Quad/Graphics Part-Time General Manufacturing in Midland, Michigan

Printers to the core, Quad/Graphics’ manufacturing employees take pride in being the best at putting ink on paper for our clients. We work in a fast-paced environment focused on getting quality work out the door and into the hands of consumers. Though physically demanding, the work is rewarding and you’ll excel if you thrive on rolling up your sleeves and getting the job done.

Position Overview:

We are currently seeking part time General Manufacturing Employees to grow with us! A general manufacturing position includes the opportunity to learn the printing process from the ground up and advance in a progressive environment. In this position you will assist in the creation of various well known magazines/catalogs/newspaper inserts and other related products in either our Press or Finishing (Bindery) departments. Some of the essential duties & responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Remove product from the end of the printing press or finishing machine.

  • Work with loose and/or completed product by stacking onto pallets, transferring to tables & placing into a collator hopper or into mail bags. Move product/skids with a hand jack or motorized Raymond ( Big Joe) lift

  • Maintain accurate inventory of product

  • Effectively communicate with team members.

  • Assist other crew members with various duties including webbing up of the press and/or special handwork in order to meet customer requests.

  • Follow all clean-up and housekeeping procedures.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18-years of age or older

  • Factory, Manufacturing or other work experience where mechanical or handwork was necessary is preferred, such as laborer, machinist, assembly, bindery, mechanic, etc

  • Printing, Finishing (Bindery) experience is preferred.

  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems

  • Strong mechanical aptitude.

  • Ability to write and read measurements.

  • Ability to read, understand and follow both written and verbal instructions.

  • The ability to use a computer

  • The ability to use repetitive hand/wrist movement

  • Ability to lift stacks of end boards or banding strap rolls (30 -60lbs) as needed

  • Ability to adjust stacker using a touch screen

  • Ability to use a vibrating jogging table

  • The ability to take stacks of loose signatures or bundles ranging (5-30 lbs.) off a pallet or conveyor up to 48” in height and transfer to table top work surface 42”, and then place into a collator hopper or mail bags that potentially weigh from 5-75 lbs.

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize job need

  • Ability to be a team player in a fast paced, detail orientated production environment

  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently

  • Ability to pass a color vision test (for press positions only)

Additional Company Information

  • We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations 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.

  • Drug Free Workplace