Quad/Graphics Machine Operators (Finishing) in Sussex, Wisconsin
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.
Machine Operators - Opportunity isknocking!
Are you mechanically inclined?
Want an opportunity to be promoted based on performance?
Desire wages in-line with your experience?
Have previous manufacturing experience?
If you answered yes, it’s time for you to open that door!
What’s in it for you?
Your ability to choose from a number of compressed work schedulesgeared toward balancing work and family life:
12 hour rotatingshift (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.) including days, nights, weekends, and holidays.
8 hour shift (either 3 p.m. - 11 p.m. or 11 p.m. - 7 a.m.), Mon – Fri. These shifts do not rotate.
Great perks and benefits to eligible employeesincluding:
- Full service medical, dental, pharmacy and optical facilities (at select locations)
Onsite fitness and rehabilitation centers, wellness programs and onsite cafeteria
Opportunity to build retirement savings
Vacation and 9 paid holidays per year
Overtime paid over 40 hours per week
Weekly paychecks and more!
Is this role right for me?
To do this role, you will need to:
Have excellent mechanical and trouble shooting skills
Enjoy taking things apart and putting them back together
Have a desire to grow and move up – Don’t settle for the status quo!
Be a good team player with a can-do attitude
Have the ability to work well under pressure and tight deadlines
Have good communication skills and be able to lead a team
Be able to follow instructions closely from clients
Like technology and automation
What does a Finishing Operator do?
Finishing Operators use state-of-the-art bindery equipment to finalize the completion of printed product in the printing process. Their work must be precise to meet tight deadlines.
The Finishing Operator plays a key role in the printing process. They set up and operate various programmable bindery equipment which may include 1-to-1 Ink Jet messaging, cutting, folding, scoring, stitching and binding, and gluing. They have autonomy to establish the most efficient way to run product for the highest quality in the safest manner. They observe and monitor machine operations to determine whether adjustments are needed. Adjustments are performed, along with basic maintenance and troubleshooting.
The functions performed are the last touches needed to produce valuable pieces for the customers.
The role is physically demanding. The work is done while standing. The job will include the ability to bend and lift 10-15 pounds continuously, ability to lift up to 70 pounds occasionally, perform repetitious tasks, use hands and wrists continuously in controlled movement. The ability to perform basic math calculations is vital as is the ability to follow instructions and use vision in order to identify defects.
What do I need to qualify?
Previous machine operation experience. Previous finishing operator experience is desired. Will consider applicants that have a history of operating any complex manufacturing equipment.
On the job training is provided and all aspects of the job with be taught from the ground up.
The opportunity is here, are you ready to grab it? #QuadProud
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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