Lead Pressman Resume Samples

A Lead Pressman is involved in coordinating the process of press operations in the printing industry. Apart from overseeing the work performance, these professionals are shouldered with the duties mentioned on the Lead Pressman Resume – preparing the press for printing, solving any issues that arise during printing, observing the printing process, examining job orders, stock specifications and determining quality; resetting the press and adjusting the controls, removing paper jams, refilling inks, and checking the final product to ensure quality.

A well-drafted resume mentions the following skills and abilities – good practical skills, printing expertise, teamwork, attention to details, knowledge of printing press operations; skillful in repairing and performing basic maintenance work; and high level of physical endurance. While a high school diploma is the required education, possessing higher studies and training will enhance job prospects.

 

Lead Pressman Resume example

Lead Pressman/Operator Resume

Summary : Highly knowledgeable lead pressman with over 20 years dedicated to large format printing. Vast amount of press size experience with different printing applications. Demonstrated high quality detailed leadership as a lead pressman as well as a working pressman foreman.

Skills : Get color, and Register.

Description :

    1. Directed all aspects of press production from planning and scheduling press run through a quality review of the finished product.
    2. Interviewed, hired and regularly evaluated employees.
    3. Planed and designed production lines for an efficient workflow.
    4. Performed major and minor thermographer repair.
    5. Operated and maintained a Heidelberg Speed master 4-color 40 inch perfecting printing press.
    6. Operated a 2 color Komori 40 inch printing press, second pressman when needed on a 6 color Mitsubishi printing press, assisted in other aspects of the printing shop as requested, operated forklifts.
    7. Pulled stock for standing jobs, un-loaded trucks.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Media Arts


Sr. Lead Pressman Resume

Summary : Dependable pressman with 38+ years experience in production of daily newspapers and commercial printing. Have all own tools and am a very reliable, hard working team player.

Skills : Electrical, Plumbing, Painting and Carpentry.

Description :

    1. Accurately read, understood, and carried out written instructions.
    2. Attended bi-annual safety meetings to ensure the machine operation safety.
    3. Communicated operational issues and changes to supervisor on a regular basis.
    4. Followed company procedures to maintain a work environment in a neat and orderly condition.
    5. Timely and precise production of the daily newspaper.
    6. Trained to staff Essential role in helping reduce the cost of errors and achieving client satisfaction, performing daily and preventive maintenance to all pressroom equipment.
    7. Worked at all levels on the manufacturing side of printing.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
General Education


Lead Pressman III Resume

Summary : Streamlining workflow and reducing costs along with a proven track record of producing high quality material within tight deadlines makes a great addition to any company.

Skills : Printing, Bindery, Bindery.

Description :

    1. Responsible for running 6 unit press with a crew of 3.
    2. Maintained quality throughout runs and set up the press for future runs.
    3. Met all goals set by management and helped set standards for quality and lean production.
    4. Used maintenance skills to fix minor repairs and assist maintenance with major repairs.
    5. Started preventive maintenance so we could catch problems before they caused quality or production delays.
    6. Ensured product is of outstanding quality for customer's approval Maintain general upkeep of the press.
    7. Installed printing plates while positioning for proper and precise fit Verify finished product matches the proof while obtaining customer approval for the final run of product.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Pressman II Resume

Summary : Meticulous and responsible worker skilled at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Brings a positive attitude and willingness to do whatever it takes to complete any assigned task on time, and done correctly, the first time. Always willing to learn new skills and willingly take on new responsibilities. Outstanding ability to work in a team environment. Eager to learn and accept new responsibilities.

Skills : Metal FX, Mixing custom Inks, Training, Inventory,Trouble Shooting.

Description :

    1. Operated and maintained 3 and 4 color web offset printing presses.
    2. Experienced and trained in pre-press procedures and plate making.
    3. Regularly operated forklifts and roll clamps.
    4. Extensively involved in new product development both inside Phoenix and partnerships with outside companies such as Appleton/Appvion.
    5. Monitored time and performance standards and reduced waste and spoilage during run mode.
    6. Accurately set-up fold, adjusting roll mechanisms, tension and guide devices.
    7. Responsible for all mechanical servicing of the printing machines.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Pressman I Resume

Summary : Meticulous and responsible worker skilled at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Brings a positive attitude and willingness to do whatever it takes to complete any assigned task on time, and done correctly, the first time.

Skills : Equipment Expertise- Running and Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Managed daily operation of machine and crew.
    2. Coordinated production time between Customer Service and Scheduling.
    3. Maintained daily and weekly schedules for the shipping of the product.
    4. Maintained quality of product and resolved quality control issues.
    5. Performed daily, weekly, and monthly maintenance and repairs on the press.
    6. Ordered all supplies and materials needed.
    7. Responsible for running the press at production speeds while maintaining a high level of quality.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Pressman/Specialist Resume

Summary : More than 20 years as a Lead Pressman. Quality driven, have a great eye for color. Looking for a stable company where can grow.

Skills : Media Specialist, Press Operator.

Description :

    1. Operated press to achieve highest print quality with minimal scrap and high productivity.
    2. Produced high quality finished printed material in a timely and efficient manner.
    3. Analyzed daily density readings from each printer to detect potential quality issues.
    4. Examined job orders to determine quantity, stock specifications, colors and special printing instructions.
    5. Prepared and operated the offset printing press for maximum efficiency and production.
    6. Maintained register during the make-ready and productions processes.
    7. Applied appropriate packing sheets to cylinders to build up a blanket of thickness.
    8. Multi-tasked to keep all assigned projects running effectively and efficiently.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Lead Pressman Resume

Headline : Highly skilled pressmen with extensive experience in maintaining and operating a variety of manufacturing equipment. Trained in following safety protocols with a broad knowledge of workplace health and safety procedures.

Skills : MS Office, MS Excel.

Description :

    1. Identified printing job requirements through reviewing job specifications.
    2. Established press by loading stock and adjust for size, mounts as well as set printing plates along with cylinders.
    3. Established printing press quality through pulling proof copies.
    4. Adapted to ink distribution, speed along with drying temperatures.
    5. Ensured to reduce downtime through troubleshooting stoppages as well as breakdowns and call for maintenance assistance.
    6. Ensured press operation through completing preventive maintenance needs.
    7. Head responsibility to prepared and operated the Nilpeter 3300 printing press.
    8. Coordinated workload schedule to attain client timeframe requirements to achieve optimum productivity.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Media Arts

Associate Lead Pressman Resume

Summary : To obtain a position in a progressive company, utilizing printing, mechanical, and analytical skills within the industry.

Skills : Excel, Power Point.

Description :

    1. Operated a full-size Web Offset headset press with Inline finishing caught many mistakes, either customer files, or internal errors.
    2. Accredited for safety, and making sure everyone on equipment is wearing appropriate PPE.
    3. Trained other inexperienced people on what the job expectations are, and monitoring their progress.
    4. Used Registration and Color monitoring.
    5. Fixed minor press breakdowns, and maintaining equipment.
    6. Self-motivated person which jawing with everyone on the shop floor.
    7. Realized that production is the most important thing to keep the doors open.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Graphic Communications

Lead Pressman/Representative Resume

Summary : Certified Installation Technician with background in commercial and residential installations. Seeks a challenging role that will offer opportunities for professional advancement in the field. Installation Technician successful at managing multiple projects daily and seeing a diverse range of technical tasks through to completion.

Skills : Sous Chef/chef.

Description :

    1. Changed press plates, blankets, or cylinders, as required.
    2. Cleaned ink fountains, plates, or printing unit cylinders when press runs are completed.
    3. Cleaned or oil presses or make minor repairs, using hand tools.
    4. Collected and inspected random samples during print runs to identify any necessary adjustments.
    5. Examined job orders to determine quantities to be printed, stock specifications, colors, or special printing instructions.
    6. Feed paper through press cylinders and adjust feed and tension controls.
    7. Input production job settings into workstation terminals that control automated printing systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certification In Nutrition

Lead Pressman Resume

Summary : Specialized in web offset & flexo printing and maintenance operations. Loyal person, have a good work ethic, very dependable and flexible. Work well in a team environment. Goal oriented and always open to learning new and valuable ideas. Have worked well with various diverse people.

Skills : Press Operator.

Description :

    1. Operated Goebel web offset press with die cut capability.
    2. Set up UV lamps for UV inks and set up flexo coating unit for postage stamps.
    3. Printed social security cards and postage stamps along with other high security government jobs.
    4. Trained on Man Roland sheet fed six color press.
    5. Produced high security government documents.
    6. Gained valuable experience on different offset presses.
    7. Performed regular preventive maintenance on presses.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Business Administration