First Press Operator
- East Longmeadow, Massachusetts
More than just another employer, we pride ourselves on being a company with a soul. Quad’s culture is built on a rich legacy of passionate, innovative people always striving to find a better way. As a global marketing services provider, Quad leverages worldwide capabilities and leading-edge technology to help brand owners market and distribute their products more efficiently and effectively - transforming the industry with the combined power of digital and print.
Fueled by innovative, interesting days, careers at Quad instill a sense of empowerment and possibility as you gain the skills and confidence to advance as our platform evolves. Join the Quad team today and develop your career – work side-by-side with skilled professionals, operate multi-million dollar pieces of equipment, and experience first-hand the values that have guided us from day one. Work hard, move fast, contribute new ideas and proudly wear Quad Blue!
- Full Time and part time positions
- 8 or 12hour shifts
- Level: Entry to Skilled
- Paid Vacation
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Quad is seeking a full-time Offset First Press Operator at our Springfield, MA location. The incumbent is responsible for operating or assisting in operating the web offset presses and will play an essential role in helping Quad reduce the cost of errors, achieve client satisfaction and creating a safe and hazard free workplace. This position is a leadership role and will assist in directing the work the work activities of the press team members to ensure productivity, quality and safety goals are met. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Quad is seeking a full-time Offset First Press Operator at our Springfield, MA location. The incumbent is responsible for operating or assisting in operating the web offset presses and will play an essential role in helping Quad reduce the cost of errors, achieve client satisfaction and creating a safe and hazard free workplace. This position is a leadership role and will assist in directing the work the work activities of the press team members to ensure productivity, quality and safety goals are met.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- 3+ Years Press experience
- Skilled in Offset Press Operation, with Heidelberg Goss Press's being a plus
- Able to lift and move 50 pounds or more repeatedly
- Able to stand for 12 hours
- Detailed knowledge of offset printing process
- This position requires the ability to work a 12 hour shifts (8:00am to 8:00pm or 8:00pm to 8:00am) including days, nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as necessary
- Ability to read, write and perform math operations
- Ability to distinguish colors accurately
- Ability to apply written and verbal instructions for machine set-up.
- Good interpersonal skills to effectively interact and guide team members
- Solid organizational skills
- Must demonstrate reliability through attendance, punctuality and ability to stay in work area
- Must be able to foster team cooperation and support supervisors
- Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
Ability to work overtime as needed
Additional Company Information
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.