Large Format Printer & Finisher

Job Description

Large Format Printer & Finisher (Production All-Rounder)

Maidenhead

Salary £24k-£26k DOE

My client is a leading supplier of large format and retail graphics. They are on the lookout for an experienced Large Format Production Technician to join their already successful production team. You will be trained within the printing and finishing departments and learn how to operate large format machinery.

PRODUCTION ALLROUNDER (OR PRODUCTION TEAM OPERATIVE)

  • A team player, attending the daily department meeting to understand your team's workload
  • Assisting other teams in the business when necessary to maintain the flow of production
  • Communicating effectively to maintain smooth production workflow, using our spec sheets and works order
  • Reporting back to Production Manager on errors and mistakes to help improve internal systems
  • Essential time keeping to internal deadlines
  • Exercising quality control at all times including colour accuracy, colour consistency, artwork quality, artwork accuracy, print quality and material quality and ensuring work is printed to a high standard
  • Ensuring the working environment is clean and tidy, in a safe and fit state for work at all times, and communicating low stock
  • Maintaining the printing equipment on which you are working during your shift in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations and the company standards
  • Finishing such as weeding, taping up, laminating, mounting, trimming, application of fixings, collating, packing, labeling, dispatching

The ideal candidate will:

  • Experience with operating and maintaining some if not all of the following printers: Vutek, Mimaki, HP, Acuity/Arizona
  • Experience with operating and maintaining some if not all of the following finishing equipment: Zund, Kongsberg, Laminators, Vinyl Plotters
  • Experience with mounting, laminating, vinyl weeding and application
  • Have good organisational and communication skills
  • Be able to work on their own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Exceptional attention to detail and ability to overcome challenges
  • Punctual and flexible including overtime

Apply via the link or contact Stuart @ Kairos Recruitment Group on 0203 603 3829 for a confidential chat.

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