CAD Operator (Folded Cartons)

  • Job Reference: CAD DEC 19
  • Date Posted: 3 December 2019
  • Recruiter: Bridger Packaging
  • Website: http://www.bridger.co.uk
  • Location: Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £18,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Administration, Creative & design, Packaging, Business development, Print
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

£Genuinely Flexible Depending on Skill Set + 20 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Pension

We are a well-established printed packaging manufacturer supplying into a wide range of market sectors in the UK and are currently looking to recruit a CAD Operator to join our team.

Software used: ESKO Artios CAD, Packedge and Artpro

Responsibilities will include:

Primary CAD Role:

  • Liaising with sales and clients to Create new designs within Artios CAD.

  • Producing samples for sales team.

  • Working with production to ensure on time delivery of Dies/Plates /Inks etc.

  • Creating and purchasing cutting formes.

  • Creating new and amending customer artworks to keylines

The role will also give the successful applicant the opportunity of training as a Repro Operator (see below).

Repro Operator:

  • Artwork is usually customer supplied for all the print jobs they do, however it is not all print ready!

  • Preflighting, addition of printer's marks, colour bars etc. and step and repeat with possible rotation to create a sheet layout imported from Artios CAD.

  • Responsible for ripping the file and outputting to their plate setter.

  • Deal with artwork queries on receipt of the file and sending the digital proof out for approval.