Press Operator

The Press Operator inspects printed material during production and changes controls to correct printing mistakes. Operates and maintains a web press to produce printed materials. Being a Press Operator typically reports to a supervisor. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Working as a Press Operator typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. May be entry level if some experience in the skill. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision.

Press Operator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Press Operator to join our team.


  • Reading drawings;
  • Setting and Operating;
  • Programming;
  • Further down the line supervision/training of staff.


  • Attention to detail;
  • Mechanical and Technical Skills;
  • Team Leader experience will be an advantage;
  • Ability to read Engineering/Schematic Drawings;
  • Problem solving skills;
  • Previous experience working within an automotive environment would be preferred;
  • engineering knowledge would be an advantage;
  • Must be ambitious and want to progress;
  • Good Attitude;
  • Able to provide work references;
  • Experience press operating is essential;
  • Experience essential;
  • Temp to perm job role.