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Bindery Basic Equipment Operator

Publix Associate

Publix has its own Printing Services business unit to produce merchandising materials for our stores. Our Bindery Equipment Operators help produce these printed products.

How to Apply

  • Manufactures and packages promotional materials, such as sale signs and tags that advertise product prices.
  • Sets up bindery machines according to the specifications of each job run.
  • Hand-trims signs mounted on various types of base materials, such as Foamcore, PVC, and Twincote, to meet exact sizes specified on print job instruction sheets.
  • Stacks finished product and shrink-wraps it to be distributed to Publix stores.
  • Reports production rates, such as how long the job took to complete and materials consumed, using a data collection system.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using bindery machinery.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to read and comprehend production specification sheets.
  • Ability to lift up to 70 pounds.
  • Ability to work well with others and be an effective team member.
  • Obvious enthusiasm, initiative, and pride in work.

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We work closely with employment agencies to hire temporary associates for several entry-level positions in our manufacturing facilities. We work with Adecco for our Lakeland facilities, and Randstad in Atlanta. Feel free to visit their sites to learn more about applying for a temporary position. As a temporary hire, you could eventually be eligible for full-time employment if a position is available.