Taylor Communications, Inc. Press Assistant, 12hr 6pm - 6am Rotatng 5 week Schedule in Byron, Minnesota

Description Position at Schmidt Printing, Inc. Schmidt is seeking a Press Assistant to assist press operators in the manual and machine tasks in the set-up, maintenance, and operation of the press. Responsibilities Include: Read instructions from job ticket and set up press based on instructions. Follow processes. Does job make-ready and runs samples for approval by pressroom supervisor or lead. Operate or direct operation of press to print according to job ticket. Is responsible to meet standards for spoilage, waste and production levels on the press. Is expected to identify and inform foreman of any quality problems. Demonstrate good safety behavior. Perform preventive maintenance on press. Operate or assist on other presses or finishing equipment when workload dictates. Keep immediate work area neat and orderly. Other duties as assigned by manager or supervisor. Minimum Qualifications: Self-motivated, good problem solving skills and detail oriented. Committed to completing tasks accurately and in a timely manner while ensuring that quality and production standards are met. Strong communication skills. Team player. Able to succeed with minimal supervision. Some math skills required; ability to work with a ruler and numbers. Work well in a fast-paced environment. Ability to read and follow directions. Physical demands while performing the duties of this job include the following: required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Preferred Qualifications: High School graduate or GED preferred Printing Experience a plus Mechanical ability Attention to detail Other Qualifications: Self-motivated, good problem solving skills, and detail oriented. Committed to completing tasks accurately and timely while ensuring quality and production standards are met. Strong communication skills. Team player. Demonstrated reliability through attendance, punctuality and the ability to stay in work area and/or workstation. Some math skills required; ability to work with a ruler and numbers. Ability to use hand-truck and/or hand pallet jack and motorized forklifts. Regularly required to stand, reach and move about the facility. Must demonstrate a good safety attitude by understanding and following all safety guidelines. Ability to lift and/or grasp up to 50 pounds. Light to moderate physical effort required. Job Challenges Perform in accordance to production standards. Work overtime when necessary. Work pace is set by the equipment Standing and walking majority of the shift. Changing working environment About Our Company Our Total Rewards package of benefits and compensation reflects our bold commitment to creating opportunity and security for employees. We offer a competitive base salary, and an attractive benefit package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K, incentive compensation plan, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday pay. Schmidt is part of the Taylor Corporation family of companies, a forward-thinking organization that is uniquely positioned to recognize and capitalize on new opportunities. Our shared values and purpose of creating opportunity and security for our employees is at the core of everything we do. Taylor Corporation is one of the largest privately held companies in the U.S., as well as one of the top-10 providers of personalized communications in North America. Taylor's more than 80 affiliated companies with 13,000+ employees are located across North America, China and Europe, and serve over half of the Fortune 500 companies and millions of small businesses and consumers. Schmidt Printing provides unique, targeted and measurable digital and web-offset printing solutions to marketers across the country and around the world. Our customers range from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses in the direct marketing, retail, magazine publishing, e