Collating Machine Operator
Pay Range with Shift Pay: $21.00 - $23.00 per hour
2 Openings Available on 3rd Shift (8 Hour Shifts)
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
Relocation is not available for this position.
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The label industry is one of the fastest growing segments of
printing in the world. The RRD Angola Labels Facility manufactures
custom pressure sensitive labels, linerless labels, specialty forms
and imaged product for many nationally recognized brands. We are
committed to providing a quality product with superior customer
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Sets up and operates collating and/or labeling/patching machines
to produce value added enhancements to in-process work. Review
specifications and set up equipment that perform forms collating
from web rolls, label affixing, or window patching to printed or
in-process materials specific to the customer's requirements.
Equipment operated may perform functions related to assembling and
perforating signatures, stapling, gluing, folding, or cutting
sheets of paper, forms, or signatures in specified sequence to form
completed sets or die cut and apply labels or films to paper
substrates. Perform safety inspections, document problems, and
track production during operation.
General knowledge of the collating/label application machines to
perform the full range of standard and specialized folds, gluing,
perforating and cutting of printed materials. Thorough knowledge of
the set up, operating requirements, procedures, capabilities and
limitations of the collating machine 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 collating requirements which indicate the number and
sequence of webs required to complete the work and to maintain
dimensional accuracy in accordance with instructions provided.
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 collating
Physical Demands: Job requires ability to exert 20 to 50 pounds
of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently,
and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly
to move objects. Hearing protection and safety toed shoes required
Attendance: Punctual, regular attendance is an essential job
function of employment with RR Donnelley. Overtime, including
weekend work, is considered a condition of employment. Flexibility
to work any shift is required.
RR Donnelley is an EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled
Reasoning. Apply common sense understanding to carry out
detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Deal with
problems involving a few concrete variables in or from standardized
Mathematics. Able to read, copy and record figures. May involve
simple addition and subtraction.
Language. Reading: Able to follow simple work instructions.
Recognize meanings of two or three syllable words. Able to compare
similarities and differences between words and between series of
numbers. Able to speak simple sentences, using normal word order,
and present and past tenses. Ability to operate a computer at a
basic to intermediate level.
Ability to operate a computer at a basic to intermediate
Able to work independently and/or as part of a team.
Specific Vocational Prep: Over 6 months, up to 1 year.
6-24 months previous experience in an industrial manufacturing
environment or work in a printing environment.
Experience in the set-up, operation and preventive maintenance
of machinery preferred.