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Bindery Operators - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Posted:
February 14, 2018
Description:

Bindery Operators - RT

Saint Louis, Missouri

We have these roles open for the 1st(6:30-2:30), 2nd(2:30-10:30) and 3rd(10:30-6:30) shifts. Job description below is for a level III, but we have roles open for levels I, II, III and IV

About the Opportunity

The Bindery Operator III has substantial understanding of the job and applies knowledge and skills to complete a wide range of tasks. Organizes, assigns, reviews and coordinates the work and activities of personnel engaged in bindery operations. Will perform advanced Bindery operations including setting up and running slit/nest, merge, matching and gluing operations. Will also perform simple maintenance tasks including the set-up of advanced and complex machines/jobs to the established quality standards. Normally requires little instruction on daily work, general instructions on newly introduced assignments. May be used to oversee production of output of operator and assist with job staffing and planning.

Essential Functions

Organizes, assigns, reviews, and coordinates the work and activities of personnel engaged in bindery operations; such as folding, binding, gathering, and collating

Performs bindery operations such as folding, cutting, binding, stitching, trimming, affixing, and packing

Operates all bindery equipment, including folders, cutters, stitchers, affixers, tabbers, straight knives, and glue attachments

Reviews completed jobs to verify conformance with the job ticket and plant standards for quality and consistency

Set-ups, maintains, and repairs all equipment involved in bindery process

Proofs original job copy to sample to confirm accuracy of job specifications before completion

Maintains records of time, tasks, and number of pieces completed per job

Prepares finished product by placing in boxes, mail trays, and on carts for delivery

Reads, reviews, and interprets instructions on sample board using key information for set ups and operations, including trouble shooting and correction as necessary

Checks and verifies job components against sample board to codes and other key information and indicators

Checks accuracy of paperwork pertaining to job, including counts, tray tags, box labels, samples, and seeds

Understands, completes, and verifies all necessary paperwork for appropriate task/job or as deemed necessary

Adhere to policies and guidelines pertaining to confidentiality, security, safety, and professional conduct

May train bindery employees and assists them in the resolution of problems

Other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills

Knowledge of procedures for performing bindery operations

Ability to communicate job requirements and issues with account management

Ability to properly use and maintain bindery equipment and supplies

Ability to read job tickets and prioritize tasks

Skill in setting up, operating, and adjusting bindery equipment for simple to complex jobs

Ability to train and direct the work of others

Ability to understand, follow, and give detailed oral and written instructions

Ability to operate collator, cutter, folder, stitcher, tabber, paper punch, drill, and other equipment related to bindery operations

Working Conditions:

Work involves frequent standing, bending, and lifting (up to 50 lbs)

Must have good vision and good hand-eye coordination

Regularly required move about the facility

Duties & Responsibilities

Perform advance bindery operations such as slits/nest, merge, matching, and gluing

Perform proper machine start-up and shut down

Maintain and repairs bindery equipment

Ensure that equipment has adequate supplies to complete full production

Ability to read and understand USPS reports, rosters, and tray tag information

Maintain cleanliness and organization of equipment and work area at all times

Maintain, complete, and verify paperwork for each production run documenting: Production run time, Spoilage, Down time, Maintenance sheets, Postal information, Meter readings and other production logs as directed by supervisor

Sort, tray, strap and prepare finished mail pieces in compliance with US Postal regulations

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Requires 2-4 years of related experience

High school or equivalent required

Ability to properly use and maintain bindery equipment and supplies

Ability to properly use and maintain bindery equipment and supplies

Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of procedures for performing bindery operations

Ability to set-up, operate, and adjust bindery equipment for simple to complex jobs

Ability to read and understand USPS reports, rosters and tray tag information

Ability to read, comprehend and follow oral/written instructions

Ability to read job tickets and prioritize tasks

Ability to communicate job requirements and issues with account management

Ability to train and direct the work of others

Ability to understand, follow and give detailed oral and written instruction

Present Salary?

Salary Expectation?

Musts be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

Must have complete address for submitting.