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We appreciate the contributions our employees make every day to help our customers be successful. We recognize that it takes a team with a whole lot of dedicated players to provide the best service possible. We want to be a valued employer to our employees and our community therefor we offer a multitude of employee benefits including:
Our employee mission is to be an employer of choice by providing our employees: a safe and respectful workplace, personal and professional growth opportunities through continual training, fair and competitive benefits and compensation, and a strong and progressive business for security and stability in their careers.
National Sales Representative
The national sales representative is responsible for soliciting the company’s products and services on a national level to current and prospective customers. This individual must have excellent telephone skills, professional sales abilities, a high-level understanding of business and marketing and a good working knowledge of print and cross-media as sources of effective marketing and communication. Client development from both cold and existing prospects is a critical part of the job.
The estimator will be responsible for providing accurate and precise quotes to the sales team. This would include taking into account all aspects of the job, customer expectations, and market pressures to formulate a profitable quote. The information gathered from the production floor will flow back into the theory and calculations used to estimate projects.
Director of MIM Solutions- QQP
The Director of MIM Solutions is responsible for soliciting the company’s products and services in a local and national market to prospects and existing customers. This individual must have good working knowledge of the printing business to be able to provide customers with the best product options.
Project Coordinator- QQP
This role works directly with walk-in retail customer helping them get what they need and also works to coordinate with sales people and the production departments. If you love organizing and being the trusted go-to person this is the career for you. A passion for unwavering service and an accommodating and detail oriented skillset is important to their success.
Senior Project Coordinator- QQP
This position works with our top tier customers and helps them with creative solutions. They plan, organize and detail out the job instruction so that production can produce the job according to the estimated and engineered specs. They interact with the customers via, phone, in person and through electronic methods. A passion for unwavering service and an accommodating and detail oriented skillset is important to their success.
Receiving Coordinator- QQP
The Receiving Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating received inventory, inspecting, counting, organizing and dispersing the product to production departments. Paperwork trails with purchase orders, invoices and packing slips must be accounted for and accurate. Primarily an independent job with your own workspace but you will interact with all functions of the business from time to time throughout the day.
Finishing Operator- QQP
You will get on the job training to run various pieces of equipment that cut, fold, mail and bind booklets with a high sense of satisfaction when you complete each job. Excellence on every order is our standard and we will help you be successful. Overtime is needed during peak seasons but we do our best to help you maintain a healthy work-life balance.
Web Press Operator
This position functions as the web press operator. Responsible for managing the daily work schedule, quality control, setups of the press, troubleshooting of machines, management and training/development of crews. In addition to establishing and improving production standards, the role includes working with others in the company to provide the highest level of customer service.
Assistant Press Operator
Prepare rolls of paper for the presses. Keep the press ink fountains filled with ink. Check and maintain ph and conductivity of water and fill as needed. Fill out roll stock paperwork. Check oil level in printing units and folder, fill as needed. Perform preventive maintenance. Communicate with press operators and assistant press operators on the current job and how it is running. Work in a team environment with other employees to enhance customer service and operational efficiency. Follow department operational policies and procedures. Perform all other duties assigned and those that may be necessary to achieve company and departmental goals.
General Production – Web Press
Move pallets or skids to and from the work area. Stack signatures evenly on pallet/skid. Assist in changing paper rolls, washing press blankets, and performing preventative maintenance. Check overall quality of the signatures. Continually communicate with the press operator on the performance of the current job. Keep the area around the machines clean of unnecessary items. Follow department operational policies and procedures.
The machine operator is responsible for managing the daily work schedule, quality control, setups of the machine, troubleshooting of machines, management and training/development of crews. In addition to establishing and improving production standards, the role includes working with others in the company to provide the highest level of customer service.
Manage production of the current job. Communicate the job vision and expectations to the crew. Assist in developing and administering department operational policies and procedures. Provide reports to the shift supervisor regarding the crew’s performance and job progress. Work in a team environment with other machine operators and supervisors regarding staffing needs. Perform preventive maintenance. Adhere to and enforce all safety regulations. Follow department operational policies and standard operating procedures. Perform all other duties assigned and those that may be necessary to achieve company and departmental goals.
Duties include: feeding the stitcher pockets with the correct product and ensuring the operation runs smoothly; sorting product by zip codes and checking the quality of the stitched and addressed product; and stacking books evenly in a timely fashion on pallets or skids. The position also includes working with others in the company to provide the highest level of customer service.
Assistant Operator- Commercial Sheetfed
This position will be in charge of assisting the operator of the Akiyama Sheetfed press. A very high level of print quality is expected from each job printed, as well as, meeting and exceeding production standards. This position will assist in the process of setting up jobs and keeping the press running while the job is being completed.