Digital Press Team Lead (3144)

Operations North Mankato, Minnesota


Position at Carlson Craft, Inc.

Are you a highly organized individual who strives to motivate and lead others? Do you exude a high level of integrity, open communication and capabilities of producing results? Do you enjoy working with a collaborative team to meet goals? We have an opportunity for you.

Carlson Craft, a leader in the print industry is seeking a Team Lead for our Digital Press area. The Carlson Craft Team Lead is responsible for coordinating the day to day operations of a group of employees. He or she leads a group of two or more individuals who perform production work, through assigning, monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work, directing efforts and providing technical guidance on more complex issues.


Shift Available

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4:30 pm


Responsibilities Include:

  • Acts as a leader for a group of employees
  • Forecasts work hours, manages day to day labor to sales, approves time off in relation to work load
  • Plans and establishes work schedules and assignments to meet area goals
  • Provides regular feedback to employees on quality and production
  • Assigns and monitors work, and reviews progress of work with employees, management and key trainers
  • Contributes to the performance review for each employee, however not responsible for the performance reviews or other personnel actions such as increases, promotions, or disciplinary actions
  • Motivates employees to perform at their highest ability to help achieve company and departmental goals
  • Provides guidance on more complex issues and acts as a resource to answer questions from employees in the department and for questions coming from other departments
  • Ensures employees have the tools and supplies they need to perform their job
  • Inspects work performed to ensure that it meets specifications and established standards
  • Investigate complaints about service and equipment, and takes action
  • Performs work associated with the department (we will need to detail this- example: operates printing press, etc.)
  • Instructs and holds employees accountable to policies, procedures, equipment usage, and safety regulations
  • Responsible for monitoring area consumables
  • Initiates the ordering of supplies through the Treqs process
  • Acts as an agent of change in department processes and procedures
  • Supports company direction and Taylor Corporation Values



Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required
  • Two or more years of work experience preferred
  • Ability to work with people
  • Proven leadership ability
  • Business knowledge and ability to see affects of decisions on the company
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Strong written, verbal, and oral communication skills
  • High level of initiative and problem-solving skills
  • Exhibits desired and appropriate professional behavior
  • Contributes to an atmosphere of teamwork and cooperation to maintain an effective working environment as well as ensure continuity of service to customers


About Our Company

Our Total Rewards package of benefits and compensation reflects our bold commitment to creating opportunity and security for employees.

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

Carlson Craft is a company set out on a mission to help people communicate and celebrate all of life’s most important events through personalized products. We strive to provide our retailers and customers with new designs, services, technologies and tools for selling and ordering our robust line of products including wedding invitations, graduation announcements, baby announcements, party invitations, holiday cards, diplomas, menus, binders, tabs, and so much more! Our commitment to our partners is to make it easy and smooth to do business with us and that’s where you come in! Join a motivated team that prides itself on respect, passion for our work and our customers, fresh ideas, responsibility and accountability