Landmark Community Newspapers
  • The News-Enterprise
  • Elizabethtown, KY, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

LCNI offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) and paid time off benefits.


Cold Offset Web Press Operator
Landmark Community Newspapers, LLC
Elizabethtown, Kentucky

Landmark Community Newspapers, LLC seeks candidates for the position of Cold Offset Web Press Operator.  Immediate openings are available at our printing facility in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, on a multi-unit Goss/DGM 430 press line with DGM 1030 folder. Experienced operators are preferred, but entry level candidates with qualifying work history and experience backgrounds will be considered.

Printing responsibilities include a variety of magazine, tabloid, broadsheet and digest formats for both Landmark newspapers and commercial work.

Elizabethtown is the county seat of Hardin County, located about 45 miles south of Louisville.  

Qualifications:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Cold offset press experience on DGM press or equivalent preferred, or ability to quickly learn
  • Proven commitment to quality output, deadlines and customer service
  • Physically capable of standing for long periods of time with routine bending, stooping, standing, climbing and lifting
  • Able to lift up to 70+ pounds and push/pull up to 100 pounds
  • Hand dexterity is also required and vision that provides quick and accurate movement of materials and quality control as well as accurate color definition
  • Mechanical aptitude preferred
  • Able to properly operate tow/clamp truck
  • Must have a valid driver's license

Essential Functions:

  • Adhere to all MSDS and OSHA requirements
  • Adhere to all safety regulations and local plant guidelines
  • Provide leadership to lower level press staff
  • Set up and print up to two webs of full color printing with assistance from senior press operators
  • Set and regulate the counter/stacker system
  • Set up folder and timing
  • Read and follow through of print order and job ticket to customer/plant specifications
  • Perform own quality control
  • Perform set-up and control waste as directed by pressroom manager
  • Replace and set all ink and water rollers without assistance
  • Install blankets and packing
  • Perform basic maintenance (rubbers, knife set, tucker blades, etc.) and repair of the press
  • Work with others in a team atmosphere
  • Lead press shift in the absence of the shift leader
  • Safely operate fork and clamp truck

Work Schedule: 40-hours per week. Overtime as needed to cover work.

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