Digital Press Operator Die Cutter

Digital Press Operator Die Cutter

Located on Industrial Boulevard and Highway 280 by Roseville, MN AWT has a long history of industry leadership and award-winning products and services. We are regularly recognized by our customers and industry organizations for our outstanding print quality and unmatched customer service. As employers we focus on the Guiding Principles of Integrity, Fairness, Teamwork, Stewardship, and To Have Fun!

The Digital Press Operator/Die Cutter will set-up, operate and maintain HP Indigo digital press and die cutting machine, producing a product that meets our business and customers’ needs while maintaining a clean, safe working environment.

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities (Note, activities that occupy approx. 80% of time):

  • Follow daily press schedule
  • Verify that all required paperwork is complete and accurate
  • Well planned out set-up and changeovers ensuring that all components for producing product are at press/die-cutter so job is completely ready to produce from set-up through clean-up
  • Monitors the printing process to maintain print quality, minimize downtime and wasted consumables (time and material)
  • Performs daily maintenance on schedule and according to procedure
  • Performs adjustments accurately to minimize unexpected downtime and maintenance calls
  • Maintains a neat and orderly work area
  • Keeps supervisor updated on any troubleshooting issues

Secondary Tasks and Responsibilities (Occupies balance of time):

  • Notifies supervisor of any inconsistencies with finished product or information, and if press is down, communicates with HP technicians in a professional and courteous manner
  • Participates in quality and process improvement

Skills/Abilities to Meet Job Requirements:

  • Requires flexible schedule to balance work hours with production needs 
  • Good working knowledge of rotary tooling and prepress process
  • Ability to evaluate printing quality and able to produce and interpret colors accurately 
  • Ability to trouble shoot problems effectively – requires an analytical approach to problem solving 
  • Good manual dexterity and mechanical abilities 
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and courteous manner with internal and external customers  
  • Ability to read and understand job ticket 
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment

Education and Experience Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent GED; vocational technical education preferred; 4-color process experience preferred; working knowledge of prepress process; good knowledge and understanding of computer preferred.

Job Category: Production
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Minneapolis

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