UV Flexo Press Operator

  • Job Reference: PK7025
  • Date Posted: 7 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
  • Website: https://www.futurerecruitment.com
  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Attractive Basic Salary plus Shift Rate
  • Sector: Packaging, Production, Print
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

NEW VACANCY! (PK7025)

UV FLEXO PRESS OPERATOR

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE / BEDFORDSHIRE / HERTFORDSHIRE / OXFORDSHIRE

Attractive Basic Salary plus Shift Rate - plus Overtime at x1.5 flat rate + Pension scheme

Monday to Friday 6am-2pm & 2pm-10pm

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual, with recent experience of flexographic printing to join a well-established company with continued and sustained growth.

In this busy role, your main duties will be to produce quality long run printing to client specifications operating 8-9 colour MPS or Nilpeter presses with foiling, reverse print etc.
You will be expected to carry out routine machine maintenance and keep the press at optimum condition as well as general housekeeping.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working within the narrow web label sector, but consideration will also be given to candidates with any flexographic print experience.

The role:

  • Ensure machinery runs at maximum output
  • Maximise uptime and minimise downtime
  • To achieve daily/weekly production targets
  • To work in a safe manner adhering to laid down health and safety procedures
  • To keep work area clean tidy ensuring that the highest standards of housekeeping are always maintained
  • To assist in other roles and other departments and functions as business need requires

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • It is highly beneficial to have experience in printing of self-adhesive labels, specifically operating 8-9 colour plus decorative finishes
  • A good eye for colour and detail and the ability to examine printed material to a high quality standard
  • Demonstrable experience of good communication skills & working in a team
  • Demonstrable experience of working to high quality standards
  • Demonstrable evidence of good housekeeping practices
  • Ability to take responsibility for output and quality of labels produced
  • Health and safety awareness
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and work to tight deadlines whilst maintaining focus and attention to detail
  • Methodical approach
  • Concern for standards and results focused
  • Ability to work on own initiative