Trainee Printer

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Full-time, permanent, 37.5 hours per week, double day shift (rotating weekly)

6am to 2pm Monday to Friday, half an hour unpaid lunch

2pm-10pm Monday to Friday, half an hour unpaid lunch

Are you looking for a career in label printing? This role will start by supporting the printers in our pre-press department and then will progress to full training on our machines. We are focused on providing innovative, quality solutions to our customers for a wide range of packaging requirements. This is a great opportunity for a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to join our thriving, passionate Production team and help continue to build on our long-term success and contribute to our growth strategy. We are a family owned business which has invested heavily in the very best equipment and site, working to ISO9001, PS9000 and BRC standards.

The role will initially include:

·       Plate mounting, assembly of print cylinders, Anilox selection and preparation, ink preparation, cutter and tool mounting, material loading and change overs

·       Strip down press/make ready for next job

·       Check print job schedule running order to improve shift efficiency

·       Contribute to maintaining a continuous improvement culture

·       Provide cover on press when required (following successful training)

·       EFIA training will be offered after successful completion of the probationary period, leading to a professionally recognised qualification

Key requirements:

·       Effective communication skills, both written and verbal (English language essential)

·       GCSE in English and Maths (or equivalent)

·       Able to work independently and as part of a team essential

·       Excellent attention to detail and ability to follow instructions/procedures essential

·       PC literate

Experience required:

·      Manufacturing experience advantageous

·      Previous pre-press/printing experience advantageous

·      If you have little experience but want to learn then please contact us as full training will be given 

Royston Labels Ltd offers a competitive salary and benefits for this role. If you are interested in working in our dynamic, fast-growing company please send your CV and cover letter to; Thank you. 


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