Prepress Production Artist

Grand Prairie, TX

Location: Grand Prairie, TX 

Job Description: Responsible for prepress procedures, quality checks, and processing customer files into print production-ready files, proofs, and plates, to be printed Digital or Flexo.


  • Works closely with customer service & sales staff, manufacturing & scheduling, to ensure customer requirements are met.
  • Coordinate the daily prepress schedule with customer service and production scheduling to consistently meet customer dates.
  • Proficient in current software applications as required to build label print-ready files for Flexographic and digital printing.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of current software, hardware, and upgrades.
  • Preflight incoming files and perform quality inspection of art.
  • Prepare proofs for customer review.
  • All trapping, step & repeat, final separated plate ready file creation.
  • Prepares files for digital front end for HP, and plates to be made.
  • Organize, monitor, archive, and maintain files on the server and backup safekeeping.
  • Interfaces with staff regarding art and design elements, print reproduction, color, and technical aspects of a job.

Requirements – Possess core skills consisting of:

  • Highly proficient on MAC operating system, Illustrator
  • Knowledge of flexographic printing and/or digital printing process
  • Ability to coordinate work, deal effectively, and communicate with managers and staff.
  • Strong attention to detail, Multi-task oriented
  • Represents the company in a professional manner at all times.
  • Adheres to all company policies & procedures along with safety & compliance requirements and housekeeping standards.
  • Hours – 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday) (O.T. as scheduled)

MPI offers a competitive wage, health insurance, 401k, paid holidays & vacation.

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