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Finishing Operator 1

- Effingham, Illinois

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!

  • Full Time and part time positions
  • 8 or 12hour shifts
  • Level: Entry to Skilled
  • Paid Vacation
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  • Results Driven 8
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  • Self-starter
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Job ID 19838 Date posted Jun.. 15, 2021 Location Effingham, Illinois Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)

Quad/Graphics


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 communications.


Quad is currently seeking Finishing First Operator, responsible for set up and operation of Finishing equipment (to include Cutters, Folders, Inserters and Inkjet) to customer-supplied specifications. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.

  1. Set up, adjust and operate inserting, cutting, folding and offline equipment.
  2. Direct, motivate and develop crew working on the machine.
  3. Act as technical resource to address and resolve inquiries and problems; analyze and resolve work problems, and assist workers in solving work problems.
  4. Understanding of all online labor management tools and Smartools.
  5. Consult with Specialist about scheduled production.  Plan the most efficient methods of completing work assignments.
  6. Continually evaluate processes and methods, recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, utilization of people, and quality of product.
  7. Maintain a safe and clean work environment. Instruct and monitor production employees’ work practices and conformance with procedures.
  8. Comply with all quality, safety and work rules and regulations
QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below 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.

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