12 Sep 2017

Full-Time Prepress Technician

American Printing Company – Posted by bwaters Madison, Wisconsin, United States

Job Description

Full-time position; Monday – Friday 8:30 – 5 PM

1. Responsible for digital plate and digital proof output of customer projects

2. Organize customer copy, layouts and artwork.  Submit final proofs for customer review and approval.

3 Follow quality control measures to double-check that all manufacturing procedures are followed.

4. Make periodic adjustments to equipment such as calibration, cleaning, routine maintenance, including changing plate processor chemistry.

5. Organize files (electronic & paper) in proper folders for easy archival of jobs.

6. Continue to advance technical knowledge and provide instruction to customers on different prepress software especially on their uses for a commercial printing company.

7. Cross train on all job functions within prepress such as platemaking and proofing.


Minimum of 2 years experience in prepress and/or graphic arts related position.

High School diploma/equivalency required. Trade/vocational school preferred.

Basic arithmetic skills such as fractions, decimals and ability to read a ruler in metrics and inches.

Able to lift up to 20 pounds frequently; occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.

Requires frequent standing, walking; occasionally bending.

How to Apply

Send resume with cover letter & salary expectations for consideration to Barb Waters, American Printing Company, 2909 Syene Road, Madison, WI 53713; OR go to www.americanprintingco.com/careers/job posting to fill out an application and send to bwaters@americanprintingco.com

Job Categories: Electronic Prepress. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: Commensurate with experience.

Job expires in 52 days.

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