Print Finisher

  • Job Reference: 00014273-1
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Abbey Labels Ltd
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  • Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
  • Salary: £24,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Packaging, Finishing, Print, Labelling
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


Previous print experience preferable but time served machine operators in other related manufacturing or warehouse considered.

Salary negotiable depending on experience.

Main purpose of the role:

To operate our modern AB Graphic machinery in the cutting, varnishing, laminating and slitting of printed labels to the customers’ requirements.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

Operate a finishing press varnishing, laminating and/or slitting printed self-adhesive labels.

Ensure labels are finished to the customers’ exact specification i.e. quantity, specification, colour, rewind instructions and number of labels on each roll.

Ensure that machine is kept clean and maintained as per company standards and maintenance sheets are completed in-line with company requirements.

Report any issues with machine to team leader and or a Director.

Ensure own working environment is kept in good order with all materials used being stored correctly and safely in line with BRC and ISO14001 environmental requirements.

Assist in general factory routines as and when required.

Ensuring that all policies for product quality, safety and hygiene are followed and that all incidents are reported immediately to Team Supervisor/ Director.

Knowledge and experience:

Good knowledge of flexo/hot foil/finishing an advantage

Self-motivated and practical.

Basic PC skills

Skills and abilities:

Well organised, with ability to effectively manage own time and prioritise work

Good attention to detail.

Ability to produce jobs correctly and accurately first time.

Good interpersonal skills, with ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with a range of people.

Demonstrates a flexible approach to changing priorities and the ability to work under pressure, turn around jobs within an agreed time frame

Ability to work as part of a team.

Able to achieve high levels of accuracy

To have a reliable, flexible, and systematic approach to work

Attention to detail.


Problem solving

Making change work

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: £24,000.00-£30,000.00 per year


Company pension

25 days Holiday + banks

Company Sickness Scheme

Death in service benefits 2 x times your salary (after 1 years’ service)

Free parking

A quality branded uniform is provided


Full time position

7.5 hour shift

Alternative shifts 6am -1.30pm 1.30pm to 9pm

Monday to Friday

Optional overtime

**Please no agencies**

 Work Location: In person

Expected start date: 26/08/2024