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At Wilson-Hurd a division of Nelson-Miller, we are always looking to expand our dedicated workforce. If you are interested in applying for one of the job openings below, please fill out the Job Application Form by clicking the "Apply Now" button on the right. Wilson-Hurd a division of Nelson-Miller is an equal opportunity employer.

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

Mixing and preparation of inks for production (two shifts).

Accurate documentation of formula files.

Examine job orders to determine quantities, stock specification, colors or special printing instructions. 

Verify the substrate and ink meet the specifications for a given job.

Color matching.

Monitor inventory levels on a regular basis, ordering or requesting additional supplies, as necessary.

R & D – Developing new ink applications.

Perform other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS

EXPERIENCE

2 – 3 years of formulating inks for the printing industry on plastics, aluminum or rigid substrates preferred.

Working with back lit color formulations.

Familiarity in using different types of color measurement tools.

Proficient in Excel and Word.

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

High school degree, GED, or equivalent. 

Additional Graphic Arts education a plus.

Color matching accuracy.

Numerical accuracy.

Organizational skills a must.

Visual color discrimination.

Ability to lift up to 75 lbs. 

Ability to stand for long periods of time.

Mathematical skills a must, able to equate decimals and percentages.

Be able to use a ruler and caliper.

Analytical and problem solving.

No color deficiencies.

Ability to read blueprints.

An understanding of various industry color measurement instruments and ink rheology’s.

Superb organization and prioritization.

Creative thinker – ability to develop, design, or create new applications, ideas relationships, systems or products, including artistic contributions.

Ability to analyze and interpret technical information and procedures.

Team player – work with supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates in person, over the phone or via email.

WORK CONTEXT

Exposure to contaminants or hazardous conditions with inks and chemicals. 

Personal Protective Equipment includes safety glasses, gloves and lab jackets.

Majority of position is standing. 

Time Pressure. 

Importance of being exact or accurate. 

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

To successfully fill all roller-coating operations per established procedures (coat metal to prepare, protect or decorate surfaces), including set-up, take-down and clean-up. 

Inspect coated or plated areas for defects, such as color deficiencies, dents, scratches, bubbles, and uneven coverage. 

Select and mix ingredients to prepare coating substances according to specifications, using mechanical mixers or hand paddles. 

Monitor any variations in the process with proper documentation for controlled repeatability.

Observe gauges to ensure that machines are operating properly and perform production related trouble shooting, excluding downtime corrective maintenance.

Determine coating flow, viscosity and coating quality by performing visual inspections or by using viscometers. 

Perform test runs and quality checks per standard. 

Maintain clean work area and perform other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

High school degree, GED, or equivalent. 

1-2 years’ work experience working in a manufacturing facility.

Familiarity with chemical and coating processes / exposure. 

QUALIFICATIONS

Ability to read and comprehend a job traveler or work instruction, including blueprints.

Numerical accuracy, analytical and problem solving.

Organizational skills a must.

Visual color discrimination with no color deficiencies.

Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. 

Ability to stand for long periods of time.

Be able to use a ruler and caliper.

Good eye for small detailed inspection. 

WORK CONTEXT

Exposure to contaminants or hazardous conditions with inks and chemicals. 

Personal Protective Equipment includes safety glasses, gloves and lab jackets.

Majority of position is standing. 

Time Pressure. 

Importance of being exact or accurate. 

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

Set up, feed and operate screen presses efficiently referencing blueprints and job jackets, while maintaining high quality and performance standards.

Check for ink coverage and density, alignment and registration.

Production related trouble shooting.

Inspect printed materials or other images to verify quality.

Collect samples of materials or products for testing.

Clean-up of equipment at job completion.

Successfully cross train into other areas of the department, including prepress. 

Completing all documentation for production requirements. 

Maintain clean working area.

Perform other duties as assigned.  

REQUIREMENTS

EXPERIENCE

Printing operation on plastics, aluminum or rigid substrates preferred, not required.

Machine operation preferred, not required.   

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

High school degree, GED, or equivalent.

Additional Graphic Arts education a plus.

Excellent physical condition and able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Ability to stand for long periods of time.

Good mechanical, math and reading abilities.

Be able to use a rule and caliper.

Analytical and problem-solving skills.

Good eye for small detail inspection & no color deficiencies.

Ability to read blueprints. 

Dexterity and Arm-Hand Steadiness – ability to quickly move hands, arms, fingers to grasp, manipulate or assemble and the ability to keep hand and arm steady. 

Superb organization and prioritization.

Coordination – adjusting actions in relation to others’ actions.

Operation and Control – controlling operations of equipment or systems. 

Some computer knowledge. 

Quality Conscious

Team Player.

WORK CONTEXT

Exposure to contaminants or hazardous conditions with inks and chemicals. 

Personal Protective Equipment includes safety glasses, gloves and lab jackets.

100% standing position.

Time pressure. 

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

Inspection of customer products according to Wilson-Hurd’s inspection criteria.

Running and troubleshooting of automated machines such as Transfer Lines, VT19, and Strip Feeds.

Creating boxes and packaging materials for shipping. 

Completing all documentation for production requirements. 

Maintain clean working area.

Perform other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma or equivalent.

Able to sit or stand for long periods of time.

Good mechanical, math and reading abilities.

Be able to use a ruler and caliper.

Analytical and problem-solving skills.

Good eye for small detailed inspection.

Quality conscious.

Team player.

EXPERIENCE

1 – 2 years manufacturing preferred, not required.

Basic machine operation preferred, not required. 

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

Accurately follow work instructions for generating artwork

Sending art proofs to customers

Generating production files for screen printing and fabrication

Prepare files for outsourced parts (ETCH) per work instructions

Preflight and troubleshoot customer digital files, load fonts, inspect graphics, and make color separations (4 color process and spot colors), familiar with traps and bleeds

Output files to image setter; set line screens, resolution, and other press-specific settings

Prepare files for output to film & digital devices

Create / edit work instructions as required

Maintain inventory & order supplies for graphic department

Operate and assist in maintenance of graphics prepress equipment

Occasionally working with buyers to discuss prints and graphics 

Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION

High School Diploma

Graphics Degree or Art related Degree

Degree in electronics prepress or two years on the job experience

EXPERIENCE

Experience with digital and or screen printing, Acrobat, InDesign, Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, RIP software, EPICOR, Corel Draw (not a requisite but a plus)

Comprehensive knowledge Adobe Illustrator – CC preferred

Experience with Excel & Word

Understanding of the manufacturing process & needs of other departments, including Prepress experience

Understand Positive vs Negative film and the difference between first and second surface printing

Ability to manipulate and create own graphics for processes

Understanding of proper documentation and traceability 

Ability to read and understand Job Traveler, Art Traveler, and ISO Procedure Manual

Receive files electronically & maintain operating system 

Review Jobs for correct processes & information

Generate files for fabrication – laser, turret, steel rule die, Datron

Navigate EPICOR to verify process information, material, job location and part history

QUALIFICATIONS

Near Vision or ability to see details at close range 

Visual Color Discrimination or ability to match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness

Deductive Reasoning or ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense

Problem Sensitivity or ability to recognized there is a problem 

Strong organizational and prioritization skills

Communication with Supervisors, Peers or Subordinates by phone, email or in person

Mechanical

Self - motivated, customer focused (external & internal customers)

Team player as well as being able to work independently

Accountable and able to make sound judgement and decisions

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

• Set up, feed and operate screen presses efficiently referencing blueprints and job jackets, while maintaining high quality and performance standards.

• Check for ink coverage and density, alignment and registration.

• Production related trouble shooting.

• Inspect printed materials or other images to verify quality.

• Collect samples of materials or products for testing.

• Clean-up of equipment at job completion.

• Successfully cross train into other areas of the department, including prepress. 

• Additional duties as assigned. 

KEY METRICS

• Setting up and running screen print operation.

• Reading prints and job travelers.

• Counting parts and inspection.

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

• High school degree, GED, or equivalent.

• Additional Graphic Arts education a plus.

EXPERIENCE

• Printing operation on plastics, aluminum or rigid substrates a plus but not a requisite.

• Machine operation a plus but not a requisite. 

SKILLS & ABILITIES

• No color deficiencies.

• Ability to read blueprints. 

• Analytical and problem-solving skills.

• Dexterity and Arm-Hand Steadiness – ability to quickly move hands, arms, fingers to grasp, manipulate or assemble and the ability to keep hand and arm steady. 

• Superb organization and prioritization.

• Coordination – adjusting actions in relation to others’ actions.

• Operation and Control – controlling operations of equipment or systems. 

• Excellent physical condition and able to lift up to 50 lbs.

• Ability to stand for long periods of time.

• Some computer knowledge. 

• Good mechanical, math and reading abilities. 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

• Good eye for small detail.

• Ambitious, energetic, quality conscience.

• Driven and results oriented.

• Self-directed multi-tasker and works well under pressure.

• Professional approach.

• Team player – work with supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates in person.

WORK CONTEXT

• Exposure to contaminants or hazardous conditions with inks and chemicals. 

• Personal Protective Equipment includes safety glasses, gloves and lab jackets.

• 100% standing position.

• Time pressure. 

• Importance of being exact or accurate. 

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

Laser and Router set up, operation and troubleshooting

AutoCAD programming as training allows

Adjust tracking, registration, feed, and vision system

Inspect and identify problems with systems or machinery

Ensure work is processed in a timely manner to meet manufacturing demands

Operates with Standard Operating Procedures

SECONDARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Scrap / slug removal

Cleaning and general equipment maintenance as required

Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma or equivalent a must

EXPERIENCE

Previous web fabricating experience either in die cutting, printing, laser operating or lamination

At least 1-year experience in a manufacturing industry

Comfortable in reading / interpreting blueprints

CAD literacy and AutoCAD programming a plus

SKILLS

Excellent physical condition and able to lift up to 50 lbs

Able to sit or stand for long periods of time

Listening, analytical and problem-solving skills

Good mechanical, math and reading abilities

Be able to use a ruler and caliper

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

Ambitious

Energetic

Quality Conscience

Attention to Detail

Self-Motivated

Willing to take AutoCAD classes if needed

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

Running of laminators, steel rule die, hole punch, power cutter, laser, and knife cutter

Production related trouble shooting

Successfully cross train into other areas of the department

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma or equivalent a must

EXPERIENCE

1-2 yrs. manufacturing experience

SKILLS

Machine Operation experience.

Excellent physical condition and able to lift up to 50 lbs

Able to sit or stand for long periods of time

Good mechanical, math and reading abilities

Be able to use a ruler and caliper and read and interpret gauges

Analytical and problem-solving skills

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

Good eye for small detailed inspection

Self-motivated

Ambitious and energetic

Quality conscious

Team player

JOB SUMMARY

Under supervision assemble and test basic forms of electronic control products.  Package, label and prepare finished goods for shipment or stock.  Utilize assembly drawings and job tickets to manufacture quality products. 

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Using job tickets and assembly drawings build basic forms of electronic control products

Position, align, and adjust parts for proper fit and assembly

Correctly record number of products tested or built on job tickets

Utilize the ERP system to input job ticket data

KEY METRICS

On-time performance *

Customer returns *

Build plan-to-actual job performance *

*These metrics will be measured as a group

SECONDARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

With guidance from upper level production assemblers perform quality checks on products and parts to verify conformance to assembly drawings

Verify package quantity to ensure orders are complete

Use various forms of production tools and equipment

Attach part identification labels to parts

Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY

None

QUALIFICATIONS

Education

High school diploma or equivalent

Experience

Production and manufacturing experience is a plus

Manufacturing job shop environment experience preferred

Personal Attributes

Proven team player  

Driven and results oriented 

Professional approach 

Ability to be flexible to meet changing requirements

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

Perform in-process inspection during printing operation

Assist press operator, including clean-up – keeping press downtime to a minimum

Operate all color computer equipment in the department

KEY METRICS

Counting accuracy

Detailed vision accuracy

SECONDARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Cross train in other areas of the plant as required

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma or equivalent a must

EXPERIENCE

1-2 years’ work experience working in a manufacturing facility

1-2 years’ experience working with printing a plus

SKILLS

Good eye for small detailed inspection

Able to sit or stand for long periods of time

Good organizational skills

Good basic math skills and be able to use a ruler

Some computer background

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

Ambitious, energetic and quality conscious

Good attendance

Team player, willing to work independently

MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES / FUNCTIONS:

Inspection of customer products according to Wilson-Hurd’s inspection criteria.

Running and troubleshooting of automated machines such as Transfer Lines, VT19, and Strip Feeds.

Creating boxes and packaging materials for shipping. 

Completing all documentation for production requirements. 

Maintain clean working area.

Perform other duties as assigned. 

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma or equivalent.

Able to sit or stand for long periods of time.

Good mechanical, math and reading abilities.

Be able to use a ruler and caliper.

Analytical and problem-solving skills.

Good eye for small detailed inspection.

Quality conscious.

Team player.

EXPERIENCE

1 – 2 years manufacturing preferred, not required.

Basic machine operation preferred, not required.