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Collator Operator 2nd Shift

Company: The Sheridan Group
Location: Chelsea
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:


Collator Operator 2nd Shift

Chelsea MI

Full Time

Purpose of Position
POSITION: Collator/Gather Operator (2 nd
shift 3pm - 11pm)


The major purpose of the Collator/Gatherer Operator is to change-over,
set-up and run machinery that automatically
collates signatures for sewing or binding.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities (*Essential Functions):
These are functions that a qualified incumbent or applicant must
be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodation.

Read, understand and follow instructions as specified on the job
order and the "Standard Operating Procedure" (SOP).
Set-up machine properly including the setting of the pockets and
stacker and be able to change-over, for size and bulk.
Be able to lead and direct crew in the loading of stock into
correct pockets, jogging and stacking book blocks and pulling skids/cages in
and out.
Operate machine in a safe manner.
Understand the characteristics of a "Bindery-Ready Book Block."
Verify the quality of work coming off his/her machine,
inspecting for obvious defects from press and folding.
Consistently produce quantities as targeted with standards.
Clean machine and area properly, perform scheduled maintenance
and repair, when needed.
Adhere to time "guidelines" for change-overs, set-ups and
preventative maintenance.
Assist in the training of new operators and crew and assist with
trouble-shooting, when needed.
Cross train in other areas as needed.
Additional duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:
A minimum of a high school diploma or GED required.
Ability to read a ruler
Good arm, hand, eye coordination
Basic mechanical aptitude
Ability to work well in a team.
Basic verbal and written communication skills.
Must possess ability to work at a rapid pace.
Ability to learn the job and perform work productively and
Reliable; good attendance is expected.
May be required to work mandatory overtime as needed.

Physical Requirements & Environmental Conditions:
Requires regularly standing, walking, carrying, climbing,
lifting, and reaching, as well as manual dexterity.
Exposure to noise; exposure to arm and wrist fatigue; must wear
hearing protection and safety shoes.

CJK Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion,
national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other
characteristic protected by law.

To submit an application
online, please visit our website at or email your
resume to

Keywords: The Sheridan Group, Ann Arbor , Collator Operator 2nd Shift, Other , Chelsea, Michigan

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