Join Our Team as a DTG Operator And Be Happy

Hiring DTG Operatoer

Are you passionate about graphics, artwork, and t-shirts? Do you have experience with Direct-to-Garment Printing or DTG? Then we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Northwest Custom Apparel is a family-owned custom apparel printing company serving the community since 1977. We’re seeking a full-time Direct-to-Garment Printer Operator to join our production team. The DTG method is a fast-growing printing method for full-color designs on t-shirts, and we’re proud to use eco-friendly inks for our printing.

As a DTG Printer Operator, you’ll be responsible for producing high-quality t-shirts with full-color designs using eco-friendly inks. We offer on-site training and a supportive work environment for self-motivated people who are passionate about graphics, artwork, and eco-friendly printing. The ideal candidate for this position is someone who values loyalty and long-term commitment and can perform duties with minimal supervision.

kornit printer operator using a Kornit Hexa to print t-shirts. Now Hiring
We use the Kornit DTG Printer. They are manufactured in Israel and used by Amazon

We’re looking for someone excited about joining our close-knit team and becoming part of our family-like atmosphere. At Northwest Custom Apparel, we have solid core values that create a sense of camaraderie amongst our employees. We value loyalty and long-term commitment, and we want our team members to feel a sense of purpose and meaning when they come to work.

If you’re interested in applying for this position, please visit our website at https://www.northwestembroidery.com/apply.html. Applicants can upload their resumes or fill out an application form. Don’t miss this opportunity to join our team and be part of our family-like atmosphere at Northwest Custom Apparel!

Thank you for considering this opportunity, and we look forward to hearing from you soon.

DTG Operator Job Description

Job Duties:

  • Operate the Kornit, the direct-to-garment printer, to produce high-quality prints on t-shirts and sweatshirts
  • Maintain and troubleshoot the printer as needed
  • Understand basic graphic artwork and be familiar with Adobe Photoshop and different types of graphic files
  • Use Windows 10 to drag and drop files and folders
  • Lift and move up to a 40 lb box regularly
  • Stand for 8 hours day-to-day while using your hands to load and offload t-shirts from the printer
  • Count and fold t-shirts, and fill out paperwork for all orders

Requirements:

  • Computer proficiency, including the ability to use Windows and move files and folders
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop and different types of graphic files is a plus.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-moving production-type environment
  • Strong math and counting skills
  • Having a mechanical inclination is a plus
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and exhibit excellent attendance
  • Positive attitude, attention to detail, and the willingness to learn new skills and grow with the company

Benefits:

  • Holiday pay is eligible after 90 days.
  • 1-week vacation after one year
  • Discounted apparel
  • Team-building events and lunches.
  • The commute to Milton is convenient and stress-free
  • Close-knit team with a family-like atmosphere

Pay Scale:

  • The starting pay rate is $16.00 – $17.00 per hour, depending on your qualifications and experience.
  • You will receive a pay raise once you complete the 90-day probationary period.

We’re hiring for a full-time position with on-site training, seeking a self-motivated individual capable of working independently. If you’re passionate about graphics, artwork, and t-shirts, and have the skills we’re looking for, apply to join our team.