• Screen Printing
  • Detroit Lakes, MN, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

benefit package available after 90 days of employment, profit sharing option annually

Under the direction of the Screen Value Stream Supervisor and Screen Value Lead, this position is accountable for building printing screens used to reproduce designs on a screenprint machine. Responsibilities include: cutting & assembling mesh, using hand tools and wing nuts. Clamps frame and silk screen mesh in stretching machine to stretch screen over frame. Glues screen to frame & cuts excess material from frame to prepare screens for coating process.

Night Shift Hours:  Mon-Thurs, 4pm-2am

Essential Job Functions:

  • Cutting & assembling mesh to be stretched on screens
  • Running a pneumatic impact gun over a long period of time
  • Verifying quality of screens and framing- find & fix flaws as needed
  • Follows safety practices. Identifies problems and works to resolve safety issues as they occur in accordance to OSHA standards
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school education desirable, but not required
  • Ability to work and think independently
  • Works extremely well under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Detail-oriented, ability to react quickly and switch tasks at a moment's notice
  • Must be able to perform hands-on, technical work
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be reliable, technical, responsible and take direction well
  • Must be able to perform repetitive tasks for several hours
  • Ability to be stand for 8-10 hours a day
  • Previous production experience preferred, but not required

Cognitive or Mental Requirements of the Job:

Employee must be able to see and hear, read and write.  Requires adaptability, analyzing, assessing, calculating, decision-making, dependability, judgment, reading, speaking, following direction, handling multiple priorities, reasoning.

Physical Demands of the Job:

Position Requirement/Frequency Never
Lifts      X    
Stand        X
Walk    X    
Sit  X      
Pushes     X  
Pulls     X  
Climbs X         
Balances    X    
Bends    X    
Twists    X    
Crawls  X       
Reaches         X 
Lifting Under 10 lbs        X
Lifting 10-24 lbs      
Lifting 25-50 lbs   X    
Lifting over 50 lbs  X      
Carrying under 10 lbs        X
Carrying 10-24 lbs     X    
Carrying 25-50 lbs      
Carrying over 50 lbs  X       
Reaching Above Shoulder Height      
Reaching At Shoulder Height        X
Reaching Below Shoulder Height        X


Our culture, like your favorite t-shirt, is one-of-a-kind and truly sets us apart, and we are proud of our humble beginnings and non-corporate style. We offer a unique atmosphere that sets us apart from any other manufacturer. We work hard to be the best and we seek only committed individuals that will help move our company forward and embrace our values and culture.

Lakeshirts is one of the largest privately owned screen-printing manufacturers in the United States. We are responsible for decorating and distributing a wide variety of garments for the resort, college and K-12 markets. At our headquarters in Detroit Lakes, MN, we employ over 500 great people, proudly producing 35,000+ garments daily.

It's not just a job, but a lifestyle. Our job descriptions help support and guide you in the role you play to making our company successful. This is why life is better in a t-shirt!

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