Pre-Press Graphics Artist


K Sidrane is currently seeking a Pre-Press Graphic Artist for our Farmingdale, NY facility. The position will require a strong knowledge of the Adobe Suite of products (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop). You will need to check customer files for completeness and pre-flight documents according to printing standards and make necessary adjustments to all types of files to prepare them for print and digital reproduction. Must be able to identify and communicate if there are missing files/layers to what the customer has supplied to the proper channels. The position will require you to work with customers while preparing their files for press to ensure they are satisfactory. Then you must work with various programs to ensure files are press ready and electronically transfer files to the digital HP presses. Will need to communicate with press operators and customer service when required.

K Sidrane offers a unique opportunity to grow with an established company with over 70 years’ experience within a growing industry. K Sidrane is constantly investing in their employees and in their equipment to better serve their customers and stay ahead of the curve. As an employee your opinion is valued. You will not feel like a number within the company but as an important piece to puzzle. K Sidrane offers excellent benefits, competitive compensation and path for career growth. Compensation based on years’ experience.

Skills Needed to Succeed:

  • Strong knowledge and experience working in Adobe Illustrator, InDesgin, Photoshop, and FTP applications
  • Esko experience is preferred
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
  • Working knowledge of basic print specifications including margins, bleeds, etc. is preferred
  • Must be a self-starter who is dependable
  • Ability to work overtime is preferred
  • Prepress production experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of color separation
  • Must be organized and be able to meet project deadlines

To apply, please send your resume to:

About K Sidrane Inc.

At K. Sidrane, we know print. With more than 70 years of experience under our belts, we not only have in-depth insight into how the industry works, but understand it’s history. We also work to keep up with the technology leading the way into the future. Our expertise is creating custom packaging solutions for hundreds of clients over dozens of industries across North America. As a third-generation family run business, when you work with K. Sidrane you can expect the attention and intimacy offered by a small company, with all of the professionalism and expediency of a national corporation. Our team consists of over 70 employees, each working diligently to make sure your brand’s message is conveyed with the utmost care. As a group we are always learning and growing to better our business for our customers’ benefit. We have a thirst for innovation that is fueled by regular investments in new technology. You’ll frequently find our press operators in the plant testing new materials, equipment and processes.

At K. Sidrane you will find specialty applications and embellishments unavailable at other print shops.