Print Shop Finishing Team Member
About Fireball Printing
Hi! We’re a Philadelphia-based print shop focusing on projects for artists, galleries, venues, non profit organizations, schools and small businesses. We strive to create great prints for our clients, and to make Fireball a nice place to work.
(5) eight hour shifts
About the Job
As a Finisher at Fireball Printing, you’ll be an integral part of our team, ensuring the final quality and presentation of our printed materials. You will be responsible for applying the finishing touches to various printed products, such as art prints, art books, event materials, and promotional materials. Your eye for detail and commitment to delivering high-quality finished products will directly contribute to our overall success and customer satisfaction.
Commensurate with experience
- Operate finishing equipment, including cutting, trimming, drilling, binding, jogging, coating, and folding machines, to complete the production process according to job specifications
- Perform quality checks to ensure finished products meet our high standards
- Collaborate with the rest of the production team to prioritize and manage workflow efficiently
- Maintain a clean and organized work area, ensuring equipment is properly maintained and functioning
- Assist with packaging and preparing finished products for shipment or pickup
- Work with vendors, including shipping, repair, and waste removal companies
- Assist with large format printing and projects including printing, mounting, weeding, etc.
- Assist customers with pickup of completed jobs
- Previous experience in a printing or manufacturing environment
- Strong attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines
- Good manual dexterity and physical stamina for performing repetitive tasks
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment
- Excellent organizational and time management skills
- High level of comfort working with machines
- Moderate level of aptitude with computers
- Basic math skills and ability to read measurements on a ruler
- Ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds
- Ability to work overtime as needed
- Familiarity with various finishing techniques and equipment
- The work environment is primarily indoors, within a print shop setting.
- The position may require standing or sitting for extended periods and the ability to lift and move heavy materials.
- The role may involve working with various printing materials, inks, and adhesives, so attention to safety and proper handling is essential.
- Health Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Vision Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Paid Holidays
- Employee Discount
Please email a pdf of your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the job title in the subject line, and tell us where you heard about the job.