George P Johnson is looking for a Zund Digital Cut Operator that is responsible for multiple aspects of physical graphic manipulation and manufacturing. Your focus will be the operation of digital cutting hardware and software to prepare hard and soft goods for the next steps in their construction.
The primary role in this position will be to effectively and efficiently operate digital cutting hardware and software to produce finished goods or items that are ready for further assembly or finishing. Substrates that will require cutting include, but are not limited to, expanded PVC sheeting, paper, fabrics, Tyvek, acrylic, polycarbonate, sign foams, aluminum sign boards, GatorPlast, Foamcore, card stock, etc. Methods for manipulating the above materials will include routing, slicing (using drag knives, oscillating knives, rotating knives, kiss cut knives), creasing, engraving, inlay, drawing, and v-cutting.
Estimated travel for this position is less than 5%
What You’ll Do
- Cut, route, crease, and otherwise manipulate different substrates efficiently and effectively at a high level of quality.
- Handle different substrates without damage or delay while loading and unloading the cutter.
- Maintain and deliver a high level of quality for every item.
- Organize your workflow in a way that is easy for others to identify a job’s status at any given time.
- Deliver finished materials in an effective way to their next location.
- Constantly improve your abilities and understanding of different equipment and software functions.
- Communicate and work effectively with other graphics production personnel to achieve common goals.
- Identify opportunities to improve the digital cutting process.
- Maintain a clean and safe work area.
Who You Are
Meticulous – You understand that the small details can be just as critical to overall quality and success as the big picture.
Responsible – Not only do you take pride in your work, but you hold yourself accountable for the tasks and jobs you are given, as well as your own mistakes.
Focused – You understand the need to stay on task and work through difficulties to produce the best products possible.
Knowledgeable – You possess a large breadth of information and deep understanding of your role and the tasks you are given.
Deadline-Driven – The understanding and need to complete tasks within a given timeframe is essential.
Creative – You possess the ability to look at problems from multiple perspectives and think about alternative solutions to achieve desired results.
Self-Motivated – The tasks and jobs you are responsible for encourage your efforts and present an inherent need to be accomplished.
Who We Are
GPJ is the world leader in experiential marketing. Our 29 global offices are filled with fearless people dreaming up ideas that are transforming industries and bringing the most respected brands to life in powerful, exciting ways. We are a part of the Project Worldwide family. An independent, employee-owned global network of complementary, wholly-owned agencies.
You read that “employee-owned” part, right? You heard us correctly. You work hard, she works hard, we all work hard… we all succeed and reap the rewards. We have an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) – providing our employees with an ownership interest. We thought you would want to know that. In fact, there is a lot more you would want to know about us, like our FTO policy (no more “accruing” time off) only to be included if applicable, our employer matching 401(k) plan (no vesting period), our “no employee contribution” healthcare option. But we are getting ahead of ourselves here, let’s talk about this exciting opportunity first and we can fill you in on our perks & benefits later.
GPJ is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), national origin, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected class. In addition to federal law requirements, GPJ complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. GPJ expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on any protected class.