Skip to main content

Press Packer $16.24 / hr.

Apply Job ID 25116 Date posted Mar. 15, 2023 Location Waukee, Iowa

As a global marketing experience company, Quad’s goal is to help our clients win every day. We use our data-driven integrated marketing and manufacturing platform to streamline solutions for our clients, reduce friction and enhance their marketing spend effectiveness. We’ve built a rich legacy by believing in our people, allowing them to act like owners and to take charge of their own success. Whether an operator, sales rep, a graphic artist or a clinician, we’re all driven to perform at our best— for ourselves and our clients. At our core, we’re a company that believes we can always create a better way.

This is an entry-level position where we will train you. This person jogs, bundles, and stacks printed signatures from the discharge unit of the printing press. This person also performs make-ready and clean-up duties as directed by the press operator. This position may also perform all duties associated with moving paper rolls to press from the stock area and returning the unused paper to the stock area and loading reel stands with proper stock. This person also manages the reel stand waste, sig waste, and quality control samples. During make-ready, this person will assist with hanging plates, and webbing up. 

The shifts are 12 hours: 8 am-8 pm and 8 pm-8 am. You do not switch shifts. Overtime is available.

At Quad, we value the growth and development of our employees.   In our entry-level press packer roles, we start at $16.24/hour (plus $.40-.75/hour when you work the night shift) Individuals with print experience start from up to $22 - $25/hour pending work performance. You have immediate opportunities to advance – driving you to be better than yesterday. As your career progresses, there are multiple upward paths available, as we are continuously looking for our next group of leaders to excel within the organization

 Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED preferred.
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.
  • Must be able to understand and follow directions.
  • Ability to lift 50-70 lbs.
  • Repetitive use of hands and fingers.
  • Ability to stand for long periods.
  • Ability and mindset to abide by all safety measures and rules set forth by the company.

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.

Quad is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to creating a place of belonging — a space where employees do not need to sacrifice who they are to exist and grow in our workplace. Quad does not discriminate on any unlawful basis including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Quad also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

Drug-Free Workplace

Be part of our talent community.

Sign up here for job alerts from Quad

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.