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Senior Machine Operator - Label Printing



Shift Patterns available:
£26,000 (variable based on experience)
* Double Day Shifts - 1 week on 6.15am till 2.15pm & 1 week on 1.45pm till 22.15pm Monday to Thursday, then Friday 1.45pm till 7.15pm

£28,000 (variable based on experience)
* Permanent Night Shift - Monday night through till Friday AM 9.45pm till 6.30am, then Friday evening 6.45pm till 11.15pm

Holiday Entitlement: 25 days + public holidays, Private Healthcare, Pension (matched up to 7%), Incentive Bonus, Death in Service benefit (3 x salary) plus other benefits

Our Client is currently looking for a label printer with experience within the flexographic printing business, history of machines such as Nilpeter, Mark Andy, Gallus etc. and experience working on multi-colour work would be very beneficial to this role. The main function of the Machine Operator is to set up, operate and dismantle a variety of color press and ancillary equipment.

Duties to involve:

  • To produce rolls of self-adhesive labels, tickets & tags
  • Consistently achieve productivity targets
  • Always maintain optimum quality
  • Complete accurate job records - time recording
  • Maintain optimum Health and Safety standards and keep press and work area clean at all times
  • Candidates should demonstrate an understanding of the functions and basic mechanical workings of most machines under limited supervision
  • Performs appropriate functional quality tests for operations performed on all equipment
  • Have a working knowledge of job related policies and procedures
  • Comply with all required safety practices and regulations
  • Train new operators in finishing operations

Skills required:

  • Good general level education.
  • 1 - 3 years of related experience operating finishing and/or label conversion equipment
  • Experience of operating high speed production machinery
  • Experience of working on a production environment to high quality standards and meeting targets and deadlines
  • General computer skills and numerical skills
  • Ability to use initiative with excellent problem solving skills
  • Flexible approach with the ability to follow detailed instructions

Deciding to join this company is as much a lifestyle choice as a career decision. They offer a modern, professional working environment that is enjoyable to be part of, as well as opportunities for training and career development. The company culture is one of inclusion and diversity, they find diverse teams perform better - they are more successful at solving problems and are more innovative. This client serves communities around the world, and having diverse teams helps them to better understand their customers and their needs, which sets them apart from competitors and drives future success.

Senior Machine Operator - Label Printing

no work experience required

Published on 6 Jan 2020