RR Donnelley Bindery Operator 1 in West Caldwell, New Jersey

Bindery Operator 1

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Job Description

Shift: 2

Days/Hours: Monday - Friday 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Must be flexible to work overtime when needed

Job Description

Seeking an Experienced Bindery Operator that can fully set up, adjust and operator designated piece of bindery equipment (Horizon Book Binder BQ-460, BQ-470, SB06 Book Binder, Duplo System 5000 Dynamic Booklet Maker, Horizon saddle stitcher SPF-30 or MBO Folder).


  • Set up, adjust and operate designated bindery equipment.

    Maintain a safe, clean work area at all times.

    Perform duties safely and maintain a high level of safety awareness.
  • Read and interpret written job tickets or other job specifications containing bindery requirements.

  • Ensures that production goals are met.

    Function as a team member of entire production operation.

  • Troubleshoots problems to maintain quality standards and to keep equipment in running condition - request maintenance as required.

  • Examines product frequently to ensure that it meets customer quality specifications.

  • Inspects hourly run samples and notifies Supervision in the event quality standards are not being met.

  • Cleans and maintains assigned machine to ensure its optimum operation.

  • May run other equipment or tasks as assigned by the Supervisor.

  • Adheres to and promotes all safety policies and procedures including, but not limited to the proper handling of hazardous waste, lock out - tag out rules and hearing and eye protection policies.

  • Performs other related duties and participates in special projects as assigned.

  • It is the responsibility of all employees to follow the requirements of their documented process as defined in the SOP Quality Manual.

Required Skills

Required Skills

  • Previous experience in the operation of at least one piece of bindery equipment is required, two preferred.

  • Must be able to work in a team environment.

  • Ability to lift and push up to 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to maintain good attendance.

  • Must be willing to work weekend overtime as needed.

  • Must be able to flex schedule to meet the needs of production, including working a different shift if needed.

Required Experience

Experience as a Bindery Operator is required.

Job Location

West Caldwell, New Jersey, United States

Position Type


Employee Referral Bonus eligible