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Saddle Stitch Operator

- Oklahoma City, Oklahoma



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Job ID 15216 Date posted Sep. 07, 2019 Location Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 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 binding technology. Our platform gives 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 with 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 seeking experienced Saddle Stitch Operators to make magazines and catalogues at our Oklahoma City, OK plant.  At over one million square feet in size, this CLIMATE CONTROLLED plant is our largest plant west of the Mississippi river. 
A Stitcher operator is responsible for set up and operation of multimillion dollar, highly automated Goss SP 1000, SP 1100 and SP 2500 Saddle Stitcher machines.
  • Prior experience directing a manufacturing crew required
  • Makeready experience required
  • Preventative machine maintenance experience required. This could be greasing the machine, changing belts, and similar work.
  • Desired experience includes operating a Saddle Stitcher, with Goss SP, Mueller Tempo, and some of the larger Heidleberg stitchers preferred.  Other stitchers and bindery equipment will be considered.
  • Prior Finishing Operator experience and proven familiarity of Finishing equipment is preferred.
  • Prior experience in a high volume manufacturing environment is required.
  • Must have mechanical aptitude, and the ability to troubleshoot equipment for set up and malfunctions are required
  • Must have a good understanding of computer controls and how they and how they work
  • Must be able to perform basic math calculations
  • Must have an excellent understanding of measurements
  • Candidates must also have good verbal and written comprehension skills.
  • Must be able to bend and lift continuously, performing repetitious tasks in a fast-paced atmosphere, and stand for extended periods of time with or without a reasonable accommodation
  • Must be able to thrive in a team environment and work independently with minimal supervision
  • Experience on Domino Inkjet equipment is a plus
Additional Company Information
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
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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