Stitcher Operator


Essential Function:

The Bindery Operator is responsible for operating stitching machines, producing high quality printing jobs, to meet customer and company expectations, in a cost-effective manner while meeting strict deadlines.


 Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience operating folding machines in a print environment

Job Duties and General Expectations:

Excellent eye for detail

Highly motivated with a positive attitude and ability to work in a team environment

Ability to multi-task

Ability to follow written and oral instructions Communicate effectively with manufacturing personnel

 Have a minimum knowledge of computers

(knowledge of PSI is a plus)

 Keep accurate and complete daily records for data collection

 Meet company and departmental standards, including: Customer Requirements, Compliance, Safety, Quality, etc.

 Follow Lahlouh ISO Quality Procedures and Work Instructions, and complete forms and checklists as necessary

 Follow Lahlouh policies outlined in the company handbook

 Work overtime and weekends, as business needs dictate

Perform other duties as required

Attend department and company meetings

Assist in training new and temporary employees Position Specific Skills & Competencies:

 Follow team leader instructions for Bindery processes

 Operating knowledge of stitching machines, including troubleshooting

 Ability to set up various book sizes, including 3, 5 and

6 pockets plus cover feeder

Knowledge of Optigraf (quality control system) Perform daily, monthly and quarterly maintenance on folding machines

Keep jobs and production floor clean and organized Ability to sit, stand, and/or walk for prolonged periods of time

 Ability to push/pull loaded pallet jacks and/or rolling carts

 Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds regularly and 75 pounds on occasion

 Communicate any job specifics, issues or other pertinent information regarding jobs to the next shift, if necessary


 High school graduate/GED

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