Desktop Publishers

Desktop Publishers

Format typescript and graphic elements using computer software to produce publication-ready material.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Cooperation * Innovation * Dependability * Adaptability/Flexibility * Initiative * Analytical Thinking * Integrity * Achievement/Effort * Independence

Representative Tasks * Check preliminary and final proofs for errors and make necessary corrections. * Operate desktop publishing software and equipment to design, lay out, and produce camera-ready copy. * Convert various types of files for printing or for the Internet, using computer software.


Information, Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Manufacturing,

Job Family Office and Administrative Support

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