Quad/Graphics Die Room in Omaha, Nebraska

QuadPackaging is one of the country’s fastest growing packaging companies, with state-of-the-art facilities in the United States, Latin America, Asia and Europe. QuadPackaging’s customer-centric consultative approach focuses on innovation, quality and cost-effectiveness. Our revenue-generating solutions include high-end folding cartons, labels, inserts and custom packaging that make our customers’ packages stand out on the retail shelf.

At Quad, you’ll begin at a competitive wage with immediate opportunities to advance – driving you to be better than yesterday. Additionally, earn up to 7% more of your base wage and overtime pay through an incentive program that rewards productivity, safety and product quality.

We offer support at every step of your career with on-site healthcare facilities, 401(k) retirement savings, paid holidays and vacations, and many more great benefits.

The Pre Makeready Technician’s key role is to assemble tooling necessary for Diecutter Operators and to pre-set tooling for Diecutter Operators. We are currently looking for 3rd Shift Techs.


  • Maintain high quality product with minimal waste.

  • Maintain tools and equipment.

  • Maintain good attendance.

  • Follow all company policies, procedures and guidelines as well as take actions that support team work, safety, and good housekeeping.

  • Operate powered equipment including lift trucks.

  • Know and abide by all Standard Operating Procedures

  • Cross-train as assigned, follow and adhere to all Personal Protective Equipment rules and regulations.

  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned.

Formal Education & Certification

  • Possess a High School Diploma or GED, or equivalent education and/or training.

Knowledge & Experience

  • Previous Pre Makeready Experience is preferred.

  • Experience in the packaging industry is preferred.

  • Intermediate knowledge in Microsoft Office Excel is required.

Personal Attributes

  • Good verbal and written comprehension, with ability to receive and follow instructions.

  • Be able to perform work related math functions (which includes the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide).

  • Must be able to multi-task.

  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.

  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

Work Conditions

  • Sitting and/or standing for extended periods of time working at computer workstation.

  • Must be able to lift 10-20 pounds continuously, and lift up to 75 pounds occasionally.

  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer and peripherals.

  • Have the ability to stand long hours, stoop, crouch, kneel, climb and use hands and wrists continuously in controlled movement.

  • Ability to thrive in a team environment and work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Overtime as scheduled.