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Printer - Labels or Flexible Packaging




£Open depending on abilities / Shifts are Dependent on Press (TBC)

Our Client are an award winning UK manufacturer of self-adhesive label and flexible packaging supplying FMCG, Personal Care, Automotive, Household and Healthcare markets among many others.

Due to continued growth and investment they are looking to recruit a Printer to join their busy Production Department.

Job duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Running multi-colour flexo presses
  • Technical knowledge of label printing, materials and tooling and flexible packaging
  • Knowledge of Nilpeter, Gallus or MPS presses would be a distinct advantage
  • Responsible for quality throughout the run, efficiency, housekeeping and health and safety
  • The role will involve heavy manual handling and shift working.
  • Responsible for quality throughout the run, efficiency, housekeeping and health and safety
  • Working in a team environment and interface with Sales, Customer Services and Production teams
  • Utilising AVT Helios full inspection system whilst printing to ensure high quality standard is maintained

Qualifications/Skills Required

  • A positive attitude to achieving deadlines within demanding time frames & be an excellent team player, and have the ability to work on your own initiative
  • Experience in producing high quality labels
  • Hot foil and screen print experience an advantage (but training can be given)
  • Wide knowledge of material substrates.
  • Experience of producing multi layered (Peel and Read) Labels an advantage
  • Good problem solving skills, on press and with product innovation.
  • High level of attention to detail and a competent level of computer literacy
  • A willingness to continually improve the process
  • Thorough understanding of quality procedures and work flows within a print department
  • Be able to work on their own initiative whilst communicating with the team
  • Excellent timekeeping and communication skills
  • Packaging industry experience/exposure
  • Technical understanding of flexographic printed labels and flexible packaging

Printer - Labels or Flexible Packaging

West Yorkshire
no work experience required
High school
£30,000 - £39,999

Published on 20 Sep 2021

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