Bindery Mechanic SpecialistApply Job ID 14923 Date posted Aug. 16, 2019 Location Westampton, New Jersey Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)
Quad, a global leader in the commercial printing and direct marketing industry is seeking Bindery Specialists to work in our rapidly expanding East Coast Supercenter in Westampton, NJ.
In this position you will assist in the creation of various well known Magazines/Catalogs/Direct Mail pieces and other related products. Quad prides itself on having a “grow from within” philosophy where employees are provided the opportunity to learn in their roles and grow within the company.
Full-time positions are available on the following shifts:
A shift – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and every other Sunday 7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
B shift – Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and every other Saturday night 7:00 P.M. - 7:00 A.M.
C shift – Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and every other Sunday 7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
D shift – Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and every other Saturday night 7:00 P.M. - 7:00 A.M.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Will work closely with machine operators and production supervisors and assist in the startup, running and troubleshooting of production folding, inserting, stitching, and cutting machines. Perform minor repairs and preventative maintenance work on the production equipment in the plant (i.e. bindery, inserters and folders).
Set up machines, or assist operators in set up, and troubleshooting operator problems.
Comply with all quality, safety rules and regulations as well as Standard Operating Procedures.
Performs other related duties as assigned or required.
Requires knowledge of standard set ups, adjustments and operating characteristics of production folding, inserting, stitching, and cutting equipment and skill to perform standard adjustments and operate the equipment. Ability to set up, operate, and perform basic adjustments to the equipment according to the individual job requirements, operating characteristics, and capabilities of the equipment. Typically, the adjustments performed at this level are routine and the need for such adjustments are readily apparent.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand long hours and use hands and wrists continuously in controlled movement.
Able to bend and lift 10-15 pounds continuously, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 70 pounds, standing long periods of time of up to 12 hours, perform repetitious tasks in a fast-paced atmosphere and use vision in order to identify defects with or without reasonable accommodation.
Able to work overtime as needed based on the workload.
Strong mechanical aptitude and basic computer skills are required.
Good verbal and written comprehension, the ability to thrive in a team environment, and work independently.
Prior printing industry experience or manufacturing experience (such as laborer, assembly, or distribution) required, experience in Direct Mail preferred.
Bindery Equipment Includes:
Bowe, Spedo and Ehret cutters
MBO folding equipment
HHS cold & hot glue systems
Palamides banding equipment
Inserting Equipment Includes:
CMC 250 inserters
CMC 400 inserters
Mailcrafter 9800 inserters
Pitney Bowes Flowmaster inserters
Additional Company Information
We offer great pay and excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations paid meal breaks and more.
Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.
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