Flexo Printer

  • Job Reference: PM1699
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Print Match Ltd
  • Website: http://www.print-match.co.uk
  • Location: Royston, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Digital print/reprographics, Packaging, Print, Labelling
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Great opportunity for an experienced Flexo Printer to join this award winning, self-adhesive label manufacturer. The business has traded for over 30 years and produces top quality work for retailers and brands alike.

If you've got a background within Flexographic printing (producing Labels or Packaging) and have operated either a Nilpeter Servo Press, Mark Andy, MPS or similar, then this position could be of great interest to you.


Job Purpose 

To produce quality labels in a timely and efficient manner.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate Printing equipment according to procedures and job specifications
  • Daily productivity responsibility ensuring that individual schedule and targets set are achieved.
  • Ensuring that jobs are produced to the highest quality level and that the ISO9001-2000 quality procedures are followed.
  • Responsibility for cleanliness and general maintenance of equipment used in the process.
  • Relaying information through the Specification sheet on how jobs are produced and exactly what settings are required to repeat the process.
  • To work with Production Manager to continually improve quality, processes and production efficiencies.
  • Advising the Production Manager if any tooling is not performing as well as is expected so that, if necessary, replacements can be purchased.
  • Follow all safety procedures in operating equipment and performance of job duties
  • Maintain work area in organised manner.
  • Security and key holder responsibilities as required.
  • Maintain of AVT inspection equipment to ensure optimum effectiveness
  • Communicate with rewind via tab report on job card
  • Mindful use of consumables Inc. gloves and rags
  • Ensuring job set up in most efficient time using minimal ink and materials
  • Checking  at an early stage to avoid wasting time
  • Adjusting and recording ink mixes
  • Checking colours using spectro
  • Organising pre-press team for maximum efficient
  • Perform pre-check of colleagues work when requested



Skills & Experience required

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Previous printing experience desirable.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in the English language (verbal and written)
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to meet physical demands of the job (lifting up to 50 pounds, prolonged standing)
  • Ability to work as a team member and independently
  • Ability to learn and apply new procedures and methods
  • Math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and ability to read a ruler
  • Ability and willingness to perform repetitive tasks
  • Ability to follow safety procedures

If you have a Flexo printing background, are quality conscious and are able to work on a double day (6am - 2pm & 2pm - 10pm) shift pattern, please send in your CV ASAP!