WestRock Graphic Coordinator in Newark, New Jersey

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com .

Graphic Coordinator - Newark, NJ

2013 McCarter Highway

Newark, New Jersey, 07104

United States

Graphic Coordinator, Newark, NJ

The opportunity:

The Graphic Coordinator will be responsible for developing production ready graphics that will be printed on flexo presses.The successful candidate will schedule graphics and print plates to meet service requirements of the manufacturing plant and supply pricing of prepress/printing plates.The ideal candidate will have strong customer service and administration skills as well as a Graphic Design background.

How you will impact WestRock:

  • Develop digital graphics to meet customer requirements which include creating new graphics as required
  • Create vector art from scanned images
  • Typesetting
  • Import and verify CAD
  • Position graphics in CAD and step as required
  • Compensate graphics for flexo corrugated printing
  • Set file to be production ready for mounting and plate making/ manufacturing plant
  • Trouble shoots print issues and establish corrective action
  • Scheduling to meet the service requirements of the manufacturing plant
  • Supply pricing of prepress/printing plates
  • Supply digital proofing to ensure customer requirements are met
  • Manage data base and digital print files
  • Attend Press Runs in a manufacturing environment
  • Be able to identify “Preprint and Litho opportunities”
  • Support local and Graphic Solution sales teams
  • Attend Off-site customer meetings
  • Light travel may be required
  • Follow workflows
  • Support/follow Westrock safety and culture
  • Participate in team and collaborate calls

What you need to succeed:

· Graduate of Graphic Arts/Design ProgramGraduate of Graphic Arts/Design Program

· 3-5 years’ experience3-5 years’ experience

· Must have strong administrative skillsMust have strong administrative skills

· Customer service backgroundCustomer service background

· Ability to work on Mac computersAbility to work on Mac computers

· Working knowledge of Adobe Creative SuiteWorking knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite

What we offer:

·Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

·Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

·An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

·A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

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WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

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WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Graphic Coordinator

New Jersey-Newark

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