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BD10 - Printing Equipment Operator I

Band 2
MinimumMidpointMaximum
$17,310$24,668$32,027

State Specifications:

General Nature of Work:

Operates printing, duplicating, bindery and/or automatic phototypesetting equipment.

Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:

Positions assigned to this class operate printing, duplicating, bindery and/or automatic phototypesetting equipment for a majority of the work time.

Examples of Work:

(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)

Operates an offset printing press or phototypesetting machine; cleans, lubricates and makes adjustments and minor repairs to machines.
Sets up and operates lithographic camera; prepares lithographic plates using offset platemaker.
Prepares plates for offset presses using offset camera, metal platemaker and photo-direct processor.
Prepares camera-ready copy by stripping and opaqueing negatives, by opaqueing and highlighting film or by operating an automatic phototypesetting machine.
Operates, cleans and maintains blueprint or white developer machines used to photograph large maps; may serve as lead worker in a duplicating section preparing and binding large blue and white prints of maps and road plans.
Operates bindery/finishing equipment, automatic folders, inserters, collators, programmable cutters and other complex finishing equipment.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)

Knowledge of offset printing or phototypesetting techniques and equipment.
Skill in operating, maintaining and repairing printing equipment and phototypesetting machines.
Ability to proofread complex printed materials.

State Minimum Training and Experience

State Necessary Special Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)

A high school diploma.

MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:

A high school diploma.

MUSC Physical Requirements:

(Note: The following descriptions are applicable to this section: Continuous - 6-8 hours per shift; Frequent - 2-6 hours per shift; Infrequent - 0-2 hours per shift)

Ability to perform job functions in an upright position. (Continuous)
Ability to perform job functions in a seated position. (Infrequent)
Ability to perform job functions while walking/mobile. (Frequent)
Ability to climb stairs. (Infrequent)
Ability to climb ladders. (Infrequent)
Ability to work indoors. (Continuous)
Ability to work in confined/cramped spaces. (Infrequent)
Ability to perform job functions from kneeling positions. (Infrequent)
Ability to bend at the waist. (Frequent)
Ability to twist at the waist. (Frequent)
Ability to squat and perform job functions. (Infrequent)
Ability to perform 'pinching' operations. (Infrequent)
Ability to fully use both hands/arms. (Continuous)
Ability to perform repetitive motions with hands/wrists/elbows and shoulders. (Frequent)
Ability to reach in all directions. (Continuous)
Possess good finger dexterity. (Continuous)
Ability to maintain tactile sensory functions. (Continuous)
Ability to maintain good olfactory sensory function. (Continuous)
Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs., unassisted. (Frequent)
Ability to lift objects, up to 50 lbs., from floor level to height of 36 inches, unassisted. (Frequent)
Ability to lower objects, up to 50 lbs., from height of 36 inches to floor level, unassisted. (Frequent)
Ability to push/pull objects, up to 50 lbs., unassisted. (Frequent)
Ability to maintain 20/40 vision, corrected. (Continuous)
Ability to see and recognize objects close at hand. (Continuous)
Ability to see and recognize objects at a distance. (Continuous)
Ability to match or discriminate between colors. (Continuous)
Ability to determine distance/relationship between objects; depth perception. (Continuous)
Good peripheral vision capabilities. (Continuous)
Ability to maintain hearing acuity, with correction. (Continuous)
Ability to perform gross motor functions with frequent fine motor movements. (Continuous)
Ability to be qualified physically (by medical personnel) for respirator use, initially and annually.
Ability to use hand/power tools. (Frequent)

Additional New Requirements:
Ability to obtain and maintain a valid drivers license.
Ability to obtain and maintain a valid CDL with required endorsements.
Ability to obtain and maintain forklift operator certification.
Computer literacy.
Ability to work overtime as required.
Ability to learn and use new processes, tools and equipment as required.

 

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