General Laborer

Location: St. Paul, MN

Available Shifts 

  • 1st Shift - Monday through Friday 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM
  • 2nd Shift - Monday through Friday 2:30 PM to 11:00 PM

    The Vomela Companies is hiring a  General Laborer to learn and grow with our company. Vomela is a leading supplier of Digital & Screen-printed graphics and displays. We work with some of the most recognizable brands & retailers in the business.

    Work Conditions

    • The General Operator will be working with a variety of cutting & finishing operations, on a variety of materials.
    • Requires your physical strength and endurance (manual labor)
    • The normal shifts are 8 hours long, Monday through Friday from 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM, plus overtime as needed
    • Standing, walking, pushing, pulling, crouching

    Best Candidates Will Possess These Skills 

    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
    • We print on large scale printing presses, kitting, packing, shipping and receiving.
    • Must work at a face pace with strict deadlines
    • Ability to read blue prints
    • Must possess a strong work ethic and demonstrate themselves as a strong team player that cares about the quality of their work
    • Must be able to come to work on-time and prepared to do their job
    • Has at least 3 years of experience in the printing industry, general labor, manufacturing, operator, in a production/manufacturing environment
    • Possess basic math skills, understands units of measurement
    • Understands basic computer functions as it relates to email, job requisitions, orders, inventory, documenting notes and using spread sheets like MS Excel.
    • Ability to adapt and be flexible to an ever-changing work environment
    • Have positive, collaborative attitude with a willingness to learn new equipment and processes

    Key Responsibilities

    Responsible for setting up and operating a variety of cutting and finishing presses, according to written and/or verbal instructions, established company procedures, safety and quality guidelines. They must also be capable of making adjustments to machines, to keep quality, registration and production speed at peak efficiency. The applicant should have good understanding of performing the following duties personally or through assistant personnel.

    • Receives job assignments & priorities from supervisor. Reads job order to understand requirements of the Job and verify quantity to be produced
    • Sets up machine according to established company guidelines, safety and job requirements
    • Completes production run including overruns and production samples
    • Completes required inspections and documents the quality approval
    • Ensure quality of job throughout run, including adjusting cutting depth, edge quality, registration adjustments, etc.
    • Respond to revised priorities and perform well under tight deadlines
    • Responsible for the tear-down, clean-up and setting-up of Jobs
    • Ability to perform time studies on this machine for quoting & efficiency purposes
    • Complete other duties as assigned
      We Offer

      We have over 16 benefits available from The Vomela Companies, some of them include:

      Any employee who works at least 30 hours per week will be eligible to receive seven company provided benefits, may choose up to nine elected benefits, and have access to other fringe benefits such as discounts for select cellular phone providers and tuition reimbursement assistance.

      Company Provided Benefits

      Basic Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability (LTD), accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Emergency Travel Assistance, Identity Theft Protection and *Paid Holidays.

      * 64 hours of holiday pay per year after 90 days of service

      Elected Benefits

      Health Benefit Plans*, Health Savings Accounts (HSA)*, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)*, Dental, Vision*, Voluntary Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability (STD), Commuter Benefits* and 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan.

      *Pre-Tax benefits

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