TPS Publishing Ltd, Junior Typesetter, Millom

Job description:
1. To ensure that author manuscripts are accurately typeset, using appropriate tools, including Adobe InDesign
2. Creation of library of indexed TPS images to include those in existence and new images produced during this placement
3. Allocation of ISBN to each book and reconciliation of master ISBN library

Main Activities:
1. Typesetting English and/or Spanish text and creation of required images
2. Technical review and corrections of text content in PDF format and or online documents
3. Technical review of translated products for accuracy using appropriate tools
4. To learn skills using appropriate software such as Microsoft Office and or Adobe Software
5. To learn the process for book publishing and the importance of accurate typesetting of text
6. To learn how to self-motivate oneself and work as part of a team using appropriate tools
7. Maintenance of company library folders; ISBN and Images

Essential skills and requirements:
Working knowledge of Microsoft and Adobe Software and any graphical software
Good I.T. and analytical skills
Positive attitude, able to work within a team

Working pattern:
25 hours. TPS is flexible; we can often suit hours to applicant’s needs. Once trained, applicants may be able to work some hours at home.

Hourly rate of pay:
National Minimum Wage

Job placement location:
Any location –Training at either Company HQ; Cumbria, LA19 5TN. OR in Leyland PR26 7JQ