- Lubbock, TX
Lubbock, TX, USA Req #15291
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a subscription-led and digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to empowering communities to thrive. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of millions with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services.
Our current portfolio of media assets includes USA TODAY, local media organizations in 46 states in the U.S., and Newsquest, a wholly owned subsidiary operating in the United Kingdom with more than 120 local news media brands. Gannett also owns the digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, Inc., UpCurve, Inc., and WordStream, Inc., which are marketed under the LOCALiQ brand, and runs the largest media-owned events business in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.
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Gannett Publishing Services
Under the direction of packaging management-the Packaging Coordinator is a non-exempt position assigned to perform post press related packaging tasks that may include, but are not limited to: Production & staff scheduling; preprint verification, product sequencing; configuring packages; delivery dock oversight; product staging; equipment set-up; and operation of: Inserters, joggers, conveyors, stackers, folders, strappers, bottom wrap machines, loaders, printers, address labelers, adhesive advertising applicators, scales, pallet jacks, fork trucks, stitch & trim binding equipment and other post-press equipment.
Additional duties may include; communication and coordination of services for commercial products and non-daily products; communication with sales department and external customers, as required; general workplace maintenance; specified reporting; consumable parts & supply inventories.
The primary objective is to support efficient production operations as needed to achieve & maintain on-time production, product quality standards, low waste, and operational safety
Area of Influence. Indicate the position's primary area of responsibility (e.g., Head of a Business Unit, Department, etc.). Identify internal client groups or dotted-line reporting relationships that are critical to the job. Please include the frequency of the contact, if relevant.
• Primary; Packaging department operations on a designated shift
• Critical relationships;
o Advertising department communication
o Delivery dock communication
o Pressroom communication
Education: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Associate/Bachelor operation or business management degree preferred.
Experience Required or Preferred: Minimum 2years previous packaging or similar/related experience.
Specialized Knowledge: Lean production/Worksmart fundamentals preferred.
Universal Skills and Traits preferred: English language fluency, reading & writing, proficient verbal & written communication skills, excellent time management, good math skills, financial acumen, mechanical aptitude.
• PC skills
• Microsoft Office: Email, Excel, Word
• Basic understanding of computer networking & electronics
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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