RR Donnelley Digital Print Operator in Houston, Texas

Digital Print Operator

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Job Description

Operate inkjet, laser, xerographic or offset duplicating printers. RIP files or review job instructions to prepare jobs for printing. Maintain daily print job production logs and daily delivery manifests. Setup, program and release jobs from print queue. May adjust image position, perforations and folds on paper. Monitor quality of job output for correctness and image quality. Order supplies such as ink, chemical solutions, blankets and rollers, paper, tabs and other items as needed. Maintain inventory levels.

Requires familiarity with routine operating procedures of equipment which can be set up and operated following a few step by step instructions and the skill to operate the equipment. Requires skill to perform minor clerical tasks incidental to the operation of the equipment (e.g., maintain machine operating and maintenance records, write new identification labels for computer tapes, etc.), and skill to perform routine maintenance such as cleaning and lubricating the equipment. Ability to identify if improper machine operation and make basic adjustments.

Required Skills

Extensive knowledge of prepress systems, such as Creative Suite and XMPie, as well as digital press technology. iGen platform experience preferred. Formal iGen/Xerox training and certification a plus. Digital press experience should be both operation and maintenance. Experience working VDP projects, with ability to program and proof. Strong management skills, with previous department management experience preferred.

Required Experience

High School Diploma or Equivalent, 2 year advance degree minimum.

3 years experience working in digital department and running digital equipment.

2 years experience in variable data programming, 2 years experience prepress software (i.e. Adobe Creative Suite).

Job Location

Houston, Texas, United States

Position Type


Employee Referral Bonus eligible