Summary Press Operator - Printing near Lévis (QC)

Find key facts and figures about working as a press operator - printing. The following information is applicable to all Printing press operators (NOC 7381).

Description

Printing press operators set up and operate sheet and web-fed presses to print text, illustrations and designs on a wide variety of materials such as paper, plastic, glass, leather and metal. They are employed by commercial printing companies; newspapers, magazines, and other publishing companies; and establishments in the public and private sectors that have in-house printing departments.

Skills

  • Mount plates or cylinders and make necessary adjustments
  • Fill ink fountains and control colour and viscosity
  • Set up press and operate at slow speed to check samples
  • Monitor regular press run for quality using computer control console
  • Remove and clean plates and cylinders at end of press run

Wages

$21.30/hour

Median wage in Chaudière-Appalaches Region

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Outlook

Fair

The job outlook is fair in Chaudière-Appalaches Region

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Requirements

College or apprenticeship

College education or apprenticeship training usually required

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Jobs

2 jobs

advertised near Lévis (QC)

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