offset printer


Offset printers handle an offset press in order to print an image. The offset press transfers an inked image from the plate to a rubber blanket before to print it onto the printing surface.

Alternative label

  • newspaper printer

  • offset press operator

  • offset pressman

  • lithographic printing specialist

  • offset press assistant

  • lithographic printing technician

  • offset lithography printer

  • offset printer technician

  • offset press specialist

  • newspaper press operator

  • pad printing machine operator

  • offset printer operator

  • offset press technician

  • newspaper press technician

  • newspaper press specialist

  • lithographic printing operator

  • offset printer specialist

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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