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Pressperson

Sacramento Bee
Sacramento, CA Full-time
Posted on February 2, 2019

The Sacramento Bee's Production Division has an opening for a full time Pressperson. 

Key responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to: operating press equipment, specifically preparing rolls of paper for printing, adjusting ink densities and color registration to specification.  The ability to evaluate color value is critical.  Familiarity with newspaper operations is desired, but an excellent mechanical aptitude would be a plus.  Excellent communication skills both oral and written are a must.  Accuracy in reporting is a must.  Must be willing to work any hours, as well as willing to work any shift that he/she is scheduled, as needed.  Must be self-motivated and dependable.  

Requirements

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Flexible schedule to work any shift scheduled  

 

The Sacramento Bee Company overview

The Sacramento Bee is the flagship newspaper of the McClatchy Co . and the largest paper in the region. Its location at 2100 Q St. was once the Buffalo Brewery and its namesake "Scoopy" was designed by Walt Disney. It was awarded its first Pulitzer Prize in 1935 for Public Service. Since that time, The Bee has won numerous awards, including five more Pulitzer Prizes, the most recent for editorial cartooning in 2016. The Bee's circulation area covers the Northern Sacramento Valley and surrounding areas: south to Stockton, north to Redding, east to Reno and west to the San Francisco Bay Area. The Bee is available seven days a week both in print and online (e-edition).