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Print Production Supervisor @ Jelly Belly Candy Company (fairfield / vacaville)

We are an in-house creative team located within the corporate offices of Jelly Belly Candy Company. The key responsibilities for our new Print Production Supervisor are the development, execution and tracking of graphic design concepts, primarily for packaging (both domestic and international). Working in collaboration with various team members, we also design brochures, catalogs, signage, web design, retail, car wraps, and exhibit graphics.

The successful candidate will have expertise in the following common (and not-so-common) treatments and processes: embossing, spot colors, spot varnishes, soft touch, 4 color process, die lines, decals, die cuts, color separations, foil treatments, lenticular printing, rigid boxes, substrates - corrugate, film, shrink sleeves/bands, and large format printing.

It's a fun, fast-paced atmosphere that requires focus, patience and the ability to play well with others.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Expertise in prepping final art (prepress) for packaging -- primarily flexography, rotogravure, and lithography.

Possess solid working knowledge of key programs, including but not limited to: Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Collaborate with team designers and directors to accomplish the best printing approach and solutions. This includes evaluation of final layouts, illustrations, photographs, and text, to facilitate print production of final product.

Prepare digital files in the proper format for pre-press output.

Review all final art digital files before release to print.

Assign final art to production artists and be available for collaboration, evaluation and assistance.

Review final art with manager prior to releasing to print vendors.

Coordinate delivery of final art via digital files to vendors or internal clients by creating data CDs, data DVDs, or properly prepared digital transmission, including FTP transfers, uploads to Hightail.

Mark up and assemble final layouts to prepare comprehensive proofs for printer and/or mockups for internal review.

Attend press checks to assure intended quality results (some travel necessary).

Maintain current with print trends and new technologies.

Exhibit excellent collaboration and team building skills; supervisory experience strongly preferred.

Education and/or Experience :
Bachelor's degree (B. A. or B.F.A) from four-year college or university; or three (3) to five (5) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


To apply online, please visit:

If you prefer to mail your resume, please submit it, along with your salary history and salary requirements to:

Jelly Belly Candy Company
ATTN: Human Resources
1 Jelly Belly Lane
Fairfield, CA 94533

Due to the overwhelming response, please, no phone calls or e-mail inquiries about the status of your application. We appreciate your interest, and we will contact you if we require more information.

We offer a wide range of benefits, including health benefits and profit-sharing.

We are an equal-opportunity employer. Employment is dependent upon successful completion of pre-placement background inquiry and physical exam that includes a screen for the detection of drugs.
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