R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company
Job Description T\/O Printing, an RR Donnelley company, is searching for an experienced Bindery Operator\u00a0in our printed material bindery department in Westlake Village, CA. Summary of responsibilities: Set up, adjust and operate a variety of auxiliary binding machines containing several cutting heads, control surfaces or other attachments (i.e. operate the cutter, the drill press and multiple small machines in the hand bindery (including but not limited to Shrink Wrap, Coil Binding, and Wire-O binding ) 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.\u00a0 Inspect equipment for safety issues.\u00a0 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.\u00a0 Make needed adjustments to coordinate the multiple work stations on a single machine.\u00a0 Direct crew though all aspects of production.\u00a0 Monitor quality, output and productivity. Perform other duties as assigned. \u00a0RR Donnelley is an EEO\/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer Required Skills Skills and Knowledge needed: Thorough knowledge of the set up, adjustment, procedures, capabilities and limitations of equipment to perform the full range of standard and specialized binding, folding, collating, and cutting of printed materials to complete a finished product.\u00a0 Comprehensive knowledge of machinability of 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).\u00a0 Thorough knowledge of limitations and capabilities of all machines used to accomplish unusual set ups or machine combinations to produce unique or one of a kind printed materials.\u00a0 Familiarity with basic mathematics (i.e. decimals, metric units) to understand dimensional requirements contained in job orders and to make more complicated adjustments.\u00a0 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.\u00a0 Skill in making difficult adjustments to powered machines using hand tools (i.e. wrenches, screwdrivers, punches, knives) as well as more specialized hand tools, usually furnished by the machine manufacturer.\u00a0 Skill in operating complicated bindery equipment such as folders, cutters, collators, stitchers, drills, binding\/gluing machines.\u00a0 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.
R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company
Website : http://www.rrdonnelley.com
RRD (NYSE:RRD) is a global, integrated communications provider enabling organizations to create, manage, deliver and optimize their multichannel marketing and business communications. We serve large, fragmented markets experiencing tremendous changes in the ways in which organizations communicate with their target audiences utilizing both print and digital channels.