Detailed Job Description The Bindery Associate operates assorted equipment to finish printed materials. Although most of the time the tasks are done using power equipment, we also do kitting and other hand assembly types of work. In addition, the Bindery Associate will package jobs in preparation for delivery or pick up, or move the work in a logical manner to the Mail Services area if the pieces are being mailed.
The equipment the Bindery Associate operates includes power cutter, folder with right angle, booklet maker, digital creaser/folder, 3 hole drill, business card slitter, assorted smaller bindery devices (comb and coil binders, padder, single drill, round cornerer, shrink wrapper), and other miscellaneous equipment from time to time.
The Bindery Associate reports to the Production Manager, and takes direction from the Lead Pressman as needed or determined by workflow. The Bindery Associate will provide guidance to student employees assigned to this area.
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Minimum Qualifications HS Diploma/GED 2 - 3 years of experience in a print shop, mail house or other associated type of business
Attention to detail
Ability to remain focused when doing repetitive tasks
Eye for quality
Ability to transition from one task to another; may be asked to do many different types of work within the day; may need to make adjustments to scheduled tasks due to customer needs, equipment issues or other similar situations.
Comfortable working with and around machines
Able to lift and move 50lbs; able to stand for extended periods of time
Tow motor/fork lift certification is a plus
PLEASE NOTE: The individual hired for this position will be required to have a pre-employment Motor Vehicle check, and the Motor Vehicle Report must clear RIT's Safe Driving Policy. (see Page 4)
Professional Area: Employment Category: Fulltime Staff Job Function:Wage Band: 114H
How to Apply In order to be considered for this position, you must apply for it at: http://careers.rit.edu/staff. Click the link for search openings and in the keyword search field, enter the title of the position or the BR number.
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As a member of the RIT community employees receive a well-balanced benefits package that offers a variety of choices and access to additional employment advantages. These benefits, combined with an employees pay, provide a total compensation package that can be tailored to meet your needs. More on RITs Benefits, Health & Wellness program can be found at: https://www.rit.edu/fa/humanresources/content/benefits-health-and-wellness
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