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Randstad Press Operator in Nashville, Tennessee

Press Operator

job details:

  • location:Nashville, TN

  • salary:$13.50 - $17 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, March 22, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Miscellaneous Repair Services

  • reference:S_743465

  • questions:deann.hampton@randstadusa.com615-859-6425

job description

Press Operator

Four Week Rotating Schedule: 6:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m. (Monday-Wednesday); 6:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. (Thursday-Saturday)

Will operate offset press machines as well as other print production machines. Our print and press machines are used to produce high quality secured cards-all in color. You will be responsible for the set up and operation of print and press machines, perform quality checks, confirm quantity produced, and ensure the batch is correct per the job ticket. In this role, strong attention to detail is imperative.


At least 4-5 years of printing press experience is required.

Set up and operate print and press machines to start a production cycle.

Examine job ticket to determine quality to be printed, stock specifications, colors and any special printing instructions.

Control and adjust machine settings; resolve any machine errors that may occur while operating.

Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines.

Ink color mixing / matching; fill and replenish ink fountains.

Inspect print rolls, and align with the plate cylinders to achieve proper ink application; change rolls as necessary.

Maintain color consistency and print quality during production run.

Examine prints for ink density, position on paper-make necessary adjustments to the print or press machine throughout production run to maintain specifications from job ticket.

Clean machine parts such as plates and cylinders.

Working hours: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Experience with sheet-fed printing.

Ability to distinguish color variations.

Able to use various measuring devices.

Experience in a fast paced, high volume production environment and understanding of production concepts.

Strong mechanical aptitude.

Deep knowledge of production and print/press operation.

Experience operating a computer workstation.

Ability to work overtime including holidays and weekends during peak periods.

Flexibility with working in other areas on occasion.

Strong ability to multi task.

Ability to work with associates with collaboration related to productivity, safety and quality of work


High School




High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred, but is not required.

Successful performance requires good vision including close vision for accurate attention to detail.

Work requires incumbent to be mobile and in a standing / walking position.

Ability to lift up to 50 lbs regularly.

Uses hands to handle, finger, or feel objects and to perform keyboarding.

Be able, as it is necessary-to climb, stretch, crouch or kneel.

Please call 615-859-6425 to discuss further or apply online www.randstadusa.com

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