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Our People Make the Difference!

Are you mechanically inclined?

Do you like to work with your hands and learn new things?

If you answered yes to these questions, we want to talk to you!

Our Bindery Operator role may be for you and we will train the right person!

American Printing is an award winning, full-service printing and communication company that has earned a solid reputation over 65 years of service. As technology has changed so has our products and services, reaching well beyond paper and ink. We pride ourselves in being a close knit team with great people – at American Printing Company our people really do make the difference!

 

The Details….
Our Bindery Operators perform finishing operations in our Bindery using a variety of equipment such as cutters, stitchers, a die press, folders, etc. They also assist with hand work operations as needed to meet customer requirements.

Perform accurate set-up and operation of bindery machines based on instructions from the job ticket. Machines include: stitcher, die press, cutter, folder, etc.
Make pre-run inspection and check with a co-worker or manager for approval.
Perform maintenance on bindery machines such as lubrication, and replacement of worn parts.
Operate other machines or assist co-workers when needed.
Using a lift truck, move pallets with blank or printed stock from one location to another.
Keep work area neat and orderly.
Understand and comply with all safety rules and procedures.
Perform any other duties as assigned.
Qualifications & Requirements

2 years previous bindery experience preferred, but we will train the right person!
High school diploma/GED equivalency. Trade/vocational school preferred.
Ability to meet physical/technical requirements.
Ability to perform basic arithmetic skills.
Ability to perform basic computer (data entry) skills.
Ability to read, communicate, and understand job ticket specifications and instructions.
Ability to apply problem solving in a team atmosphere as well as individually.
Requires standing, walking and bending throughout the entire shift.
Frequent lifting and carrying materials up to 40 pounds; occasional lifting up to 60 pounds.
Ability to push and pull loaded pallet trucks.
Ability to work independently with little supervision as well as in a team setting.
Ability to work overtime as needed to meet customer demands.
Ability to learn new technology and equipment.
Ability to work under the pressure of deadlines and schedules.

To apply for this job email your details to kheim@americanprintingco.com