Ellen E. Siders

6730 Hibiscus Drive

Lemon Grove, CA 91945

(619) 582-1616 • podmaker@cox.net

• Over 10 years in the printing profession.

• PrePress experience proofing, plating and negative layout.

• Graphics experience in Quark XPress, Adobe InDesign, PageMaker, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

• Three years graphic design freelance.


DeFrance Printing

• PrePress Production Coordinator 1/11 to 3/14.

• Preflight and Prepare jobs for production.

• Prepared proofs for client review.
• Make printing plates using Acento plate maker, operate digital press Xerox 700.

• Scheduled and performed maintenance on machine.

Birmingham Press

• PrePress Production Coordinator 7/06 to 5/08.

• Logged new jobs into the computerized tracking system.

• Prepared proofs for client review, using large format HP
2 sided proof unit and 25 inch Epson printer.

• Monitored workflow to be sure it ran smoothly.

• Imaged plates using a Fuji Luxel Sabre Laser image setter and processing unit.

• Scheduled and performed maintenance on machine.

Axis Lithography

• PrePress Production Coordinator 7/84 to 6/06.

• Created graphics and layout for commercial printing work.

• Operated an Agfa film image setter and film processor.

• Used Olix controlled vacuum tables, a vertical stat camera and a 3M Color Match Proofing System.

• Archived job data files and maintained heritage files.

• Organized job schedule board.


Michael Quillan

Birmingham Press / PrePress Manager

Now working at Carlsbad Printing Services.

(760) 438-9411

Jim Laramie

Associate Professor in Graphic Reproduction

Educational Cultural Complex

(619) 388-4856 • jlaramie@sdccd.edu


Contact me for further references and letters of recommendation.