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Our current openings are listed below. Don’t see one that fits your skill? That’s okay, we’d still love to hear from you – apply online here! We will keep your information on file for future opportunities.

Offset Press Operator - Full Time

We have an immediate opening for an experienced Offset Press Operator.

Duties will include:

  • Running and maintaining quality print on an 8 color, 40 inch press.
  • Maintenance, upkeep, and working with an assistant operator to achieve production goals and objectives.
  • Good communication skills are vital to this role as a lead operator.

In order to be successful you must possess a good work ethic, be dependable, punctual, and be able to multitask on a daily basis. You must also be mechanically inclined, conscious of quality and consistency of print, able to walk up and down stairs, stand for long periods of time, and lift up to 75 pounds. Willing to train the right individual with minimal experience.

This position is day shift, 6:30 am to 3 pm, Monday through Friday. Some overtime and occasional Saturdays are required.

Disclaimer:
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Please apply online here or or mail a cover letter and resume to Village Press, Inc. Attn: HRM, PO Box 968, Traverse City, MI 49685.

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Purchasing Manager - Full Time

Job summary:

This position is critical to the success of our profitability by managing all outside purchases, material costs, vendor relationships and inventory levels

Essential Job Functions:

  1. Manage all vendor relationships, including annual reviews
  2. Manage many different categories of inventories: paper, office supplies, toner, plates, pre-press, pressroom & bindery supplies
  3. Create and purchase necessary items (paper, outside services – managing project timelines and status updates) on a daily basis
  4. Process print tickets and provide daily support with job quoting
  5. Provide key metrics regarding purchasing and inventory on a monthly basis
  6. On a quarterly basis, assist in a physical inventory on all paper in stock
  7. Work closely with the shop to efficiently set up jobs and troubleshoot issues

Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires a high school diploma
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Microsoft Excel and Word proficient
  • Print, paper and finishing knowledge required

Abilities Required:

  1. Frequently work at fast pace with unscheduled interruptions.
  2. Responsibilities occasionally may require an adjusted work schedule in order to meet deadlines.
  3. Knowledge and experience to efficiently train, learn and execute daily tasks using accounting software, EPMS print software, Microsoft Excel and Word.
  4. Must be able to problem solve and execute the nearly impossible through managing rush jobs, with paper availability, vendors (old and source new) and tight timelines.
  5. Must be a team player.

Disclaimer:
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Please apply online here or or mail a cover letter and resume to Village Press, Inc. Attn: HRM, PO Box 968, Traverse City, MI 49685.

Apply!

Please apply online here or or mail a cover letter and resume to Village Press, Inc. Attn: HRM, PO Box 968, Traverse City, MI 49685