Large Format Digital Print Operator

Location US-NV-Las Vegas
Posted Date 2 months ago(01/24/2018 10:28 PM)
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GES, Global Experience Specialists, is a global event marketing company with over 90 years and 4,000 passionate employees in North America, Europe and the Middle East. We create some of the most incredible events in the world – think traveling entertainment exhibitions, global user groups, sales conferences, holiday extravaganzas and exhibitions of all sizes. From initial strategy to show-stopping audio visual, accommodations to insightful measurement – and every detail in between – we bring brands to life!

Our mission is to create memorable event experiences, and we count on our talented employees around the world help us do it. We are looking for team members who can dream up the impossible and deliver it.

GES is seeking a Large Format Print Production Professional for our sign department.  Operating within Graphic Production, the person is responsible for providing sign print, finishing and shipping services for Tradeshow and Exhibits and Design (E&D) requirements. The position involves printing, handling, laminating, mounting/trimming large/grand graphic signage, and preparation of packages for shipping to various locations .The ideal candidate has experience in wide format color print operation and a positive attitude. Must be committed to quality, possess a high level of attention to detail, consistent delivery, outstanding customer service, and able to function effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Note that the role as far as scheduling is “shift hours” which requires flexibility with work schedule and work hours (must be able to work overtime when business needs dictate).


  • Execute the print/production and package signage; work ranges from producing simple small signage, to fabrication of complex sign assemblies.
  • Read and calculate department job ticket(s) information; follow specific fabrication instructions as indicated by Work Order(s), Customer(s), or Supervisor(s).
  • Ensure maximum machine efficiency while completing orders on time and in accordance with customers’ expectations.
  • Operate Large/Grand format printers, maintain machine logs and make adjustments as needed; inform supervisor of equipment problems and place service calls when required.
  • Operate and Maintain RIP and Various Print Production Equipment, load and operate large/grand roll-to-roll and flatbed printers; i.e., HP, EFI Vutek.
  • Maintain inventory supplies as needed.
  • Prepare and apply vinyl; i.e., setup, weeding, cutting, taping, trimming and mounting to substrates.
  • Use graphic tools and chemicals safely and with proficiency, including but not limited to: UV inks, cleaning solvents, precision or utility knife, mechanical wall cutter, computerized graphic cutting device, metal straight edge, measuring tape, transfer tape, lighter fluid, rubbing alcohol, and other materials related to the production of graphics.
  • Prepare final product for shipping and delivery multiple locations; create custom packaging when necessary.
  • Maintain and safely use all large/grand format finishing tools and equipment provided for trimming, cutting, and packaging.
  • Provide quality control at designated steps on the process.
  • Perform other duties as assigned and deemed necessary of the position under the direction of the Shift Supervisor, Graphics Manager or Director.


  • High School Diploma.
  • 3-5+ year’s industry Operator experience in Large Format Digital Printing.
  • Pre-production File Prep; Mid-level of experience with Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Must be able to effectively prepare and troubleshoot a variety of file formats and edit PDF documents.
  • Experience with large format imaging – roll and rigid printing and precision finishing.
  • Experience printing on a large variety of substrates.
  • Proficient in the operation of Macintosh, PC, and Windows NT operating system Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Understanding of RIP software and color management.
  • Must be able to establish color approvals on printer with or without customer interactions and be able to maintain color and print quality for production run.
  • The Digital Print / Large Format Operator position requires a person who is very organized and great in prioritizing, organizing and planning in order to see each job through completion and be able to meet given deadlines. 
  • Willingness to follow department policies and procedures and maintain a clean and safe work area.
  • Multi-tasking skills & a team player a must.

Work Environment

  • Ability to lift objects up to 50 pounds
  • Standing for prolonged periods
  • Periodic overtime
  • Fast-paced environment; subject to numerous schedule and priority changes and short notice activity
  • Noise level is usually moderate to loud


Our team members are our family, so we help our team members care for their families. The rewards of joining GES are extensive. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Competitive salaries
  • 401K with company match
  • Healthcare/vision/dental insurance
  • Wellness benefits
  • Career development program
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Vacation time
  • Community involvement opportunities
  • Team activities 

And much more……




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