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Quad/Graphics

Overview

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!

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  • 8 or 12hour shifts
  • Level: Entry to Skilled
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Everado - Press Operator

Everado - Press Operator

“Running a machine is all I wanted to do when I started. I am thankful that I was able to learn a new career and have new opportunities at Quad.”

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Job ID 20604 Date posted Sep.. 21, 2021 Location Effingham, Illinois Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)

Quad/Graphics


Printers to the core, Quad/Graphics’ manufacturing employees take pride in being the best at putting ink on paper for our clients. We work in a fast-paced environment focused on getting quality work out the door and into the hands of consumers. Though physically demanding, the work is rewarding and you’ll excel if you thrive on rolling up your sleeves and getting the job done.


Quad in Effingham is Opening their doors

Wednesday from 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Walk in any Wednesday for a plant tour and immediate interview.  Bring a friend!   

Looking for a job?  Walk away with a career.

Have the opportunity to get hired on the spot.

Questions?  Please call 414-566-2196

Kerry will help reserve your spot!

Wear closed toed shoes!Please also bring along a valid picture ID and a mask to wear the entire time you are at the plant.

Effingham Plant 

420 W. Industrial Avenue (Main Plant), Effingham, IL

From Interstate 70/57, take Exit 159 and proceed east on Fayette Avenue to Banker Street. Turn right on Banker and proceed south approximately 2 miles to Industrial Avenue and turn right. The facility is on the right. Once you arrive, please go to the “Main Employee Entrance” door by the flag pole.   Please call the plant with any questions 414-622-2580.  

We are Hiring For:

FT and  PT  Entry Level Gerneral Laborers, Skilled Offset Press Operators to include Rolltenders  Second and First Press Operators,  Press Ink Jet Operator, Recycling Technician, Forklift/Material Handlers, Electrical/Mechanical Technicians and more!

Our compressed work schedule is geared toward balancing work and family life.   You will work 3 to 4, 12 hour days a week with opportunities for overtime (OT paid after 40 hours per week).   These shifts rotate throughout the year  (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.) including days, nights, weekends, and holidays.

At Quad entry-level wages for full-time start between $16 - $18/hr.  You have immediate opportunities to advance – driving you to be better than yesterday.  In addition, we value and reward manufacturing experience by providing a competitive wage and have the opportunity to earn up to $21/hr. in your first 2 years.  Individuals with print experience can have a starting wage up to $27/hr.  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.

About the Effingham Plant:

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, fitness center.  We offer competitive pay, health, dental, pharmacy and life insurance, 401k, vacation, and other great benefits.

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 subsidiary, QuadMed.

WORK HARD.  MOVE UP.  STAND PROUD.

Be Something Greater. Be Quad.

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.

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