Web Press Head Pressman


The Head Pressman is in charge of the printing operations on his press. He is ultimately responsible for producing printed product with a minimum of cost at the highest quality standards. He is the leader of a crew, and as such is accountable for their actions and productivity as well.


Responsible for product quality

Responsible for end quantities

Responsible for Quality Assurance paperwork

Organizes all information for job being produced

Ensures quality for product being produced

Checks signatures being produced for trim and bleed correctness

Helps with overall maintenance and care of machine

Sets register and watches overall printing

Sets up folder

Identifies and documents problems with job

Continually trains the 2nd pressman

Skills and Knowledge:

Strong knowledge of the mechanics and capabilities of press

Good eye for color

Mechanical aptitude

Strong experience in running, troubleshooting, and quality control on the press

Good communication both verbal and written

Self starter

Must be able to read a ruler

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