Job Details

Job Title: Bindery Combo Operator
Job Code: 103
Company Name: The F. P. Horak Co.
Contact Person:
Contact Phone: (989) 892-6505
Contact Fax: 989-460-0256
Contact Email: hr@fphorak.com
Job Location: Bay City, Michigan
Job Type Full Time
Salary: - 18.80
JobDescription: Division: Corporate
Department: Bindery/Finishing
Shift: Days
Reports To: Bindery/Finishing Manager
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Effective Date: March 2018

Performs responsible manual and machine operator tasks in the set-up, maintenance and operation of cutters, collators, folders and stitchers.

• Reviews and interprets instructions; orders materials; completes production records (time sheets, job jackets, etc.).
• Performs process related trouble-shooting and correction; monitors production.
• Performs routine preventative maintenance.
• Performs cutting operations – cuts stock on guillotine; does finish cutting on guillotine; performs calculations; removes or replaces knives on cutters/trimmers; programs multiple cuts on automated cutters.
• Performs folder operations – sets up and adjusts feeder; sets up and adjusts folder; sets up and adjusts delivery; operates folder; sets up folder for special processes (perforating, scoring, slitting/trimming, gluing, softening, etc.)
• Performs collating operations – hand gathers singles sheets and signatures; operates sheet collators and signature collators; sets up collator(s); decides on methods to assemble jobs; loads and maintains supply of sheets’ signatures.
• Performs stitching operations – sets up hand or power stitchers with or without trimmer, sets up cover feeder, sets up gauges and mechanisms to detect doubles; operates saddle stitcher; operates side stitcher; makes decisions on stitching methods; changes knife on trimmers; does minor stitcher head maintenance.
• Performs other binding operations; punches; plastic binder.
• Assists in clean up and keeping immediate work area neat and orderly.
• Performs other tasks as requested.

• Thorough understand of bindery equipment operation.
• Ability to apply written instructions to machine set-up.
• Strong analytical skills/problem solver.
• Requires good math skills.
• Reliability through attendance, punctuality and attention to work station.
• Demonstrates positive safe behavior.
• High school diploma or GED.
• Consistent attendance at the work place is required.
• Bindery experience helpful.
Job Posted On: March 20, 2018
Last Updated: March 20, 2018

Printing Association of Florida
5770 Hoffner Avenue Suite 103
Orlando, Florida 32822
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