Format and proof text and images submitted by designers and clients into finished pages that can be printed. Includes digital and photo typesetting. May produce printing plates.
Desktop Operator, Digital Prepress Operator, Electronic Operator, Electronic Pre-Press Technician, Electronic Prepress Operator (EPP Operator), Electronic Prepress Technician (EPP Tech), Graphic Technician, Plate Maker, Plate Mounter, Pre-Press Proofer, Prepress Operator, Prepress Specialist, Prepress Stripper, Prepress Technician, Scanner Operator, Type Setter
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