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Digital Print Operator

- West Allis, Wisconsin

Quad/Graphics

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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!

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Job ID 15515 Date posted Oct. 04, 2019 Location West Allis, Wisconsin 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. 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.

Job Description:
Quad is currently seeking a Digital Press Operator to work in the West Allis, WI facility. The job duties for this position include, but are not limited to:
  • Operate and troubleshoot an HP Indigo 7200, roll to cut sheet digital press
  • Accurately interpret, document, and communicate diagnostic feedback from equipment and act upon information to resolve production, maintenance and repair issues.
  • Perform color matching of supplied material.
  • Read and understand job tickets. Complete necessary job paperwork.
  • Command of technical vocabulary and the ability to communicate effectively with electronic prepress, press operators, customer service, vendors, equipment technicians and customers is essential.
  • Clean and maintain work area.
Qualifications:
  • HS diploma or equivalent.
  • Candidates must be able to differentiate between colors and will be required to complete a color test.
  • Must be self-motivated, reliable, quality and safety oriented.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well with others is required
  • Successful candidate must possess solid organizational and problem solving skills and be able to work in a fast-paced environment with little or no supervision.
  • All equipment operations are controlled via computer interface. Position requires the ability to navigate through multiple computer screens quickly and efficiently.
  • Computer software application experience in a prepress environment and experience in digital color control, color manipulation and experience operating a digital press is a plus. However, candidates with offset experience and strong computer skills may be considered.
  • Ability to apply written instructions to job set-up.
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds, reaching, bending, walking, standing, stooping, pulling and pushing with or without reasonable accommodations.
  • Must be available for overtime during the week, and on weekends when needed.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Print process experience and/or pre-press experience preferred.
  • Experience running color digital printing equipment
  • Experience with digital bindery equipment (stitcher, binder, cutter, UV coater, etc.)
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