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We’re fun, we’re innovative and we’re talented.  Plus we’re growing and continuously looking to add rock stars to our vibrant and energetic team.  On top of an amazingly progressive work environment, we also offer great training, an excellent benefits plan (with lots of coffee), an RRSP matching program, competitive wages and so much more!

Check out our current position openings below and give us a shout if you think you’d be a great addition to our team. We look forward to hearing from you!

Content
Specialist

We’re a bunch of innovators with ambitious growth plans and need a ridiculously talented Content Specialist to help us tell our story and grow our brand.
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JOB DESCRIPTION:

With 2020 thankfully winding down, we’re poised for some big things in 2021 and are looking to grow our rock star marketing team. As our ridiculously talented Content Specialist, you are an energetic self-starter, motivated by well-written, well-executed copy.  Before going any further, ask yourself these questions: 

  1. Did you go to school for Communications or English literature and have a passion for marketing along with a strong love for writing?   
  2. Are you really good at interviewing people, asking sharp questions and writing one heck of a story afterwards?   
  3. Do you foresee yourself managing social media platforms while engaging with clients, prospective clients, industry leaders, and influencers?   
  4. Would you be passionate about spending most of your day typing away, while also assisting with other marketing initiatives that include photography, videography, events, and print material? 

If you answered a very enthusiastic “YES” to all the questions above, then keep reading and review a few important details below: 

JOB DUTIES:

  • Create a minimum of 2-3 blog posts per week 
  • Plan and execute a bi-monthly corporate newsletter 
  • Develop a social media schedule that includes a minimum of 3 engaging posts per week (for Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn) 
  • Coordinate with contractors (photographers/videographers) to create content for our website, social media platforms, and print materials. 
  • Assist with maintaining and updating our website 
  • Support the Marketing team with other initiatives and campaigns as directed by our awesome Content Manager (who you’ll be reporting to)  

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A degree, diploma, or relevant experience in Communications and/or Marketing 
  • Strong writing and editing skills with excellent grammar 
  • Social Media savvy with experience using web analytic tools 
  • Expert level knowledge of Adobe Software (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) 
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Strong photography and/or videography skills

COMPENSATION:

Since you’ve made it this far down our job posting, you should also know that our team enjoys a very supportive, fast paced and results-oriented work environment. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes comprehensive benefits, RRSP matching program and a tremendous platform for career growth. We also love to do good by our community and support many causes and initiatives that you can participate in and feel proud about.

HOW TO APPLY:

If you are that special well-written unicorn that we’re looking for, please send your resume and cover letter to hello@summitlabels.ca.  Within your cover letter, make sure you showcase your writing chops and explain why you think you’re the perfect candidate for this exciting role.

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Quality Control Associate

Do you have a mindset for continuous improvement and a keen eye for detail? Then maybe you’re our next great Quality Control Associate.
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JOB DESCRIPTION:

As a Quality Control Associate, you will assist in the execution of various quality control measures in our label rewind department to ensure any mistakes or imperfections on finished products are identified and corrected.

JOB DUTIES:

– Review finished goods in a timely manner while checking for any mistakes or imperfections.
– Assist in workflow preparations and organization.
– Read and interpret job specs accurately.
– Identify areas or processes that can be improved.
– Perform work with little supervision and in a safe manner.

QUALIFICATIONS:

– Prior label rewind operator experience considered an asset
– Willing to work flexible hours and overtime when needed (appropriate compensation will be given)
– Ability to work in a high-paced environment
– Basic math and computer proficiency
– Fluent in English

COMPENSATION:

Competitive market-based pay commensurate with experience, including an excellent benefits plan.

HOW TO APPLY:

If this unique opportunity is of interest, we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter to hello@summitlabels.ca. At this time, we will only contact candidates who are selected for an interview. Thank you for your interest.

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DIGITAL LABEL DIE CUT OPERATOR

As a Die Cut Operator, you will be operating our state of the art ABG Digicon converting units. You’ll spend every day working with our talented production team to produce world-class labels, at speed, while actively problem solving and multitasking to get the job done right.
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WHO YOU ARE:

You’re an energetic self-starter, who’s motivated to learn, and obsessed with detail. You’ve got an interest in mechanics (AKA a serious passion and an even more serious aptitude), and you love finding creative solutions. You enjoy a fast-paced team-focused work environment and you’re revved up at the idea of helping people make their creative visions a reality. Sounds like you? You might be our next great Die Cut Operator!

WHO WE ARE:

Summit Labels has been leading the custom label printing industry since 2004. We’re a group of innovators providing rocket fuel (in the form of really great labels) to help our clients succeed. Our revolutionary digital print technology has changed the label-game, and we continue to push the boundaries on blending branding with innovation.

We work with clients in several different verticals, including Cosmetics, Nutraceutical, Sports Nutrition, Grocery, Wine, Spirits, and Craft Beer. We’re not just order takers; we’re solution providers. We partner with our clients to take their packaging to the next level with engaging (and often thought-provoking) labels.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:

As a Die Cut Operator, you will be operating our state of the art ABG Digicon converting units. You’ll spend every day working with our talented production team to produce world-class labels, at speed, while actively problem solving and multitasking to get the job done right.

If you’ve got the talent and experience to succeed in this role, we’ve got the team to show you the ropes and set you up for ultimate production success. We invest in our team and provide opportunities to learn and grow.

WHAT YOU'RE GREAT AT:

  • Practiced multitasker with a solid work ethic
  • Fast learner with a contagious positive attitude
  • Understanding that strength is in the team, combined with a personal drive for results
  • Strong math skills and fantastic attention to detail
  • Advanced mechanical aptitude with a keen desire and ability to problem solve

If you’re still interested, we want to talk.

COMPENSATION:

Our team enjoys a very supportive, fast-paced, and fun work environment.  We offer a competitive compensation package that includes comprehensive benefits, RRSP matching program, and a tremendous platform for career growth. We also have fun stuff, like team lunches and events, continental breakfasts, and maybe a bake-off contest or two.

HOW TO APPLY:

If this unique opportunity is of interest, we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter to hello@summitlabels.ca. At this time, we will only contact candidates who are selected for an interview. Thank you for your interest.

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HP INDIGO DIGITAL PRESS OPERATOR

As a Digital Press Operator, you will be operating our state of the art HP Indigo digital label presses. You’ll spend every day working with our talented production team to produce world-class labels, at speed, while actively problem solving and multitasking to get the job done right.
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WHO YOU ARE:

You’re an energetic self-starter, who’s motivated to learn, and obsessed with detail. You’ve got an interest in mechanics (AKA a serious passion and an even more serious aptitude), and you love finding creative solutions. You enjoy a fast-paced team-focused work environment and you’re revved up at the idea of helping people make their creative visions a reality. Sounds like you? You might be our next great HP Digital Press Operator!

WHO WE ARE:

Summit Labels has been leading the custom label printing industry since 2004. We’re a group of innovators providing rocket fuel (in the form of really great labels) to help our clients succeed. Our revolutionary digital print technology has changed the label-game, and we continue to push the boundaries on blending branding with innovation.

We work with clients in several different verticals, including Cosmetics, Nutraceutical, Sports Nutrition, Grocery, Wine, Spirits, and Craft Beer. We’re not just order takers; we’re solution providers. We partner with our clients to take their packaging to the next level with engaging (and often thought-provoking) labels.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:

As a Digital Press Operator, you will be operating our state of the art HP Indigo digital label presses. You’ll spend every day working with our talented production team to produce world-class labels, at speed, while actively problem solving and multitasking to get the job done right.

If you’ve got the talent and experience to succeed in this role, we’ve got the team to show you the ropes and set you up for ultimate production success. We invest in our team and provide opportunities to learn and grow.

WHAT YOU'RE GREAT AT:

  • Practiced multitasker with a solid work ethic
  • Fast learner with a contagious positive attitude
  • Understanding that strength is in the team, combined with a personal drive for results
  • Strong math skills and fantastic attention to detail
  • Advanced mechanical aptitude with a keen desire and ability to problem solve

If you’re still interested, we want to talk.

COMPENSATION:

Our team enjoys a very supportive, fast-paced, and fun work environment. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes comprehensive benefits, RRSP matching program, and a tremendous platform for career growth. We also have fun stuff, like team lunches and events, continental breakfasts, and maybe a bake-off contest or two.

HOW TO APPLY:

If this unique opportunity is of interest, we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter to hello@summitlabels.ca. At this time, we will only contact candidates who are selected for an interview. Thank you for your interest.

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Graphic Arts Technician

We are looking for an outstanding Graphics Arts Technician to join our vibrant and energetic team.
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WHO YOU ARE:

Ability to multitask, organized, reliability, flexibility, excellent oral communication, accurate, effective interpersonal skills, quality focused, Deadline-Oriented, a strong work values and ethics as well as a desire to learn are all key traits we look for in our unique and upbeat work environment.

WHO WE ARE:

We are a progressive, full-service label printing and design company offering superior service and premium quality products to our valued customers. We care deeply about our people, our work and our clients. We promise outstanding service and quality while using the latest technology to help our clients grow their businesses.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • A college diploma in commercial or graphic arts, computer graphics or animated design is required.
  • Creative ability and artistic talent, as demonstrated by a portfolio of work, are required.
  • Full working knowledge of Adobe CC Suite, working knowledge of OSX and its systems, knowledge of Color (CMYK) and ICC Color profiles are required.
  • A deep knowledge of working with and developing Esko Automation Engine Workflows as well as working knowledge of Labeltraxx and JDF/JMF workflows are also required.
  • You should have graphic design or prepress experience along with training in a production environment. You must have a mindset for continuous improvement and a keen eye for details.
  • Pass the minimum requirements for our standardized testing is required.
  • Experience creating output files for Screen Printing, burning printing screens from negatives,
  • Outputting files for CnC machines, printing with HP indigo technology, working knowledge of Java are assets

WHAT YOU'RE GREAT AT:

  • Design and layout pages
  • Set type for printing
  • Arrange for project printing and publication
  • Produce computerized images and drawings
  • Digitize images using peripherals and transform them using retouching systems, graphics palettes or specialized software
  • Perform the layout, page make-up and placement using the conceptual mock-ups provided.
  • Determine artwork requirements by reviewing work orders; studying design, content, and specifications.
  • Develop design concepts by evaluating space requirements, type size and style, spacing, and graphics; reviewing customer’s designs.
  • Prepare finished page layouts by writing, editing, keying, and copying text; creating and
  • importing graphics; converting, scanning, and enhancing documents, illustrations, andphotographs, into digital images; operating proofing systems.
  • Maintain quality results by editing layouts including spelling, grammar, punctuation,
  • reproduction, clarity, and consistency; adhering to prepress standards.
  • Obtain layout approval by submitting completed design and layout; reviewing and implementing changes.
  • Initiate printing production by transmitting files.
  • Maintain press files by filing and retrieving layouts.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.
  • Learn and understand digital print press operations
  • Create output files for burning screens for printing processes
  • Create output files for a CnC machine to create foil and emboss tooling
  • Update and develop Esko Automation Engine workflows and scripts
  • Update and help maintain online workflows and published webpages
  • If you’re still interested, we want to talk.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL CAPABILITIES:

Fast-paced environment, ability to distinguish between colours, tight deadlines, attention to detail, work under pressure.

WORK SITE ENVIRONMENT:

Flexibility, team player, client focus, excellent oral communication, reliability, organized, excellent oral communication, dependability.

BENEFITS:

Life and disability insurance, dental insurance, extended medical insurance, Production incentives, benefits plan with RRSP matching, vision care insurance.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Job Purpose: Produce materials for print reproduction by determining prepress requirements; producing layouts of text, illustrations, and graphics, maintaining quality standards and preflight files. Work closely with customers to ensure their desired outputs are met.Work closely with the in-house team to automate, script, and develop new workflows.Continually learn and develop to help drive continuous improvement throughout the department.

SCHEDULE:

Monday to Friday, from 8h30 am to 3h30 pm. However, flexibility on schedule will be required as there will be days starting earlier and others finishing later but we guarantee 30 hours of work per week. There will be 15 minutes paid and 15 minutes unpaid of lunch break as well as 2 unpaid breaks of 15 minutes each.

Apply by email to: ryan@summitlabels.ca
Apply by mail to: 300-1353 Kebet Way, Port Coquitlam, BC, V3C 6G1

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Shipping
Specialist

You’re an energetic self-starter and skilled communicator who’s motivated to learn, and obsessed with detail.
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WHO YOU ARE

You’re an energetic self-starter and skilled communicator who’s motivated to learn, and obsessed with detail. You enjoy a fast-paced team-focused work environment and you’re revved up at the idea of helping people make their creative visions a reality. Sounds like you? You might be our next great Shipping Specialist!

WHO WE ARE

Summit Labels has been leading the custom label printing industry since 2004. We’re a group of innovators providing rocket fuel (in the form of really great labels) to help our clients succeed. Our revolutionary digital print technology has changed the label-game, and we continue to push the boundaries on blending branding with innovation.

We work with clients in several different verticals, including Cosmetics, Nutraceutical, Sports Nutrition, Grocery, Wine, Spirits, and Craft Beer. We’re not just order takers; we’re solution providers. We partner with our clients to take their packaging to the next level with engaging (and often thought-provoking) labels.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Acting as the link between Summit and courier companies, service providers, and others involved in the shipment and receipt of products.
  • Preparing and receiving shipments of stocks, orders, and deliveries
  • Issuing waybills and scheduling couriers, shipments, and customer pick-ups
  • Ensuring accurate delivery times and locations
  • Unloading/loading deliveries (forklift certification considered an asset)
  • Driving within 15km for local deliveries as needed
  • Assisting in workflow preparations and organization
  • Reading and interpreting shipping specs
  • Ensuring products meet our top quality standards before shipping 

If you’ve got the talent and experience to succeed in this role, we’ve got the team to show you the ropes and set you up for ultimate production success. We invest in our team and provide opportunities to learn and grow.

WHAT YOU'RE GREAT AT

  • Organization and time management 
  • Working independently and in a team, safely with little supervision
  • Basic Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) operation and familiarity with Apple computers
  • Consistently lifting up to 50lbs
  • Fluent in English with excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • A valid BC drivers license
  • Strong math skills
  • Previous shipping/receiving experience is considered an asset

If you’re still interested, we want to talk.

COMPENSATION

Our team enjoys a very supportive, fast-paced, and fun work environment.  We offer a competitive compensation package that includes comprehensive benefits, RRSP matching program, and a tremendous platform for career growth. We also have fun stuff, like team lunches and events, continental breakfasts, and maybe a bake-off contest or two. 

HOW TO APPLY

If this unique opportunity is of interest, we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter to hello@summitlabels.ca. At this time, we will only contact candidates who are selected for an interview. Thank you for your interest.

Apply Now