Pre-Press Operator

North West England

Job summary

Future Recruitment Ltd
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job




Salary Guide Up To £34K + Company Pension + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Hours: 8.15am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday

Our client is a very well established Printed Folded Carton Manufacturer based in the North West, due to the ongoing success of the company, they are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Pre-Press Operator to support the work within the Repro and CAD department.

As a Pre-Press Operator, you will provide Artwork, Repro and Pre-Press Services

Role Responsibilities:

  • Create and amend artwork to customer supplied briefs/technical specifications and files
  • Produce accurate proofs for customer approval
  • Repro customer approved artworks for the lithographic process
  • Check print ready files to customer approved/supplied file using digital comparator to ensure accuracy
  • Plan and multi up files in accordance with the production work ticket
  • Perform content and quality checks to production files/proofs prior to sending files for printing plate production
  • Record activities accurately on departmental trackers
  • Provide technical support to customers either by telephone or site visit if required
  • Provide support to QA Team for customer visits and audits
  • Ensure good working relationships with all internal and external staff/customers you come into contact with
  • Ensure working environment, which includes digital desktop as well as physical desktop and office area, are kept clean and tidy at all times
  • During busy periods provide support where necessary within the department
  • Ensure adherence at all times to the Company's Quality Assurance Policies and Procedures and maintain compliance to appropriate standards
  • The quality management system has been designed and developed to meet the requirements of ISO9001, PS9000, BRC, FSC and PEFC. The quality management system defines the Company's policies and standard operating procedures on design, product security and safety, hygiene, environment, resource and training
  • Carry out work safely in the interests of other employees and themselves, in compliance with current legislation and Company Environmental, Health & Safety procedures to including general housekeeping
  • Any other tasks associated with this role, which are suited to the individual's abilities and level of training as directed by the Line Manager

Role Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of Artwork, Repro and Pre-Press software and processes. This is to include Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat, etc)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Good communication skillss

There is good opportunity for growth and development within this role / company

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