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Full-time Press Rolltender

Company: Quad
Location: Hartford
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

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. Our platform includes digital, gravure and offset 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.
We have Walk In Any Day Interviews, M-F from 8am-2pm. - Stop by for a plant tour and immediate interview. - - Find a career. - Not a job. - Questions, call -414.566.2196.
Quad is currently hiring Essential Workers who want to make a difference - Imagine more than you have today. - Your career starts here. - Be greater than you thought possible and reap the rewards of your success and growth. -We are in the business of developing people. - Promotions are based on your performance - You are in charge of your career! -
Our compressed work schedule is geared toward balancing work and family life. - - You will work 3 to 4, 12 hour days a week with opportunities for overtime (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.) including days, nights, weekends, and holidays. - Overtime is paid after 40 hours per week.
At Quad wages for press rolltenders start between $19.00 - - -$21.50 - / hour. - You have immediate opportunities to advance - driving you to be better than yesterday. - - -In addition, we value and reward manufacturing experience by providing a competitive wage. - Individuals with print experience can have a starting wage up to $33 / hour. - As your career progresses, there are multiple upward paths -available, as we are continuously looking for our next group of leaders to excel within the organization.
One of Quad's largest mega plants is located in Hartford, which is ranked as one of the safest and fastest growing WI cities and one of the safest communities for raising kids. -At over 1.6 million square feet in size, the Hartford plant is CLIMATE CONTROLLED and home to cutting edge equipment and technology. -Our employees and their families have access to an onsite medical clinic, fitness center, as well as many recreational outdoor activities like disc golf, sand volleyball and horseshoes which are free for employees and their families to enjoy. We offer competitive pay, health, dental, pharmacy and life insurance, 401k, vacation, and other great benefits. - -For full-time employees, we offer a compressed work schedule where you work half the year!
Quad is a Wisconsin-based company, which is among the largest magazine and direct-mail printers in the U.S. Our company leverages its strong print foundation as part of a much larger, robust integrated marketing services platform that helps marketers and content creators improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their marketing spend across offline and online media channels.
Quad is closely following the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), and implementing processes that promote the safety of our employees, candidates, customers and communities. - We follow CDC and local health authorities, federal and state governments along with best practices and recommendations from our healthcare subsidiary, QuadMed.
Job Description - - -
Quad is seeking -candidates -with mechanical experience to become -Press Rolltender. - - A Rolltender's primary responsibility is to consistently -load rolls of paper onto a printing press. - - Other -responsibilities include but are not limited to: -

  • Understanding standard operating procedures of the department
  • Coordinate plates and tickets for upcoming jobs and hang paper according to job tickets
  • Inspect rolls of paper for blemishes or tears and cuts away any damage
  • Set up and make splices, bend and hang plates as well as hang blankets and assist with webbing up press
  • Ensure correct ink is available for job and check ink fountains regularly
  • Set fold during make-readies and check trim sheets to proof and complete necessary roll reports and paperwork accurately
  • Communicate effectively with plate room and paper warehouse and coordinate changing of ink, etch, and silicone totes as needed
  • Wash up the press and assist with preventative maintenance. - -

    Qualifications -

    • Candidates with previous print roll tender experience on web offset press equipment -
    • Strong mechanical abilities and previous knowledge of presses and roll stands are a plus
    • Ability to perform basic math calculations -are essential.
    • Good verbal and written comprehension skills are a must.
    • Must be able to thrive in a team environment and work independently with minimal supervision.
    • This position also requires the ability to bend and lift 10-20 -pounds continuously, ability to lift up to 70 pounds occasionally, stand long hours, use hands and wrists continuously -and use vision in order to identify defects, performing repetitious tasks in a fast-paced atmosphere with or without a reasonable accommodation.
    • The ability to work a 12 hour schedule either (7a.m.-7p.m. or 7p.m.-7a.m.) including days, nights, weekends and holidays, working 3-4 shifts per week. - -

      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.
      Drug Free Workplace -

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