Production Operative - Berkshire - £27k

Reference: PrintMatch1464

We're looking for a good print and finishing all-rounder with the successful candidate coming form a large format printing background.

The following requirements are of paramount importance to meet the needs of this fast-paced and steadily growing business.

  • A team player, attending the daily department meeting to understand your team’s workload
  • Assisting other teams in the business when necessary to maintain the flow of production
  • Communicating effectively to maintain smooth production workflow, using our spec sheets and works order
  • Reporting back to Production Manager on errors and mistakes to help improve internal systems
  • Essential time keeping to internal deadlines
  • Exercising quality control at all times including colour accuracy, colour consistency, artwork quality, artwork accuracy, print quality and material quality and ensuring work is printed to a high standard
  • Ensuring the working environment is clean and tidy, in a safe and fit state for work at all times, and communicating low stock
  • Maintaining the printing equipment on which you are working during your shift in accordance with the manufacturers recommendations and company policy/standards
  • Finishing such as weeding, taping up, laminating, mounting, trimming, application of fixings, collating, packing, labeling, dispatching
  • Updating the Clarity SFDC system as you start and complete tasks

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have good organisational and communication skills
  • Be able to work on their own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Exceptional attention to detail and ability to overcome challenges
  • Punctual and flexible including overtime
  • Experience with operating and maintaining some if not all of the following printers: Vutek, Mimaki, HP, Acuity/Arizona
  • Experience with operating and maintaining some if not all of the following finishing equipment: Zund, Kongsberg, Laminators, Vinyl Plotters
  • Experience with mounting, laminating, vinyl weeding and application

We are looking for a team player with a positive attitude, an individual committed to giving 100% customer satisfaction. You will of course be organised, professional and an excellent communicator and able to build relationships internally. We are looking for hard workers with a keen eye for detail.

If this sounds like you, please get in touch!


Alternatively, we have a number of other vacancies we are currently dealing with across various categories that include: Account Manager, Account Executive, Account Director, Project Manager, Production Manager, Estimator, Buyer, Sales Manager, Sales Executive. Call us on 01279 772967 or 772968




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