Pearson Press Technician in Owatonna, Minnesota

Press Technician

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology - and each other to surpass these boundaries - we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

We are seeking a Press Technician to work in our Owatonna, MN facility. This employee will operate an offset printing press and must fully understand the manufacturing and quality standards required to produce scan-able documents.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Read and understand schedules, job tickets, and multi-part specification sheets.

  • Sets-up, operates and clean printing press.

  • Monitors and accurately records paper consumption and plate remakes.

  • Perform basic and preventative maintenance on equipment.

  • Participate on teams to improve process, customer service and lower operating costs.

Qualifications

  • 2 year Graphic Arts technical degree preferred or equivalent experience on offset press.

OTHER SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE/ABILITIES:

  • Capable of setting up and running a variety of offset printing web presses and learning the concepts of quality scan-able document production.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Job requires standing and walking throughout entire shift and lifting up to 60 pounds.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-MN-Owatonna

Work Locations: US-MN-Owatonna-2125 Fourth 2125 Fourth Street Northwest Owatonna 55060

Job: Production/Operations

Organization: Assessments School

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Night Job

Job Posting: Sep 13, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1812822

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.