Graphics Print Services Specialist at HAVI

| West Suburbs
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HAVI is a privately held global company that innovates, optimizes and drives the supply chains and marketing promotions of many of the best known brands in the world. When you work at HAVI, you have a chance to make your mark – to be a part of work that drives value, brings a smile and keeps everyday life moving forward. Which means it’s not the size of our global footprint, but rather your personal fingerprint, that has the power to make a real difference for our customers… and to touch the lives of people both at home and around the world.

Responsibilities

The Print Services Specialist is part of HAVI's graphics team and is responsible for handling the day-to-day activities needed to run an efficient, closed-loop color-accurate system internally and aligned with our suppliers. Our services include: Color Management & Printing of Contract Color Proofs, Mocking Up High-End Packaging Prototypes, Large Format Printing, Digital Photography Services, Print Sample Review and more. Additional responsibilities:

  • Evaluate color & print quality of proofs and printer press samples
  • Create color-accurate Hero Mock-ups and Prototypes; including operation of flatbed cutting table
  • Daily maintenance & operation of in-house digital print devices
  • Prints and creating presentation decks and boards for internal and external meetings
  • Order, track, and evaluate drawdowns samples
  • Order, track, and process in-house digital print consumables and supplies
  • Layout and creation of graphics for internal and external projects
  • Monthly calibrations of X-Rite eXact spectrophotometers
  • Integrate production color standards, tolerances, and visual reproductions into our technology platforms (Esko ColorEngine, Esko Flexproof, CGS ORIS ColorTurner, and X-Rite’s ColorCert)

Desired Skills & Experience

  • University Degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline with 3-5 years of related experience
  • Knowledge and/or experience using ESKO’s WebCenter, Automation Engine and Studio Plugins for Illustrator
  • Photography Fundamentals and Stage lighting a plus
  • Knowledge of 3D-Modeling Software a plus
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite & Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Client Service focused
  • Team player with a Can-Do Attitude
  • Understanding of the following is a plus:
    • Color Management Basics & Principles
    • Lab, spectral data and dE
    • Packaging Print Methodologies: Flexo, Gravure, Offset and Digital
    • RIPs and proofing systems (ORIS ColorTuner & Fiery preferred)
    • Spectrophotometers (experience is a plus)
    • Color Management Software, preferably X-Rite’s ColorCert (experience is a plus)
    • G7 Methodology and Creation of Printer/ICC profiles

Benefits

Our total rewards philosophy integrates programs for compensation, benefits, recognition, learning and development, corporate culture, corporate citizenship and work-life balance. While individual program components may differ by country, some things remain constant:

 

   …our commitment to rewarding results

   …the opportunity to work with talented and driven individuals at every level of our company who respect each other, treat each other fairly and hold one another accountable for our customers’—and our company’s success

 

Contact Information

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