Basic Information

Job Category: Management

Location: Elk Grove Village, Illinois, United States

Date published: 18-May-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Print Operations Manager

We are currently seeking an experienced Print Operations Manager to join our team in our Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 location.  We are a large format digital printing company that specializes in POP, POS and custom signage.

What We Offer:
Competitive salary
Benefits package available (Health, Dental, Vision, and Life insurances; 401(k) plan)
Vacation and sick days

About the Role:
The Print Operations Manager will be able to provide leadership that drives operational excellence, continual improvement, and teamwork throughout the business.  The position will be responsible for, but not limited to, the below duties but could change based on evolution of technology and/or business itself.

What You’ll Do:
Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned 
Managing department managers to ensure their team members follow policies & procedures while meeting customer deadlines
Solving problems including investigating production delays and difficulties, recommending alternative methods of manufacturing, and working with managers for scheduling employees between departments, when necessary, based on workflow
Implementing of new systems, procedures, policies and overseeing all aspects of the business
Approving days off / timecards when necessary
Leading twice-daily production meetings utilizing Avanti cloud-based software
Holding manager meetings to discuss opportunities, problems, potential problems, and issues that impact the workflow, quality or client relationships and work with teams to create and implement continuous improvement initiatives
Ensuring Quality Assurance standard operating procedures are followed for every project
Initiating and maintaining OSHA requirements throughout buildings
Working with managers and staff to enforce procedures to ensure all safety, regulatory and compliance measures are met within the company
Working with managers to ensure all building and maintenance operations are in good operational condition (ex. air compressors, humidification systems, HVAC, etc.)
Strategic planning and forecasting; appraisal performances; reward and discipline employees; resolve problems; and address staffing needs
Ensuring new employees receive proper training to be a successful team member
Backing up any manager when necessary
Attendance/reporting OT for proper documentation 
Providing written information about discussions you have with your team about policy and procedures
Maintaining relationships with customers to provide a high level of customer satisfaction
Assisting with special projects

Our Ideal Candidate
Education and Experience: 
4+ years of management experience
Experience in working in a fast paced, constantly evolving environment
Large format printing experience is preferred
Experience in distribution, operations, warehousing, and inventory is a plus

Required Skills and Abilities:
Lift packages that typically weigh at least 30 lbs.
Stand, sit and walk for up to 8-10 hours
Work in environments with variable noise levels, lighting conditions and temperature variation
Excellent organizational, written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Highly motivated, self-directed and customer service oriented
Work independently as well as in a team environment
Problem solve and provide recommendations and solutions to meet customer requirements
Proficient using Microsoft Office 365
Detail oriented with the ability to multitask and meet deadlines
Analyze, comprehend, and implement procurement and fabrication schedules

To Apply:
Please submit your resume via the “APPLY NOW” button

Equal Opportunity Employer