Electronic Prepress Operator- rotating 1st & 2nd shift

Job Location

Neenah, WI US

Address

2255 Brooks Ave Neenah, WI 54956

Job Category

Design

ABOUT US (AND OUR EXCITING FUTURE)

Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.



Shift Requirements

Rotating
About The Opportunity
Position Summary
This position is responsible for ensuring the quality of incoming customer files, proofs and layouts in the prepress department and providing EPP support to the Prepress Department by preparing graphic files for production.
Key Duties And Responsibilities
  • Demonstrate commitment to safety and performs job duties in accordance with company safety policies and procedures
  • Work with the Macintosh platforms utilizing Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, In-Design and Acrobat PDF files
  • Understand job ticket information to determine quantity, special work instructions, and any other special customer requirements
  • Preflight incoming customer files to ensure that all components are correct and ready for processing
  • Interact with customer service, external customers and other business leaders regarding the status of jobs and in problem-solving scenarios
  • Apply knowledge of imposition, color separation, and trapping for press
  • Follow SOP to quality check customer proofs before they are sent out to customer
  • Quality check press form layouts before they are sent to plating
  • Troubleshoot and make decisions regarding the quality of finished product
  • Maintain a record of quality issues and keep manager informed of issues
  • Work with peers and other departments to improve quality and performance
  • Submit jobs to press and platemaking queue through predetermined workflows
  • Fill in as Platemaker and/or EPP Operator to cover absences as needed
  • Play an active role in the maintenance and cleanliness of the assigned work area
  • Understand department communication systems, schedules, time/attendance system and job reporting requirements
  • Actively participates in Lean manufacturing initiatives

 

Essential to this Position

Shift: Rotating  -  6:00am - 2:00pm / 2:00pm - 10:00pm

Skill Set: Entry-level (with a Graphic or Prepress background) to Intermediate

Education / Certifications
Education Required
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Education Desired
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Other Certifications Required Or Desired
Formal post secondary graphic communications training in the various types of computer software used in Electronic Prepress
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
  • Minimum of two years experience in the Graphics trade
  • Offset and/or Flexographic printing experience
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • Software knowledge of Esko Products – Automation Engine, Pilot, Nexus Edit, Powerlayout, and DeskPack Plugins within Illustrator is considered an asset
  • Experience with the Macintosh platform utilizing Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign files
  • Ability to interact with external customers to solve graphics problems and troubleshoot art files
  • Demonstrated skills in application of separating and stepping electronic art
  • Ability to function in highly technical, team environment under high stress, tight deadlines and interruptions
  • Ability to learn new equipment and procedures quickly and easily pass on this knowledge to others
Additional Requirements
Physical Requirements
Ability work at computer station for extended period of time
About Menasha Packaging Join Menasha Packaging (www.menasha.com) where we are all about the power behind possible! Menasha is the industry’s largest independent, retail-focused corrugated packaging, display, and merchandising solutions provider. We design, print, and produce customized packaging, high-end graphic displays, merchandising material, and e-commerce packaging, and we provide pack-out, fulfillment and supply chain services to retailers and leading global consumer packaged goods companies.  

Menasha Packaging, along with ORBIS Corporation (www.orbiscorporation.com), a reusable plastic packaging and supply chain services provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation (www.menashacorporation.com), one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170 years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100 locations in North America and Europe.


You can check out Menasha Corporation’s culture of focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers in our online Corporate Social Responsibility Report at  http://www.insightdigital.biz/i/1272161-2020-social-responsibility-report/0.

Click here to view our two-minute video that shares a quick glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our future of possibilities.


Join us and become part of the power behind possible.