Pressman Resume Samples

Working for printing industries, the Pressman will undertake the responsibility for preparing the press for printing operations. The other duties are listed on the Pressman Resume as follows – overseeing the operation and maintenance of printing presses, making sure the hard copies of magazines, newspaper, and other printed materials are error-free and seamless; creating sample copies of printed materials, getting sample approved from supervisor, inspecting regularly the press machine to ensure proper functioning, and resetting the press in case of paper jam or tear.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – printing expertise, strong practical abilities, attention to details, troubleshooting skills, teamwork, ability to solve basic mechanical issues, quality control skills and the ability to meet deadlines. One can get into this role without a post-secondary education; however, some companies hire for entry-level roles and provide on-the-job training.

 

Pressman Resume example

Pressman Resume

Summary : Experienced Pressman searching for a position where my production and management skills will be utilized. My work experience is not only in production but in pre and post-production. I have a solid background in the printing area using a multitude of equipment.

Skills : Forklift operation, Pressman, Communication.

Description :

    1. Collected and inspected random, samples during print runs to identify any necessary adjustments.
    2. Verified that paper and ink meet the specifications for given job.
    3. Started presses and pull proofs to check for ink coverage and density, alignment, and registration.
    4. Changed press plates, dies, and perfs as required.
    5. Obtained or mixed inks and fill ink fountains.
    6. Loaded presses with paper and make necessary adjustments, according paper size.
    7. Cleaned fountains, plates, and cylinders when press runs are completed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates In Business


Pressman Resume

Headline : To obtain a Pressman position within a growing company that will allow me to practice and use my skills in large format Sheet-fed Printing.

Skills : Coordinating Skills, Communication Skills, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Capabled of quickly identifying printing defects while running such as hickies, smashed blankets, plate scratches, roller settings, ect.
    2. Performed all press duties such as running and maintaining the feeder, hanging plates and blankets, changing and setting rollers, and overall press cleanliness.
    3. Faded paper through press cylinders, adjust feed, and tensions.
    4. Determined and understood all order instructions and running of press productively while, meeting job requirements of ink density, ink and water balance, color matching, size and construction, and required attributes at a quality level that meets or exceeds our customers expectations.
    5. Acted as a subject matter expert training other employees and defining process improvement opportunities and procedures.
    6. Maintained the ability to troubleshoot mechanical breakdowns; demonstrate the ability to make adjustments to the equipment including blanket changes, washing up units, cleaning water system, and roller settings as required.
    7. Performed work to provide high-quality products.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      5-7 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      Diploma


      Pressman Resume

      Summary : Production and manufacturing specialist with over 20 years of experience. Well rounded range of skills with machinery and equipment. Effective communication skills with a background in leadership, supervision, and customer service. Quality and detail-oriented problem solver.

      Skills : Detail-Oriented, Communication, MS Office.

      Description :

        1. Effectively operated and maintained all printing press equipment.
        2. Mentored and trained crew members to safely operate machinery.
        3. Met or exceeded production schedule with an emphasis on quality.
        4. Responsible for operation, maintenance, and rebuilds of equipment.
        5. Closely worked and trained with installers, electricians, and other maintenance personnel during installation and start-up of new equipment.
        6. Responsible for cross-training in all other departments in order to manage internal customer expectations.
        7. Conducted annual reviews for crew members giving recommendations for job performance.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      Diploma In General Studies

      Pressman Resume

      Headline : Seeking a Pressman position, responsible for Verifying press layouts for reel stand setup, Loading reel stands with proper newsprint requirements, and also Mading proper paster patterns for various newsprint widths.

      Skills : Graphic Communications, Pressman, Operating.

      Description :

        1. Promptly removed completed loads from the press.
        2. Examined job orders to determine the quantity, stock specifications, colors, and special printing instructions.
        3. Operated press to achieve the highest print quality with minimal scrap and high productivity.
        4. Verified press layouts for reel stand setup.
        5. Loaded reel stands with proper newsprint requirements.
        6. Made proper paster patterns for various newsprint widths.
        7. Performed work to provide high quality products.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Business Administration

            Pressman Resume

            Summary : Pressman with 7 years of experience in Threading paper through the press (requires climbing, balancing, stooping, and reaching), Filling out production paperwork, and also Cleaning plate cylinder and install press plates in proper positions.

            Skills : Problem Solver, Operating Skills, Communication Skills.

            Description :

              1. Monitored printed products for proper folder cutoffs and margin controls.
              2. Reviewed job tickets and verify that stock and inks, are available and used as specified.
              3. Completed required paperwork and quality sign-offs.
              4. Inspected product for any imperfections or irregularities making adjustments as needed.
              5. Performed troubleshooting and preventative maintenance tasks.
              6. Communicated with other Press Operators and Supervisors on production issues, needs, and recommendations to improve.
              7. Operated machinery in the press department including reel stands, press units, folder, plateroom equipment, clamp truck, and press control.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  10+ Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Senior
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  Engineering

                                                  Pressman Resume

                                                  Objective : Passionate about work ethic and achieving company goals. Eager to join a dynamic team that rewards initiative and high quality service. Meticulous, hard worker who excels at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure.

                                                  Skills : Forklift License, Customer Service, Training Skills.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Checked job information at each press to verify that the correct link was delivered.
                                                    2. Successfully completed monthly safety training sessions.
                                                    3. Greeted customers and ascertained customers' needs.
                                                    4. Answered questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
                                                    5. Accurately read, understood, and carried out written instructions.
                                                    6. Employed a wide variety of hand and power tools including hoists, drills, precision measuring instruments, and electronic testing devices.
                                                    7. Installed and adjusted blankets and rollers as needed.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  2-5 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Junior
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  Diploma

                                                  Pressman Resume

                                                  Summary : Highly qualified Pressman with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

                                                  Skills : Sous Chef, Monitoring Skills, Cleaning SKills.

                                                  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. Faded paper through press cylinders and adjust feed and tension controls.
                                                    7. Monitored and maintained proper ink and water balance during press runs.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  7-10 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Management
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  GED

                                                  Pressman Resume

                                                  Headline : Experienced Management and Manufacturing background. Self-directed and ambitious. Highly motivated with maintenance experience. Very hands on individual with knowledge and safety and production.

                                                  Skills : Microsoft Office, Computer Literary, Problem Resolution, Creative Writing, Teamwork.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Adjusted digital files to alter print elements, such as fonts, graphics, or color separations.
                                                    2. Cleaned ink fountains, plates, or printing unit cylinders when press runs are completed.
                                                    3. Collected and inspected random samples during print runs to identify any necessary adjustments.
                                                    4. Downloaded or scanned files to be printed, using printing production software.
                                                    5. Monitored automated press operation systems and respond to fault, error, or alert messages.
                                                    6. Cleaned plate cylinder and install press plates in proper positions.
                                                    7. Inspected papers visually during press runs for correct color registration.
                                                              Years of Experience
                                                              Experience
                                                              5-7 Years
                                                              Experience Level
                                                              Level
                                                              Executive
                                                              Education
                                                              Education
                                                              Diploma

                                                              Pressman Resume

                                                              Summary : Pressman with 6 years of experience in Inspecting papers visually during press runs for correct color registration, Monitoring and maintaining proper ink and water balance during press runs, and also Installing and adjusting blankets and rollers as needed.

                                                              Skills : Scout Troop, Organized, Planning SKills.

                                                              Description :

                                                                1. Prepared and operated an offset printing press for maximum efficiency and production.
                                                                2. Achieved highest print quality with minimal scrap and high productivity.
                                                                3. Produced high quality finish printed material in a timely and efficient manner.
                                                                4. Examined job orders to determine quantity stock specifications colors and special printing instructions.
                                                                5. Maintained register during make-ready and production processes.
                                                                6. Muti-tasked to keep all assigned projects running effectively and efficiently.
                                                                7. Scheduled preventive maintenance for book block equipment.
                                                              Years of Experience
                                                              Experience
                                                              7-10 Years
                                                              Experience Level
                                                              Level
                                                              Consultant
                                                              Education
                                                              Education
                                                              Engineering Technology

                                                              Pressman Resume

                                                              Summary : Dependable and hard-working with over 25 years of experience in production and manufacturing. Strong leadership and relationship building skills. Self-motivated with high productivity while maintaining attention to detail. Safety-focused and proficient in auditing and monitoring quality requirements to meet company standards and customer specifications. Outstanding problem-solving skills focused on driving improvement through innovative ideas and methods.

                                                              Skills : Communication Skills, Maximizing SKills, Examining Skills.

                                                              Description :

                                                                1. Maximized production by operating multiple processes simultaneously.
                                                                2. Measured paper thickness and adjusted space between the blanket and impression cylinders.
                                                                3. Accurately set-up folds, adjusting roll mechanisms, tension, and guide devices.
                                                                4. Examined printed copy for correct ink density, position on paper, and registration.
                                                                5. Collaborated with technicians to diagnose equipment breakdowns and address quality issues.
                                                                6. Closely inspected equipment for safety problems, leaks, and wear and tear.
                                                                7. Communicated effectively with operators and supervisors on a technical level.
                                                              Years of Experience
                                                              Experience
                                                              10+ Years
                                                              Experience Level
                                                              Level
                                                              Senior
                                                              Education
                                                              Education
                                                              High School Diploma

                                                              Pressman Resume

                                                              Headline : As a Pressman, responsible for Monitoring printed products for proper folder cutoffs and margin controls.Performed all ongoing maintenance activities grease folder, form rollers, press drives, and also Insuring quality on-time products are produced daily.

                                                              Skills : Operating Skills, Managing Skills, Interpersonal Skills.

                                                              Description :

                                                                1. Operated an eight color KBA Rapida 130 with two coating units and a prefector.
                                                                2. Maintained the right ink and water balance throughout the run to optimize color quality.
                                                                3. Operated the Inteletrax color control system to further insure the best quality material comes off the press.
                                                                4. Maintained communication with crewmembers to enhance teamwork and insure safety.
                                                                5. Able to trouble shoot and fix press problems.
                                                                6. Properly planned for upcoming jobs with the intent or reducing make ready and wash up times.
                                                                7. Properly handled hazardous waste materials to uphold safety regulations.
                                                              Years of Experience
                                                              Experience
                                                              5-7 Years
                                                              Experience Level
                                                              Level
                                                              Executive
                                                              Education
                                                              Education
                                                              Diploma

                                                              Pressman Resume

                                                              Summary : Skilled Pressman who brings a positive attitude and commitment to safety and quality to each project. Extremely proficient setting up and operating 2 and 4-color printing presses. Twenty years of experience in the printing trade. Recognized as a dedicated team player with an outstanding work ethic.

                                                              Skills : Forklift Operator, Construction, Analyzing.

                                                              Description :

                                                                1. Adjusted press during production runs to maintain specific registration and color densities.
                                                                2. Adjusted controls to regulate the flow of ink and dampening solution to plate cylinder.
                                                                3. Maintained register during the make-ready and production processes.
                                                                4. Multi-tasked to keep all assigned projects running effectively and efficiently.
                                                                5. Consistently applied appropriate packing sheets to cylinders to build up a blanket of thickness.
                                                                6. Effectively analyzed account workload quantity, complexity, and due dates to predict and prevent problems.
                                                                7. Prepared and operated the offset printing press for maximum efficiency and production.
                                                              Years of Experience
                                                              Experience
                                                              10+ Years
                                                              Experience Level
                                                              Level
                                                              Senior
                                                              Education
                                                              Education
                                                              Graphic Arts