Pressroom Manager (Nights)

The Portland Press Herald is seeking a Night Pressroom Manager for our busy press room. The Pressroom Manager is responsible for the nightly workflow of the department.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Supervising pressroom personnel – including staffing, training, scheduling, and safety
  • Assist the VP of Production in the operation of the department to meet short and long term goals including budgeting, maintenance and workflow
  • Directs and assigns duties with the Assistant Foremen
  • Works with the prepress department in the layout of press runs, press configurations and print schedules.
  • Communicates with other departments – including distribution to ensure work meets quality standards and deadlines.

Our Ideal candidate has:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate across multiple departments and levels
  • Keen attention to detail and time management
  • Previous Management Experience in a Pressroom Setting
  • Proficient with all pressroom equipment and systems
  • Strong technical troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Experience managing in a union environment is a plus
  • Commitment to safety training and procedures

We offer:

  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Short/long-term disability and life insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k with company match

The Portland Press Herald is a part of MaineToday Media. MaineToday Media is an EEO employer.