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Prepress Technician - 8 week assignment

Kelly Services

Richmond, VA
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Job Title Prepress Technician - 8 week assignment

Jobid US6117CW_25085811

Location: Richmond, VA, 23261, USA

Description **Job Description**

Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to influence and advance their careers with top clients in Richmond, Virginia! We're currently looking for a Pre-press Technician and would enjoy the opportunity to connect with you! Candidates who meet the following requirements are encouraged to apply immediately!

As a Prepress technician you will set the foundation for successful printing production. The prepress technicians also ensure that the proper format, appearance, and layout of text and images is set before the full print run for newspapers, magazines, brochures, catalogs, packaging materials or labels is completed. Prepress technicians take print or electronic files and scan or import them into specialized software, making color, text, and digital image corrections as needed. They set up printing presses to produce film, plate or electronic proofs.

Prepress technicians also maintain, repair, and troubleshoot cameras and presses as needed. Shift work is common, as is overtime in order to meet deadlines. Prepress technicians may be members of the Graphic Communications Conference of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters,


· Follow written work instructions and SOPs.

· Perform image manipulations/edits as directed.

· Execute press sheet impositions utilizing Abode & InDesign software.

· Utilize content management tools for retrieving and referencing images and files.

· Prepare and print electronic files for various proofing and platemaking device.

· May have direct client interaction and must communicate in a professional manner.


Strong Abode experience REQUIRED

Experience with PageFlex or InDesign preferred

Prior experience setting up art files

Mail experience preferred

Excellent computer skills

For fast track consideration please send your resume to Charkin Whitehead at

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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