Artworker / Repro Operator

Job Description

Repro Operator

Leicester

Up to £24K (Salary dependant on experience)

6AM-2PM / 1PM-9PM - Alternates each week

Company - This is to work for a family run business, who are a leading manufacturer of printed cartons. They have provided brands within the food, cosmetic, multimedia sector, with quality packaging for over 30 years.

Overview - Accurately create artwork for client, following client's brand guidelines or design requirements, with the ability to create multilingual artwork whilst maintaining consistency across the complete range and ensure that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printers' specifications.

Role:

  • Learn to create artwork for the client, following client's brand guidelines or design requirements
  • Ability to create multilingual artwork whilst maintaining consistency
  • Ensure artwork is achievable within print production constraints
  • Prepare accurate packaging artwork from approved designs and briefs
  • Ensure all quality control procedures are adhered to and all relevant documents are completed
  • To ensure that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printers specifications i.e. Flexographic, Lithographic, Gravure etc.
  • Offering technical advice and ensuring all artwork is achievable within print production constraints

Requirements:

  • Experience of using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience of creating Technical Packaging Artwork
  • Knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures
  • Knowledge of Esko is essential (Artpro, DeskPack, PackEdge, Backstage)
  • Experience of the print industry and processes i.e. flexo, litho, gravure
  • Colour management experience
  • Proven experience of artwork creation and manipulation to a high standard
  • Ability to understand and execute instructions
  • Adhere to internal workflows
  • Manage own workload and keep to deadlines

Interviews are being conducted as soon as possible for this vacancy, so if you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible and register your details with us

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