Future Recruitment Ltd

Cut & Crease Minder - Packaging

£ Open (Depending on Experience)
11 Feb 2019
15 Feb 2019
Hollie James
Full Time
Contract Type


SCOTLAND (Please contact me for further location details)

£ Open (Depending on Experience) + Pension - My client will help towards relocation costs

Shifts: 3x 12 Hour Shifts Per Week (Days - 6:00am to 6:00pm / Nights - 6:00pm to 6:00am)

Our client is a leading international manufacturer of premium branded speciality packaging. With multi-site manufacturing capabilities in the UK, allowing them to produce a range of litho, flexo, screen and digital printed labels, leaflets and cartons.

Due to investment within the company, they are currently looking to recruit a Cut & Crease Minder to ensure their Bobst machines are running to full capacity during all production-run times whilst ensuring good quality products are produced.

Technical Expertise:
  • Load, set-up, and make ready machines to the highest productivity levels whilst ensuring that the quality of product is maintained
  • Check load, make any necessary adjustments to maintain speed and quality
  • Carry out quality control on products before they are passed to the next production process
  • Understand various processes and their impact on the next process
  • Carry out daily cleaning and routine maintenance of machines and work area
  • Ensure correct tooling is used for the jobs

Service Excellence:
  • Continuous product quality control during machine run to ensure that all products procedures meet the customers prescribed standards
  • Maximising efficiencies to achieve annual KPI targets
  • Assist team members to ensure that the departmental targets are achieved
  • Undertake buddy checks for other operators
  • Complete all relevant paperwork for each job run
  • Adhere to company absence and timekeeping policies
  • Other reasonable tasks which may be assigned by the Team Leader

Health & Safety:
  • Adhere to Company Safety, Hygiene, Environmental & Quality policies and procedures

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience as a Cut & Crease Minder
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure in a fast-paced & high volume manufacturing environment
  • Good understanding of processes within a print packaging environment
  • Commercial aware of the cost of waste, machine performance and absenteeism etc.
  • Good attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Initiative
  • Team Working
  • Tenacity
  • Thoroughness
  • Concern for standards
  • Culturally Adaptable