Press Assistant - R2R
Quad/Graphics, Inc.
 Chalfont, PA

>As a worldwide marketing solutions partner our goal is to help our clients win every day. We use our data-driven, integrated marketing platform, with a strong foundation in print, to help clients reduce complexity, increase efficiency and enhance marketing spend effectiveness. We've built a rich history by believing in our people, allowing them to act like owners and take charge of their own success. Whether you're an operator, sales representative, a graphic artist or a clinician, we're all driven to perform at our best – for ourselves and our clients. We're a company with a soul and a belief that we can always create a better way.

Job Description

The Press Assistant is responsible for paper hanging, inks, glues and other materials and assisting the press crew. This position directly helps Quad drive profitability by reducing the cost of errors through consistent work quality.

Responsibilities:

  • Hanging of pre-printed and mill paper rolls – setting up accurate splices.
  • Performs duties related to washing up press
  • Performs routine maintenance on the press
  • Set-up and maintaining inks, glues.
  • Tracking and recording paper consumption.
  • Monitor various functions of press equipment.
  • Identify, retrieve and setup various press parts
  • General Housekeeping
  • Perform other incidental duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Some press room experience helpful.

This position is heavily and physically demanding. The employee is primarily standing while performing the duties of the position and requires constant lifting, bending while handling paper. Required lifting of up to 85 pounds, pushing/pulling up to 2000 pounds.

Additional Company Information:

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.

Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

Drug Free Workplace