Prepress Technician (3242)

Operations Amsterdam, New York


Description

Position at Amsterdam Printing & Litho

 

Amsterdam Printing is seeking an experienced Pre-press Technician to join our team. This position will be responsible for the reproduction and/or manipulation of customer provided artwork for use in the imprinting of promotional products.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Utilize graphic design technology to produce layouts to be used in customer imprints
  • Efficiently work the customer order queue to help the department do its part to meet or exceed the customer’s delivery and quality expectations
  • Assist team members as needed while working within established deadlines

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High level of proficiency in design and typography
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator required
  • Experience with packaging and label-making strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of print production, and illustration
  • High level of verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with PC and Mac platforms, and experience with graphic design programs (e.g. Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Understanding of best practices for different methods of printing: Digital, Screen, Laser Engraving, Lithography, and Hot Stamping
  • Excellent attention to detail, and a willingness to learn production techniques
  • Degree in graphic design or equivalent amount of experience preferred
  • 1 - 2+ years’ direct experience in graphics design projects

 

 

About Our Company

We offer an attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary, and a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, profit sharing, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday Pay.

 

Amsterdam Printing, with over 100 years in the printing industry is now an innovating leader in the business to business and promotional products marketplace. Founded on the commitment to continuous innovation and ultimate customer satisfaction, Amsterdam Printing leads the market by pioneering the latest product trends and captivating their customers. The company has established itself as the first-class provider for promotional pens and personalized calendars and is rapidly expanding into additional market demands.

Amsterdam Printing leverages its affiliation with Taylor Corporation to deliver top-quality products to a rapidly growing customer base. Taylor Corporation is one of the top-10 providers of personalized communications in North America. Taylor’s more than 80 affiliated companies (with over 9,000 employees) span across North America, China and Europe, serving over half of the Fortune 500 companies in addition to millions of small businesses and consumers.