Production Assistant

Job Description:

Part Time Production Assistant


The Production Assistant performs a vital role in timely & efficient newspaper production & distribution of company publications.


  • Setting up, operating and light maintenance of state of the art programmable equipment in the pre-press & packaging areas; and
  • Preparation of product delivery documentation and facilitating the orderly movement of bundled newspapers to delivery trucks
  • Assisting with the press make-ready & clean up and reel room newsprint preparation
  • This position requires standing, lifting, bending and modest physical exertion throughout the shift within a safety conscious culture.
  • A proactive team effort contributing to the department’s overall mission is required as is support of company policies, programs and objectives to include, but not limited to, affirmative action, safety, environmental issues and facility work rules.
  • On time attendance is essential to our day to day planning and the success of our operation.


  • HS graduate, mechanical aptitude and solid computer skills (preferably Gmail, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word)

Company Overview:

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Requisition ID 2016-28009

Job Locations USA – GA-LAGRANGE

Job Function Operations

Business Area OPERATIONS

Job Area1 Product & Operations

Job Area2 Product & Operations

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