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Pressman Apprentice

Omaha World-Herald, 1398 CAPITOL AVE, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America Req #4327
Tuesday, August 18, 2020

The Pressman Apprentice will learn all aspects of offset printing as well as preventative maintenance. They will learn this by shadowing various Journeymen throughout their apprenticeship. 
 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

 

  • Fill ink fountains

  • Clean ink fountains

  • Hand webs up in printing units

  • Lifts papers from conveyor belts to waste cart, approximately 45 pounds

  • Set web detectors

  • Mark-up pages on presses

  • Pull pasters and waste during pressruns

  • Grease and oil presses

  • Mix color inks

  • Put on blankets

  • Set rollers

  • Complete lessons

  • Identify printing defects

  • Report any maintenance problems to Supervisor and/or Foreman

  • All else assigned by Press Room office personnel

  • Comply with all safety guidelines.

Other details

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