Large Format Printer Operator - Team Leader

Colchester, Essex
Up to £30k
10 Apr 2017
10 May 2017
Printing, Wide Format
Full Time
Contract Type

Large Format Printer Operator - Team Leader 


UIS are the UKs leading producer of high quality fabric graphics produced using dye sublimation technology. we are one of only three companies in the UK using the Reggiani Renoir 340 Pro - the worlds fastest and highest quality 3.4m wide fabric printing machine printing fabric at put to 400m2 per hour. Based in Colchester , Essex.

Due to continued growth we are seeking a high calibre individual to lead our printing team.

To operate and maintain the Reggiani Printer and other printers including Mimaki JV5 320DS and HP latex printers. To help with other activities throughout the company including heat pressing, laser cutting and finishing of fabric and fabrication of frames.

You will be responsible for producing work to the highest standard possible in a tidy and organised fashion, adhering to all health and safety regulations, and ensuring that deadlines are met.


  • At least 7 years experience in operating super wide and wide format printers - these could be UV and other printers
  • Expert knowledge in using Rip software and the Adobe CS - Illustrator, photoshop, indesign, acrobat

  • Knowledge of zund or similar cutters and their software

  • Proven ability to manage a team and work with others

  • Ability to work under pressure whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy & always displaying a professional attitude

  • Excellent computing, mechanical and analytical skills

  • Excellent ability to communicate with customers

  • Flexibility when it comes to working hours

  • Knowledge of dye sublimation would be a plus. But training will be given in this area

Required experience: Superwide/large format printing: 7 years​

Please apply if you have the relevant experience and the right to work in the UK.

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