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$2000 New Hire Bonus Press Assistant

- Franklin, Wisconsin

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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!

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Job ID 20441 Date posted Aug.. 26, 2021 Location Franklin, Wisconsin Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)

Quad/Graphics


Employees at Quad thrive at the intersection of thinking, making and marketing. As we continue to take the bold steps necessary to transform our offering, our goal is to provide our clients with the most powerful integrated marketing platform. We’re all partners in our company, committed to do the right thing, trusting the process, innovating for the future, growing the business, believing in each other, and having a little fun along the way.

$2,000 Sign-On & Retention Bonus for Full-Time Manufacturing Employees!

Quad is currently hiring Essential Workers who want to make a difference - Imagine more than you have today.  Your career starts here.  Be greater than you thought possible and reap the rewards of your success and growth.  We are in the business of developing people.  Promotions are based on your performance – You are in charge of your career! 

At Quad, you have immediate opportunities to advance – driving you to be better than yesterday.  We value and reward manufacturing experience by providing a competitive wage.  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.

One of Quad’s premier packaging plants and world headquarters is located in Franklin, WI.  The Franklin plant is just over 270,000 square feet in size, CLIMATE CONTROLLED and home to cutting edge equipment and technology.

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.

BE YOUR OWN SUCCESS STORY.  BE SOMETHING GREATER.  BE QUAD.

Position Overview:

Quad is seeking a Press Assistant at our Franklin, WI location. The ideal candidate will assist the First and Second Pressmen.  The Press Assistant will perform cleaning and set up, load and stage paper and manage output along with area maintenance.


Essential Job Functions

  • Prepare for Operation - Check order documentation to prepare for make ready operations. Make ready for production by setting up machine components to create products in line with customer specifications.
  • Operate Sheeting Machine - Operate assigned equipment in accordance with Company policies and standard operating procedures. Observe and monitor machine operations to determine whether adjustments are needed. Perform routine adjustments as needed to alter position, alignment, speed, or pressure.
  • Perform Maintenance - Perform basic maintenance and troubleshooting of assigned equipment during shift.
  • Perform Quality Checks - Complete quality checklist(s) and other paperwork according to established standard operating procedures and perform quality checks of product throughout to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Perform Line Clearance - Clean assigned area by removing all product from line, trash, boxes, and other supplies associated with a completed order.

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge of equipment platform
  • Solid Continuous Improvement background
  • Expertise in all technologies of Production equipment
  • Expert mechanical aptitude with experience in trouble shooting and maintenance of production equipment.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be self-motivated to lead, model and direct leaders and crew member efforts to maintain schedule and deadlines.
  • Must be able to read and follow directions and able to manage multiple tasks/projects.
  • Must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively in both written and oral form.
  • Must be prompt and reliable and able to work overtime as required.
  • Ability to organize and manage people effectively.
  • Ability to work 4 10-hour shifts, Mon.-Thurs. 3pm-1am

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3 or more years of experience in material handling and inventory control.

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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