Platemaker

RR Donnelley - Jefferson City, Missouri

7/23/2013 5:21:53 AM
13211



DESCRIPTION

Produces high quality offset plates and follows approved ISO procedures in all functions necessary to produce plates.

Responsibilities:
Makes CTP plates
Punches plates using automatic punchers

Verifies all job information to ensure that correct plates are being used
Verifies that customer supplied proofs match plate output
Inspects plate prior to release
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 Solution Delivery employees to follow the requirements of their documented process as defined in the ISO Quality Manual.

Reads press schedule and job ticket to determine order in which jobs are plated and what type plate is used. Read job ticket and all other furnished specifications in detail and see that they are followed. Questions all discrepancies or oddities in instructions.

Maintains a daily production log. Uses remake request slips and assures proper information is recorded. Keeps and updates personal notebook, especially when involving unusual techniques or situations.

Handle plates with care.

Contacts Prelim/Prepress Operator for resolution on file issues.

Responsible for the overall cleanliness and housekeeping of the work area. Clean processor and inspect plates according to ISO procedure.

Maintains chemical levels and processor controls.

Does everything possible to minimize press down time and maintain maximum productivity.

Keeps supervisor informed of any problems, I.E. supplies, equipment, etc.

Required Skills

* Previous prepress or printing experience preferred.
* Familiarity with the use of processor, computer, punch, line gauge.
* Must be able to work in a team environment.
* Regular attendance is an important part of this job function.
* Bending, lifting, twisting and stooping are requirements with this job duty.





Employee Referral Bonus eligible: No

Jefferson City, Missouri

Jefferson City, MO





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