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"PROOFREADER"
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Job Description:

  • 1) Reads typescript or proof of type setup to detect and mark for correction any grammatical, typographical, or compositional errors, by either of following methods: Places proof and copy side by side on reading board.

  • 2) Reads proof against copy, marking by standardized code, errors that appear in proof.

  • 3) Returns marked proof for correction and later checks corrected proof against copy.

  • 4) Reads and corrects proof while COPY HOLDER reads aloud from original copy or reads proof aloud to COPY HOLDER who calls out discrepancies between proof and copy.

  • 5) May measure dimensions, spacing, and positioning of page elements to verify conformance to specifications, using printer's ruler.

 

 

 


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DOT:   209.387-030

Job Number: 3258