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Job Summary: Effectively and efficiently perform finishing operations in Bindery using a variety of equipment such as cutters, folders, die press, stitchers, and shrink wrapper.  Also assist with hand operations as needed to meet customer requirements.


Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Perform accurate make-ready and operation of bindery machines based on instructions from the job ticket.  Machines include: cutters, folders, die press, stitcher, and shrink wrapper.


  • When completing make-ready sign off on the quality control sheet and do a double check with a co-worker or manager for approval.


  • Perform maintenance on bindery machines such as lubrication and replacement of parts.


  • Assist co-workers when needed on machines.


  • Obtain forklift certification to operate pallet jacks, both manual and electric, forklift, and Toppy for moving jobs on skids.


  • Keep work area neat and orderly.


  • Understand and comply with all safety rules and procedures.


  • Perform any other duties as assigned.


Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Trade/vocational school preferred, High School diploma/equivalency required
  • 2-4 years previous bindery experience is helpful, but we will train
  • Ability to operate pallet jacks, both manual and electric
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic skills
  • Ability to perform basic computer/data entry skills and learn new technology/equipment
  • Ability to read/communicate effectively & understand job ticket specifications/ instructions
  • Ability to apply problem solving in a team atmosphere as well as individually
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to work overtime as needed to meet customer demands
  • Ability to work under the pressure of deadlines and schedules
  • Requires standing, walking and bending throughout the entire shift
  • Frequent lifting and carrying materials up to 40 pounds; occasionally up to 60 pounds

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