Luxury Packaging Operator

£Attractive Salary
11 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A printing company specialising in high quality presentation products and luxury packaging is looking to grow their enthusiastic and dedicated team with the addition of a seasoned professional in the production of luxury packaging and presentation products.

Job Role

Luxury Packaging/Rigid Box, POB and Special Finishing Operator in a fast paced and challenging

printing environment.

Primary responsibilities will include:

- Production of POB rigid boxes in short to medium run lengths. This will include all aspects of

the production process including the operation of semi automatic equipment.

- Production of POB ring binders in short to medium run lengths. This includes the use of a casemaker, riveter, creaser etc.

- Foiling, embossing, debossing

- Die cutting folding carton boxes and presentation folders

- Managing and training a small team of casual workers to work on the production line/assembly etc

Required Skills

- Foiling and embossing/debossing using Hand fed or automatic foiling equipment

- Running rigid box making machinery (e.g. Crathern, Hongming)

- Running PoB casemakers (e.g. CMC Italia, Perondi)

- Hand finishing of rigid boxes

- Standard finishing techniques including guillotining, paper drilling etc

- Comfortable managing and training casual workers

Skills that would be advantageous

- Die cutting - Heidelberg Platen, Cylinder, Crossland (handfed), Bobst etc

- Zund/ cad cutter Operation for prototyping and short run production

- Knowledge of Cad software e.g. Impact, Artios, Kasemake

The candidate must possess the following qualities:

- Technically/mechanically minded

- Good problem solving skills

- Attention to detail

- Ability to work on fiddly projects

- Good work ethic and time keeping

- Honest

- Eager to learn

- Works well with others

- Accepts constructive criticism

- Not intimidated by change

- Helps others by passing on knowledge

- Goes the extra mile