Machine Operator and Setup

Mellady Direct Marketing is a print and digital marketing firm located in Santa Clarita, CA. Our services include printing, mailing, fundraising campaigns, email campaigns, website design, creative services and physical and online marketing campaigns. We work hard to provide the best possible service to our clients. We are honored to say that our continued success comes from the success we have brought to our clients.

Mellady Direct Marketing is seeking an experienced individual to setup and run various types of printing and mailing machines in our mail house. This job entails setting up machines mechanically and with a computer, loading the machines with printed material and running jobs accurately and efficiently. The machines include folders, inserters, inkjet imagers and polybaggers. The ideal candidate for this position would have previous machine set-up/operation experience working in a mail house, be able to multitask, pay meticulous attention to detail and take ownership of doing their job well.

Specific Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Perform mechanical set up and Windows PC Computer set-up on mailing machines
  • Load and unload machines with printed materials while observing to detect malfunctions in production
  • Troubleshoot problems and develop creative solutions with available resources
  • Sort and prepare mail per USPS Postal Regulations
  • Load and offload materials into trucks by forklift or hand
  • Perform preventative maintenance and minor repairs on machines
  • Keep warehouse clean and organized
  • Observe and reinforce all safety standards

Position Requirements:

  • Must have a minimum of three years’ experience in a mail house setting up and running jobs
  • Working knowledge of Electro Mechanical Equipment (inkjet, folding and inserting machines) normally associated with direct mail production companies is required
  • Working knowledge of USPS direct mail regulations is required
  • Must have good mechanical aptitude and be proficient navigating a Windows PC environment
  • Must be able to speak and read English fluently
  • Must good judgment for decision making and have attention to detail
  • Ability to read fine print for long periods of time
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs and push and pull heavy objects
  • Must be able to work overtime

Please email your resume and optional cover letter to

Please no phone calls about this position. Principals only, no recruiters. Applicants must be legally allowed to work in the United States without sponsorship. Mellady Direct Marketing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.