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Entry Level Press Assistant

Apply Job ID 13380 Date posted Apr. 23, 2019 Location Shakopee, Minnesota 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.

Are you looking for a company that can provide you with both a challenging and rewarding career? 
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more. 
Entry level pay is $13/hr. plus .75 cent shift premium working night shift.
We will train! All are encouraged to apply especially those who have worked in manufacturing, warehouse, or factory environments.
Quad is currently seeking general manufacturing Press Assistants for our Shakopee, MN location. This position will remove lifts of signatures from the stackers and place them onto skids and/or operate automated press stacking machinery. They will also participate with press crew in completing assigned tasks and general housekeeping activities during make-ready, running, and downtime.  
Job Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Stack signatures onto skids and prepare for transport based on destination
  • Continuously inspect product during production for compliance with quality standards
  • Work with Press Crew to execute tasks required for attaining optimum press productivity
  • Pre-weigh and stage skids, prepare needed materials for use while running
  • Complete required maintenance and lubrication assignments
  • Thoroughly and accurately complete required documentation, electronic and paper
  • Perform duties of other Print Service manufacturing positions as needed following requisite training
  • Ability to work 12 hour shift
  • Ability to maintain close attention to detail for extended time periods
  • Strong organizational abilities
  • Ability to work overtime as mandated by production needs
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a crew/team
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines under pressure
Additional Company Information
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
Quad prides itself on having a grow from within philosophy where employees are provided the opportunity to learn in their roles and grow within the company. Our press employees help develop motivated individuals into skilled Operators with progressive wage increases. Warehouse, entry level, machine operators, and many 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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