Future Recruitment Ltd

Flexo Press Operator

Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
£Open depending on Experience
Posted
06 Jul 2021
Closes
27 Jul 2021
Ref
PK6860
Contact
Nicola Hurd
Discipline
Packaging
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


NEW VACANCY! (PK6860)

FLEXO PRESS OPERATOR

CAMBRIDGESHIRE

£Open depending on Experience

Hours: 3 shifts, 5 days a week (6am - 2pm / 2pm - 10pm / 10pm - 6am)

Our client is expanding its portfolio in Europe and has an exciting opportunity for a Flexographic Press Operator to join their global production / manufacturing company at their UK facility. Reporting to the Plant Manager the successful candidate will need to have a continuous improvement mindset and a focus on health & safety.

Job Overview:
The Flexo Press Operator is responsible for supporting goals of the plant in efficient operation of a flexographic press, printing to specification ensuring consistent quality. This is a technical and skilled position requiring strong mechanical aptitude and previous flexographic press experience. Candidates should have solid print environment experience, strong math skills, good attendance, and a desire to grow and learn with a label career focus

The following skills and experience are ideally required:
  • Follow all standard safety guidelines
  • Set up/adjust flexo press for job runs to meet specifications
  • Mix and match colours to PMS book.
  • Must have working knowledge of ink management for water base and UV inks
  • Monitor product and computerised equipment for quality during job runs.
  • Check precision of detail against specifications.
  • Take action to correct any problems
  • Print jobs maintaining optimum production rate, colour density, registration, and quality standard within company and customer guidelines
  • Interface with production software to record job status, material, and labour information
  • Comply with all company procedures, safety, and quality guidelines
  • Ensure proper cleanliness of press, work station, and immediate press area by following good housekeeping practice


Requirements:
  • Exhibit safety-first attitude from proper PPE compliance to maintaining an environmentally safe and hazard-free work environment.
  • Compliance with all workplace and product safety standards required
  • 2 years' experience in flexographic print/ manufacturing process
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced team environment and adapt to change
  • Basic computer skills
  • Demonstrate problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Positive attitude and quality conscious
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Responsible for working required overtime

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