Experience:
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
9/6/2019
Job Category:
Publishing
Commercial Prepress Operator
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Jostens | Visalia, CA
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Job Description

Celebrating 118 years of business, Jostens has been a part of local communities, working with K-12 schools, colleges and universities, teams and affiliation groups. Representatives from Jostens touch thousands of schools and groups every day, working to make a difference with products and services that recognize accomplishments and help people tell their stories. These products, along with resources for educators, yearbook curriculum and services to help motivate and inspire like Jostens Renaissance® and Commitment to Graduate (C2G) are all designed to contribute to a positive and rewarding school experience. As a household name and leading brand in our market, we are passionate about being the most trusted partner in celebrating moments that matter. We are a mid-size company with a small company feel, allowing us to move fast and explore innovative ideas.

At Jostens, we help people capture, celebrate and inspire through their stories and accomplishments with uniquely customized and personalized products for students and families, educators and schools, teams, and world class athletes and their fans.

Position Overview

This role sets the foundation for successful print production of Commercial (non-Yearbook) work at the Visalia location. The incumbent ensures that the proper format, appearance, and layout of text and images is set before a full print run occurs. The Operator takes print or electronic files and scans or imports them into specialized software, making color, text, and digital image corrections as needed, and produces film, plate or electronic proofs.

JOB REQUIREMENTS/SPECIFICATIONS:

Required:

* High School Graduate or GED
* Working level or higher proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop)
* Thorough understanding of digital file formats including PDF, tiff and EPS
* Ability to work with or learn other graphic design and layout software applications commonly used in PC and Macintosh environments
* Ability to self-motivate and contribute as both an individual contributor and team member
* Good problem-solving skills
* Ability to pay very close attention to detail for extended periods
* Ability to remain focused and on task in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
* Excellent verbal and interpersonal communication skills
* Dedication to the provision of outstanding customer service

Preferred:

* Imposition experience in an offset commercial printing environment
* Proficiency with Prinergy Workshop
* Art experience

Why Jostens

Jostens is comprised of dynamic teams of individuals who support the mission of schools, groups and teams by passionately helping people express themselves, celebrate experiences and traditions, recognize achievements and share their stories. We value innovation, integrity, diversity and exceptional performance and want to make that apparent in every experience we deliver.

Jostens is committed to attracting and retaining the brightest and most talented individuals to our company by offering competitive compensation, a progressive and nurturing culture and growth potential. In addition to our traditional benefit offerings, Jostens offers charitable gift matching programs for employees, scholarships and charitable contributions to the communities we serve. Employees also enjoy tuition reimbursement benefits, progressive career planning as well as comprehensive medical benefits and a 401K matching program. Jostens supports and promotes healthy living through education and incentive programs.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Jostens participates in the E-Verify process.

About Jostens

Jostens, www.jostens.com, is a provider of products, programs, and services that help people celebrate important moments, recognize achievements, and build affiliation. The Company's products include yearbooks, class rings, graduation products, school photography, and products for athletic champions and their fans. Through tradition and technology, innovation, and partnerships, Jostens continues to create powerful new ways for people to express their pride and commemorate life's biggest moments. The company was founded in 1897 and is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.