Bang Printing Careers

 

Come grow with Bang! Bang Printing, a CJK Group company, is Minnesota's fastest growing book manufacturer. We offer complete book printing, binding and fulfillment services to our customers. This year, we were awarded Best Workplace in the Americas designation: Best of the Best! We are currently looking for applicants with experience working in manufacturing, production, light industrial or maintenance. We offer a friendly work environment, steady work, and solid benefits – health/dental/401k, holiday, vacation, life insurance and more. If you would like to build a career in manufacturing, talk to us.

We promote from within and are adding new shifts as we grow! If you’re looking to grow with a company, we want to grow with you. Bang Printing offers many opportunities for advancement as well as overtime.

Bang Printing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

Job Openings at Bang Printing - Brainerd, Minnesota

 

 

 

HR Manager Click here to Apply

We are looking for a strong leader and self-motivated individual to fill a full time Human Resources Manager position. This Human Resource Manager position takes a hands-on approach to planning, organizing, directing and controlling human resources in conformance with established company policy, law and governmental regulatory agencies. This position reports to the Vice President of Human Resources and will serve as a member of our management/leadership team.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Works closely with accounting to ensure accuracy
  • Analyzes, prepares and inputs payroll data such as garnishments, vacation time, insurance premiums, etc.
  • Responsible for personnel records and maintaining files
  • Responsible for recruiting, interviews, pre-employment testing, job offers, and orientations.
  • Answers and represents management with government regulatory agencies OSHA, EEOC, Department of Human Rights, State of Minnesota, and various local agencies.
  • Contracts with outside suppliers to provide employee services
  • Provide support for all employees ensuring all conflicts are handled within company policy
  • Provide resources and guidance for managers
  • Organizes company events; annual Christmas party and BBQ’s
  • Other projects/duties as assigned
Qualifications
  • Degree in Human Resource Management
  • Five+ years equivalent work experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Leadership tendencies
  • Excellent trouble shooting skills
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Self motivated and able to work independently

 

Folder Machine Operator Click here to Apply

The Folder Machine Operator is responsible for the set-up, operation, and maintenance of the folder.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Set, fold, and load paper
  • Check folds and make adjustments while running
  • Prepare work for next stage of production
  • Keep a clean work environment
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Requires standing for 8-12 hour shifts
  • Detail oriented
  • Mechanical ability desired

 

Press Feeder(assistants) & Sheeter Machine Operator Click here to Apply

Press Feeder (assistants) assist the Press Operator in the operation of the press to ensure acceptable quality at maximum productivity.

A Sheeter Operator sets-up and operates the paper sheeter; insuring quality paper is produced at maximum productivity. A Sheeter Operator follows scheduling requirements to ensure there is not time lost on the machines product is delivered to, in addition to grabbing sheets of paper and placing them on the machine. This position also performs additional machine operating, machine maintenance, blade changes, and troubleshooting. *Full-time positions are available for night shift (7pm – 7am).*

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Ensure work produced meets or exceeds quality guidelines
  • Meet all production specifications
  • Read and understand job ticket instructions
  • Accurately fill out all paperwork and enter status entries as required.
  • Record all time and materials correctly
  • Have all jobs approved by supervisor or another qualified operator prior to running.
  • Special projects as assigned
Qualifications
  • High school diploma, equivalent
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to read and understand written instructions

 

Web & Sheet Fed Press Feeder Click here to Apply

To assist the Press Operator in the operation of the press to ensure acceptable quality at maximum productivity.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Quality

  • Monitors pH and conductivity of fountain solution on presses
  • Ensure work produced exceeds quality guidelines
  • Fully understand and support company's quality system
  • Ensures all production specifications are met
  • Ensure paper is properly loaded and prepared on all presses to eliminate downtime
  • Ensures skids are properly marked for next operation prior to leaving the pressroom

Conscientious Supply Usage

  • Use raw materials in a cost-effective manner aimed at reducing chemical/supply usage.
  • Assist Press Operator in defining and addressing areas of high waste.
  • Ensure water, rags and press chemicals are available for presses to ensure continuous operation.
  • Empty soiled rag containers daily.
  • Empty waste ink and chemical containers daily. Ensure that waste containment area is maintained and kept clean.
  • Notify safety coordinator when chemical barrels are approaching full level.
  • Ensure that all plates, stock, ink and proofs for the next job are at the press before previous job is completed to ensure quick start-up and minimal down time.

Productivity

  • Ensure process project goals are met for make ready and run speeds.
  • Ensure equipment is operating though shift change and lunch breaks.
  • Provide feedback to Press Operator on areas of production concern.
  • Provide backup and support to other presses in the event of the assigned feeder's absence.

Maintenance

  • Performs preventative maintenance on press such as lubrication, replacement of small parts, cleaning and installation of rollers, and accurately record all maintenance performed in maintenance log.
  • Work with Press Operator and maintenance department to ensure maintenance is performed in an effective timely manner.
  • Maintains and reads Material Safety Date Sheets. Sees to proper handling and disposal of hazardous chemicals.
  • Report all safety concerns to Press Operator.
  • Assists in cleaning up and keeping immediate work area neat and orderly.

Administration

  • Accurately record all production data in Real Time system on job tickets, load slips, ect.
  • Ensure manufacturing area is neat, clean and organized.
  • Perform necessary paperwork such as time sheets, code 2's and vacation sheets in a timely manner.

Other Duties

  • Problem solving
  • Do regular maintenance and record that in the log book
  • Understand, support and comply with company rules and polices
  • Report and unsafe conditions to the supervisor
  • Be aware of and comply with all lock out tag out procedures for your machine
  • Write and record work orders as necessary
  • Special projects as assigned
  • Provide support to fellow employees
  • Accurately detail issues to Press Operator for resolution
Qualifications
  • High school diploma or equivalent. Graphic arts and/or Technical School background beneficial
  • Good troubleshooting skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good communication skills
Physical Demands
  • Frequent long hours, 12 hour days
  • Ability to lift 60lbs. on a regular basis
  • Willing to work all shifts
  • Hearing protection
  • Gloves

 

Bindery Helper Click here to Apply

As a Bindery Helper, you will inspect books, signatures, covers and bindery components for quality. You will also pack boxes and complete the necessary paperwork to record labor, materials and product counts, as well as feeding pockets into the binder. You will need to skid pack according to the customers specifications, along with running the shrink wrap machine and other machines as assigned.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Operate or assist on assigned equipment
  • Use raw materials in a cost-effective manner
  • Ensure production times meet or exceed estimated standards on job ticket
  • Ensure work produced exceeds quality guidelines
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor
Qualifications
  • Continuous standing, bending, twisting, and reaching
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent Troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to lift, push, and/or pull up to 50lbs

 

Small Machine Operator Overview Click here to Apply

A Small Machine Operator sets-up and operates the machine, ensuring high quality printing at maximum productivity. A Small Machine Operator follows scheduling requirements to ensure on time-delivery, while also performing machine maintenance and troubleshooting.

*Full time position on 2nd shift (3pm – 11am)

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Ensure work produced meets or exceeds quality guidelines
  • Ensure all production specifications are met
  • Read and understand job ticket instructions
  • Accurately fill out all paperwork and enter status entries as required.
  • Record all time and materials correctly
  • Have all jobs approved by supervisor or another qualified operator prior to running.
  • Special projects as assigned
Qualifications
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to read and understand written instructions
  • Continuous standing, bending, twisting, and reaching
  • Able to lift 35 pounds and push/pull 90 pounds

 

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Contact HR Minnesota

Human Resources

3323 Oak Street

Brainerd, MN 56401

218-829-2877 Ext 115

jobs@bangprinting.com

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