Press Operator

Lee Enterprises Inc   Rapid City, SD   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on August 30, 2023
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The Rapid City Journal is accepting applications for a press operator. We are a newspaper/commercial print operation with five units Goss Headliner and eight units Goss Community.

We are seeking an individual with a keen eye for quality and a desire to make a difference. Mechanical abilities and forklift experience are desirable. Job is largely night shift and may include weekends and holidays.

We are seeking experienced web press operators, but will train the right person. Salary is dependent on experience. We are a drug-free work place and all applicants considered for employment must pass a post-offer drug screen prior to beginning employment.

Rapid City is a scenic destination in the heart of America. Western South Dakota includes the Black Hills National Forest, Crazy Horse Memorial, Mount Rushmore, Badlands National Park, Wind Cave National Park, countless lakes, streams and outdoor recreation opportunities and the largest ski resort this side of the Rockies.

The Black Hills also holds claim to historic Deadwood, a relic of the Wild West and home to some of the best gaming resorts in the region. The nearby wide open spaces reflect that same Western flair as well. We have mild winters, gorgeous summers and great people. Rapid City is also in a region with a stable, growing economy and a high quality of life.

The Rapid City Journal, and its website, is a division of Lee Enterprises. We offer an excellent pay plan and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, life insurance, 401K and a generous paid time off policy.

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Why Join Us?

Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This includes paid parental leave for new parents.

Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of high-quality local news, with 77 daily newspapers in 26 states that have print, digital and e-replica versions. Lee's newspapers have a combined circulation of more than 1.2 million daily. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly. We also have a rapidly growing roster of digital products for consumers, and are committed to aggressive digital growth.

Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at .

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply.