Offset First Press Operator
Location: Beecher City
Posted on: August 7, 2022
A leading global provider of print and media solutions,
Quad/Graphics is powered by a passion for innovation and the most
advanced platform in the industry. Our collaborative team of
"can-do" people continually challenge the status quo, creating
groundbreaking solutions that push the boundaries of
Walk In Any Wednesday from 1pm-4pm for a plant tour and immediate
interview. Find a career. Not a job. Questions, call
Quad is currently hiring Essential Workers who want to make a
difference - Imagine more than you have today. Your career starts
here. Be greater than you thought possible and reap the rewards of
your success and growth. We are in the business of developing
people. Promotions are based on your performance - You are in
charge of your career!
At Quad we value and reward manufacturing experience by providing a
competitive wage. Individuals with print experience can have a
starting wage of up to $33 /hour. We offer up to $25,000 paid
relocation to candidates with prior experience. You have immediate
opportunities to advance - driving you to be better than yesterday.
As your career progresses, there are multiple upward paths
available, as we are continuously looking for our next group of
leaders to excel within the organization.
Effingham is a one-stop, full-service specialty operation capable
of printing commercial and direct mail products with full
personalization capabilities and in-house mail services. In
addition, Effingham has total scheduling flexibility due to its
large capacity, interchangeable presses. Our employees and their
families have access to an onsite medical clinic,. We offer
competitive pay, health, dental, pharmacy and life insurance, 401k,
vacation, and other great benefits, including a compressed work
schedule where you work half of the year!
Quad is a Wisconsin-based company, which is among the largest
magazine and direct-mail printers in the U.S. Our company leverages
its strong print foundation as part of a much larger, robust
integrated marketing services platform that helps marketers and
content creators improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their
marketing spend across offline and online media channels.
Quad is closely following the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease
(COVID-19), and implementing processes that promote the safety of
our employees, candidates, customers and communities. We follow CDC
and local health authorities, federal and state governments along
with best practices and recommendations from our healthcare
BE YOUR OWN SUCCESS STORY. BE SOMETHING GREATER. BE QUAD.
Quad is seeking First Press Operators to work at our Direct
Marketing facility in Effingham, IL. These positions are
responsible for set up and operation of Press equipment to
customer-supplied specifications while maintaining production by
planning and organizing jobs and continuously monitoring quality.
Additionally, operators are responsible for cleanliness and keeping
press maintained mechanically. Some positions will have direct
- Planning and organizing jobs by reviewing schedules and job
tickets, identifying priorities, assigning roles, and maintaining
- Monitoring signature quality by setting and monitoring color,
maintaining register, fold, and compensation, and identifying and
- Setting up/operating of Printing Press equipment and Inline
Finishing equipment. Set up computers, units, folders and auxiliary
equipment and performing preventative maintenance.
- Participating in training and teaching, assisting all positions
and working with customers and the business plan.
- Color setting, performing make-readies and working with
auxiliary equipment for Finishing line Qualifications
Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:
- Experience with the following Press & In-Line Finishing
equipment: Heidelberg Harris M1000, M " Mini Web and 2x4 8 unit
Presses. Sheffler/WPM Rotary cutter and WPM Die Cutter, remoist,
hot melt gluing and UV experience also a plus!
- 2-3 years of previous Press Operator experience, including
ability to web up press, be able to match the product to the sample
from the customer is required.
- Strong mechanical aptitude is required
- Must have eye/hand coordination when inside the unit while
- Must have ability to utilize the computer to ensure quality of
- Ability to lift 10-15 pounds continuously, the ability to lift
up to 70 pounds occasionally, stand long hours (12-hour shift), use
hands and wrists continuously in controlled movement, receive and
follow instructions and use vision in order to identify
- Shift Options that fit your lifestyle and needs:
- 12 hour rotating shifts (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7
a.m.) including days, nights, weekends, and holidays. working 3 - 4
days a week The requirements listed above are representative of the
knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
Additional Company Information
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including
401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
Quad is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values
diversity. We are committed to creating a place of belonging - a
space where employees do not need to sacrifice who they are to
exist and grow in our workplace. Quad does not discriminate on any
unlawful basis including race, religion, color, national origin,
disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age,
marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other
basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Quad
also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any
of these protected categories.
Drug Free Workplace
Keywords: Quad, Decatur , Offset First Press Operator, Other , Beecher City, Illinois
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!