Digital Production Assistant

Visual Citi - Lindenhurst, NY (30+ days ago)


Visual Citi, the leader in signage and display visual needs solutions, is looking for a Digital Production Assistant to join the team. The ideal candidate will have 3-4 years of experience in the visual signage and display solutions environment, with an emphasis on large format printing. The candidate must be willing to work a flexible schedule. We offer competitive pay and employee benefits including health, dental and vision insurance as well as a 401k retirement plan

Summary of Position:

This position provides equipment maintenance support for the print production team. The ideal candidate will have 3-4 years of experience in a visual display solutions environment, with an emphasis on large format printing.

Essential Duties:

  • Ensure that company is delivering quality products in a timely manner that exceeds client expectations
  • Responsible for overseeing quality control of large format printing department, and proactively resolves customer service issues and offers solutions to clients
  • Prepare digital files for large scale production, loads and unloads Large Format Printers such as (HP Z6100’s, HP L25500’s, Mimakis) and maintains and cleans the machines
  • Operates oversize printing and vinyl plotting equipment
  • Utilizes Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and In Design) as well as other graphics software
  • Operates various printing machines including (Gerber/Zund) routers, (Kern) laser cutter/engraving, or (Vutek) flatbed printing machinery
  • Performs other related duties, as assigned

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of: print production of large format files, Large Format printers (HP Z6100’s, HP L25500’s, Mimakis), and (Esko/Zund) routers, (Kern) laser cutter/engraving, or (Vutek) flatbed printing machinery.

Skill/Ability to: maintains effective working relationships with other employees, clients and contractors; demonstrate proficiency in both oral and written communication; operates computers using standard word processing, spreadsheet, and design software; display superior organizational skills including following up with clients and resolving issues in a timely manner; capable of conducting independent research and offering solutions.

Acceptable Experience and Training:

Graduation from an accredited university with a bachelor’s degree in graphic design, project management or related field and 3-4 years of progressively responsible large format printing experience in an architectural signage, visual display solutions, and/or custom fabrication of visual display environment, or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Certificates and Licenses Required:

Graphic design or Project Management certification a plus

Company Description:

Visual Citi is a full service signage, printing and fabrication company, located in Lindenhurst, NY which offers the finest quality craftsmanship and customer service while providing the greatest value to our clients. Visual Citi has manufacturing facilities in the United States and overseas which house state of the art machinery for fabrication of all your acrylic, metal, wood, foam and vinyl products. Visual Citi also has a wide range of printing capabilities, including large format photographic printing, flatbed printing and silk screening. From prototyping and engineering to kitting and large scale roll outs, Visual Citi's production and logistics team is dedicated to fulfilling your signage, display and graphic needs.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • visual signage: 3 years (Required)
  • large format printers: 3 years (Required)
  • Vutek Machine: 3 years (Required)
  • lazer cutting: 3 years (Required)
  • Zund Machine: 3 years (Required)
  • Gerber Machine: 3 years (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)