Quad Local Seasonal General Manufacturing in Saratoga Springs, New York
As a worldwide marketing solutions partner our goal is to help our clients win every day. We use our data-driven, integrated marketing platform, with a strong foundation in print, to help clients reduce complexity, increase efficiency and enhance marketing spend effectiveness. We’ve built a rich history by believing in our people, allowing them to act like owners and take charge of their own success. Whether you’re an operator, sales representative, a graphic artist or a clinician, we’re all driven to perform at our best – for ourselves and our clients. We’re a company with a soul and a belief that we can always create a better way.
Are you ready for a New and Fun career where we will train you to become a printer?
Quad is aggressively seeking reliable, hardworking Seasonal Employees who are interested in learning and growing in the printing industry. In this position, you will work on a team in the creation of various well known magazines/catalogs/newspaper inserts and other related products. You will work in the production areas of Press or Finishing. You will be on shift, working 36/48 per week, working days or nights for the summer.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Remove product from the end of the printing press .
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, motorized Raymond (Big Joe) lift or Forklift (training provided).
Comply with all quality, safety and work rules and regulations.
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.
The successful candidate will be able to do the following:
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, warehouse, etc.
Printing, Finishing (Bindery) or Warehouse 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
Additional Shift Information
- 12 hour shifts (either 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.) including days, nights, weekends, and holidays. working 3 - 4 days a week.
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.
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