Machine Press Operator - 1st and 2nd Shifts!


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Located in Portland, ME

Salary: $16.50 - $17.25 p/hour

A local manufacturing company that does traditional forms and digital print related products is seeking for Web Press Operators! 


Responsible for operating business forms presses that print multi-colors. Primarily responsible for machine operations, production, and general maintenance.

 Essential Functions: 

  • Reads job ticket face and confirms with purchase order. 
  • Interprets special instructions for layout of various types of process color work.
  • Reviews samples if included in the ticket.
  • Confirms proper type of stock and quantity is available.
  • Sets-up the press – hangs plate and adjusts feeder/delivery units.
  • Inks-up the press – fills ink wells and water tanks.  Mixes chemical solution.  Adjusts ink fountains for proper ink distribution.
  • Requests press checks.
  • Monitors and tends the press while job is running.
  • Self-checks quality and ensures product meets the company’s and customer’s quality standards.
  • Drains and refills clean water unit and changes filters.
  • Removes chemicals from units.  Washes units, trays, blankets, and blades.
  • Performs daily housekeeping functions including washing the outside of the press and sweeping floors.
  • Other tasks as assigned 

Schedule and Pay: 

1st Shift: Monday - Friday, 5:30am - 2:00pm, $16.50 p/hour NO WEEKENDS! 

2nd Shift: Monday - Thursday, 2:00pm - 12:30am, $17.25 p/hour NO WEEKENDS! 

Monthly reviews will provide pay increases based upon performance! 





Express Office: Portland
49 Dartmouth Street
Suite #1
Portland, ME 04101
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