Bindery Operator/Technician

Wolverine Solutions Group Detroit , MI 48222

Posted 2 months ago

Are you ready to flex your muscles as a bindery operator/technician with an industry leader who is proud of their Detroit based roots?

Wolverine Solutions Group is an industry leader in targeted, business critical communications. We specialize in document creation, printing and mailing within a multitude of industries including Automotive, Healthcare, Insurance, Government and Gaming.

We are committed to strong relationships- with our own clients and within our own organization.

Join our team because...

  • Our values begin with our people.

  • Our people drive our business and are committed to excellence.

  • Our business creates opportunities.

  • Our opportunities create the need for more people that thrive on success!

If you are ready to join a team that appreciate their people, if you are ready to support the clients and make things happen, if you are ready to drive your career, it's time to consider joining Wolverine Solutions Group.

Right Opportunity for the right person.....

We're looking for Bindery Operator/Technician who has the passion to ensure we deliver client products in the most efficient and cost effective method!

  • General knowledge of the more complex bindery machines (i.e. fully automatic binding machines (perfect binders), multiple station collators and multiple folding units, either individually or combined) to perform the full range of standard and specialized folds of printed materials.

  • Thorough knowledge of the setup, operating requirements, procedures, capabilities, and limitations of one or more bindery machines to perform the full range of standard and specialized folding, collating and cutting of printed materials to complete a combined finishing product.

  • Ability to read and interpret written work orders or other job specifications containing bindery requirements which indicate the number and sequence of machine operations required to complete the work and to maintain dimensional accuracy in accordance with instructions provided; independently makes decisions on the type of equipment to be used.

  • Knowledge of the quality and machining requirements of various coated and uncoated types of paper stock.

  • Skill in setting up and adjusting machines for finishing operations and to refine such adjustments for the weight, color, machinability, and quality of paper stock being used and to prevent machining impressions on the printed materials.

  • Must be able to calculate distances, clearances, and fits in combining machines. Skill in using the full range of standard and specialized tools and devices to adjust and maintain the functional accuracy and operating conditions of the bindery machines.

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

  • At least one-year experience in operation of bindery equipment.

  • Mechanically inclined to use hand tools to set up a machine and to trouble shoot problems.

  • Be familiar with basic mathematics (i.e. decimals, metric units) to understand dimensional requirements contained in job orders

  • Ability to read, write and follow instructions.

  • Computer literate, able to work with basic Windows computer application (startup, shutdown, point and click, read and understand data presented on screen).

  • Flexible and willing to learn the operation of several pieces of equipment.

  • Good organizational skills.

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Bindery Operator/Technician

Wolverine Solutions Group