Printing Press Operator Resume Samples

A Printing Press Operator is responsible for preparing, maintaining and operating the printing machine. The duties and tasks may vary according to the type of press, but certain tasks are common and are included on the Printing Press Operator Resume as follows – setting up printing press and maintaining continuous speed, mounting sheets and plates and reinforcing bars; installing blankets on press cylinders; removing and placing work rollers; performing routine maintenance and repairs; reporting about shortages to supervisors and maintaining cleanliness of the press and work area.

Summary of skills that can highlight a resume includes the following – experience in operating and maintaining various types of advanced printing presses; deep knowledge of offset press-work procedures and materials; skillful in reading and following printing job specifications, and the ability to use micrometer for mounting and aligning printing plates. No formal education beyond a high school is wanted for this position.

Printing Press Operator Resume

Summary : Devoted, dependable employee with more than 38 years of production experience. Every effort has been made to produce quality products while maintaining perfect attendance, meeting deadlines and shipping quotas, following safety procedures, and working well with others.

Skills : Press Operater.

Description :

    1. Set-up printing presses by loading stock and adjusting for size; setting feedboard, side guides, register board, and delivery mechanism; mounting and setting printing plates and cylinders.
    2. Establish printing quality by pulling proof copies; adjusting ink distribution, speed, and drying temperatures.
    3. Maintain production and quality by inspecting random production samples; loading paper; adjusting settings and controls; correcting jams and tears.
    4. Minimize downtime by troubleshooting stoppages and breakdowns; calling for maintenance assistance.
    5. Shut-down printing presses by removing ink and paper; cleaning parts and components; returning paper and ink to stock.
    6. Ensure press operation by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
    7. Maintain press supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating supplies requirements; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Computer Science


Printing Press Operator Resume

Summary : Skilled, mechanically-inclined person with a vast knowledge and experience monitoring and maintaining machinery, equipment, and mechanical and electrical systems. I have led teams of staff in moving products from raw material delivery, production, through shipments to the customer. As a detailed-oriented leader, I keep an organized work area and mind for optimum efficiency. I have maintained production and staff schedules, tracked materials and shipments, and monitored basic control operations.

Skills : Leadership Training, Microsoft Office, Computer Repair, Networking, Quickbooks, Bookkeeping, Supervising.

Description :

    1. Shipping and Receiving Devised a cost saving plan to utilize scrap textile as replacement for packing material; thus saving the purchasing as well as the disposal cost.
    2. Formulated an alternate print method that overcame a mechanical design problem, resulting in a 30% cost and time savings.
    3. Tracked and accurately monitored flow of all deliveries and shipments in and out of the warehouse for a total of 8 million checks per week.
    4. Maintained schedules of production and shipments to ensure 99% on-time deliveries.
    5. Prepared shipments and loaded trucks for delivery, as well as drove company trucks to deliver prepress materials to various plants.
    6. Communicated with management, vendors, and coworkers to ensure a plentiful supply of materials.
    7. Operated a forklift to optimize available space and arrange warehouse materials in an easily understandable order.
    8. Supplied press workers with correct and ample amount of stock at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Education


Printing Press Operator III Resume

Summary : To obtain a position within a growing company in which I can use my experience and knowledge to enhance and promote company growth.

Skills : Printing Press, Fork Lift Driver, Powder coating operator, Production.

Description :

    1. Enter, store, and retrieve information on computer-aided equipment.
    2. Enter, position, and alter text size, using computers, to make up and arrange pages so that printed materials can be produced.
    3. Maintain, adjust, and clean equipment, and perform minor repairs Operate and maintain laser plate-making equipment that converts electronic data to plates without the use of film.
    4. Examine photographic images for obvious imperfections prior to plate making.
    5. Operate presses to print proofs of plates, monitoring printing quality to ensure that it is adequate.
    6. Monitor contact between cover glass and masks inside vacuum frames, in order to prevent flaws resulting from overexposure or light reflection.
    7. Transfer images from master plates to unexposed plates, and immerse plates in developing solutions to develop images.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Printing Press Operator II Resume

Objective : As a media technician offers 25 years of experience in the entire process from pre-production to post-production of many types of video and broadcast projects.

Skills : Press Operator.

Description :

    1. Adjusted press during production runs to maintain specific registration and color densities.
    2. Logged, trafficked and updated projects in job management software.
    3. Created project job jackets, including briefs, schedules, reference material, specifications and contractual requirements.
    4. Checked job information at each press to verify that the correct ink was delivered.
    5. Distributed an updated weekly report of project priorities to team members and management.
    6. Adjusted controls to regulate flow of ink and dampening solution to plate cylinder.
    7. Multi-tasked to keep all assigned projects running effectively and efficiently.
    8. Analyzed account workload quantity, complexity and due dates to predict and prevent problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate

Printing Press Operator I Resume

Summary : Goal oriented strategist whose confidence perseverance and vision promote success. Self-motivated and assertive. Quickly learn procedures and methods.

Skills : People Skills, Team Player, Dependable, Customer Service, Communications, Computer Hardware.

Description :

    1. Skilled press operator with a commitment to producing top quality work through attention to detail, thorough planning, and sound knowledge of printing operations.
    2. Responsible for operating a 10 color paper board press with hollow-bright and color foil capability.
    3. Role Stand Operator: Feed rolls of the paper board into the press as necessary to maintain proper function.
    4. Ink technician: Ensure proper levels of ink are maintained to ensure job completion.
    5. Prepare and mount plates, and change anilox for each project, while making adjustments as necessary.
    6. Proven ability to analyze and adjust to various equipment to achieve maximum output and quality.
    7. Able to quickly establish rapport and gain the respect of individuals at all professional levels.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Printing Press Operator Resume

Summary : Printing Press operator with the capability to prioritize workloads and meet deadlines. Actively takes on special projects to assist other team members. Printing professional with a strong record of reducing downtime and increasing productivity.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Certified Load Planner and Hazard Cargo inspector.

Description :

    1. Charged with completing projects on two-color Komori, six-color Heidelberg, eight-color KBA, and 10-color KBA presses.
    2. Accountable for feeding paper into 40-inch format machines and occasionally making plates for print jobs.
    3. Performed weekly maintenance and mechanical repair.
    4. Ensured machines were ready for jobs including cleaning and maintaining color throughout operations.
    5. Made sure correct stock was printed on correct side.
    6. Responsible for one feeder, we worked as a team.
    7. Operated skid turners, manual and electric pallet jacks, and forklifts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Sr. Printing Press Operator Resume

Summary : To obtain a position with a company that offers and promotes growth in a professional atmosphere. Adaptability Strong organizational skills Excellent communication skills Highly efficient working in a multi-tasking dynamic environment.

Skills : Gaunlet Revolver, and M&R Chameleon Manual. Basic computer knowledge and skills.

Description :

    1. Organized daily work orders to track product success.
    2. Ensured superior product and productivity by addressing image and quality concerns, demonstrating empathy and resolving problems on the spot.
    3. Described product to supervisors and project managers and accurately explained details and care of merchandise.
    4. Working with cutting-edge technology for digital and screen printing processing, Opening and transferring digital files, photo printing, and maintaining the printer and cutting equipment.
    5. Handled daily heavy flow of work orders and cooperated with the prepress departments on resolving and troubleshooting problems.
    6. Communicated with fellow pressmen respectfully.
    7. Loaded and unloaded stock for upcoming jobs when needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Printing Press Operator III Resume

Summary : Extensive background in virtually all aspects of press operations for printed materials including folder setup, production, and supervision responsibilities in team environments.

Skills : Licensed and experienced lift truck operator w/forks and also w/clamp.

Description :

    1. Responsible for properly cleaning and caring for machinery and general work area.
    2. Prepare, operate and maintain the printing press and collating machine.
    3. Install and adjust the printing plate, adjust ink pressure, load paper and adjust the paper size.
    4. Responsible for making sure the press is established in order to meet all requirements.
    5. To make ready, operate, and adjust collator to maintain required quality and quantity of production.
    6. Operates and maintains a collator to produce collated materials.
    7. Worked well under pressure to meet deadlines and to ensure proper mechanics of the press.
    8. Independently worked on deadlines in order to produce finished product for customer in a guaranteed timely fashion.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Printing Press Operator/Technician Resume

Headline : Accomplished and energetic Lead with a solid history of achievement in Production. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include ability to work well under pressure, Thrive in a team oriented environment and work well with others.

Skills : Microsoft office suite, Flexopress printing.

Description :

    1. Collect and inspect random samples during print runs to identify any necessary adjustments.
    2. Examine job orders to determine quantities to be printed, stock specifications, colors, or special printing instructions.
    3. Verify that paper and ink meet the specifications for a given job.
    4. Start presses and pull proofs to check for ink coverage and density, alignment, and registration.
    5. Change press plates, blankets, or cylinders, as required.
    6. Obtain or mix inks and fill ink fountains.
    7. Feed paper through press cylinders and adjust feed and tension controls.
    8. Load presses with paper and make necessary adjustments, according to paper size.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Printing Press Operator/Manager Resume

Summary : Experience in the field of printing. Intellectual resourcefulness and technical skills in the operation of duties as far as a printing press is concern, I believe I have acquired the necessary skills needed to be at your service.

Skills : Electricity and electronics, car fabrication on weekends, mechanic.

Description :

    1. Adjust digital files to alter print elements, such as fonts, graphics, or color separations.
    2. Clean or oil presses or make minor repairs, using hand tools.
    3. Change press plates, blankets, or cylinders, as required.
    4. Feed paper through press cylinders and adjust feed and tension controls.
    5. Collect and inspect random samples during print runs to identify any necessary adjustments.
    6. Download or scan files to be printed, using printing production software.
    7. Input production job settings into workstation terminals that control automated printing systems.
    8. Load presses with paper and make necessary adjustments, according to paper size.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Engineering

Printing Press Operator Head Resume

Summary : Seeking position within an organization that can fully utilize my skills to achieve their business needs and objectives.

Skills : Printer, Assembly.

Description :

    1. Change press plates, blankets, or cylinders, as required.
    2. Clean ink fountains, plates, or printing unit cylinders when press runs are completed.
    3. Clean or oil presses or make minor repairs, using hand tools.
    4. Collect and inspect random samples during print runs to identify any necessary adjustments.
    5. Examine job orders to determine quantities to be printed, stock specifications, colors, or special printing instructions.
    6. Input production job settings into workstation terminals that control automated printing systems.
    7. Monitor automated press operation systems and respond to fault, error, or alert messages.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED In Business

Printing Press Operator Resume

Summary : Over 5 years of experience, including as a Delivery Truck Driver, as a Fork Lift Driver and as a Metropolis in industries including Engineering, Accounting, Research, Management, and Related Services, Electric, Gas, and Sanitary Services and Business Services.

Skills : Skilled at printing press operation Ink and water systems.

Description :

    1. Change press plates, blankets, or cylinders, as required.
    2. Clean ink fountains, plates, or printing unit cylinders when press runs are completed.
    3. Clean or oil presses or make minor repairs, using hand tools.
    4. Collect and inspect random samples during print runs to identify any necessary adjustments.
    5. Examine 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. Load presses with paper and make necessary adjustments, according to paper size.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Law Enforcement