Printing Machine Operator Jobs in Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu


Job Description

We are looking for a Printing Machine Operator is responsible for setting up, operating, and maintaining printing machines to produce various printed materials, such as newspapers, magazines, packaging, labels, and promotional materials. This role involves technical expertise in machine operation, quality control, troubleshooting, and ensuring efficient production processes.

Required Skills:

  • Printing Machine Operators need to understand the principles of printing technology, including various printing methods (offset, flexographic, digital, etc.), color management, registration, and the functioning of printing equipment.

  • Proficiency in operating printing machinery, including setting up, calibrating, and adjusting the printing press.

  • Understanding of color theory, color matching, and color correction techniques to ensure consistent and accurate colors throughout the printing process.
  • Adherence to safety protocols and guidelines while operating printing machinery, handling chemicals, and performing maintenance tasks.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Prepare printing machines for production by installing printing plates, adjusting ink levels, loading paper or other substrates, and setting up the required print parameters.

  • Operate printing machines during production runs, monitoring the printing process to ensure consistent quality, color accuracy, and proper registration.

  • Inspect printed materials for defects, smudges, misalignment, and color discrepancies. Make adjustments to the machine settings as needed to maintain high print quality.

  • Monitor and control ink levels, refilling ink reservoirs as necessary. Ensure the availability of sufficient paper or other printing substrates.

  • Schedule and perform regular preventive maintenance on printing machines to prevent breakdowns and ensure smooth operation.

  • Monitor production processes to identify opportunities for improving efficiency, reducing waste, and optimizing printing operations.

  • Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines while operating the machinery, performing maintenance tasks, and handling chemicals used in the printing process.

Working Conditions:

Printing Machine Operators typically work in printing facilities or pressrooms. The environment may involve noise, exposure to ink and chemicals, and the operation of heavy machinery. Adherence to safety protocols, proper handling of chemicals, and wearing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) are essential for a safe work environment.

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