Challenging Positions that require specific and in depth knowledge of Newspaper Production Equipment and Process
Manager of Installations and Audits (Former Employee), Durham, New hampshire – January 23, 2015
Pros: independent work making major decisions with company support.
Cons: extended long term absence from home during some periods.
Worked from home office most of year. Required extensive travel and contact with various customer newspaper throughout USA. Required to observe customer operations and make recommendations for quality and productivity enhancements. Required to install, train employees on press enhancements purchased and demonstrate improvements during production operations. Responsible for installation, training and start-up of entire printing press systems at major metropolitan newspapers across country.
Customer Service Department (Former Employee), Dover, NH – December 21, 2014
Pros: loved working on machinery
Thoroughly enjoyed working for this company. Enjoyed meeting new people at the different sites. Loved the travel. The worst part of the job is that it took me away from my family while my daughter was growing up. But now that my daughter is grown up, would like to travel for work again.
Challenging work requiring multi discipinary skills
Engineer, R&D (Former Employee), Durham, NH – November 6, 2014
Pros: great variety of challenging work
Cons: printing equipment industry is declining
Many engineering problems to solve and great variety of new and existing products to work on. Great team of talented engineers to work with. Unfortunately, the industry is in decline due to increasing competition from electronic media.
Very old company with no chance in this new world environment, unless they become lean and change management . Co-workers have been working in the company form more than 30 years average , and they have created habits
Pros: the different times to work and working with your schedule
Cons: not much of a future with in the company
The company has give 3 different times to come in and work which is you have a schedule it helps if something has to be done. Also you had a chance to work through out the weekend and for added overtime which helped for financial situations
Field Service Technician (Former Employee), Durham, NH – September 8, 2012
Pros: great co workers
Cons: constant travel
a day at work involved installing paint booths for printing presses. Management was great and my co workers were a pleasure to work with. the hardest part of the job was the constant travel but I loved learning the various aspects of my chosen trade.
Senior Buyer/Planner, Service Division (Current Employee), Durham, NH – July 18, 2012
Due to the industry as well as the ecconomic times, Goss has become a challenging enviroment to work in. I work with some great people that help make the days enjoyable & productive. After several layoffs Goss has become very top heavy by not reducing management.