Press Leader

Top Press Leader Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Press Leader. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Press Leader resumes they appeared on. For example, 13.8% of Press Leader resumes contained Safety Procedures as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Press Leader actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Press Leader resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Safety Procedures

high Demand
Here's how Safety Procedures is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Assist with counting of physical inventory Ensure personnel wear proper safety equipment, and adhering to all safety procedures and programs.

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2. Set-Up

high Demand
Here's how Set-Up is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Developed and printed out sheets for set-up notes which made set-up quicker and more consistent.

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3. Customer Service

high Demand

4. Production Schedules

high Demand
Here's how Production Schedules is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Processed printing and design jobs and prioritized work to meet production schedules.
  • Follow production schedules to accurately reach planned daily goals.

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5. Drill Press

high Demand
Here's how Drill Press is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Operate single- or multiple-spindle drill presses to bore holes so that machining operations can be performed on metal or plastic workpieces.

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6. RAN

high Demand
Here's how RAN is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Performed quality assurance checks at various intervals.
  • Set up and ran a 125 Ton Amada-Promecam CNC Press Brake with precision Wilson Tooling (European & American).
  • Ensured that the data library for both customer and Inland files is robust, error proofed and guarantees file accuracy.
  • Press Brake Operator, Sheer, Punch Presses, Crane Operator, Fork Lift, Shipping/Receiving Material Handling
  • Served as press secretary for Granite State Progress and New Hampshire state press lead for The Action.
  • Interacted with members of the press as an ambassador for Mattel to promote the musical and brand
  • Read work orders and blueprints to determine specified tolerances and sequences of operations.
  • Coordinated hotel arrangements in multiple countries Africa, Europe, and Mexico City.
  • Do random checks of parts to ensure there are no quality issues.
  • Lined up orders to be ran on my shift.
  • Secured printing plates to printing units and adjusted tolerances.
  • Operate hi-lo and crane to do die changes.
  • Press range was 60-300 ton.
  • Provided final QC audit of finished goods, overseeing their transfer to the warehouse with correct labeling.
  • Place workpieces on cutting tables, manually or using hoists, cranes, or sledges.
  • operate 44 ton crane and 7 ton forklift on a daily basis.
  • Hem saw, piranha ironworker, notching, grinding.
  • Performed preventive maintance on progressive and transfer stamping dies.
  • Assist the press leader in the running and production of an Albert Frankenthal four-color gravure printing press.
  • set up and repair Ran production of manual and progressive presses.Also loaded coils, and inspected parts.General housekeeping.

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7. Press Operators

high Demand
Here's how Press Operators is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Lead press duties include making sure all nine press operators looked inside the entire job jacket before starting a job.
  • Directed and trained press operators on day shift.

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8. CNC

high Demand
Here's how CNC is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Sheet Metal, Machining, Milling, Lathe, Set-up CNC, Manufacturing and technology
  • Set up CNC or NC sheet metal punching machines and edit of programs.

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9. Press Room

high Demand
Here's how Press Room is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Press Room Lead, knowledgeable in EPS foam cutting, Hendricks saw operator with a 20 inch saw blade.
  • Lead rigger for Golden Globes Awards press rooms.
  • Make color proofs for press room.

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10. Troubleshoot

high Demand
Here's how Troubleshoot is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Monitor press for quality product and troubleshoot press issues to maintain customer requirements.
  • Oversee, Coordinate, Troubleshoot, Assist and Report on ALL work in Prepress departments.

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11. Safety Inspections

high Demand

12. Press Checks

high Demand
Here's how Press Checks is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Supervised press checks and maintained equipment.

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13. Crew Members

high Demand
Here's how Crew Members is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Delegated responsibilities to crew members in absence of Press Leader.
  • Give instruction to crew members for each order.

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14. Aluminum

high Demand
Here's how Aluminum is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Supervised and coordinated activities in operating an aluminum extrusion press to manufacture a variety of custom extrusions.
  • Used various materials( CRS, Galvanized, Aluminun, And Aluminum Mirror 4 )

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15. Daily Production

average Demand
Here's how Daily Production is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Performed duties of lead personnel, supervised employees in the daily production of personal and business checks.
  • Maintain product for press operators and kept track of their daily production

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16. Campaign Events

average Demand
Here's how Campaign Events is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Produced and executed Presidential campaign events garnering thousands of attendees and hundreds of media.
  • Coordinated visual communications, press, logistics, and event details for wide range of Presidential campaign events throughout the country.
  • Planned and executed media logistics and strategy for campaign events and interviews with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.

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17. Quality Standards

average Demand
Here's how Quality Standards is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Maintained maximum productivity and highest quality standards throughout the department while exceeding customer expectations.
  • Maintain production flow and quality standards per contract specifications.
  • Operated a printing press using magnetic inks, successfully meeting the stringent quality standards required of the banking industry.
  • Lead a team of 5 Team members on my production line Estimated costs and set quality standards.

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18. Press Brake Department

average Demand

19. Press Releases

average Demand
Here's how Press Releases is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Drafted press releases on behalf of the campaign and managed press logistics for both the local and traveling press corps.
  • Press releases Used national databases to coordinate volunteers.

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20. Adobe Photoshop

average Demand
Here's how Adobe Photoshop is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Image editing using Adobe Photoshop Build/Modify Templates and Preflight using InDesign and Quark Set up jobs for platting using Prinergy Workshop

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21. Amada

average Demand

22. UV

average Demand
Here's how UV is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Utilized UV ink specifications to obtain quality prints for customers.

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23. New Operators

average Demand
Here's how New Operators is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Teach new operators proper machine operation and characteristics.
  • Train new operators on automatic presses and hand feed presses.

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24. New Procedures

average Demand

25. Product Quality

average Demand

26. Web Presses

average Demand

27. ISO

average Demand
Here's how ISO is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Communicated with supervisors and transmitted information to workers.
  • Supervised production operations as a fill in supervisor.
  • Recognize and report operational problems to supervisor.
  • Served as liaison between production department and Customer Service department by ensuring specific issues were tracked, documented, and resolved.
  • Fill in for 1st and 2nd shift supervisor during absence *Fill in for plant coordinator during absence.
  • Note any and all machine issues/concerns and forward to Shift Supervisor for maintenance as needed.
  • Train employees using ISO 9000 standards.
  • Communicated with Supervisors, saw crews, and die correctors to ensure quality product.
  • Lead of two other employees.Change presses.Occasional supervisor responsibilities.

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28. Quality Checks

average Demand
Here's how Quality Checks is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Plant improvements, weld inspections, quality checks.
  • Make quality checks and make adjustments, and to help out supervisor when needed.

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29. Customer Specifications

average Demand
Here's how Customer Specifications is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Inspected finished products for quality and adherence to customer specifications.

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30. Ensure Quality Production

low Demand
Here's how Ensure Quality Production is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Adjusted equipment to ensure quality production using tools such as calipers, micrometers, and height gauges.

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31. Job Orders

low Demand
Here's how Job Orders is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Interpreted blueprints, engineering drawings, job orders, and specifications.
  • Examine job orders to determine quantities to be printed, stock specifications, colors, or special printing instructions.

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32. PDF

low Demand
Here's how PDF is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Worked with various file submissions PDF and .JLT files * Familiarity with Production Servers and networked file system
  • Produce paper thermals, Dupont Water Proofs, and digital PDF proofs for customer approvals.
  • Lead color correction and retoucher along with page assembly to produce high quality printing PDFs.
  • Managed pre-press workflow and PDF / PS file conversation.

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33. Oversaw

low Demand

34. Final Product

low Demand
Here's how Final Product is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Work closely with customer service, design and sales team to ensure complete customer satisfaction with final product.
  • Coordinate final product with customers.

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35. Job Specifications

low Demand
Here's how Job Specifications is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Make ink according to job specifications.

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36. Secret Service

low Demand
Here's how Secret Service is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Negotiated with vendors, United States Secret Service, local officials and site hosts on event, attendee and principal operations.
  • Worked extensively with United States Secret Service, White House Military Office, and White House Communications Agency.

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37. Daily Operations

low Demand
Here's how Daily Operations is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Supervised lower level personnel while acting as the pressroom supervisor in charge of daily operations.

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38. Product Specifications

low Demand
Here's how Product Specifications is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Test and adjust machine speeds or actions, according to product specifications, using gauges and hand tools.

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39. Hi-Lo Driver

low Demand

40. Customer Orders

low Demand

41. Production RUN

low Demand
Here's how Production RUN is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Prepare nightly press report detailing all issues arising during production run.

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42. Production Goals

low Demand

43. Production Floor

low Demand
Here's how Production Floor is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Support and enforce established safety policies rules, and regulations on production floor.
  • Determined which candidates were ready for production floor.

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44. Pre-Press Department

low Demand
Here's how Pre-Press Department is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Managed the Pre-Press department to ensure department and organizational goals are achieved.
  • Job duties: Oversee the Pre-Press department and provide prioritization of print projects as well as workflow development and maintaining/updating procedures.

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45. Company Standards

low Demand

46. Osha

low Demand
Here's how Osha is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Maintain and enforce safety standards of company and OSHA standards.

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47. Press Area

low Demand
Here's how Press Area is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Maintain quality and production goals that are set for the press area within satisfactory of management.

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48. Xerox

low Demand

49. Computer System

low Demand

50. Hand Tools

low Demand
Here's how Hand Tools is used in Press Leader jobs:
  • Clean or oil presses or make minor repairs, using hand tools.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Press Leader

Safety Procedures20.6%
Set-Up9%
Customer Service6.4%
Production Schedules6%
Drill Press6%
RAN5.6%
Press Operators5.2%
CNC4.9%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Press Leader

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Safety Procedures
Safety Procedures
13.8%
13.8%
2
2
Set-Up
Set-Up
6%
6%
3
3
Customer Service
Customer Service
4.3%
4.3%
4
4
Production Schedules
Production Schedules
4%
4%
5
5
Drill Press
Drill Press
4%
4%
6
6
RAN
RAN
3.8%
3.8%
7
7
Press Operators
Press Operators
3.5%
3.5%
8
8
CNC
CNC
3.3%
3.3%
9
9
Press Room
Press Room
3%
3%
10
10
Troubleshoot
Troubleshoot
2.8%
2.8%
11
11
Safety Inspections
Safety Inspections
2.3%
2.3%
12
12
Press Checks
Press Checks
2%
2%
13
13
Crew Members
Crew Members
2%
2%
14
14
Aluminum
Aluminum
2%
2%
15
15
Daily Production
Daily Production
1.8%
1.8%
16
16
Campaign Events
Campaign Events
1.8%
1.8%
17
17
Quality Standards
Quality Standards
1.8%
1.8%
18
18
Press Brake Department
Press Brake Department
1.8%
1.8%
19
19
Press Releases
Press Releases
1.8%
1.8%
20
20
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop
1.5%
1.5%
21
21
Amada
Amada
1.5%
1.5%
22
22
UV
UV
1.5%
1.5%
23
23
New Operators
New Operators
1.5%
1.5%
24
24
New Procedures
New Procedures
1.5%
1.5%
25
25
Product Quality
Product Quality
1.5%
1.5%
26
26
Web Presses
Web Presses
1.5%
1.5%
27
27
ISO
ISO
1.3%
1.3%
28
28
Quality Checks
Quality Checks
1.3%
1.3%
29
29
Customer Specifications
Customer Specifications
1.3%
1.3%
30
30
Ensure Quality Production
Ensure Quality Production
1.3%
1.3%
31
31
Job Orders
Job Orders
1.3%
1.3%
32
32
PDF
PDF
1%
1%
33
33
Oversaw
Oversaw
1%
1%
34
34
Final Product
Final Product
1%
1%
35
35
Job Specifications
Job Specifications
1%
1%
36
36
Secret Service
Secret Service
1%
1%
37
37
Daily Operations
Daily Operations
1%
1%
38
38
Product Specifications
Product Specifications
1%
1%
39
39
Hi-Lo Driver
Hi-Lo Driver
1%
1%
40
40
Customer Orders
Customer Orders
1%
1%
41
41
Production RUN
Production RUN
1%
1%
42
42
Production Goals
Production Goals
1%
1%
43
43
Production Floor
Production Floor
1%
1%
44
44
Pre-Press Department
Pre-Press Department
1%
1%
45
45
Company Standards
Company Standards
1%
1%
46
46
Osha
Osha
0.8%
0.8%
47
47
Press Area
Press Area
0.8%
0.8%
48
48
Xerox
Xerox
0.8%
0.8%
49
49
Computer System
Computer System
0.8%
0.8%
50
50
Hand Tools
Hand Tools
0.8%
0.8%

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