Digital Press Operator (3579)

Operations Waco, Texas


Position at Tatex, Inc.

Job Title: Equipment Operator III (Lead)

Department: Digital/Indigo – Production

Reports to: IT/Production Supervisor



Job Description: 

This position will operate HP Indigo systems quickly and adequately producing detailed, high quality printed materials in a time sensitive atmosphere utilizing high-speed digital printers and finishing equipment. Duties including but not limited to:

  • Sets up, operates and maintains equipment and machinery responsible for manufacturing and assembly of print products or services.
  • Operates equipment in accordance with established procedures and safety guidelines.
  • Reads and interprets work orders, blueprints, guidelines and/or diagrams to ensure product specifications, quality and tolerance levels are met in a timely fashion.
  • Inspects printed material during production and changes controls to correct printing mistakes.
  • Applies advanced skills with many variables to adjust and/or monitor;
  • Implements procedures and processes workflows autonomously
  • Facilitates analysis of customer expectations, quality metrics and production metrics; implements initiatives and process improvements in area based on findings
  • Ensures that adequate supplies of paper, ink, and other materials are available;
  • Demonstrate intermediate level knowledge of paper substrate
  • Inspect work performed to ensure that it meets specifications and established standards
  • Supports company direction and Taylor Corporation Core Values
  • Responsible for following safety expectations in the area, signing off on safety documentation

Preferred Qualifications/Skills/Experience

  • Experience running HP Indigo and other digital printers in a time sensitive printing and production environment
  • Able to manage and troubleshoot HP DFE
  • Able to work independently in a high volume digital print operation
  • Must be very detailed oriented
  • Good communication and comprehension skills 
  • Competence in Microsoft Office.
  • Contributes to an atmosphere of teamwork and cooperation to maintain an effective working environment as well as ensure continuity of service to customers

 Preferred Education/Certifications

  • Level I HP Indigo Certification
  • 2 year Degree or Certificate in related field

 About Tatex

Tatex provides nationwide printing services for wedding invitations, business cards, social announcements, and more.  In recent years, we have come together with our sister companies across the nation to provide efficient location-based fulfillment of our products. Combining new print fulfillment technology with the knowledge and experience of our loyal employees has driven our success through changing times in the print industry. Tatex is part of the Taylor Corporation family of companies.


  • 401(k) and incentive compensation plans
  • Flexible options for choosing health coverage that suits your needs
  • Paid Time Off and 8 paid Holidays
  • Family-friendly benefits like adoption assistance
  • Employee scholarships and education assistance
  • Incentives that reward healthy lifestyles
  • Development opportunities and competitive financial rewards for producing results
  • Support for community involvement
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