Due to increase in production volumes and investment in new plant Weber seek to recruit additional Flexographic Press Operators to complement our existing team within our busy label production department.
The successful applicant will be responsible for the printing of high quality labels to customer’s specifications, whilst maintaining a high quality standard and finishing level throughout.
Must be able to work effectively and efficiently without the need for ongoing supervision.
Previous experience producing high quality printed labels on a high speed press is essential.
The position will involve both shift work on a two or three shift rota and non-shift work. Shift work will attract a premium rate.
It is essential that the applicant is able to successfully differentiate colours.
Duties and responsibilities
Running a multi-colour Flexographic printing press with up to 10 colour web , 250mm to 400mm wide, producing high quality labels on a variety of materials and in a variety of finishes.
Experience in printing using U/V and water based inks and varnishes.
Experience of using foils and laminates would be of benefit but not essential.
Able to differentiate colour and read and check copy.
Responsible for ensuring that the product is made to specification, to a high standard and all quality checks are carried out in accordance with company ISO quality standards and operating procedures.
Troubleshooting issues with regards to output and quality.
Accurate recording of time and material used against each job and recording of non-production time.
Ensuring that the work area, equipment and machinery are kept clean and tidy during shift and at end of shift, in accordance with working procedures.
Strict adherence to all health and safety and environmental policies relating to the role and work area will be required at all times.
A willingness to accept and adapt to change whilst assisting to achieve continued improvements and reductions in waste will be essential.