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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!

  • Full Time and part time positions
  • 8 or 12hour shifts
  • Level: Entry to Skilled
  • Paid Vacation
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Job ID 18070 Date posted Oct. 14, 2020 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.)

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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