Print Production Tecnician

Grand Rapids, MI

Employment Type: Contract to Perm Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: AP5693949330

Job Description

Are you an experienced Print Production Technician looking to further your industry knowledge? Our client in the Kentwood area is looking for a Print Production Technician for a custom sign shop. The Print Production Technician is primarily responsible for pre-press, production of signs and printed graphics. Pre-press facilitation of the processes and procedures that occur between the creation of a print layout by graphic design and the final printing. Position includes all aspects of the sign design and manufacturing: design, proofs, vinyl cutting and application, digital printing, assembly. 

Must be organized, detailed, willing to follow a defined process, and able to work as part of a team and independently.

First Shift: 6am-2:30pm

Employment: Temp to Hire

Pay: Hourly, $17 plus depending on experience

  • Experience in a painting environment that wet coating (not robotic or line) preferable in a booth.  
  • Ability to mix paint in proper proportions.
  • Maintain booth - including cleaning and replacement filters.
  • Understand testing equipment adhesions and quality standards. 
  • Preferably previous experience with painting aluminum. 
  • Previous experience operating printing equipment common to a sign shop preferred.

  • Operate plotter to contour cut vinyl.
  • Weed and mask vinyl.
  • Operate cold pressure laminator.
  • Operate/Maintain large format and latex/solvent printers.
  • Apply vinyl graphics to various substrates, including vehicles.
  • Cutting substrates to size
  • Willingness to learn new processes and procedures.
  • Preflight and prep files for print and graphic production
  • Learn, understand, and operate equipment within the graphics department to assist the team where needed.
  • Maintain equipment within the graphics department.
  • Assist Graphics Manager with inventory management and department organization.
  • Assist Graphics Manager with digital print devices.
  • Assist Team members with company as a whole, where applicable
  • Must be able to lift up to 40lbs, team lift assisted.

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