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Press Ink Jet Operator

Apply Job ID 18550 Date posted Jan. 11, 2021 Location Effingham, Illinois Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)


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
  • 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. 

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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