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Gravure Second Press Operator

- Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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!

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Job ID 15217 Date posted Sep. 07, 2019 Location Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 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.

At Quad, you’ll begin at a competitive wage based on your experience levelwith immediate opportunities to advance – driving you to be better than yesterday. Additionally, earn up to 10% more of your base wage and overtime pay through an incentive program that rewards productivity, safety and product quality.
We offer support at every step of your career with on-site healthcare facilities, 401(k) retirement savings, paid holidays and vacations, and many more great benefits.
You’ll proudly wear Quad blue and stand shoulder to shoulder with the team that’s transforming an industry. Your work matters at Quad.
Position Overview:
Quad is currently seeking Gravure Second Press Operators for the Oklahoma City, Magazine/Catalog plant.  Second Press Operators play an essential role in helping Quad reduce the cost of errors; achieve client satisfaction and create a safe and hazard free workplace.  The Second Press Operators are expected to assist in performing functions to support the operation of printing presses in the following areas: Set up, color quality, color adjustments, ensure printed quality, conforms to customer specifications, assist in training employees and giving general directions assigned to press employees.  The Second Press Operator assists the First Press Operator with make-readies, press equipment operations, performing quality control functions and enforcing the safety rules.      
Required Qualifications:
  • Must have one to four years’ experience with printing presses (Offset Gravure or Web environment preferred) as a second operator required or rolltender.
  • Available for rotating 12 hour shifts (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.) which may include days, nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as required.  This compressed 3 and 4 day work week is geared toward balancing work and family life.  
  • Physical requirements include the ability to stand for the duration of the shift, frequent walking and must be able to lift up to 70 lbs. on a regular basis, reach overhead, and occasionally bend, stoop, push and pull.
  • Willingness to update skills on a regular basis to keep up to date with rapidly changing technology.
  • Must be able to problem solve when unexpected challenges arise.
  • Must be able to work safely and in compliance with all regulations, including the use of PPE (safety glasses, hearing protection, and shoes.)
Other Company Information
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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