Reno JOBS: Press Supervisor

Job Description

Trend Offset Printing located in Reno, NV is hiring a Pressroom Supervisor for our Industrial Printing Pressroom Department.We offer medical, dental, vision, 401k and life insurance benefits. Salary based on experience.

Supervisory experience with Goss web presses is a must.
Experience on C-700 / M-600 is a huge plus.

Must be able to work 12 hour shifts.

Must be able to work weekends.

Must be flexible to work nights and/or days.

Must be able to pass a pre hire physical/drug test.

Bilingual English/Spanish is a huge plus.

Salary depending on experience.


The Press Supervisor is responsible for supervising and coordinating jobs with press team members based on the press schedule. Oversees press operations and verifies printed material to ensure conformance with job specifications. Hands on with daily production operations and assists with equipment set up and operating as needed.


  • Observe and monitor press operations, examine printed material to verify conformance with press run specifications to meet customer expectations, internal and external.
  • Authorize quality of product once proofs are checked for ink coverage and density, alignment, and registration
  • Direct and coordinate work for the Press Operators, 2nd Press Operators, Roll Tenders, and Joggers to achieve the objective of meeting production schedules and delivery dates as committed to customers.
  • Work closely with Material Handling and Shipping Departments to ensure product is delivered in a timely manner.
  • Maintain communication within the Pressroom on all shifts as well as other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments. Communicate effectively with all internal and external customers to insure that all production requirements, schedules, quality, and final deliveries of our products are satisfactory.
  • Plan and coordinate staffing efforts (work schedules, assignments, and production sequences) to effectively meet all production and quality requirements.
  • Maintain and monitor the completion of all necessary records such as daily production and throughput, plate make over requests, maintenance requests, accident reports, counseling records, press production information sheets, and roll performance records, as assigned.
  • Works proactively with customers before and after press releases to meet quality and production requirements.
  • Responsible to ensure Press Operators and crews run machines meeting or exceeding run-speed requirements, verifying compliance with product quality standards and minimal waste.
  • Inspect materials, products or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions. Take corrective action to remedy issues.
  • Confer with management or subordinates to resolve worker problems, complaints, or grievances and take necessary actions to remedy within the scope of supervisor duties.
  • Conduct employee training in equipment operations or work and safety procedures, and assign employee training to experienced workers.
  • Communicate excess downtime to Scheduling department.
  • Assist operators in coordination of Preventative Maintenance for presses.
  • Attend production meetings to update other departments on job status.
  • Enforce all policies and procedures related to safety and housekeeping.
  • Inspect materials, products or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions.
  • Conduct employee training in equipment operations or work and safety procedures, and assign employee training to experienced workers.
  • Read and analyze charts, job orders, production scheduled and other records to determine production requirements to evaluate current production estimates and outputs.
  • Process employee timecards and monitor attendance.


  • High School Diploma or GED, or
  • 10+ years work experience gained through training in all phases of press work in the printing industry, but not limited to:
  • Extensive knowledge of all pressroom procedures, press operations and functions, related to 4 color, web-press quality printing
  • Comprehensive knowledge of maintenance procedures and mechanical ability to work with machines
  • Comprehension of production scheduling


  • 3-5 years of previous supervisor experience with web presses
  • Thorough knowledge of press operations and functions
  • Familiar with Heidelberg and Goss Presses

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 to $70,000.00 /year

If you are interested in joining one of the leading printing companies in the nation, please send your resumé to Trend’s Human Resources department. Direct inquiries to:

Human Resources
Trend Offset Printing, Reno
365 Parr Circle
Reno, Nevada 89512
Email Human Resources