Press Operator Resume Samples

The role of a Press Operator is crucial for any industry which depends on plastic and metal parts for building its final products. The job description involves running computer numerical controlled machines to cut and shape metals and plastics as component parts. The work activities found on the Press Operator Resume include the following – reading blueprints and determining how to set the machine, performing necessary calculations; monitoring machines to detect and indicate mechanical issues; inspecting produced products, ensuring the products adhere to the standard specifications, troubleshooting machine malfunctions and completing minor repairs.

The following are some important skills that an employer looks forward in the resumes – good physical condition, mental stamina, the ability to detect slight irregularities, technical knowledge, mechanical skills and proficiency with computer-aided manufacturing software. Most of the job applicants tend to gain their education through vocational schools.

Press Operator I Resume

Objective : 2 years of experience as a Press Operator. A fast-paced employee who stays busy likes to emphasize my skills. Have supervisory skills and knowledge on how companies operate.

Skills : Excel, Quality Control, Fast Paced, Micro Meters Gauges/Rulers, Calipers, Blue Prints, Machine Operator, Leadership, Microsoft, Quality Assurance, and Customer Service.

Description :

  • Activate machines to shape or form products such as candy bars, light bulbs, balloons, or insulation panels.
  • Adjust machine components to regulate speeds, pressures, and temperatures, and amounts, dimensions, and flow of materials or ingredients.
  • Clean dies, arbors, compression chambers, and molds, using swabs, sponges, or air hoses.
  • Disassemble equipment to repair it or to replace parts such as nozzles, punches, and filters.
  • Examine, measure, and weigh materials or products to verify conformance to standards, using measuring devices such as templates, micrometers, or scales.
  • Install, align, and adjust neck rings, press plungers, and feeder tubes.
  • Monitor machine operations and observe lights and gauges to detect malfunctions.
  • Move materials, supplies, components, and finished products between storage and work areas, using work aids such as racks, hoists, and hand trucks.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
HSED


Press Operator, Quality Tech Resume

Summary : 21+ years of experience as a Press Operator. Looking for a career opportunity to utilize the technical experience and skills gained from over the years in a physically demanding, fast-paced environment.

Skills : Operation and Troubleshooting/Repair Knowledge Of Equipment, Timely Decision Making/Time Management In Deadline-Oriented, OSHA and Company Safety Compliance, (Lock-out/Tag-out, HazCom, Etc.).

Description :

  • Expertise in each of the process steps of the newspaper press: folder, ink, fly, and reel.
  • Timely loading of newsprint rolls onto conveyor using powered industrial material handling the equipment.
  • Operating plate room machines, ensuring timely transfer of negative to plate for the press.
  • Manipulating press controls to start, set and adjust speed, ink flow, position, and pressure to ensure quality output.
  • Performing routine quality control checks to make sure paper and ink meet the required specs.
  • Making adjustments to the margins and the flow of ink to the inking rollers as needed.
  • Identifying and fixing problems such as web breaks as quickly as possible to avoid excessive downtime.
  • Dismantling and reassembling printing unit or parts, using hand and power tools, to repair, maintain or adjust machine.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Assembly Press Operator Resume

Summary : Experienced Press Operator, with 7+ years of experience, shipping, press operations, and quality control with the ability to work independently and maintain high levels of productivity. I wish to obtain a position with a company that contributes to energy conservation and that has a positive impact on the environment. Ability to work well with others and the ability to multi-task.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Email, Machine Operator, Leadership, Microsoft, Quality Assurance, Fast Learner, Blueprint Reading, and Mechanically Inclined.

Description :

  • Collaborating with teams/departments to ensure a smooth workflow and efficient organization operations.
  • Reviewing project drawings to perform installation activities according to specifications.
  • Keeping supervisor informed of job progress and material requirements loaded and unloaded pieces into boxes for shipment.
  • Maintaining compliance with company standards to perform all maintenance activities.
  • Operating a wide variety of equipment including power saws, sanders, grinders, cranes drill press, forklift, and basic hand tools.
  • Picking, packing, receiving, and restocking products with the forklift, lift truck and stock picker.
  • Preparing pallets by following prescribed stacking arrangement and properly tagging pallets.
  • Reducing downtime during production by maintaining equipment and reducing unnecessary maintenance.
  • Operating press to achieve the highest print quality with minimal scrap and high productivity.
  • Adjusting press during production runs to maintain specific registration and color densities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GS

Assistant Press Operator Resume

Headline : Adaptable Press Operator with extensive experience in material handling, inspections and shipping and receiving. Focused on continual process improvement and cost reduction. Highlights Production scheduling.

Skills : Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, Tablets, Google Docs. Spreadsheets, Blueprint Reading, and Mechanically Inclined.

Description :

  • Responsibilities operating heated press that made plastic parts for automotive industrial companies.
  • Spraying the inner surface of the mold with lubricant to prevent the rubber from sticking.
  • Inserting metal parts in mold cavities to join with the rubber during the process.
  • Closing mold pushed it into the press and set the timer for specified curing time.
  • Pulling the mold from the press and stripped articles from the mold. Tore flash rings from edges of piecework removed the plastic rind from molds, using the air hose and occasional propane torch.
  • Examined job orders to determine the quantity, stock specifications, colors, and special printing instructions.
  • Operated small table top folders and collator for bindery and finishing - worked full time during summers and taken as a class during the school year.
  • Examine completed workpieces for defects, such as chipped edges or marred surfaces and sort defective pieces according to types of flaws.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBH


Printing Press Operator Resume

Objective : 4+ years of experience as a Press Operator. High aptitude and interest in the use, operations, and repairs of flexo printing machines Skillful in Microsoft Office Suite Demonstrated research, analysis, and problem-solving skills Strong communication skills High emphasis on maintaining quality and accuracy in work.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Gallus Flexographic, Presses Rotoflex, Arpeco, and Scantec Converters, X-Rite and Measure Color, MacOS and Windows OS, Harman Soundcraft Expressions, 3 Allen Heath GLD-80.

Description :

  • Operating flexo printing machinery and set up its configuration as per the client's specifications.
  • Leading press crew and produce high-quality material in a productive and efficient manner.
  • Examining job orders to determine the quantity, stock specifications, colors, and special printing instructions.
  • Inspecting printed materials for any defects, misprinting, blur or off-center printing, spitting of colors.
  • Installing proper ani-boxes, mount plate cylinders and dies into proper print and die stations.
  • Assisting in measuring the quantity of ink, colors, and materials to be used for orders.
  • Reorganizing rotary screen and cold foil stations to run a family of jobs more efficiently with less wear on screen.
  • Adjusting press during production runs to maintain specific registration and color densities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AA

Digital Press Operator Resume

Summary : 12 years of experience as a Press Operator. Printing plant worker with a broad knowledge of gravure, offset lithography, screen printing, flexography, and digital and letterpresses. Flexo printing professional who possesses excellent artwork layout, color scheme, and design skills.

Skills : Flexographic Environment,Minimal Scrap Methodology, Roller Setting,Strong Mechanical Aptitude, Understand Glue Systems, Understand Die Cutter, and Ran 2-4 Color Press.

Description :

  • Prepared and operated the offset printing press for maximum efficiency and production.
  • Examined job orders to determine the quantity, stock specifications, colors, and special printing instructions.
  • Checked job information at each press to verify that the correct ink was delivered.
  • Analyzed account workload quantity, complexity, and due dates to predict and prevent problems.
  • Properly secured loads with security straps, covers and security seals.
  • Responsible for checking parts that are suitable to be shipped to the customer.
  • Set stops on machine beds, change dies and adjust components, such as rams or power presses, when making multiple or successive passes.
  • Examine completed workpieces for defects, such as chipped edges or marred surfaces and sort defective pieces according to types of flaws.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS

Lead Press Operator Resume

Summary : 28+ years of experience as a Press Operator. I am a highly motivated individual looking for an opportunity in growth within Standard Register Company. I am career oriented, always striving for continuous improvement in quality and cost reduction through hands-on management techniques.

Skills : Valid Forklift License, Leadership, Work Well Independently, and In Team Settings, Excellent Interpersonal, and Communication, Both Written and Verbal, Fast Learner, Blueprint Reading, and Mechanically Inclined.

Description :

  • Responsibilities are to set up and operate a wide variety of production equipment, read the information on the job ticket and produce a quality form.
  • Examining job orders to determine details such as quantities to be printed, production times, stock specifications, colors and color sequences.
  • Solving major customer problems, by working with an in-house team to identify critical vendor problems. Managing to eliminate customer complaints.
  • Monitoring production machinery/equipment operation to detect problems.
  • Maintaining and implementing proper make-ready information and ensures proper start-up procedures
  • Monitoring production data including quality and downtime using charts, graphs, etc. to ensure necessary standards are maintained and/or improved
  • Training and supervising crew to work safely and efficiently to assure consistently reliable operational efficiencies
  • Participating in kaizen to restructure the cell to maximize efficiency.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS

Press Operator II Resume

Summary : 8 years of experience as a Press Operator. Due to facility elimination, ambitious P.I.C. press operator is seeking a career change and long term employment. The leadership and problem-solving skills attained during the years of newspaper production will help your company meet its goals. Ability to produce quality work while exceeding deadlines in an efficient and safe manner will greatly and positively impact your organization.

Skills : Proven Team Leader, Math / Logbook Abilities, Mechanical Aptitude With Manual Communication, and Interpersonal Dexterity, Quality Control Analysis, Critical Thinking, and Complex Problem Solving.

Description :

  • Load presses with paper and make necessary adjustments, according to the paper size and print specifications.
  • Operate press console for speed, fold, alignment, cutoff, and overall quality.
  • Repair and replace techno-trans water spray bars and operate techno-trans water control system.
  • Create print jobs and have accurate data entry into the press control systems computer network.
  • Digital ink page pack controllers and use the press manager to control ink values.
  • Operate press and cutoff saw to create certain features needed for the part.
  • Reduced scrap parts and helped to reduce the time needed to do setups by pre-staging and filling out set up sheets.
  • Maintained and implemented proper make-ready information and ensures proper start-up procedures.
  • Monitored production data including quality and downtime using charts, graphs, etc. to ensure necessary standards are maintained and/or improved.
  • Trained and supervised crew to work safely and efficiently to assure consistently reliable operational efficiencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Jr. Press Operator Resume

Objective : 3 years of experience as a Press Operator. Looking to obtain a full-time position utilizing my skills, abilities, and hands-on experience from my previous employment.

Skills : Unix Administration, Windows Based PC Administration, Warehouse, Microsoft Word Certification, Microsoft Excel Certification, Leadership Training Expeditor, and Shipping Experience.

Description :

  • Responsible for the operation of a computer programmed printing press, utilizing various inks for printing operated an industrial size die-cut machine, operated fragrance injection machine observed machine operations to ensure quality and conformity of filled or packaged products to standards.
  • Monitor the production line, watching for problems such as pile-ups, jams, or glue that isn't sticking properly.
  • Attached identification labels to finished packaged items, such as lot numbers or shipping destinations.
  • Stocked and sort product for packaging or filling machine operation, and replenished packaging supplies, such as wrapping paper, plastic sheet, boxes, cartons, glue, ink, or labels.
  • Remove finished packaged items from machine and separate rejected items.
  • Positioned and secured machinery by reading and interpreting blueprints and diagrams.
  • Clean ink fountains, plates, or printing unit cylinders when press runs are completed.
  • Applied engineering techniques to manage manufacturing systems or processes.
  • Observe equipment operations so that malfunctions can be detected, and notify operators of any malfunctions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Press Operator Resume

Headline : 5+ years of experience as a Press Operator. Looking to obtain a professional challenging position, utilize my skills and learn new skills. I am friendly, loyal, and dedicated. I have the ambition to succeed in any given environment.

Skills : Set Up, Operate, SAP/ Barcode Scanning, Change Over and Troubleshoot Assembly Machines, Such As Lobes, Lathes, and Cells. Ability To Operate Sit Down Forklift, and Other Material Handling Equipment, Customer Service, Inbound Calls, Insurance Claims, Computer Literacy, Printer, Fax, Spreadsheet, Windows 8, and Outlook Express

Description :

  • Maintaining a safe and clean work environment while complying with the departmental procedures regarding safety and environmental policies.
  • Detail oriented performing the job at the required rate make adjustments to parts as needed to ensure quality parts.
  • Following all work instructions pack parts, ensuring quantity and quality meets standard requirements.
  • Maintaining and implementing proper make-ready information and ensures proper start-up procedures
  • Monitoring production data including quality and downtime using charts, graphs, etc. to ensure necessary standards are maintained and/or improved
  • Training and supervising crew to work safely and efficiently to assure consistently reliable operational efficiencies
  • Preparing job books for mold techs, printed labels for shipment, documented and entered scrap to send to supervisor.
  • Filling out paperwork for all jobs running and training sheets for new jobs performed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED