Flexographic Printer

  • Job Reference: GML/FP1221
  • Date Posted: 21 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Granton Medical Ltd
  • Website: http://www.granton-medical.co.uk
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: 40 hours per week over 4 days a possibility, free onsite parking
  • Sector: Print
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Full Time, Permanent

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Company for an experienced wide web flexographic printer to join our team.  This is a hands-on role and you will be working in a small but fast paced environment where you will be responsible for printing high-quality medical grade papers on the Company’s 6-colour CI flexographic geared printing press. 

Key duties include:-

  • Printing on the Company’s UTECO 675 geared flexographic printing press
  • Mounting of printing plates
  • Setting the press including anilox rollers and inks
  • Running the press to produce in-register printed papers
  • Maintaining and making adjustments including speed and checking ink viscosity
  • Carrying out machine change-overs quickly, efficiently and accurately
  • Completing production paperwork in line with ISO requirements

About You:-

You will have experience of working within a flexo printing environment, and you will be used to working with great attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy.  You will be keen to work within a team where you can make an impact and help improve processes generally.  You will be flexible in your approach and be able to work overtime when required (although night shift working is not anticipated).

Key Attributes:

  • Forward thinking and flexible approach to work
  • Able to follow written processes closely and carefully
  • Knowledge of geared printing presses is essential

Hours of work

40 hours per week Monday – Friday (40 hours per week over 4 days a possibility)

32 days holiday, incl. bank holidays

Competitive Salary (dependent upon experience)