Operate letterpress


Operate machine which produces printed materials by applying ink on specific raised sections of a surface, which is then pressed against desired print output media.

Alternative labels

run letterpress
handle letterpress
operating letterpress
control letterpress
operate letterpresses
activate letterpress
use letterpress

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Operate letterpress is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Operate letterpress is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

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.




  1. Operate letterpress – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022