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Press Assistant II

Apply Job ID 21378 Date posted Jun. 21, 2022 Location Merced, California 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.

Quad is currently hiring General Laborers as 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! 

$2,000 Sign-On & Retention Bonus for all  Full-Time Manufacturing Employees 
Position Overview:
Quad is currently seeking a full-time Offset Press Assistant for our Merced, CA Plant to perform all actions on the front end of the press including but not limited to:

Product Handling:
  • Reads the load tags and removes the bundles of printed materials from the stacker and places the bundles in a specific sequence on the skid.   
  • Tags completed skids and uses a pallet jack to move the skids to the designated area for pick up.
General Press Activities:
  • Assists the press crew with changing plates, webbing up the press and assists with scheduled maintenance.
  • Maintains the highest quality product through employment of standard operating procedures in all job responsibilities. 
  • Performs daily maintenance and general housekeeping.
Responsible for knowing and following all safety regulations and policies and reporting any issues of concerns to the press operator or management.
Required Qualifications:
Must be able to read and write.  Must be able to work 12 hour shifts, weekends, and holidays as scheduled.  Must be able to lift 25 lbs on a regular basis, and 50+ lbs occasionally, and be able to bend, twist and climb stairs on a regular basis with or without reasonable accommodation.
This positions requires the ability to work a rotating 12 hour shift (7:00am to 7:00pm and 7:00pm to 7:00am) including days, nights, weekends and holidays.

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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