International Paper Production Artist in TUCKER PREPRINT, Georgia

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.

We are looking for a motivated individual who is capable of performing a multitude of functions in a flexible, fast-paced environment. We currently have an opening for a Pre-Press Production Artist for Corrugated Print Production facility in our Greater Atlanta Area. This facility manufactures Flexographic printing plates for the Post-Print and Pre-Print Corrugated products for local and national customers.

Key Functions:

  • Pre-flight/qualify electronic files as viable for use.

  • Vector and Bitmap graphic adjustment in relation to Plate output and printing specifications.

  • Quality Control.

  • Procedure & process adherence.

  • Must produce impeccable results while employing strict printing and digital specifications.

  • Output to Computer to Plate and Film Based and various proofing Equipment.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1-3 years as a professional Pre-Press Technician with a thorough knowledge of, and concentration in, Flexographic Printing Specifications and their application, is preferred.

  • Knowledge of Corrugated Packaging is highly desirable but not required.

  • Working Knowledge of Esko Graphics Software is Essential.

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite or higher is mandatory.

  • Proficiency in Macintosh OSX is necessary.

  • Minimum 2 year Degree in Graphic Design/Communications or Printing Technology.

Competencies:

  • Acute Proofreading Capabilities.

  • Highly organized and motivated.

  • Must employ efficient and effective computer skills and work habits.

  • Exemplify professionalism.

  • Technically savvy.

  • Acute Proofreading Capabilities.

  • Exceptionally detail oriented.

  • Self-sufficient.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Solid problem solving aptitude.

  • Multi-tasking capability.

International Paper offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, disability, life and accident insurance, vacation as well as a 401(k) plan and retirement savings account. This is a great opportunity to start a career with a dynamic and proven manufacturer in the packaging industry.

Qualified candidates should express interest by applying online at www.internationalpaper.com

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.