Bindery Operator Iv - 2nd Shift

4 days agoMaryland Heights, MO

Company Description

Epsilon is the leader in outcome-based marketing. We enable marketing that's built on proof, not promises. Through Epsilon PeopleCloud, the marketing platform for personalizing consumer journeys with performance transparency, Epsilon helps marketers anticipate, activate and prove measurable business outcomes. Powered by CORE ID®, the most accurate and stable identity management platform representing 200+ million people, Epsilon's award-winning data and technology is rooted in privacy by design and underpinned by powerful AI. With more than 50 years of experience in personalization and performance working with the world's top brands, agencies and publishers, Epsilon is a trusted partner leading CRM, digital media, loyalty and email programs. Positioned at the core of Publicis Groupe, Epsilon is a global company with over 8,000 employees in over 40 offices around the world. For more information, visit epsilon.com. Follow us on Twitter at @EpsilonMktg.

Job Description

About the Opportunity

As a skilled specialist, the Bindery Operator IV completes tasks in resourceful and effective ways, and works on assignments requiring considerable judgement and initiative. Understands implications of work and makes recommendations for solutions. Will perform advanced Bindery operations including setting up and running slit/nest, merge, matching and gluing operations. They will also perform maintenance tasks including the set-up of advanced and complex machines/jobs to the established quality standards. Determines methods and procedures on new assignments. May be informal team leader, overseeing production of output of operator and assisting with job staffing and planning.

Essential Functions

  • Organize, assign, review and coordinate the work and activities of personnel engaged in bindery operations, i.e., folding, binding, gathering, and collating
  • Perform bindery operations such as folding, cutting, binding, stitching, trimming, affixing, and packing
  • Operate all bindery equipment, including folders, cutters, stitchers, affixers, tabbers, straight knives, and glue attachments
  • Review completed jobs to verify conformance with the job ticket and plant standards for quality and consistency
  • Perform set-ups and maintain and repair all equipment involved in bindery process
  • Proof original job copy to sample to confirm accuracy of job specifications before completion
  • Maintain records of time, tasks, and number of pieces completed per job
  • Prepare finished product by placing in boxes, mail trays, and on carts for delivery
  • Read, review and interpret instructions on sample board using key information for set ups and operations, including trouble shooting and correction as necessary
  • Check and verify job components against sample board to codes and other key information and indicators
  • Check accuracy of paperwork pertaining to job, including counts, tray tags, box labels, samples, and seeds
  • Understand, complete, and verify all necessary paperwork for appropriate task/job as deemed necessary
  • Adhere to policies and guidelines pertaining to confidentiality, security, safety, and professional conduct
  • Train bindery employees and assists them in the resolution of problems
  • Regularly required to move about the facility
Knowledge & Skills
  • Knowledge of procedures for performing bindery operations
  • Ability to communicate job requirements and issues with account management
  • Ability to properly use and maintain bindery equipment and supplies
  • Ability to read job tickets and prioritize tasks
  • Skill in setting up, operating, and adjusting bindery equipment for simple to complex jobs
  • Ability to train and direct the work of others
  • Ability to understand, follow, and give detailed oral and written instructions
  • Ability to operate collator, cutter, folder, stitcher, tabber, paper punch, drill, and other equipment related to bindery operations
  • Working Conditions: frequent standing, bending and lifting (up to 50 lbs.), attention to detail and hand-eye coordination.
Duties & Responsibilities
  • Perform advance bindery operations such as slits/nest, merge, matching, and gluing
  • Perform proper machine start-up and shut down
  • Maintain and repairs bindery equipment
  • Ensure that equipment has adequate supplies to complete full production
  • Ability to read and understand USPS reports, rosters, and tray tag information
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of equipment and work area at all times
  • Maintain, complete, and verify paperwork for each production run documenting: production run time, spoilage, down time, maintenance sheets, Postal information, meter readings and other production logs as directed by supervisor
  • Sort, tray, strap and prepare finished mail pieces in compliance with US Postal regulations
  • Properly use and maintain bindery equipment and supplies
  • Other duties as assigned
Technical Requirements
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge of procedures for performing bindery operations
  • Ability to set-up, operate, and adjust bindery equipment for simple to complex jobs
  • Ability to read and understand USPS reports, rosters and tray tag information
  • Ability to read, comprehend and follow oral/written instructions
  • Ability to read job tickets and prioritize tasks
  • Ability to communicate job requirements and issues with account management
  • Ability to train and direct the work of others
  • Ability to understand, follow and give detailed oral and written instruction
  • Requires minimum of 5 years of related experience
  • High school or equivalent required

Additional Information

Great People, Deserve Great Benefits
We know that we have some of the brightest and most talented associates in the world, and we believe in rewarding them accordingly. If you work here, expect competitive pay, comprehensive health coverage, and endless opportunities to advance your career.

Epsilon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Epsilon's policy is not to discriminate against any applicant or employee based on actual or perceived race, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy), marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, religion, creed, color, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Epsilon also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

Epsilon will provide accommodations to applicants needing accommodations to complete the application process.



Job ID: Epsilon-3017_REF18933G