Bindery Operator II

SG360, a Segerdahl Company

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Wheeling, IL

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Hiring Bonus $2,500!  

Get in on the ground floor!  Opportunity to learn and grow in the print industry.  Choose your own career path once you get your foot in the door. 

SG360° is currently hiring a full-time bindery operator. The job duties include operating, setting up, and maintaining bindery equipment such as cutters, folders, stitchers, and inserters.  The bindery is located in an air-conditioned facility. The hours of operation will be 2 pm to 10 pm, Monday through Friday, possible weekends if needed.

Benefits include paid time off, holiday pay, health insurance, dental, vision, life insurance, employee assistance program, short-term and long-term disability, wellness program, identify theft protection and 401k including employer match.  Weekly pay.

Come join our team!

Job Summary: The Bindery Operator must be able to set up and operate commercial print bindery equipment used in the Bindery/Finishing department to include: folder, cutter, stitcher, trimming, and binding machines.

 Follow all required safety procedures and perform job in a manner that protects the health and safety of all employees.

  • Machine set up and operation, runs all binder equipment: cutter, folder, and stitcher.
  • Troubleshoots problems to maintain quality standards and to keep binding line equipment in running condition - request maintenance as required.
  • Examines product frequently to ensure that it meets customer quality specifications; constantly monitor quality of finished product
  • Cleans, lubricates and maintains assigned machine to ensure its optimum operation.
  • Assist with housekeeping in the bindery area
  • Be thoroughly familiar with and follow the requirements of documented process as defined in the SOP 
  • Performs other related duties and participates in special projects as assigned.


  • Experience in setting up and running: cutter, folder, stitcher.
  • Commercial printing environment preferred.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment.
  • High energy level, enjoy hands-on work
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to lift 50 lbs consistently
  • Able to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • High School Diploma or GED


SG360° is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.  SG360° will provide reasonable accommodation to complete the online application consistent with applicable law. If you require an accommodation, please contact the location for which you are applying and ask to speak with the human resources representative.