STATE CLASSIFICATION JOB DESCRIPTION


Salary Group A11

Class No. 0332

PRINTING SERVICES TECHNICIAN II

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Performs moderately complex (journey-level) printing and bindery work. Work involves operating and maintaining reproduction and bindery equipment, testing and troubleshooting equipment, and scheduling and completing print orders and other duplication services. May train others. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

Sets up, programs, and operates reproduction or bindery equipment.

Selects methods and procedures for handling job orders.

Determines job layouts.

Designs and produces graphic layouts and camera-ready artwork for reproduction of documents.

Performs quality control and examines products for defects.

Produces negatives from electronic or magnetic data media.

Edits images and documents.

Troubleshoots equipment problems and starts corrective action.

Maintains records and ensures that inventories of materials and supplies are correct.

Mixes inks to obtain requested color.

May estimate, review, and approve bill printing requests.

May coordinate shipping of finished jobs.

May train others.

Performs related work as assigned.

GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES

Experience and Education

Experience in operating bindery or reproduction equipment work. Graduation from a standard senior high school or equivalent is generally preferred. Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of the types, varieties, and uses of papers, inks, chemicals, developers, and fixers used in the operation of duplicating and reproduction equipment; of the maintenance, operation, and adjustment of duplicating and bindery equipment; and of computer operations and communications networks.

Skill in the operation of bindery, duplicating, and reproduction equipment; and in the use of a computer and applicable software.

Ability to adjust equipment for specific operations, to perform maintenance on equipment, to communicate effectively, and to train others.


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Revised 9-1-15