Print Operator

Southend-on-Sea, Essex
£25,000 - £28,000 DOE Plus Benefits
25 Apr 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Print Operator 
Southend-on-Sea, Essex 
Are you looking for your next challenge as a Print Operator? Want to develop your career with a business that encourages their employees to increase their abilities and grow professionally? If so, read on. 
The Company 
Serving a variety of sectors, our client is an award-winning provider of innovative packaging solutions. 
They are proud to supply global brands across the confectionery, dairy and carton markets, and they enjoy supporting emerging and startup businesses who look to them in order to help enhance their products. 
Due to continued expansion, they are now looking for a Print Operator to join their team. 
The Benefits
- Salary of £25,000 - £28,000 DOE 
- Potential overtime opportunities 
- Company pension scheme (3% employer contribution) 
- DIS (x3 salary) 
- Insurance scheme for sickness 
- Develop your career with an award-winning local company 
- Join a small and friendly team 
- Experience a great work environment 
- 21 days’ holiday (working a four day week) 
The Role 
As a Print Operator, you will safely operate rotogravure printing presses from one to eight colours. 
Working in-line with the production plan, your role will include the set-up, start up, operation, troubleshooting and shutdown of the presses. 

This role involves lifting weights of up to 25kgs on a regular basis and other physical tasks involving lifting and carrying.

About You 
To be considered as a Print Operator, you’ll need: 
- Previous printing experience 
- A positive and flexible approach 
- Excellent attention to detail 
Due to the nature of this role, our client cannot progress applications from candidates who are colour-blind or suffer from any degree of colour-blindness. 
Experience of operating a Rotogravure press would be beneficial, as would experience of using Rotomec, DCM, Kroenert Colorflex, Cobden Chadwick (flexo), Halley and Uteco. Basic IT skills would also be beneficial. 
Other companies may call this role Print Operator, Machine Operator, Printing Press Operator, Printing Operative, Print Assistant, Print Operative, Print Production Operative or Production Operative. 
This is a full time role, working 40 hours per week, Monday – Thursday, 6:00 – 16:00. Overtime opportunities may be available, working between 6:00 and midnight, Monday – Sunday. 
Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 
So, if you’re a focused and proactive Print Operator, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.