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Pressroom - Press Operator 1

Harrisonburg, VA, USA Req #996
Thursday, February 8, 2024

Our Safety Culture:

The safety and health of our employees is this company’s most important business consideration. Lakeside Book will provide a safe and secure working environment to support our goal of zero accidents and injuries.

Lakeside Book commits to being good stewards of the environment by conducting environmentally responsible business practices while continuing to be good neighbors and partners in the communities in which we live and work.  

We welcome our veterans to apply!

We are looking for Machine Operators to join our team at Lakeside Book Company. As the largest bookmaker in the United States, you will help move the finished product out the door and into the hands of readers across the country. Previous machine operating experience is preferred but we will provide you with all the training you need to be successful. Advancement opportunities are available!

As a Machine Operator in the Pressroom, you will:

  • Operate and oversee the production of a printing press
  • Inspect and troubleshoot equipment
  • Monitor quality, throughput, and productivity
  • Process departmental paperwork
  • Receive training to help advance your career


  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to stand for the entire duration of your shift
  • 1+ years of experience operating machines

What we offer you:

  • Your safety is our top priority – we use COVID-safe practices in all we do
  • Paid time off
  • Benefits
  • 401k with a company match
  • Fun team events
  • Growing business with a strong future

What we offer you:


  • Paid time off 
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • 401k with company match 
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee appreciation & recognition programs
  • Diverse & inclusive work group



About Us:

Lakeside Book Company loves books!  To us, every book matters. Every word. Every page. Every hand that helped build it. Our history has shown that we are leaders and innovators. We have a team-winning culture, where all of our people have a voice. While we are old in years, we are new at heart.  Come join our mission to keep the world reading.


Lakeside Book Company is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. Lakeside Book Company is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. If  reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process or perform essential job functions please contact


*This job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties and responsibilities assigned for this job at the company’s discretion. 

Other details

  • Job Family Manufacturing
  • Job Function Manufacturing -- Pressroom
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $23.30
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  • Harrisonburg, VA, USA