Indigo Press Operator - 1st & 2nd Shift ($3,000 Sign-on-Bonus)
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The Printer, Inc. (TPI) is a Des Moines based full service printer specializing in complex variable data printing in the gaming industry. TPI is always looking for committed, hard working, self-motivated individuals that take pride and accountability in their work. TPI rewards their employees with competitive salaries.

TPI is currently seeking experienced Indigo Press Operators to work in our Baton Rouge, LA location.

We are offering a $3,000 sign-on-bonus and up to $5,000 in relocation assistance for candidates willing to relocate to Baton Rouge, LA.


The Indigo Press Operator is a team player with strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to adapt to a fluid environment. Outstanding organizational skills are a must, as is the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. Need to have a detail-oriented mindset with advanced experience and understanding of technology as it pertains to the processes of digital printing.

Essential Functions

  • Set up and troubleshoot the Indigo presses quickly and efficiently.
  • Detail-oriented to complete frequent quality checks.
  • Customer-oriented and motivated to succeed.
  • Ability to perform varying work within tight deadlines.
  • Provide assistance and support in a fast-paced environment to maintain on-time efficiency in regards to production throughput.
  • Ability to work a full-time schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • History of performing well under pressure.
  • Capable of multi-tasking.
  • Individual should be mechanically inclined and possess problem-solving skills. 
  • Good communication and comprehension skills both written and verbal.
  • Team and goal oriented.
  • Must be very detail oriented.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • At least three years successful experience as an Indigo Press operator, preferably with a 12000 and / or a 7900 and level 2 operator certification.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

Physical Demands: Standing for extended periods and frequent lifting of up to 25 lbs. Continuous vision. Occasional lifting up to 50 lbs. Pushing/pulling up to 50 lbs. to move palletized load. Frequent reaching, twisting, and gripping up to 25 lbs. to move paper stock. Occasional crouching and use of hand tools during routine machine maintenance. 

Job Summary: As an Indigo Press Operator you will be following all quality control procedures and checking your work for accuracy. Operators operate and maintain digital presses while paying close attention to detail and meeting production deadlines.


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work: This is a full-time position. Typical hours are Monday through Friday. 1st shift 7:00 a.m. to  3:30 p.m.; 2nd shift is 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.; Weekend hours may be required during peak production times. This position typically works 40-50 hours per week.  

The pay range for this position is $18-$27 per hour. Compensation may vary by geographical location. 

TPI recognizes that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of the job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and excellence; therefore, we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to our positions. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process.

The Printer, Inc. (TPI) provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.