Artisan Colour Inc.

More than printing. We’re Artisan.


$12.15 – 15.00 Per Hour

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Disability, Paid Time Off, and Employee Discount


Monday – Friday, 8 hour shift, day shift, overtime as needed which may include weekend work

Education & Experience

Education: high school diploma or equivalent, basic math skills, able to read a tape measure/ruler, organizational skills, understanding of spreadsheets, ability to use basic cutting tools, Forklift Certification a plus, ability to lift 50 plus pounds.

Job Summary

Employee will build custom corrugated boxes for fine art and display graphics. Using basic math, employee will package the finished product and add reinforcements to safely ship via ground transportation such as FedEx and UPS. Artwork may be heavy and bulky, so it must be handled with care. All work areas must be organized and cleaned throughout the day, and as shift ends.

Employee may be asked to assist in other departments: collating, printing, router operation and Pick & Pack as workflow permits. Employee must pass a Forklift Certification class provided by AC.

Employee will be taught to do simple framing and canvas stretching using pneumatic staplers.

This is NOT a design position.

General Accountabilities

Create custom cardboard shipping boxes for fine art and signage using basic math skills, collate prints according to spread sheets, light assembly, work as a integral part of a team, keep work area clean, lift 50 or more pounds and stand on feet all day, must be dependable and able to work overtime as needed

Packaging Associates are responsible for custom packaging creation, loading items into containers, and weighing and labeling the items appropriately. They also perform final checks for defective items, ensure all working items make it to the loading area or inventory, and keep detailed records of materials and shipments.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Pack, weigh, and label completed items for shipment or storage.
  • Follow all company guidelines regarding packaging.
  • Keep complete records of all materials that go through the warehouse.
  • Maintain a clean work area.

Job Qualifications

  • Priority for this position is learning complete operation of all packaging and shipping requirements for expediting all projects by FedEx, UPS, freight or Artisan Colour truck
  • This position assists Display Graphics team with all packaging and shipping for Artisan Colour
  • This position learns all finishing workflow, equipment and procedures to help finish all Artisan Colour projects
  • Master all packaging of our different products insuring each project arrives undamaged and is accurately shipped to its final destination
  • Complete use of our MIS system for daily timekeeping and accurate charging of materials
  • This position would work closely with the Packaging team leader to establish daily priorities and production requirements for insuring on time deliveries of all projects
  • Responsible for direct communication with our internal account managers to provide timely information. This includes informing internal customers of any shipping delays or issues, also pro-active communication of timely information pertinent to servicing our clients
  • Other duties as requested by the Packaging Team leader
  • This position requires strong communication skills with internal team members, internal and external clients
  • Must have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple projects with tight deadlines