Trainee Mounter Proofer

7 days left

30 Apr 2019
28 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Training towards a mounter proofer operative to gain skills required and to practice these skills under supervision to a level of competence


Locate and efficient use of materials within the production department.

Knowledge of machinery used within the production department.

Work within the guidelines of health & safety, i.e. solvents/lifting equipment/DSE/knife safety/compressed air and to be conversant with the method statements and risk assessments.

To clearly follow work instruction documentation

Follow department procedures for plate care/storage and understand plate manufacture and report any quality problems to the management team

To demonstrate skills required to perform basic tasks -lay tape /plate care/sleeve care.

To demonstrate the ability to mount a sample job to the required standard - but not within specific time constraints

To complete all required production documentation accurately

To be involved in improving the department by actively reporting and suggesting changes to work practice to drive the department forward.

To deal with problems quickly and efficiently seeking advice where necessary.

Assist in the handovers at the start and end of shift

Ensure your working area is kept clean and tidy at all times

Work as part of a team, supporting colleagues and sharing information.

To be flexible in undertaking duties and responsibilities, may be asked to perform other duties which reasonably correspond to the general character of the position and are commensurate with its level of responsibility


Ensuring work is produced in a timely and safe manner.

Accurate production of orders to specification and written instructions

Accurate recording of production onto the quality documents

Positive attitude and actively helps promote company ideas

Key Skills

Team player able to see their contribution to the overall service including KPI targets.

Able to work under supervision

A person who can challenge in a supportive manner and work constructively with all functions of the business.

Highly motivated, able to work on own initiative and show pride in their work.

Good timekeeping, flexible when required.

Willing to commit to a program of continuous improvement.

Accurate and good attention to detail

Numerate and understanding of production efficiencies

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