RollTender – 2nd shift – Web Press

Coon Rapids, Minnesota
May 16, 2018
Jun 15, 2018
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

RollTender – 2nd shift – Web Press

Hang rolls of paper and to assist the press crew in make ready and operate

Hang rolls of paper and to assist the press crew in make ready and operate a multi-unit, web-fed rotary press to print brochures, catalogs, books, mailers, annual reports. To interact with press crew and customers to achieve desired product and schedule outcomes. 


  • Verify information on job ticket and staged materials (plates, paper stock, etc.) that requirements are correct before initiating make ready on press.
  • Complete paper work related to job function (counter readings, signing job tickets, etc.).
  • Locks printing plates on printing cylinder and threads loose end of paper supply roll (web) through and around rollers to cutter and folder.
  • Adjusts compensators to guide paper over rollers and cylinders.
  • Adjusts feed controls to rotate cylinder into position where plate locking mechanism is accessible.
  • Re-threads paper through press if web breaks and readjusts tension rollers.
  • Operates pasting device to splice end of new roll to depleted roll.
  • Load supply rolls of paper in press at beginning and during run.
  • Practice safe work habits and housekeeping.
  • Cleans, inspects, and lubricates moving parts of press.

Physical Demands

  • Prior experience in a sheetfed role
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Attention to detail
  • Understands color and can pass a color test
  • Able to stand/walk for 8 hours

Join a progressive company that offers competitive pay, benefits and excellent career opportunities.  Candidates must pass pre-employment physical/drug screen and background check. 

Applicants are welcome to apply within or through our web site.

The John Roberts Company
Attention Debby Boyd
9687 East River Road
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
Fax: 763-754-4400

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