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In compliance with Organic Law 15/1999, of 13 December, under the Personal Data Protection Act, we inform you that data collected will form part of an automated file, under the ownership of BARCELONA ACTIVE SPM S.A., with registered office at 162-164 Calle Llacuna, Barcelona, with the aim of managing enrollments and of informing of the company's activities and services within its field of action. You will be able to exercise access rights, rectification, cancel cancellation and/or opposition via written communication to the Legal Services of BARCELONA ACTIVE SPM S.A. at the aforementioned address.

 
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Description

Bookbinders are responsible for converting printed material into finished goods, such as books, brochures and catalogues. These professionals use machines and other instruments that automatically cut the paper in accordance with the correct measurements, fold the pages or bind them together with glue. Some work with industrial machines, while others carry out more creative bookbinding.

Tasks

As an industrial bookbinder:
  • Prepare the machinery and supply it with paper.
  • If the equipment is computerised, programme it.
  • Report maintenance problems.
  • Order and release the machines of the finished products.
  • Control various types of bookbinding.
  • Ensure that the work orders have been completed.
  • Carry out ordinary maintenance tasks.
  • Package the finished materials.
As a craft bookbinder:
  • Bind small book collections by hand for libraries and museums. Use special tools to stitch pages together or bind books.
  • Add adornments such as letters or finishes.
  • They can also restore and repair old books.

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Centre per al desenvolupament professional Porta22
Convent de Sant Agustí
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Barcelona Treball (Porta22)
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Barcelona Activa Headquarters
Llacuna, 162-164
08018 Barcelona
+34 934 019 777
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