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Seasonal Production Associate

Lantern Press Seattle, WA

  • Employment Type Temporary

Want to work with great people and great art? Want to be part of creating memorable moments that people want to capture? Want to manage projects that require your attention to detail, creativity, ability to get things done and delight your customers and colleagues?

Here’s your deal.

Lantern Press is a Seattle based company, located in SODO that specializes in creating unique images and evolving artwork that can be designed and customized to highlight the best scenes of our country and printed on various products that people can purchase from some of the finest travel and tourist destinations across the country, as well as from a variety of premium retailers.

It’s all about the image with us, and we are all about the quality of our creations. Speaking of quality, we are growing year over year and are looking for top quality people to join our team and be part of this success story.

Want to talk about art, have soul, but focus on details and deadlines, and work with precision and diligence? Take a look at the job below and apply.


Position Purpose: This role will contribute to the production of various products manufactured at Lantern Press. This seasonal position is expected to go through September but could change based on production demands. We are primarily seeking day shift employees but may have night shift opportunities.

Responsibilities: Helping to position Lantern Press as a leader in quality products, this role will focus on making products at a fast pace within tight quality guidelines. Accountable for maintaining quality, accuracy, and meeting the metric goals set by management. Key relationships include the Production team, Warehouse Manager, Printing, Shipping, and Sales Operations.

The ideal candidate is a fast-paced, organized, hard-working, and detail focused employee.

Essential Job Functions

  • Works efficiently and meets production metrics.
  • Assembles and packages a variety of products alone and in teams.
  • Hand assembly and packaging of a wide variety of products in multiple departments.
  • Uses computers to track production tasks.
  • Uses machines for material preparation and to manufacture products.
  • Responsible for the quality of products produced and monitoring the quality of work done in prior steps.
  • Tracks reasons for scrap and quantities.
  • Makes sure the machines used are meeting the quality standards for the products and reports machine malfunctions.
  • Make suggestions for improvement efforts in area.
  • Responsible for housekeeping in area assigned.
  • Follow all safety rules and procedures.
  • Follow the LP Handbook “Employment Policies” and “Standards of Conduct”.
  • Other duties as assigned. Lantern Press does extensive cross training of employees and they are moved to where they are needed most. Duties may include non-production related tasks.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Basic computer skills required

Experience with t-shirt silk screening or direct-to-garment printing a plus

Experience in light manufacturing a plus

Lean Manufacturing experience a plus

Microsoft Office experience a plus

Basic writing and math skills

Must be able to speak English

Prior Related Experience

Background in printing or art a plus

Education & Training

High School Diploma

Travel Requirements


Time Expected to Reach Full Performance Level in Position

Able to meet production rates within 1 week

Physical Requirements

Warehouse environment, able to work on assembly for long periods of time.

Able to stand for 8 hours.

We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for satisfactory performance in this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of the duties, responsibilities, or requirements of the position.

Check us out at

Lantern Press

At Lantern Press, we strive to bring you the best quality products paired with one-of-a-kind imagery. We are proud to be a full-service art company that offers Printed and Assembled in USA products. We will be happy to work with you to create a custom program unique to your location.
Posted: over a month ago