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Printing Supervisor

Creative Converting, 255 Spring St, Clintonville, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #118
Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Hoffmaster Group Inc, is an industry leader producing the most complete line of specialty disposable tabletop products for over 75 years. Hoffmaster competes in three distinct business segments – Foodservice, Consumer, and E-Commerce. Our products can be found in thousands of retailers, restaurants, hotels, and more. As a customer centric company, we strive to deliver innovative solutions to both our customers and the ultimate end users of our products. This Innovation is a key part of what we do here at Hoffmaster, and we continue to drive the industry forward by investing in our employees and state-of-the-art technology..
Primary Purpose of the Role

Responsible for overseeing printing production processes and employees on a day-to-day basis. 

Essential job Duties

  • Hiring, training and evaluation of all hourly personnel in Press and Pre-Press operations.
  • Provide coaching to direct reports to help them become technically competent while also improving their capability to coach and motivate their people.
  • Utilize on-the job training and the "plan-do-check-act" cycle to develop people
  • Responsible for the safety of all associates in areas of responsibility and throughout the manufacturing facility.
  • Day to day management of all Prepress & Press activities including ink management, mounting, plate making and proofing.
  • Direct overview and accountability of our color management process and systems (lighting booths, X-rite systems, audits, etc.)
  • Assist during set-up, clean-up, color matching, deck sequence, new job approvals and anilox roll selection.
  • Audit and maintain the anilox, printing sleeve and sticky back inventory.
  • Follow and Maintain all Food Safety, GMP and HACCP Guidelines
  • All other duties as assigned

Required Skills/Abilites

  • Must be a self-starter and critical thinker who is passionate about process improvement and providing solutions to the organization and production team.
  • Deep knowledge of printing and production processes. Process-oriented and results-focused.
  • Exemplar delegation and coaching abilities. Utilizes good team-building skills.
  • Clear concise communicator, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of the organization.
  • Knows and understands active listening skills and always follows up.
  • Set clear performance expectations and holds people accountable.
  • Outstanding Customer Service skills. Ability to understand and meet customers’ (both internal & external) specifications.
  • Ability to work independently in a time-sensitive printing environment. Organized and demonstrates diligence.
  • Ability to identify problems and ensure the appropriate problem-solving approach is followed.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing. Able to recognize waste and size up opportunities for improvement.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Suite and other standard Windows PC applications. More advanced Excel proficiency is a plus.
  • Minimum 5 year of experience in manufacturing and leadership. Experience in printing and paper converting a plus


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At Hoffmaster, we believe every person deserves to feel successful. That’s why we provide a total rewards package designed to support our employee’s success –at work, at home, and in life. This includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurances, Student loan and Tuition assistance, physical and mental wellness programs, Paid vacation and holidays, Employee Assistance Program, and more!

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


Other details

  • Job Family Manufacturing
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Creative Converting, 255 Spring St, Clintonville, Wisconsin, United States of America