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General Prepress and Plate Maker

Taylor Corporation

Location: North Mankato, MN - Navitor, Inc.
Type: Full-Time, Non-Remote
Posted on: June 18, 2024
Job Type: Full time
$1,000 New Hire Incentive - Come Work with Us!Benefits Available Day 1 - No Waiting Period!Taylor Corporation is a growing, dynamic company with big plans for the future ― and our people. Family owned and proud of it, we power our employees’ potential and strive to create opportunity and security for every member of the team. We’re passionate about our work, we believe there is always a better way, and we’re in this for the long haul.Ready to build a career? It’s time to look at Taylor.Your Opportunity: Label Works, a Taylor Company, is looking for a General Prepress Plate Maker to join our team in North Mankato, MN! This position will be in charge of modifying and preparing customer artwork prior to production and may assist with the production process when needed.Your Responsibilities:Reviews and interprets customer order information to ensure all necessary items are present in order to produce the order effectively.Responds to internal questions from manufacturing and customer service related to specific orders and determines the specific system in which the order is to be entered and enters the order correctly.Tears down and/or sorts orders to prepare for entry.Maintain attendance according to facility guidelines, as well as be able to work constructively with co-workers, supervisors, vendors, etc. in performing daily responsibilities.Set up production ready artwork digitally on a plate.Gather materials for plate making.Use plate processing equipment. Moving plate from one piece of equipment to another.Your Shift: 9:00am - 5:30pm, Monday - FridayYou Must Have:Knowledge and use of Microsoft Office and Outlook; experience in basis computer operation skills.Accurate typing ability. (40WPM or more)Ability to speak and communicate with fellow employees at a professional level.Ability to read, interpret, and decipher general written instructions from documents such as work orders, safety regulations, operating procedures, or other job specific written documents.Ability to perform basic mathematical functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimal.2 years of experience in prepress and/or experience with Adobe programs such as Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.Requirements Within This Position:Ability to communicate and exchange accurate information and ideas so others will understandRegularly required to remain in a stationary positionConstantly operates machinery and handles products including print materialsFrequently required to move inside the facilityRegularly move up to 60+ pounds (lift, push, pull and/or carry)We Would Also Prefer:High School Diploma or the equivalentKnowledge and use of Avalon and Pplus systems2-4 years’ experienceAbout Taylor Corporation:One of the largest graphics communications firms in North America, Taylor’s family of companies provide a diverse set of products, services, and technologies addressing the toughest communication challenges. For nearly 50 years, Taylor has been a premier provider of powerful and innovative products, services, and expertise for individuals, businesses, and distributors large and small. Our 10,000+ employees spanning 26 states and seven countries work diligently to create the interactive, printing, and marketing solutions that have helped build some of the world’s more recognizable brands. Everything we do begins with identifying the unique priorities and needs of our customers and creating one-of-a-kind solutions. We offer a comprehensive benefit package including several health plans to choose from, dental, vision, wellness programs, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, 401(k) plan with company match, paid time off (PTO) and 64 hours of annual holiday pay.The Employer retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.Taylor Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.Taylor Corporation including all partners and affiliates is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.