Freedom Graphic Systems

Cutter Operator

Laser/Bindery - Aurora, IL - Full Time

Freedom Graphic Systems, a national Direct Mail Company based in Aurora, IL has openings for Cutter Operator on our first and second shifts. Freedom is a high volume producer of Direct Mail Solutions. We offer opportunities in a solid company that has an excellent record of growth and stability.


The Cutter Operator is responsible for the setup, adjustment and safe operation of all cutting equipment to prepare product to be packed, collated, or bound, ensuring that all items produced to meet customer specifications in accordance with company policies and procedures.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Set-up and adjust cutter machine in accordance with instructions and job requirements.
  • Set-automatic cutting programs manually into cutter machine.
  • Operate cutter machine and ancillary equipment to cut material into desired dimensions.
  • Evaluate and make decisions concerning quality of product while cutting.
  • Review job tickets and plan work processes to meet customer specifications.
  • Monitor assigned machine during runs to ensure adherence to specifications and make adjustments as needed.
  • Perform routine maintenance, such as blade replacement, lubrication and waxing.
  • Notify supervision of mechanical/electrical problems and complete “Working Orders” for parts/repairs that require maintenance assistance.
  • Prepare load flags on each outgoing load showing the next operation or destination.
  • Maintains a clean working environment.


  • Must have math/measurement skills
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Able to stand for long period of time.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Overtime and weekend work required.

Standard benefits apply. Please email or fax resume to 630-375-8591 or visit our location at 780 McClure Road, Aurora, IL to complete an application.

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