Print Press & Bindery Operator

The Print Press & Bindery Operator is responsible for producing print and digital products according to specifications and quality standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operation of equipment for printing, finishing and shipping within production standards according to quality, rate of speed and waste.
  • Understand and follow instructions and specifications communicated on the job ticket.
  • Complete quality control procedures on each project.
  • Communicate production schedules, project status updates and project specifications with team members.
  • Maintain equipment according to company guidelines.
  • Complete training hazardous communications, forklift operations, lockout/tagout and company safety program. Safety regulations must be abided by at all times.
  • Communicate ideas, concerns and problems to leadership.

Qualifications: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required, but is not meant to be all-inclusive. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Effective communication, both verbally and written

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with cross-media products, print and digital

Mental Requirements:

  • Reading, writing, and calculating
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Reasoning/analysis
  • Work with minimal supervision

Equipment/Tools Used:

Personal computer, phone, calculator, press and bindery equipment

Physical Requirements:
Light work (lift up to 10 lbs): Frequent – Office equipment and supplies, manuals, books, etc.

Medium work (lift 15-25 lbs): Frequent – Boxes and stacks of manuals, books, etc.

Heavy work (lift 25-50 lbs): Occasional – Pallets

Other physical requirements: standing for long periods of time, up to 10 hours