Print Production Specialist at Literati
Texas, US

At Literati, we believe in the power of great books. We’re on a mission to curate transformative literary experiences for every reader: anyone who dreams, anyone who wonders, of any age. There are some stories no child should live without and no adult should ever forget. 

Job Description

As a Print Production Specialist focused on achieving excellent print results, you will play a crucial role in putting together Literati experiences for young readers all over the country. This primarily means printing high-quality artwork, finishing, and operation of all our equipment. You’ll be working directly with the product so must be extremely detail-oriented and quality obsessed.

Qualifications

WE’RE GOOD AT:
Bringing the fire. We are a startup, with all the fierce dedication and sparkling energy to accomplish great feats. Iron sharpens iron, and so we’ve refined our teams from only the strongest metals: open minds, bright ideas, and bold determination.

YOU’RE GOOD AT:

  • Strong technical computer skills with file-to-print process
  • Multi-tasking/working at a fast-paced environment 
  • Taking pride in your work (Must be prompt, courteous, professional)
  • Paying great attention to detail
  • Excellent math skills 

YOU WILL NEED:

  • Minimum 2 years of high volume print production experience
  • Minimum 1-year experience operating a digital press machine (Xerox or Konica Minolta machine experience preferred)
  • Preflighting knowledge (Experience with Fiery, Adobe Acrobat, and Adobe CC preferred)
  • Ability to stand the majority of the day
  • High School Diploma

YOUR DAY-TO-DAY WILL LOOK LIKE: 

  • SHIFT: Monday - Thursday, 7 am - 6 pm
  • You will be responsible for printing daily fulfillment orders from start to finish, providing all assets for our themed materials. 
  • Retrieving files from our network and submitting jobs through Fiery to Xerox or Konica Minolta production printers
  • Perform basic maintenance and troubleshooting of on-site equipment – includes but not limited to; clearing jams; loading paper; replacing toner and/or staple cartridges; ect. 
  • Operating automatic cutter to achieve the finished size for assets.
  • Monitor quality of job output for correctness and image quality; must have strong attention to detail!
  • Requests equipment service calls as needed
  • Ensure print supply stock levels are sufficient and tasking reorders when needed. ie: Paper, Toner, Labels, Waste Containers, etc.
  • Closely operate in a supply chain environment where we align resources with requirements using a make-to-order process and properly distribute completed print jobs to it’s designated areas for fulfilling
  • Provide efficient communications with support and warehouse team members 
  • Assist with shipping and receiving production supplies
  • Perform light to medium lifting including cases of paper (up to 60 lbs.) and push wheeled carts and/or dollies
  • Practices company’s quality standards

Additional Information

We seek people with drive and a touch of alchemy—and if that sounds like you, you should join us. Even if your experience isn’t a precise match for the role, passion and prowess will always win the day in our book. And if your career has taken you to some spectacular (or spectacularly strange) places? We love a good story.

At Literati, we value the power of reading for all: anyone who dreams, anyone who wonders, anyone of any age, from any background. We are dedicated to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness that sees, reflects, welcomes, and celebrates the innovation and talent of a diverse array of people.