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UNIVERSITY PRESS - Typesetter and Production Assistant

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Position summary

Production Assistant will typeset book manuscripts in Adobe InDesign.

Qualifications summary

Applicant must have an avid interest in quality book production, a typographic sense and an understanding of book design, and an ability to pay attention to detail and observe discrepancies in text and design. Applicant must be a qualified, full-time student.

Duties and responsibilities

Supervisory responsibilities



Technical competencies

Proficient in MS Word, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Acrobat; must pass a test using styles in InDesign

Interpersonal interactions

Must be able to work collegially in an office setting with other immediate associates

Physical demands


Work environment

Pleasant, quiet work environment