CAD Designer / Pre - Press Operator - Cartons

North East
£21K - £34K + Pension Contributions + Life Assurance + Private Medical Insurance
27 Nov 2017
27 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

PK5070 - CAD DESIGNER / PRE-PRESS OPERATOR                             

NORTH EAST (Please contact me for further location details)

£21K - £34K + Pension Contributions + Life Assurance + Private Medical Insurance

Our client is a manufacturer of printed folded cartons for a range of market sectors including food, now established in an outstanding modern factory they are looking to build on recent investments in new machinery.They are currently looking to recruit a CAD Designer / Pre-Press Operator to join their production team. 

The ideal candidate will have knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures. Experience in carton manufacturing is essential.

Responsibilities / Requirements:

  • Ambitious with a full technical understanding of lithographic printing processes to create print ready files as well as knowledge of print finishing processes
  • Providing support to the busy Production team
  • Working to tight deadlines, setting up and producing accurate mock-up and conceptual CAD prototype samples
  • You will have excellent levels of cardboard engineering skills and therefore 2 years minimum packaging experience is a must
  • Solid experience of working within a pre-press environment and have a keen eye for colour and colour matching skills
  • Knowledge and experience of using Arden Impact CAD system, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Kodak Prinergy would be a distinct advantage