experience;
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills required, with basic to intermediate skills with MS Office products required, and the ability to locate and open files and navigate in the company’s ERP system.
  • Color Theory knowledge required.
  • Must be able to work independently, with little supervision.
  • Ability to follow instructions provided verbally, in writing or in diagram form.
  • Requires the ability to read and understand job tickets and Production Schedules.
  • Must be capable of prioritizing and organizing tasks for timely completion.
  • Ability to stand the majority of the workday, and tolerate the noise, air quality and general work conditions of a production environment.
  • Good color vision, with the ability to identify and distinguish colors accurately.
  • Ability to frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work overtime as needed.

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