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Wolters Kluwer Production Associate in St Cloud, Minnesota

R0010011 Production Associate

This person will be responsible for production of paper products using Digital Production equipment, primarily a Xerox Trivor 2400 inkjet roll-fed print engine with in-line Hunkeler Finishing equipment. Basic tasks include job set-up, visual inspection for quality of first production pieces, and completion of final production run. Digital Print Specialists must be comfortable with evaluating and completing first level maintenance of equipment and working with vendors to make sure equipment is performing to a high-quality standard. This position may also include final bindery functions such as folding, wrapping, cutting, or padding as directed in production orders.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to produce Forms, Manuals, Brochures on Digital Production printing equipment.

  • Responsible for first level maintenance of equipment used in Digital Production

  • Responsible for following production paperwork to produce quality timely products

  • Recording raw material usage and waste as needed

  • Schedules and performs regular maintenance of printers and associated equipment; and maintains inventory of paper rolls and supplies.

  • Communicate with internal/external customers regarding any problems, questions, concerns regarding electronic file issues via hard copy and e-mail.

  • Digital Print Specialist must be able to work well with others to resolve layout and color issues as needed to maintain quality output

  • Follow established safety procedures for all equipment

  • Daily clean-up of print engine depending on shift worked

Other Duties:

May be requested to work extended hours or mandatory overtime on request

May be required to assist with bindery functions such as padding, folding, wrapping, drilling, coil binding, bookmaking etc.

May be asked to unload, transfer and stage paper rolls, ink and other materials using pallet jacks and/or forktruck. Prior experience a plus but will train/certify.

May be needed to assist with cut sheet printers when workloads are high.

Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Wolters Kluwer U. S. Corporation and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.