Production Printing 2nd Pressman - Offset

Job Location

Neenah, WI US


2255 Brooks Ave Neenah, WI 54956

Job Category

Manufacturing & Production


Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

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Shift Requirements

About The Opportunity
Position Summary
Assist and support the Offset Operator in keeping the equipment running efficiently. The Second Pressman will be trained to operate the press to fill in the role of an operator as business dictates. They will be responsible for producing packaging products according to customer specifications.
Key Duties And Responsibilities
  • Demonstrate commitment to safety and performs job duties in accordance with company safety policies and procedures
  • Understand job ticket information to determine quantity, stock specifications, special work instructions, and any other special customer requirements
  • Assist with the make-ready and operation of the offset printing press
  • Set up the press feeder and keep it running properly
  • Install the proper inks in the correct press units and maintains their levels during the press run
  • Maintain the fountain solution levels
  • Stage stock in preparation to run jobs
  • Must be qualified to operate Toppy skid turner
  • Set up the coating unit with the proper coating
  • Adjust press throughout the run to maintain position and registration
  • Clean and gum the plates after the press run
  • Assist with the removal, replacement, and maintenance of rollers
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the pressman
  • Ability to act as a backup Press Operator in all functions of the Press Operator position
  • Assist with decisions regarding the quality of finished product
  • Complete required quality inspections and paperwork
  • Work with peers and other departments to improve quality and performance
  • Play an active role in the maintenance and cleanliness of the assigned press and surrounding work area
  • Contribute to overtime needs to meet customer demands
  • Understand department communication systems, schedules, time/attendance system and job reporting requirements
  • Actively participate in Lean manufacturing initiatives
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management
  • Perform make ready and operates offset printing press efficiently
  • Determine the best manufacturing method to produce product efficiently and effectively
  • Maintain high efficiency according to established rates during operation of the assigned press
  • Troubleshoot and make decisions regarding the quality of finished product
  • Play an active role in the maintenance and cleanliness of the assigned press and surrounding work area
  • Contribute to overtime needs to meet customer demands
Education / Certifications
Education Required
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Education Desired
Associate’s Degree
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
Minimum of 5 years technical job knowledge required
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • Must have good color perception
  • Flexibility is required – assignments and shifts may change as workload changes
  • Is attentive to detail & accuracy, looks for improvements to work processes and takes advantage of tools & resources, finds root cause to quality problems
  • Meets deadlines and responsibilities to help team meet goals, listens to others and values opinions, promotes a team atmosphere
  • Deals with others in a straightforward and honest manner, is accountable for actions, maintains confidentiality, demonstrates support of company values
  • Meets commitments, works independently, accepts accountability, stays focused under pressure, meets attendance/punctuality requirements
  • Adapts to change and adjusts to meet needs, is open to new ideas, takes on new responsibilities as required
Additional Requirements
Physical Requirements
  • Ability to stand 8-12 hours
  • Must be able to use hands for grasping large sheets of paper product from delivery end of press
  • Must be able to push & pull skids of product using pallet jack frequently during shift
  • Must be able to reach above shoulder height at times to remove items from shelving units
  • Must be able to lift 85 lbs. maximum
  • Frequent bending, lifting, walking and climbing stairs of press
About Menasha Packaging Join Menasha Packaging ( where we are all about the power behind possible! Menasha is the industry’s largest independent, retail-focused corrugated packaging, display, and merchandising solutions provider. We design, print, and produce customized packaging, high-end graphic displays, merchandising material, and e-commerce packaging, and we provide pack-out, fulfillment and supply chain services to retailers and leading global consumer packaged goods companies.  

Menasha Packaging, along with ORBIS Corporation (, a reusable plastic packaging and supply chain services provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation (, one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170 years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100 locations in North America and Europe.

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