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FT 40 Hour Production Worker (DAYS & NIGHTS)

Omaha World-Herald, 1398 CAPITOL AVE, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America Req #4278
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Full Time Production Worker position. Up to 40 hours a week working in the packaging department on our inserting machine, assembling daily and weekly advertising inserts. Production worker will be responsible for feeding pre-printed materials into the insert machine for daily and weekly publications.
They may be called on to operate a hydraulic pallet jack and powered strapping equipment. They will be responsible for cleaning work area as needed. Incentive pay offered on some job functions when available. Hours are 8am to 4:30 Monday through Sunday (may include holidays). You must be able to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 30lbs.




  1. Feed insert machine head effectively.  Keep insert head filled with correct amount of inserts.
  2. Determine if an insert is missing or doubled and correct all Misses and doubles within 10 seconds.
  3. Look for the sale date on insert piece assigned to him/her to insure the correct insert is being fed into the machine.   Match sample insert mounted on the insert head with actual insert being fed.
  4. Effectively use joggers so the folded edges of stacks of inserts are perfectly straight prior to feeding the head.
  5. Effectively operate Power jack and Lift trucks.
  6. Must effectively operate all tieline equipment such as stackers, bottom wrap, Inkjet printers and ICOR Scales.
  7. Must be able to manually stack down press product such as Jackets and advance ROP sections.
  8. Accurately move pallets of inserts to appropriate designated inserter head.  Must verify the skid has the correct preprint for that inserting job.
  9. Cut pallet bands according to safety standards.
  10. Place all waste material such as damaged copies of preprints, Shrink-wrap and pallet bands in proper containers.
  11. Monitor conveyor flow to prevent bundles from jamming.
  12. Remove bundles that have no protective wrap or only one or no straps to be fixed.
  13. Check content of inserted packages for accuracy and correct any incomplete packages.
  14. Stack empty pallets no higher than 6’ tall.
  15. Must be able to call up skids of preprints from storage racks utilizing Aurosys System.
  16. Follow all Safety rules and procedures.
  17. Perform general cleaning in the packaging area.
Incentive Pay = $1, $2 or $3/hour
Night Shift Differential = $1.25/hour 

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  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Omaha World-Herald, 1398 CAPITOL AVE, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America