Label Machine Operator - Flexo Print

  • Job Reference: PK7115
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
  • Website: https://www.futurerecruitment.com
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £22K - £24K + 20% Shift Allowance
  • Sector: Packaging, Production
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

NEW VACANCY! (PK7115)


LABEL MACHINE OPERATOR - FLEXO PRINT


LANCASHIRE


£22K - £24K + 20% Shift Allowance + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Private Healthcare + Pension (matched up to 7%) + Death in Service benefit (3 x salary) + Other Benefits TBD

Hours of Work - Double Day Shift:
* Monday to Friday, 6:15am to 2:15pm
* Monday to Thursday, 1:45pm to 10:15pm & Friday, 1:45pm to 7:45pm

Our client is a leading manufacturer of printed self adhesive labels. There is a current requirement for an additional machine operator to work on a double day shift to assist in the production of high quality labels. The main function of the role is to set up, operate and dismantle a variety of colour press and ancillary equipment.

An understanding of operating flexographic printing machines such as Nilpeter, Mark Andy, Gallus etc will be invaluable in this position. The client will also consider candidates from a lithographic printing background who have labels experience

Responsibilities / Requirements:

  • Candidates should demonstrate an understanding of the functions and basic mechanical workings of most machines under limited supervision
  • Performs appropriate functional quality tests for operations performed on all equipment
  • Has a working knowledge of job-related policies and procedures
  • Complies with all required safety practices and regulations
  • Trains new operators in finishing operations
  • To produce rolls of self-adhesive labels, tickets & tags
  • Consistently achieve productivity targets
  • Maintain optimum quality at all times
  • Complete accurate job records - time recording
  • Maintain optimum Health and Safety standards and keep press and work area clean at all times

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Good general level education.
  • 1 - 3 years of related experience operating finishing and/or label conversion equipment
  • Experience of operating high speed production machinery
  • Experience of working on a production environment to high quality standards and meeting targets and deadlines
  • General computer skills and numerical skills
  • Ability to use initiative with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Flexible approach with the ability to follow detailed instructions