Digital printers use machines and software to control the production of print-based media for commercial print manufacturing sites and instant print shops.
Duties & Tasks
Digital printers may perform the following tasks:perform manual and automatic set up of digital print machines
advise on products and services
receive and process electronic documents
develop basic design concepts
load paper into feeding mechanisms
manage and monitor the order and execution of files in a printer's job queue
operate die-cutting machines
undertake vinyl application, laminating, finishing and mounting
perform general administration duties and maintenance (such as maintaining order and query logs, cleaning and repairing equipment, and changing supplies)
keep production records.
enjoy technical activities
good eyesight (may be corrected) and normal colour vision
good hand-eye coordination
able to carry out detailed work
aptitude for mechanical work
aptitude for working with computers
able to work as part of a team.