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Seasonal General Manufacturing $14.50hr.

- Lufkin, Texas

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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  • Motivational 5
  • Team Player 6
  • Innovative 5
  • Results Driven 8
  • Confident 7
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  • Detail-oriented
  • Problem solver
  • Productive
  • Self-starter
  • Sensible
  • Trustworthy

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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 20564 Date posted Sep.. 13, 2021 Location Lufkin, Texas 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.

Job Description

Quad is seeking Seasonal Press Assistants to work in the Lufkin, TX facility. Flexible scheduling options available! Typically 12 hour shifts are available, either days or nights.
Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 
  • Remove product from the end of the printing press or finishing machine.
  • Transfer completed bundles of product off machine conveyor and stack onto pallets, occasionally stack bundles onto boxes or tie strap and then box the bundles. 
  • Move product with a hand jack
  • Comply with all quality, safety and work rules and regulations.
  • Effectively communicate with other members of the staff.
  • Remove skids of product using a hand jack .
  • Assist other crew members with various duties including webbing up of the press and/or special handwork in order to meet customer requests.
  • Read and understand skid tags – i.e. bundles per row, rows per skid, type of skid required, and tied or boxed bundles.
  • Empty trash into proper waste compactors.
  • Change out paper waste containers when full.
  • Keep press supplies handy. (i.e. making boxes)
  • Follow all clean-up and housekeeping procedures

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.
  • The ability to take stacks (average 10-30 lbs) using repetitive hand/wrist movement, off of the end of a machine (2-4 feet high) and stack product on skids from floor level to 5 feet high using repetitive bending and twisting.
  • The ability to remove skids (weighing up to 2400 lbs) by using a hand jack or Big Joe lift
  • Ability to lift stacks of end boards (30 lbs) as needed
  • Lift rolls of banding strap (60 lb) as needed
  • Ability to adjust stacker using a touch screen
  • Ability to use a jogging table
  • Ability to transfer completed bundles of product (10-30 lbs.) off machine conveyor and stack onto pallets that potentially weigh from 5 to 75 lbs.
  • The ability to use a hand jack or Big Joe lift.
  • The ability to use a computer, scissors, and tape gun.
  • At least 18-years of age or older
  • A solid work history
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently or as a crew in a fast paced environment
  • The ability to read and write; possess good verbal and written comprehension. A passing color-test score is also required.

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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