Bindery Operator 1

RR Donnelley Aurora, CO

About the Job

Bindery Operator 1 Tracking Code 34562 Job Description At Frederic printing we are leaders, innovators, craftsmen, and most importantly, communicators. We make the impossible possible—if you can dream it we can make it. With RR Donnelley being the world’s largest communication company backing us, we give you tools to broadcast your voice. We have been helping people around the world communicate through various multi-channel platforms since 1878. We’re looking for motivated self-challenging individuals with a passion for being part of a continually evolving industry that’s fast-paced, team-oriented, and fun. We encourage our employees to grow with us and become part of our legacy—that’s why your success is ours! When you join Frederic Printing, you’re joining a diverse team of over 150 passionate professionals. You’ll also be building worldwide connections with RR Donnelley’s expansive network that is redefining the communications industry. If you have a passion for learning, are fearless, love to get your hands dirty, think bigger than everyone else, and have high energy—no company beats Frederic Printing or RR Donnelley. As a company, we believe in bringing people onto our team that are better than us. Plus we work hard to launch you into the direction you want to go. Now is your chance to join the talented team that connects with others in unparalleled and creative ways in a growing market around the world. Set up, adjust and operate a variety of auxiliary binding machines containing several cutting heads, control surfaces or other attachments (i.e. inkjet and mailing devices, case making & decorating equipment, folders, cutters, collators, stitchers, drills, binding/gluing machines and/or set up automatic bindery machines containing multiple functions and station capabilities (power paper cutters, power collators and gatherers, power folders, power speed binder) 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. Inspect equipment for safety issues. May operate automatic adhesive binding machines (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. Direct crew though all aspects of production. Monitor quality, output and productivity. Required Skills Working knowledge of the set up, adjustment, procedures, capabilities and limitations of equipment to perform the full range of standard and specialized folding, collating, and cutting of printed materials to complete a finished product. Familiarity with different paper weights, sizes, kinds and colors so as to be able to identify paper conditions (i.e. excessive moisture or curling that frequently requires additional machine adjustment). Familiarity with basic mathematics (i.e. decimals, metric units) to understand dimensional requirements contained in job orders and to make more complicated adjustments. Ability to use 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 making adjustments to powered machines using handtools (i.e. wrenches, screwdrivers, punches, knives) as well as more specialized hand tools, usually furnished by the machine manufacturer. Knowledge of operating procedures for bindery equipment such as folders, cutters, collators, stitchers, drills, binding/gluing machines. Ability to read and interpret written work which indicates the number and sequence of machine operations required to complete the work and maintain dimensional accuracy in accordance with instructions provided. Job Location Aurora, Colorado, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular Employee Referral Bonus eligible No