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Router Operator - Print Industry

Company: Thomas Printworks
Location: Austin
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description We are looking for a friendly and energetic person to join the Thomas Printworks team! Thomas Printworks is searching for a talented individual to work in our Operations team. This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic, fast learner with a 'can do', positive, and cheerful attitude to join a stable company. You must be efficient, capable of multitasking, and possess the ability to apply your experience and knowledge to new and changing situations. The successful candidate will be a multitasker and possess the ability to meet deadlines. This is a CNC Router- Operator position based out of our Austin, TX location. About Our Company: We are a privately held diversified printing services company with annual revenues of almost $65 million. We have been in business for over 60+ years, with 25 locations operating throughout Texas, Arizona, Florida, and Minnesota. Thomas Printworks truly is Everything Print From custom printed wallpaper, canvas art, wall graphics, sports, and stadium graphics, museum mounted prints, marketing collateral, banner graphics, vehicle graphics, direct mail, and much more. If youre looking for a dynamic opportunity and would you like to work for a company where growth is encouraged, we may be a match. Duties and Responsibilities: As a Large Format Router Operator, the ideal candidate will need to be familiar with various types of rigid materials and their practical applications. (e.g. Styrene, coroplast, acrylic, PVC, magnetic, etc.) Understand basic print applications and terminology such as first and second surface. Must be able to keep a routine maintenance schedule to ensure proper machine function. The operator is responsible for the successful and efficient operation of a Multicam 3000 Router. All jobs that pass through the routers are expected to meet strict quality standards and must be delivered to respective departments in a clean and organized fashion. The router operator must also update the order tracking software to provide accurate updates for management to track jobs. They are also responsible for notifying management of any near misses, or incorrect order information to ensure correct work reaches the customer on time. Operate and maintain Multicam Router Maintain a clean and organized production area Examine job orders to determine details such as quantities, stock specifications, color accuracy, and all prior production tasks have been performed PRIOR to cutting. (e.g. lamination) Inspect printed products for print clarity, color accuracy, and any external defects Maintain inventory of parts, products, and other materials as needed (blades, bits, router mats) Must be flexible enough to address last-minute changes and to work as part of a team.. (PLEASE NOTE: This position will require occasional schedule flexibility with night and/or weekend work for rush and/or large jobs and projects) Works in finishing/trimming department as necessary Assists in packaging department as necessary Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures. Other additional duties may be assigned as needed Qualifications and Skills Ability to read, comprehend, and interpret specific work instructions. Extremely organized and able to act and follow through on projects independently Thorough understanding of which blades to use on which substrate is desired Standard math skills for use in alignment and sheet imposition and quantity management Multi-tasking ability is a must. Detail-oriented, accountable, and have a strong proactive work ethic Ability to maintain orderly workflow and prioritize assignments Requirements High School diploma or equivalent GED (preferred but not required) At least 1-year Experience with routers Familiarization with Onyx and Thrive rips is a PLUS! May be required to stand for long periods of time Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

Thomas Printworks offers a competitive compensation package based on education and experience plus excellent benefits that include the following: Comprehensive health benefit package We pay 75% of employee medical premium Work/Life balance and wellness initiatives Employee Assistance Program Paid Time Off Employee Discounts 401(k) with company match Training Our Values: To be an organization committed to continuous growth, profitability and values; where our customers recommend us, our employees treasure us, and our peers admire us.

Thomas Printworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employee applicant background check and drug screening required. We invite you to check out our website at to learn more about our company. Company Description

Keywords: Thomas Printworks, Austin , Router Operator - Print Industry, Other , Austin, Texas

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