Bindery Cutter/Folder Operator Day Shift

Jarvis Press
Lisa Balty
Dallas, Texas
Bindery Cutter/Folder Operator Day Shift

Job Description:

Set up, adjust, operate, and maintain a variety of auxiliary binding machines containing several cutting heads, control surfaces or other attachments (i.e. cutters, folders; also may include die cutters, inkjet and mailing devices, collators, stitchers, drills, binding/gluing machines) and set up automatic bindery machines containing multiple functions and station capabilities (power paper cutters, power folders; also may include power collators and gatherers, power speed binders) which can be electromechanically combined with other equipment and devices to produce a complete bindery and finishing unit that processes printed sheets into final books, catalogs, manuals, directories, magazines or other completed products. May operate automatic adhesive binding machines (saddle stitchers or perfect binders) that contain numerous interrelated process stations that are fed collated sheets or signatures and perform such functions as vibrating, milling, roughening, gluing, covering, and delivering or stacking completed books, magazines or catalogs. Make needed adjustments to coordinate the multiple work stations on a single machine. Inspect equipment for safety issues and perform periodic maintenance recommended by the manufacturer. Direct any assigned helpers through all aspects of production. Monitor quality, output, and productivity.

Position hours will be day shift Monday-Friday with overtime as required, including weekend hours.

Required Skills:

Thorough knowledge of the set up, operating requirements, procedures, capabilities, and limitations of one or more bindery machines to perform the full range of standard and specialized folding and cutting of printed materials to complete a combined finishing product. Experience on Polar cutter, Itoh cutter, MBO folder, and Stahl folder preferred. General knowledge of the more complex bindery machines (i.e. multiple folding units, either individually or combined; also may include fully automatic binding machines (saddle stitchers or perfect binders), multiple station collators) to perform the full range of standard and specialized folds of printed materials. Ability to read and interpret written work orders or other job specifications containing bindery requirements which indicate the number and sequence of machine operations required to complete the work and to maintain dimensional accuracy in accordance with instructions provided. Knowledge of the quality and machining requirements of various coated and uncoated types of paper stock. Skill in setting up and adjusting machines for finishing operations and to refine such adjustments for the weight, color, machinability, and quality of paper stock being used and to prevent machining impressions on the printed materials. Must be able to calculate distances, clearances, and fits in combining machines. Skill in using the full range of standard and specialized tools and devices to adjust and maintain the functional accuracy and operating conditions of the bindery machines. Skill in routine operational maintenance and minor repairs to equipment. Verbal and written communication skills sufficient to interact with internal customers. Ability to work as part of a team and be flexible in adapting to changing business needs. Able to follow safety procedures and work safely. Able to lift up to 50 lbs, walk, stand, sit, bend, stoop, kneel, reach, twist, grasp, push, and pull up to 12 hours/day.

RRD is an EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer

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