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Large Format Print Operator

Large Format Print Operator

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Do you love solving problems? Have you ever said, "Go big or go home"? Do you believe that doing it right is the only way to do something? We're looking for someone that crosses t's, dots i's and makes sure that $hit gets done on time. 

The ideal candidate will be a positive, self-motivated team-player that is able to work independently as well as with a team. This is not a graphic design position, but those skills will help the right candidate to succeed. Must be committed to quality, have problem solving / decision making skills and an extreme eye for detail.

In addition to possessing a solid background in large format digital print and finishing production, this person should have excellent communication skills. Basic math and computer skills are a must, and any additional graphics experience is a huge plus.

The ideal candidate will be comfortable with troubleshooting and not shy away from mechanical issues that may arise. This position requires standing, bending, lifting, and good manual dexterity skills. You will be handling large rigid sheets and heavy rolls of materials.


  • Review job tickets for specifications and instructions relative to each job being processed
  • All aspects of digital print, production including coordination of materials, equipment and related supplies
  • Setup and operate digital routers such as, Kongsberg XP24 and Esko Kongsberg C-64.
  • Make adjustments to cutting files in Kongsberg with iCut software program to optimize speed, registration, and quality
  • Efficiently operate equipment, must consistently watch for quality concerns and clean finished products before shipping
  • Accurately interpret, document and communicate diagnostic feedback from equipment and act upon information to resolve production, maintenance and repair issues
  • Operate several large format printers
  • Transfer and set up files for printing
  • Review orders to understand details and quantities required
  • Load rolls of material into printers
  • Ensure color matches when necessary
  • Troubleshoot equipmeny malfunctions
  • Restock printing supplies
  • Perform preventative maintenance and daily cleaning
  • Maintain a clean work area
  • Perform other related duties as assigned


  • 1+ years' experience in operating wide format printers and associated equipment for commercial SIGN company
  • Proven ability using some or all of the following- large format digital printers and equipment to include UV flatbed printer, roll to roll printer, vinyl plotter, laminator and flatbed router
  • Proven ability using RIP software
  • Knowledge of industry substrates and films
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Color Matching Experience
  • Basic Math & Computer Skills
  • Graphic Design / Adobe Illustrator experience a plus
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities and projects simultaneously in a professional team atmosphere


Associate degree OR equivalent in graphic design or related field

Relevant work experience in lieu of degree

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change 



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