2nd Shift - Bindery Operator

Data Recognition Corporation
Maple Grove, MN
Start date
Feb 10, 2024
Closing date
Mar 11, 2024

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Employment Status
Full Time

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2nd Shift -  Bindery Operator



This position is responsible for the accurate and efficient operation of a variety of bindery equipment. This equipment includes but is not limited to sheet folders, sheet collators/folders/stitchers, shrink wrappers, counters, guillotine cutters, tabbers, forklifts, inkjet, scales, printers, scanners and miscellaneous hand tools and equipment.

Essential Position Responsibilities:

  • Set up and operate a variety of printing related finishing equipment, producing quality scannable documents, meet customer specifications and scanning requirements based on a thorough knowledge of OMR, OCR and Image scanning and production standards.
  • Read and understand job ticket specifications and challenge conflicting or incomplete information.
  • Achieve daily production goals with the highest standard of quality. Work with internal and external clients on project and quality issues as needed. 
  • Prepare and route finished materials for shipment by packaging, skidding properly and preparing shipper paperwork. 
  • Accurately complete processing paperwork.
  • Understanding basic ISO and Job Ticket requirements as it relates to each job and meets the expectations and requirements of ISO procedures and job tickets
  • Troubleshoot equipment problems effectively with minimal waste of time and materials.
  • Perform regular examinations, adjustments, repairs, and maintenance of finishing equipment; monitor parts inventory; inform supervisor of inventory re-order point.
  • Complete special projects as assigned.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience running a variety of finishing machines and equipment
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Experience in operating and maintaining bindery equipment, troubleshooting
  • Computer competency

    Essential Job Requirements:

  • Report to work promptly when scheduled
  • Be able to work under supervision  and accept feedback 
  • Relate effectively  and work respectfully  with diverse work groups
  • Ability to consistently  perform well during times of increased work load
  • Meet deadlines
  • Manage multiple job functions simultaneously


    Physical Requirements: This job requires frequent stooping, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, lifting, and grasping, the ability to hear clearly at conversation levels, the ability to lift objects of pounds or more routinely and have clear close, peripheral and distance vision. The essential duties must be performed satisfactorily in order for an individual to successfully fulfill the requirements of this position. This position will be occasionally exposed to some hazardous material and conditions. In addition, there will also be exposure to extreme temperatures and intense noise.





    Founded in 1978, Data Recognition Corporation (DRC) is a privately-held company headquartered here in the Twin Cities, with offices in Maple Grove, Woodbury, Brooklyn Park, and eight other locations nationwide.  DRC’s three divisions – Education, Survey Services and Document Services – provide high quality programs and services to state departments of education, medium-to large sized global businesses, and the United States Government.  DRC delivers full-service educational testing and assessment programs; large-scale survey research and data-collection programs; and comprehensive digital and mailing document solutions.  DRC continues to achieve extraordinary growth and provides superior career opportunities for talented professionals.


    *Health Insurance
    Medical and Dental
    *Term Life Insurance/AD&D
    *401(k) Plan
    *Profit Sharing
    *Personal Time Off
    *Short Term Disability
    *Long Term Disability
    *Tuition Reimbursement
    *Educational Grants for Children of DRC Employees *Community Service Leave *Discount Programs

    Locations: Maple Grove Headquarters/494 & Bass Lk Rd, Brooklyn Park/7303 Boone Ave N and the Brooklyn Park Distribution Ctr./8900 Wyoming Ave N.  If interested in applying,  please visit the Careers page on our website at www.datarecognitioncorp.com.


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