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Open Positions: Production Operator
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As a Production Operator at Scout Books, you’ll join our skilled Production team in manufacturing Custom Scout Books with precision and attention to detail. Your role involves operating production equipment, maintaining quality standards, and ensuring timely order fulfillment. Additionally, you’ll contribute to equipment maintenance and foster a positive team dynamic.


  • Manufacture Scout Books
  • Operate book production equipment
  • Trim paper
  • Maintain equipment
  • Package and ship orders
  • Communicate project timelines and details to the team
  • Complete special assignments as required

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About Scout Books

Scout Books is a B Corp certified custom notebook manufacturer based in Portland, Oregon. We produce projects for an array of amazing clients and collaborators, along with retail products ranging from blank DIY notebooks to inspiring designs featuring the work of top artists and designers. All Scout Books are made with 100% recycled papers and vegetable-­based inks, and are printed, bound, and packed on equipment powered by renewable energy. The Scout Books team is dedicated to the creation of sustainable goods that inspire and empower our clients and collaborators to capture and share their big ideas with the world.

Our Core Values

Be Open– Be Open to Change. Be Open to Making Mistakes. Be Collaborative. Be Welcoming. Be Curious. Be Honest. Be Open for Business. Say Yes, And.

Kindness Counts- Be Kind to Yourself. Be Kind to Your Team. Be Kind to Your Customers. Be a Good Listener. Be Honest. Be Understanding. Work from a Place of Love.

Bring It- We are Here to Perform. Bring your Best Self Everyday. Be Ready for the Challenge. Don’t Expect Someone Else to Bring It For You. Work Hard, and Smart. The Details Matter.

More Magic-Make it Special. Make a Great Impression. Enthusiasm is Contagious. Have Fun. Share your Flair. Innovate. Follow your Curiosity.

Make it Better-Make One Degree Improvements Everyday. Reduce Waste. Aim for Flow. Everyone Can Innovate. Creativity is our Competitive Edge. Give Back. Ideas Matter, but Implementation Matters Most. Add Value. Sustain Growth through Continual Improvement.

Our Commitment

We are an equal opportunity employer. Scout Books is committed to and deeply values diversity. We strive to provide a hiring and working environment in which all people feel equally respected and valued, regardless of gender, religion, ethnicity, age, country of origin, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic which makes a person unique.