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Let's create your next chapter

At Lakeside, we encourage our employees to learn and grow. Our committed team, from our skilled crafts people to our support staff functions, contribute to bringing memorable stories to life.

A Message From Our CEO

I'm excited that you're taking the first step in pursuing a career with Lakeside Book Company. We are looking for talented and motivated people who love books as much as we do. We take pride in crafting the highest quality books for the enjoyment of readers all around the world. You’re in the right place to explore the possibilities!

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Dave McCree, CEO

What We Do

What We Do

As the leading printing, binding, and distribution company in the industry, Lakeside Book Company has a legacy of producing quality crafted books for over 150 years. We have 17 manufacturing facilities in the United States and Canada, providing services and solution for publishers of all sizes across the country.


Leveraging our rich history of innovation, today we operate with the mindset of a startup company, continuously pursuing better ways to deliver outstanding service and solutions to our customers.

Compensation & Benefits

Medical and Dental Insurance

401k With Company Match 

Paid Time Off and Employee Recognition Programs 

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Compensation & Benefits 

Our compensation and competitive benefits packages provide options to manage employees' health and financial needs. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability coverage, life insurance and paid time off. Our 401K starts on Day 1 and provides a company match to help prepare for retirement. We have awards and employee recognition programs to reward outstanding performance.

Life At Lakeside
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Life At Lakeside

With so many possibilities available at Lakeside, we encourage employees to develop their skills and empower them to explore new career opportunities. We have countless success stories of long-term employees thriving in their careers for 20 years and longer.

In the communities where we operate, Lakeside Book Company is a good neighbor and partner. Whether it’s volunteering with charitable organizations, giving to local food banks, or donating toys during the holidays,  serving together bonds us as employees and fosters appreciation for our communities. 

Don't Take Our Word For It...

“I like being able to see a good finished product when we're done. Makes me feel a little bit proud. This is pretty much all I've ever known. My grandmother retired from here. My dad retired from here, and I'm following in my dad's footsteps, going through the same process he did to get where I'm at. So it just makes me feel proud.”

Greg Wray, Bindery Manufacturing Supervisor


A persistent focus on our customers and our future


Moving with a sense of immediacy, positivity and a commitment to delivering results


The quality of our work comes from our passion, care, and attention to detail


Producing a greater product comes from the commitment of a team and not the individual

Hiring Process

Hiring at Lakeside Book Company

Applying for a job can feel overwhelming, so we do everything we can to help the process go smoothly. A recruiter will keep you informed at every stage in the process.

The Hiring Process

Step 1
Step 2

A recruiter will review your application and if you're a match for the role, they will contact you to schedule an interview. Depending on the role, there may be interviews with multiple people. If your background is not a match for the role, you will be notified about the status of your application.

Step 3

After all interviews are completed, if you’re selected for a position, a recruiter will send you a written offer and coordinate a background check and drug screen.

Step 4

Your local HR manager will support you with the next steps of the onboarding process.

Beware of Scams 

Communications from a Lakeside recruiter will have an email address ending with or We will never contact you from a blocked or private number or via online chat platforms.

Looking to Make A Difference?

Whether it’s enriching your skills or learning new ones, working at Lakeside is what you make it. Seize this opportunity to make the next great decision in your life. Come start your next chapter.

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