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51-5111.00 - Prepress Technicians and Workers

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Perform tests to determine lengths of exposures, by exposing plates, scanning line copy, and comparing exposures to tone range scales.

51-9151.00 Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators
  • Review computer-processed digital images for quality.
  • Examine developed prints for defects, such as broken lines, spots, or blurs.
  • Examine quality of film fades or dissolves for potential color corrections, using color analyzers.
  • Examine drawings, negatives, or photographic prints to determine coloring, shading, accenting, or other changes required for retouching or restoration.
51-5112.00 Printing Press Operators
  • Collect and inspect random samples during print runs to identify any necessary adjustments.
  • Start presses and pull proofs to check for ink coverage and density, alignment, and registration.
51-9194.00 Etchers and Engravers
  • Print proofs or examine designs to verify accuracy of engraving, and rework engraving as required.
51-6092.00 Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers
  • Examine sketches, sample articles, and design specifications to determine quantities, shapes, and sizes of pattern parts, and to determine the amount of material or fabric required to make a product.
51-5113.00 Print Binding and Finishing Workers
  • Examine stitched, collated, bound, or unbound product samples for defects, such as imperfect bindings, ink spots, torn pages, loose pages, or loose or uncut threads.