Press Operator with 10 years experience inspecting print jobs and visually matching color keys with printed materials, adjusting colors and observing quality. Excellent mechanical aptitude and extensive knowledge of industrial equipment operations. Experience in training new employees on press operations. Highlights Ink and water systems expert Newsprint handling Skilled at printing press operation Skilled with electric pallet jacks Press maintenance procedures comprehension Paper stocks Reel stand operations knowledge Strong attention to detail Superb visual acuity Accomplishments Identified and resolved mechanical issues. Decreased downtime by adjusting presses and enforcing preventative maintenance schedules. Graduated the operator in training program. Received my masters cup. Was a First Responder for 5 years.
Roller setting expertise
Strong mechanical aptitude
Understanding of folder operation
Practioner of quality control procedures
Print service job delivery
Print job color and quality reporting
Ink and relation materials
Detailed instruction application
First Press Operator05/2003
to Current Quad Graphics – Hartford,
Accurately set-up fold, a;djusting roll mechanisms, tension and guide devices.
Met all production schedules and throughput yield targets.
Collaborated with technicians to diagnose equipment breakdowns and address quality issues.
Maintained adequate productivity by setting and enforcing deadlines.Monitored time and performance standards and reduced waste and spoilage during run mode.
Properly handled hazardous waste materials to uphold safety regulations.
Examined printed copy for correct ink density, position on paper and registration.
Managed paper, ink and printing supply inventories.
Operated automatic registration systems.
High School Diploma: General1997Germantown High School-