Ink Technician

  • Job Reference: 00010204-1
  • Date Posted: 10 November 2020
  • Recruiter: Print Match Ltd
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  • Location: Hertford, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Technology, Labelling
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Do you love working with colour? Are you an Ink Technician looking to join a friendly team of experts?

This is a great opportunity for a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to join our thriving, passionate Production team and help continue to build on our long-term success and contribute to our growth strategy.

Main role responsibilities

  •  Formulation of all inks
  • Colour proofing
  • Updating ink tech forms–Excel/IDS/CERM
  • Trouble shoot colour problems on press
  •  Mix ink in line with daily production schedule
  • Colour matching by eye but predominantly with spectrophotometers

 Provide on press technical support for new/complex designs and customer approvals

Key requirements

  • Good eye for colour
  • Extensive manufacturing operations experience including experience of working in controlled areas e.g. GMP
  • Experience of narrow web industry
  •  Able to work on own initiative
  • An effective team player able to work with different departments within the business
  • Basic IT skills
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills
  •  Experience of Xrite IFS v6.41 or similar
  • Extensive experience in the use of Xrite exact spectro
  • Understanding Lab Colour Space  Excellent attention to detail

A competitive salary and benefits package is available

We look forward to hearing from you!