Pre-press Mac Operator/ CAD Operator

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary
£Negotiable
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
25 Sep 2017
Ref
AG2227
Discipline
Pre-Press, Printing
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Position:

Pre-Press Mac Operator/ Cad Operator

Location:

Birmingham

Salary:

£Dependant on experience

The Company:

Large format digital printing company

The Role:

  • Be excellently skilled and be fully literate in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and other Mac based software to perform all artworking requirements and conversant standard PC based office software
  • Ensure all artwork adheres to the job detail and brief, colour matches and client brand guidelines
  • Offer creative input into our own marketing requirements and undertake occasional creative design briefs for clients
  • Work proficiently as an integral part of a busy, friendly production team
  • Essentially be conversant in 3D software for CAD engineering to create FSDUs, CDUs, etc.
  • Upkeep operational systems and software and ideally have a working understanding of networking to act as a liaison between the business and our external IT. suppliers
  • Operate small format and large format digital printers to produce a variety of printed matter
  • The candidate will display a passion for producing quality service and work and will have a depth of experience in working within the studio of a print manufacturing business preparing artwork for production on a variety of different digitally printed materials, products and machinery from portable display stands to FSDU’s.
  • They will demonstrate an ability to work on their own initiative, manage their time effectively working to tight deadlines at speed and accuracy.
  • They will have the confidence to suggest and implement new procedures and techniques with prior approval and be able to schedule their workload to meet all deadlines

Requirements:

  • A “never fail” attitude to meeting deadlines
  • Ability to produce and proof print-ready artwork without assistance
  • Excellent interpersonal skills whether dealing with clients, external suppliers or colleagues
  • Experience working on files for a varied range of print production
  • Understanding of corporate brand guidelines and provide artwork within those guidelines
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
  • A detailed knowledge of small and large format digital printing products and techniques