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Waukee Hiring Event - August 19th, 9am-4pm!

- Waukee, Iowa

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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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  • Innovative 5
  • Results Driven 8
  • Confident 7
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Everado - Press Operator

Everado - Press Operator

“Running a machine is all I wanted to do when I started. I am thankful that I was able to learn a new career and have new opportunities at Quad.”

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Job ID 20277 Date posted Aug. 03, 2021 Location Waukee, Iowa 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 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.

Quad Waukee is hosting an onsite hiring event on Thursday, August 19th from 9am-4pm! 

$2,000 Sign-On & Retention Bonus for a Full-Time Manufacturing Employees 

Quad Waukee is currently hiring Essential Laborers who want to make a difference . Your career starts here, as we are in the business of developing people. Promotions are based on your performance – You are in charge of your career! This is an entry level position where you will  be given the training you need to succeed. The person hired for this role jogs, bundles and stacks printed signatures from discharge unit of 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 stock area and returning unused paper to 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: 8am-8pm and 8pm-8am. You do not switch shifts. Overtime is available. 

At Quad, we value the growth and development of our employees. In our entry level laborer role, we start at $13.05/hour to $15.85/hour (plus $.40-.75/hour when you work night shift). Individuals with print experience start 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! Come join us in the fastest growing city in Iowa!

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.

Additional Company Information 

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.

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