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Printing Press Operator Posted on May 08, 2018 by Creative Giant Printing Inc.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $22.25 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 27, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Creative Giant Printing Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

Prepare production schedules

Specific Skills

  • Set up press and operate at slow speed to check samples
  • Set up and adjust in-line binding and finishing equipment
  • Remove and clean plates and cylinders at end of press run
  • Mount plates or cylinders and make necessary adjustments
  • Monitor regular press run for quality using computer control console
  • Fill ink fountains and control colour and viscosity
  • Direct press crew to set up, operate and shut down press
  • Review job orders to determine job specifications such as production time, colour sequence and quantities required, and advise press crew of these specifications

Work Site Environment

Noisy

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

In Person

9624 58 Ave
Edmonton, Alberta T6E6C1

Advertised Until

Aug 27, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Printing Press Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Printing Press Operators
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to monitor regular press runs for quality consistency using computer control consoles, to make adjustments, and to check samples for ink coverage, alignment and registration; and in removing and cleaning plates at the end of press runs

OBJECTIVE

Interest in setting up and adjusting in-line binding and finishing equipment

directive

Interest in speaking with press crew to direct their activities and ensure that safety procedures are adhered to; and in reviewing job orders to determine job specifications, such as production time, colour sequence and quantities required, and in advising press crew of job specifications

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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