The Press Helper performs a variety of operations and tasks with the main target of maintaining and keeping the press running. A well-drafted Press Helper Resume includes the following core tasks – assisting in all aspects of operations, assisting in leading press operator in operations; setting up the feeder end of the press; gathering job ticket and plating files; adhering to and following all safety policies and procedures; assisting press operator in routine maintenance, assisting in blanket washing and plate hanging and back cylinder cleaning; and locating paper and loading paper.
The position requires the following skills and abilities – basic mechanical troubleshooting skills, ability to perform basic arithmetic skills; being adaptable to learn new technology and equipment, and physical endurance to bend and work in awkward body postures. A high school diploma or GED is commonly required.
Objective : Quick learner and has intermediate skills with computers; applications such as, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Skills : Technical Skills, Management.
Helped every printer in which had nine in that shift.
Received training and assisted lead pressman in the printing of 2/C and 4/C jobs on a 2/C Harris 38" press.
Assisted the Operator with complete change-overs on the machine.
Assisted in maintaining quality while the press is running and when the operator is on break, assist maintain 5S Standards.
Maintained PH levels and viscosity of the inks; perform changes of large rolls of paper, and am a licensed forklift operator.
Worked at extruded they had me placing aluminum on racks, then they had on the tail stretcher basically stretching out the aluminum.
Changed plates on press, checked for flaws or misprint in the material being printed.
Press Helper II Resume
Headline : A press helper works in the plastic industry and helps set up printing machines on plastic materials.
Skills : Customer Service, Telephone, Production and Manufacturing.
Sets up, adjusted, and operated printing presses to print various printed materials.
Cleaned, lubricated press to achieve successful printing operation.
Performed all regular daily, weekly, or monthly maintenance for presses and other pressroom equipment in compliance.
Developed and maintained the correct pressure and registration between the plates and ink in order to obtain a clean, clear impression of the material.
Inspected work in progress and finished materials to ensure the quality standards and accuracy of printing is being maintained.
Resolved technical problems with presses, inks, and other solutions as necessary.
Responsible for calling the attention of any problems with equipment to the supervisor.
Performed other related jobs within the department as required.
Press Helper I Resume
Objective : Inserting a spindle through a roll of plastic, positioning the spindle and clamping it in place, and threading material through rolls and tapes.
Skills : Graphic Design, Data Entry, Adobe Creative Suite.
Manually controlled handles, levers, and buttons to start the printing machine in order to operate the equipment.
Set and adjusted speed, temperature, ink flow, position and pressure tolerance of press.
Selected and installed printing plates, rollers, screens, stencils, type, dye, and cylinders in the machine according to specifications.
Positioned and adjusted unprinted materials on holding fixture or in loading and feeding mechanisms of the press.
Reviewed work order to determine ink, stock, and equipment needed for production.
Accepted orders, calculated and quoted prices and received customer payments. Discarded or corrected misprinted materials using ink eradicators or solvents.
Dismantled and reassembled printing unit or parts, using hand and power tools to repair, maintain or adjust machines.
Cleaned and lubricated printing machines and components (rollers, screens, typesetting, reservoirs) using oil, solvents brushes, rags, and hoses.
Jr. Press Helper Resume
Objective : Press Helper is responsible for building relationships with the press and public. This person will be able to identify opportunities for the company and act as a liaison between the press, senior management, and other departments.
Skills : Measurement tools, Leadership skills.
Assisted the press operator to make sure the press was ready for the job.
Assisted the press operator to install paper packing sheets on the impression cylinder and made sure everything was fastened tightly.
Adjusted machine parts such as suction grippers, guides, feed wheels, jogging devices, tapes, and cams.
Removed loaded skid of printed material from the stacking machine by using a hand truck, and replaced it with an empty skid.
Inspected rolls of paper, removed damaged and hung the same.
Stripped expended rolls/cores, mixed fountain solution, and silicone solution, and organized punch rings for bindery units.
Pressed were all web forms presses with inline bindery units with the exception of one press.
Press Helper/Executive Resume
Objective : To gain a position that will utilize organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Particular interests lie in positions in the transportation, warehousing, shipping.