Bindery and Mailing Operator

Omaha, Nebraska, United States Full-time

Looking for a new gig? Well, you’re in luck.

Firespring, one of Nebraska’s fastest-growing companies, is looking for a rock star to join our crew. In corporate speak, we provide creative, print, interactive and strategic solutions for nearly 9,000 brands, businesses and nonprofits all over the world. But nobody gets excited about corporate speak, so here’s the real scoop.

  • We bask in the Silicon Prairie, with offices in Lincoln and Omaha, Nebraska and Council Bluffs, Iowa.
  • Firespring only hires passionate, ambitious people—the type who “bring it” every day, have each other’s back and truly give a shit.
  • With clients in all 50 states and 12 countries across six continents, you could say we get around.
  • Inc. Magazine named us one of 50 honorees nationwide for their inaugural Best Workplaces Award in 2016.
  • We love to give back to the community. In fact, Firespringers receive a paid day off every month to volunteer for a nonprofit of their choice.
  • In 2014, we became the first Certified B Corporation in Nebraska, joining 2,000+ companies leading a global movement to redefine success in business.
  • Our B Corp status cements our core purpose of leveraging our people, products and profit as a force for good.

That's the skinny on who we are. Now we want to tell you about who we’re looking for.

Job Description

We’re looking for an individual that can work at a methodical pace and maintain a strong focus while using deadlines help prioritize day and stick to the tasks at hand. Our ideal candidate is task-driven, detail-oriented, punctual and conscientious and enjoys checking for accuracy. We’re also looking for a true team player who’s willing to go above and beyond to help his or her coworkers out.

Key components of the job will be operating:

  • Bindery and/or mailing functions
  • High speed folders
  • Programmable cutters
  • Gluing equipment
  • Collators 
  • Mailing machine inserters 
  • High speed inkjet printers

A typical day includes: 

  • Setting up and producing finished product utilizing mechanical and electronic equipment available, following mailing regulations and standards. 
  • Making jobs run the most efficiently as possible by utilizing the correct equipment and maintaining highest quality.
  • Loading and unloading equipment regularly, and being on your feet up to an 8 hour shift.
  • Troubleshoot equipment and production problems to ensure proper standards are maintained.
  • Follow maintenance plans and do light repairs when necessary.

So if you have the right stuff, we want to hear from you. While a background in print and understanding of USPS mailing regulations is preferred, we are willing to train the right individual. Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work 40 hours per week and occasional weekends and evenings with some flexibility in your schedule to allow for fast turn-around projects.

Compensation and Benefits

  • CompensationYou don’t need to go to the grocery store to bring home the bacon. We reward candidates who wow us by offering competitive pay.
  • 401(k)Your dad preached about the importance of saving. Now we’re helping you get it done. Firespring provides professional financial advisors who will help you make a plan and guide your investments.
  • FunMillions of people go to work, punch the clock from 8 to 5 and hate every moment of it—that’s not the case here. We have an indoor slide, a game room that includes shuffleboard, a pool table, a foosball table, a ping pong table and more. To put it mildly, we’re serious about having fun.
  • Miscellaneous BenefitsNot all benefits are about the Benjamins, baby. Some of the things you’ll enjoy while working here include unlimited soda, tea, lemonade and beer. And don’t worry about your duds—business-casual is the dress code here. Still looking to make your cubicle-shackled friends jealous of your new gig? Our company-wide social and recreational activities are sure to do just that.

Ready to come aboard?

Please include a cover letter. Resumes without one won't be considered.

While we genuinely appreciate your interest in employment with Firespring, we can only respond to the most qualified candidates.

Firespring is an EEO/AA employer.

We'll be in touch.