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Ink Jet Machine Operator $15/hr

- Effingham, Illinois

Quad/Graphics

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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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“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 16446 Date posted Jan. 14, 2020 Location Effingham, Illinois Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)

Quad/Graphics


Production opportunities at Quad instill a sense of empowerment and possibility distinct from those at other employers. Quad’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities include world-class automation and printing technology. Our platform includes digital, gravure and offset presses that give our clients a full range of options to produce personalized marketing products. Fueled by innovative, interesting days, you’ll find hard work is good work, and feel a deep sense of pride in a job well done – something shared by everyone in the community we call Quad.

We offer excellent benefits for eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations, and more.
Quad is currently seeking Ink Jet Operators to work at their Direct Marketing facility in Effingham, Illinois.
We will train! All are encouraged to apply especially those who have worked in manufacturing, warehouse, or factory environments. Warehouse, entry level, machine operator, material handler encouraged to apply!
This position is responsible for:
  • Operating and troubleshooting Ink Jet Presses- HP, Kodak, etc.
  • Read and understand job tickets to prepare machine and complete make-ready
  • Monitor quality of product coming off of machine (some product may be mailed out straight off of the press).
  • Work with crew of 4-7 people
  • Assist other operators with webbing-up of presses when needed
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area
Qualifications:
  • Minimum of two years inkjet or press experience is preferred
  • Must be self-motivated, reliable, and quality and safety oriented.
  • Strong computer skills and excellent communication is required.
  • The ability to work well with others in a team setting, as well as independently at times, is required.
  • Must be able to work a 12-hour rotating schedule that may include days, nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Successful candidate must possess solid organizational and problem solving skills and be able to work in a fast-paced environment with little or no supervision.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds, reaching, bending, walking, standing, stooping, pulling and pushing with or without reasonable accommodation is required.
What is Direct Marketing?
Direct Marketing offers concept-through-delivery services, including just-in-time marketing strategies, creative development, and creative and workflow solutions, as well as online communications deployment and comprehensive print production and distribution, all driven by data. 
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.
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