Printing Press Operator Resume

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Career Objective:

Looking for a printing press operator position at “The Maple Group,” to manage setting up and operation of single and multi-color printing presses following printing specifications and customers’ requirements.

Summary of Skills:

  • Experienced in operating and maintaining advanced printing presses

  • Strong knowledge of offset press-work procedures and materials

  • Skilled in reading, interpreting, and following printing job specifications

  • Experienced in setting up printing presses and materials for printing job

  • Ability to use micrometer to mount and align printing plates correctly

  • Experienced in performing routine maintenance and minor repairs

Work Experience:

Printing Machine Operator

Galaxy Printers, Brocton, IL

October 2015 – Present

  • Setting up printing presses and maintaining continuous speed and sheet-fed

  • Mounting plates and sheets and reinforcing bars to offset blankets

  • Installing blankets on press cylinders and observing needed pressure for printing

  • Removing and replacing work rollers, ink rollers, and adjusting flow of inks

  • Preparing colors as demanded by clients and proceeding with work only after approval

  • Ensuring printing quality is meeting expectations of clients

Asst. Printing Machine Operator

Maximus Printing Press, Brocton, IL

February 2012 – September 2015

  • Read and studied every job before starting printing

  • Performed routine maintenance and repairs on printing press-work

  • Recorded daily printing data and kept inventory of printing materials

  • Ensured printing jobs are on schedule and printing presses are in good working condition

  • Reported shortage of printing materials to the supervisor

  • Maintained cleanliness of press and work area


  • High School Diploma

    St. Xavier’s School, Brocton, IL



On request.