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Die Cut Operator

- Omaha, Nebraska

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!

  • Full Time and part time positions
  • 8 or 12hour shifts
  • Level: Entry to Skilled
  • Paid Vacation
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Job ID 14489 Date posted Jul. 15, 2019 Location Omaha, Nebraska 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 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 7% 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.
The Die Cutter Machine Operator efficiently performs set-up and operates machines that die cut blank and/or pre-printed stock. Responsibilities include confirmation of accuracy and completeness of order, dies, set-up and installation, paper stock, and the load and feed of paper, and the effectiveness and accuracy of cutting, staging completed work per instructions, and area maintenance.  This position starts on nights and will work a 12 hour shift on a 223 schedule.  
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Follow all Company policies, procedures and guidelines as well as take actions that support team work, safety, contamination control, efficiency and good housekeeping.
  • Know and abide by all Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Follow the pre-production, make ready, and production run tasks. 
  • Operate powered equipment
  • Occasionally train workers on the Die Cutting Machine operations, including the feeding and take off functions.
  • Ensure the work area is clean, and that non-conforming, over-runs, and/or waste are delivered to the appropriate repository.
  • Cross-train as assigned
  • Follow and adhere to all Personal Protective Equipment rules and regulations
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned 
Required Qualifications:
  • Possess a High School Diploma or GED, or equivalent education and/or training
  • Be able to perform work related math functions (which includes the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide)
  • Be familiar with production and processing
  • Have sufficient skill and experience with troubleshooting
  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Must be able to lift 10-15 pounds continuously, and lift up to 50 pounds occasionally
  • Have the ability to stand long hours, stop, crouch, kneel, crawl, climb and use hands and wrists continuously in controlled movement
  • Good verbal and written comprehension, with ability to receive and follow instructions
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment and work independently with minimal supervision
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