Print Shop Assistant

SMPLFD Screen Printing Co is now hiring a print shop assistant.

Fast-paced environment that demands the ability to work & think on your feet as you assist in the day-to-day production schedule. Print shop experience preferred but not required. 


  • Using the weekly production schedule and production software to ensure daily jobs are production-ready for each shop press
  • Working in tandem w/ other Print Shop Assistants, Press Operators, and Production Management
  • Assist press operators to ensure maximum efficiency 
  • On-press quality control
  • Catching garments coming out of the dryers
  • Stacking, sorting, and boxing garments
  • Breakdown down screens to prep for dark room
  • Order fulfillment & shipping
  • Heat pressing
  • Mix & prepare inks
  • Daily and weekly cleaning & tidiness to ensure dark room & press room are optimized & organized.


  • Experience in a print shop or other fast paced environments is a plus, but not required.


  • Maintain an orderly and clean working area
  • Must be reliable and show up on time for work
  • Strong attention to detail and quality
  • Perform within a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to problem solve and think creatively
  • Physical ability to stand for hours at a time
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds

Job Type:

Part-time to full-time potential (20+ hours per week); shop operating hours 8am-6pm Monday-Friday (some weekends may be required).


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    • Subject: “Print Shop Assistant”
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SMPLFD is a Detroit-based clothing company founded in 2007. SMPLFD is both a streetwear brand and a custom clothing production facility. Located in a recently renovated warehouse space in Detroit's Islandview neighborhood, SMPLFD specialize in screen printing, embroidery, and graphic design to produce custom wearables and accessories for their brand and for clientele.