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Part-Time General Laborer

Apply Job ID 21949 Date posted Mar.. 13, 2022 Location Waukesha, Wisconsin Full Time / Part Time Part time (PT)


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.

Quad is currently hiring Essential Workers who want to make a difference - Imagine more than you have today.  Your career starts here.  Be greater than you thought possible and reap the rewards of your success and growth.  We are in the business of developing people.  Promotions are based on your performance – You are in charge of your career! 

At Quad, you have immediate opportunities to advance – driving you to be better than yesterday.  We value and reward manufacturing experience by providing a competitive wage.  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.

The Midwest Commingling Center is located in Waukesha, WI.  Waukesha has been rated one of the “Best Cities to Live In” and is one of the top school systems in Southeastern Wisconsin.  Waukesha has beautiful parks and trails and is nestled in between the two largest cities in the state, Milwaukee and Madison.

The Midwest Commingling Center is 189,00 square feet in size and climate controlled.  Our employees and their families have access to a nearby medical clinic and fitness centers.  We offer competitive pay, health, dental, pharmacy and life insurance, 401k, vacation, and other great benefits.

Quad is a Wisconsin-based company, which is among the largest magazine and direct-mail printers in the U.S. Our company leverages its strong print foundation as part of a much larger, robust integrated marketing services platform that helps marketers and content creators improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their marketing spend across offline and online media channels.

Quad is closely following the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and implementing processes that promote the safety of our employees, candidates, customers and communities.  We follow CDC and local health authorities, federal and state governments along with best practices and recommendations from our healthcare subsidiary, QuadMed.


Position Overview:

Entry level starting wage - $16.00 per hour plus a shift differential offered for 2nd & 3rd shift

We are currently seeking Part-Time General Manufacturing Employees to grow with us! A general manufacturing position includes the opportunity to learn the commingling process from the ground up and advance in a progressive environment. In this position you will assist in the commingling of various well-known magazines/catalogs/newspaper inserts and other related products in our Commingling department. 

These positions may also include:

  • Being involved in training and leading other crew members 
  • Continuous clean up and housekeeping of the production area
  • Ensuring compliance with quality, safety and work rules
  • Some positions may also include operation of a fork truck

Required Qualifications:

Successful candidates must be able to do the following (with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Work 8-hour shifts (2nd Shift: 4pm-Midnight or 3rd shift: Midnight-8am)
  • Lift 10-30 pounds continuously, lift up to 70 pounds occasionally, stand long hours, use hands and wrists continuously in controlled movement
  • Receive and follow instructions 
  • Use vision in order to identify defects of product 
  • Good verbal and written comprehension, the ability to thrive in a team environment, and work independently with minimal supervision is required. 

You will also receive a shift differential paid for either 2nd or 3rd shift worked. 2nd shift is a $0.30 shift differential and 3rd shift is $0.75. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Manufacturing experience (such as laborer, machinist, assembly, down piling, or bindery) 
  • The ability to perform basic math calculations

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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