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Package
£competitive subject to skill & experience
Location
West Yorkshire (Please contact me for further location details)
Sectors
Disciplines
Posted
24/09/2021
Closed
19/11/2021

Print Assistant / No.2 Litho Printer - Cartons (Ref: PK7021)

NEW VACANCY (PK7021)

WEST YORKSHIRE

£competitive subject to skill & experience + 27 Days Holiday + 8 Bank Holidays + Free Onsite Parking + Overtime Available

SHIFTS: Double Day Shift: 6-2 / 2-10

Our Client is a successful, progressive Printed Packaging dynamic & innovative printed packaging manufacturer operating for over eight decades, growing consistently with an exciting future.
An environment of continuous improvement, education, innovation & challenge. The company produces high-quality printed cartonboard packaging as well innovative niche packaging solutions for world recognised brands, through to SME's & start-ups.

Our client is looking for evidence of exceptional ability from committed, highly skilled litho printers. You will be responsible for output of high-quality production involving complex processes, requiring speed & operational efficiency, colour management, quality inspection & thorough ongoing machine maintenance.

Willing to bring ideas to the team & do whatever it takes in a fast-paced environment. A huge opportunity to be part of a progressive company with a tight-knit positive team culture.

This is a huge opportunity to be part of a progressive company with a tight-knit positive team culture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Printing on Komori LS29 5-Colour + IR Coater
  • Colour management & quality inspection
  • Achieving target run speeds & maintaining departmental performance
  • Wash-ups, cleaning & maintenance (some assisted / some unassisted)
  • Control of inks & press consumables
  • Adopting the company's production IT systems
  • Shared responsibility for the print department, reporting to the Production Manager & Managing Director

Candidate Requirements:

  • Experience running Komori or similar litho presses
  • Experience in folding carton production or similar desirable
  • Experience with IR inks & coating systems desirable
  • Experience with UV inks & coating systems desirable
  • High levels of energy to keep pace with ongoing production demand
  • Willingness to undertake overtime when required
  • Mechanical aptitude to maintain machines & address breakdowns
  • An interest in the printing and packaging industry
  • A genuine willingness to assist in all areas necessary
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Good IT, written & verbal communication skills
  • Interest in new technologies
  • A positive attitude toward meeting challenges & a strong work ethic
  • Sound judgment and decision-making ability
  • An interest in progressing with the Company
  • The company is seeking committed candidates who will settle for nothing less than excellence in their day-to-day performance to meet the needs of demanding loyal clients.