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Material Handler/Forklift

Apply Job ID 14279 Date posted Jun. 27, 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. This includes guided vehicles (driverless fork trucks) and world-class digital 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.

$15 per hour and up to $17 based on experience.
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more
Quad is currently seeking a Forklift Driver Material Handler for the Shakopee, MN location. We are willing to train! In this position, you will be given the unique opportunity to learn the printing business, build relationships, and develop technical skills. Must be able to work as part of a team in a fast paced, detail oriented production environment and work independently with little supervision.
Job duties will include (but not limited to):
  • Using a forklift  to load and unload boxcars and semi-trailers.
  • Stacking the rolls of paper (maximum height of 19 feet high) in the warehouse.
  • Supplying rolls of paper to the appropriate presses.
  • Monitor current/upcoming jobs on press several times per shift.
  • Identifying and documenting damage on incoming receipts.
  • Scanning all rolls of paper from the time of receipt to consumption at press.
  • Preparing bill of ladings for external/internal shipments. 
  • Must have the ability to learn the layout of the warehouse, pressroom and production equipment.
  • This position requires the ability to lift 10-15 pounds continuously, the ability to lift up to 70 pounds occasionally, receive and follow instruction, with or without a reasonable accommodation.
  • The ability to work a 12-hour schedule, including days, nights, weekends and holidays is also required.
  • Position requires strong math, verbal and written skills as well as the ability to multi-task and prioritize job needs.
  • Excellent attendance record and satisfactory job performance in current position.
  • Good safety record and solid understanding of QG safety policies.
  • Team player with a positive attitude who is able to work well with others.
  • Basic computer skills.
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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