PT Packaging Inserter 1

Gannett Publishing Services, part of The USA Today Network, is seeking a qualified part-time packaging inserter, based at The Desert Sun, Palm Springs, CA. This position assists with accurate and timely assembly of newspapers and newspaper packages. Inserters are trained in stacking and feeding pre-printed inserts in machinery while maintaining optimum quality and meeting daily deadlines. Duties include: jogging stacks of preprints, stacking newspapers on pallets, using powered equipment such as pallet jacks and forklifts, lifting up to 35 pounds, standing 95% of a shift and pushing/pulling up to 600 pounds on carts or pallet jacks. Applicants must be comfortable working around loud, high speed machines in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented production environment. We are looking for candidates willing to work up to 25-hours per week. A high school diploma or equivalent is required as is a valid CA driver’s license, proof of insurance and access to reliable transportation. Prior experience in manufacturing or assembly function is a plus. Starting pay is $11.00/hour. Gannett Publishing Services is a growing print and packaging company specializing in newspapers and other commercial products.

About us:

Gannett (NYSE: GCI) is a leading media and marketing company with unparalleled local-to-national reach, successfully connecting consumers, communities and businesses. With the iconic USA TODAY, over 100 strong local media organizations in 33+ states and Guam, and with more than 160 local news brands online in the U.K., we provide rich content through hundreds of outstanding affiliated digital, mobile and print products.

Each month more than 95 million unique visitors access content from USA TODAY and Gannett’s local media organizations, putting the company squarely in the Top 10 U.S. news and information category. U.S. newspapers add an additional audience of 9 million readers every weekday.

Utilizing innovations in technology, digital media and print publishing, our 360° storytelling is offered in markets all across the U.S. From local townships to the national stage, we keep readers informed with what interests them most. When their hometown celebrates, we all share in that joy. When the nation is challenged, we band together as a community. Our voices are strongest together. For more information, visit www.gannett.com.

Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.

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