1+ months

Pressroom Supervisor

Valassis Digital
Durham, NC 27701

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BUILD your career with an organization that is a leader in intelligent media delivery, providing more than 58,000 clients with innovative media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share.

LIVE your passion through a culture that actively supports community involvement and delivers hope to missing children and their families across the nation through its signature Have You Seen Me? Program.

CREATE our future by integrating online and offline data combined with powerful insights, to precisely target our clients' most valuable shoppers, offering unparalleled reach and scale.

We are intelligent media delivery.

Valassis is a leader in intelligent media delivery, providing over 58,000 clients with innovative media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share.  By integrating online and offline data combined with powerful insights, Valassis precisely targets its clients' most valuable shoppers, offering unparalleled reach and scale.  NCH Marketing Services, Inc. and Clipper Magazine are Valassis subsidiaries, and RetailMeNot Everyday is its consumer brand.  Its signature Have You Seen Me? program delivers hope to missing children and their families.  Valassis is a wholly owned subsidiary of Harland Clarke Holdings.

Rewards

  Take charge of your future with our generous 401K savings plan with company match, which is vested from day one.

  Participate in our company wide well-being program that also serves to lower your annual health insurance premiums.

  Explore new education opportunities with our Tuition Reimbursement Plan which covers up to $5,250.

  We offer work-life flexibility, meeting personal obligations along with professional success.

Pressroom Supervisor - Durham, NC

Position Summary:

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of associates engaged in operating web offset presses to manufacture printed materials. 
  • Directly supervises 20-25 associates in the Pressroom, at night and on weekends has responsibility for all departments.

Key Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and completes payroll and work schedules.
  • Maintains daily report log outlining production, quality, major downtime and any unusual problems encountered during the shift and communicates conditions to incoming supervisor and other departments as necessary.
  • Informs press crews of any special or unusual job information. 
  • Provides feedback on raw materials as needed.
  • Directs workers in adjusting machines and equipment that fail to meet standards.
  • Schedules repairs and establishes priorities for equipment maintenance.  Monitors preventative maintenance programs.
  • Works with press crews to establish or adjust work procedures to meet production schedules.
  • Develops, recommends, and implements measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product and minimize waste.
  • Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of the department.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists workers in solving work problems.
  • Enforces all company safety policies and monitors work habits of subordinates to minimize the frequency/severity of accidents. 
  • May complete accident reports and suggests safety improvements.
  • Monitors housekeeping and initiates projects to improve the appearance of the pressroom.
  • Approves samples, monitors print quality throughout shift, and completes Quality Deviation and Insert Feedback Reports as necessary.
  • Prepares and presents formal training for pressroom. 
  • Addresses training needs of individuals on shift
  • Responsible for the entire facility and all depts., weekends and nights, and will provide feedback to plant leadership around all dept. issues or requests.
  • Performs all other duties that assigned by the Pressroom Manager.                  

Knowledge & Skills Required:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent; or four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge of print science (i.e. ink/water balance and registration).
  • Experience with Goss Sunday 2000 and Heidelberg Harris web offset presses a plus.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to work night shift, extended hours, weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Proficient in mathematical applications
  • Strong problem solving and timely decision making abilities.
  • Ability to lead and motivate teams.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • Qualified applicants will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, the ability to lead and direct a skilled workforce and the drive to coach hourly staff on a day to day basis.

Valassis is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants who have disabilities may request that accommodations be made in order to complete the selection process by contacting our Recruiting Coordinator, Kathryn E Narowitz at  734 632-3707.

EEO is the law. To review your rights under Equal Employment Opportunity please visit: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.


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Posted: 2019-12-05 Expires: 2020-02-02

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