Production Associate I in Chesapeake, VA at Lifetouch National School Studios Inc.

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

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Job Description

Provides nonexempt, entry-level administrative support to the production processes function.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities


  • Receiving and opening customer orders; keying and scanning customer information into systems
  • Verifying customer images by match accompanying paperwork and correcting discrepancies
  • Enhances images by retouching, editing, color correction using various internal and external software applications while using appropriate judgment and decision-making to meet quality and productivity standards


  • Enhancing and producing products using various printing methods and equipment
  • Inspecting final product for quality defects and accuracy; completing assembly by boxing and adding accessories
  • Expediting packages to maintain shipping service times via hand pack or operating a packing machine
  • Completing final shipment preparation using various vendors and methods
  • Uses basic judgment, decision-making, problem identification, problem solving and standard work to meet individual and team quality and productivity standards within the production environment
  • Uses safe work habits including proper lifting, bending, pushing, pulling, squatting, twisting, and driving techniques while adhering to all safety rules and guidelines

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform other projects or miscellaneous duties as requested or assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED


  • For Digital Retouchers:  Photoshop experience or STRONG computer experience required
  • For BRT (Background Replacement):  STRONG computer experience required
  • For Packing/Other Production Positions:  Basic experience with machine operation

Other (knowledge, skills, and abilities):

Qualifications may vary by department to include:

  • Basic computer skills to include keyboarding (may need to be at rate of 8,000 kph)
  • Effective communication skills
  • Basic problem solving skills and willingness to share ideas for improving the work
  • Ability to use image enhancement software
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds following ergonomic standards with or without accommodation (if applicable for the position)
  • Ability to work at the appropriate pace in the production team
  • Ability to adapt to various situations, tasks and people
  • Ability to adapt to continuous change with motivation and willingness to learn

Knowledge of continuous improvement techniques and/or knowledge of the production environments helpful