Screen Printer

Long Eaton
Market related
11 Jul 2018
08 Aug 2018
Iain Hardiker
Contract Type
Full Time


Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Pension scheme, 28 days holiday

Hours: 40 per week, 8.15am to 4.45pm Monday to Thursday, 7.45am to 4.00pm Friday, Overtime available

Location: Long Eaton, Nottingham

Our client has been manufacturing superior screen printing since 1948. Working in the commercial industry, they offer a wide range of graphical services including plant and vehicle markings, point of sale displays and advertising banners, screen printing and promotional prints for exhibitions.  They are currently looking to recruit an experienced screen printer , the position requireds flatbed sliding table semi/three quarter automatic machines e.g. Thieme, Svecia, Atma, Kippax and good knowledge of high quality graphic printing for industrial and retail applications.

Job Duties:

  • Screen Printing with repeatable results.
  • Anticipating, recognizing and fixing possible issues with ink and pressures.
  • Verify and follow all information on the job ticket before printing including ink colour matching and verification.
  • Quality checks throughout the run.
  • Verify the proper quantity has been printed before cleaning and breaking down for the next job.
  • Perform these and other duties as assigned by supervisor or other appropriate management personnel.
  • Work overtime and weekends as required by the business.
  • In addition as required to support our screen making department when required – e.g. for holiday cover -fulfil the multi-step process of screen making which includes screen selection, degreasing, film emulsion coating, exposure and wash out as well as cleaning and reclaiming after printing.
  • Be prepared to respond to emergencies should they occur.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • 5 x GCSE passes at minimum grade C or equivalent
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in screen printing operations and prep work
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail, good eye for colour
  •  Excellent problem solving skills
  • Physically Fit
  • Detail oriented,
  • Self-motivated
  • Ready  to make a significant contribution to a growing company
  • The ability to check colour and inspect prints.

If you feel you are the ideal candidate APPLY today!

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