Utility Worker

Springfield, VA Location

Production / Warehouse Environment

NOT metro accessible

SCHEDULE:

Tuesday - Saturday

2pm-9:30pm

6pm-1:30am

9:30pm-5am

This position entails working in a loud, industrial environment with machinery.

Responsibilities:

  • Keeping pressroom floors and walls free of debris such as paper, ink, and rags;
  • Emptying waste carts in Pressroom and Reelroom;
  • Cleaning external surfaces, lights, and brackets of printing presses,
  • Sweeping and mopping decks of printing presses;
  • Mopping floors and operating floor scrubbers;
  • Operating mule in order to drain ink sumps;
  • Manually scrap and wash dirty ink buckets;
  • Handle chemicals in accordance with proper safety procedures;
  • Act as back up in assisting with machine operation; including moving rolls of newsprint, prepping newsprint, stacking newspaper bundles, sorting, stripping, bundling and shipping of cores, and operating various types of production machinery in a safe manner;
  • Operating the JBT system
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a safe manner around heavy equipment efficiently and effectively;
  • Ability to shift priorities and perform duties based on changing demands of pressroom;
  • Communicates effectively with supervisor and co-workers when issues or concerns arise;
  • Reliable transportation and the ability to work various shifts;
  • Ability to perform physical duties that require bending, climbing ladders, kneeling, lifting, pushing, reaching and walking;
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Work with minimal supervision;
  • 1-2 years experience preferred in a fast-paced, deadline-orientated environment.

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