Lithographic Printing Operator - Night Shift

Manufacturing Batavia, Ohio Cincinnati, Ohio Florence, Kentucky


Build your Career with an Industry Leader 

Multi-Color Corporation and Fort Dearborn have merged and are now the world’s largest prime label and packaging supplier. Join the new MCC and you will have the opportunity to become part of an organization that is committed to excellence and industry leadership for over 110 years. 

The Press Operator in Batavia, OH is an essential member of the team, responsible for the manufacturing of printed labels while continuously monitoring label quality and press conditions.    

Why work at MCC: 

  • Compensation: Starting at $26.00-$30.00+ hourly (dependent on experience)
  • $2.00 hour night shift differential
  • Generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance and 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays: New Year, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, plus two floating Holidays
  • Promotion opportunities.


    • The Printing press operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of our KBA (Koenig & Bauer) press.
    • Complete makeready, adjusting press components, such as feeder and delivery mechanisms, suction grippers, guides, feed wheels, jogging devices, tapes, and cams, using hand tools.
    • Removes and replaces worn rollers and adjusts pressure between rollers of press, using hand tools.
    • Wash blankets and clean ink and ink distributing rollers and ink fountains, using ink solvent and cleaning mechanism on press.
    • Makes necessary color or register corrections and/or press adjustments prior to production run to meet and maintain the quality specifications of the work.
    • Requires comprehensive knowledge of offset presswork procedures and materials.
    • Ability to read and follow job specifications to determine press set-up materials needed to run the job successfully.
    • Skill to follow instructions to operate equipment safely and produce the desired product.
    • Ability to make adjustments to feeder and feed board (e.g., ability to adjust suctions and blast front and side guides and the timing of the head stops).
    • Skill in performing routine operational maintenance and minor repairs to equipment.
    • Ability to instruct and provide guidance to junior level press assistants
Required Skills:
    • Must be able to work in a team environment. Ability to make and read measurements.
    • Ability to communicate in English -read, understand and carry out written instructions.
    • Ability to understand verbal instructions.
    • Standing 100% of the entire time.
    • Lifting up to 50 lbs occasionally, 35 lbs. frequently.
    • Continuous eye concentration.
    • Ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs
    • Other duties as assigned
Required Experience
    • Minimum 2 years previous experience setting up and running sheet fed presses
    • Previous experience in the operation of a sheet fed press equipment.

MCC Label welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. MCC Label is an equal opportunity employer.