Commercial Printing Employment Opportunities | Cedar Rapids - Iowa City Corridor Open Jobs

Do you want a rewarding career and a job you can feel good about at the end of the day?  Consider applying with Cedar Graphics, one of the nation's premier printing companies.  Cedar Graphics is nationally known for quality products, state-of-the-art technologies and an employee friendly environment where we care about our people.

We are seeking employees who want to be challenged, want to make a difference and make things better. You will be working in a facility that is clean and climate controlled all year around. 

Current Open Positions:


Sales Account Representative

Cutter Operator - 2nd or 3rd Shift  (4, 10 hour days)

Digital Small Machine Operator  - 2nd Shift

Digital Marketing Assistant

Sales Account Representative

Seeking an energetic, outgoing, proactive individual to join our sales team as an account representative to work with customers around them Midwest and the country.

In this position the successful candidate will work with customers and businesses on their printing and marketing needs.  He or she will provide recommendations, quotes and proposals on wide range of products and services based on customer requirements. Customer leads and relationship building at multiple levels of organization will be the primary focus.

Candidate must have a 2 year degree or equivalent work experience.  Some outside sales experience with demonstrated success is preferred. Knowledge of printing / graphics communications is highly desirable.  Excellent customer relations, verbal and written communication, presentation, organization, and follow-up skills required.  Must be able to solve practical problems, think conceptually and deal with ambiguity.  Candidate must have a valid driver’s license, access to vehicle, a good driving record and be able to travel to customer locations. No overnight travel is required.

Cutter Operator - 2nd or 3rd Shift

The qualified candidate will review the job ticket and run the cutter to cut paper to the specified size. Previous cutting or printing experience preferred. Looking for a candidate with a solid work history with good attendance, a positive attitude and willingness to learn.  Must be able to lift 30 lbs on a regular basis and be detailed oriented.


Digital Small Machine Operator - 2nd Shift

Cedar Graphics is seeking individuals who are interested in learning to operate various machines involved with print finishing, which included cutting, folding, and stitching printed materials.

Candidates must have a high school diploma or GED, be mechanically inclined, and have good math skills and troubleshooting skills.  Must be a self-starter, be able to read and comprehend job tickets and have a good work history.  Previous experience in a printing environment a plus.

Willing to be flexible on work hours.



Digital Marketing Assistant

The Digital Marketing Assistant will assist Cedar Graphics and its customers with maintaining / updating marketing materials on websites, web to print storefronts, social media, and assist is making sure quality product leaves facility correctly.


  1. Working with internal and external partners to achieve successful execution of digital marketing plans.
  2. Social networks – updating, responding, content creation / reporting as assigned.
  3. Web Sites – consistent updating and expansion of corporate site as assigned.
  4. Some graphic design with guidance from management.
  5. Organize & update collateral and other assets used for marketing purposes.
  6. Email marketing – Assist in regular newsletters and customer email personalization.
  7. Web Storefront  –   
      • -- Updating / Creation of Print on Demand & fulfillment products across multiple web properties.
      • -- Providing phone support for account creation, package tracking, program management, and escalation.
      • -- Assist with storefront launches and implementation
  8. Assist in the organizing / attendance of promotional events.
  9. Assist with fulfillment and inventory control for storefront customers as needed
  10. Conduct Quality Control checks on outgoing products from storefront.


  1. Understanding of web technologies, including HTML & CSS required. Adobe Creative and Microsoft Office knowledge is required. JS knowledge is helpful.
  2. 2 year degree, four year preferred or equivalent work experience is preferred
  3. Some graphic design experience preferred.
  4. Excellent organizational and prioritization skills. Keep track of multiple projects and progress.
  5. Excellent written and verbal communication, including strong editing, grammar, and proof-reading skills, good listener.
  6. Ability to translate digital and marketing business objectives into deliverables.
  7. Familiarity with various print processes including offset, digital, and wide format.
  8. Adaptability to performing a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
  9. Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.
  10. Ability to lift or move heavy products (40 pounds)
  11. Demonstrated ability to collaborate, in a service-oriented manner with management and peers.



Apply Now:

Qualified applicants, please send solicited resumes by e-mail (preferred) or mail to:

Cedar Graphics, Inc.
Attention: Human Resources Manager
311 Parsons Drive
Hiawatha, IA  52233


Phone:  319.395.6900
Fax:  866.364.2461

Cedar Graphics offers a comprehensive benefit package. Successful completion of pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check required. EOE

Our benefits package includes:

Medical and Dental Insurance, Cafeteria Plan (Section 125) Flex Life Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance, 401(k), Vacation and Holiday Pay.


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