Operates bindery machines and performs manual binding and finishing of books and printed products.
Printing Bindery Assistant
Printing Table Hand
Skills Assessment Authority
No caveats apply to this occupation.
Group: 8995 Printing Assistants and Table Workers
perform routine printing tasks, operate bindery machines and perform manual binding and finishing of books and printed products.
assisting with setting up, operating and adjusting machines
maintaining and lubricating printing and bindery machines
clearing waste and cleaning work areas and machines
folding, collating and fastening printed products by machine and hand
performing hand binding and finishing operations
operating specialised machines such as casing-in and mini binders, and automatic carton folding and gluing machines
carrying out routine quality control
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)
At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.