Print / Production Operative – Signage & Large Format


Job summary

Future Recruitment Ltd
£Competitive Depending on Experience + Overtime + Pension + Parking
Printing, Printing - Digital Printing, Printing - Gravure, Printing - Wide Format
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job


PRINT / PRODUCTION OPERATIVE – SIGNAGE & LARGE FORMAT                                    


£Competitive Depending on Experience + Overtime + Pension + Parking 

Hours: Days (however in busy period this may change to shift work so candidates will need to be flexible however this is on a rare occasion)

Our client is a Sign and Large Format company based in the South East. They are currently looking to recruit a Print / Production Operative to join their busy Production Team.

The role: 

  • The Production Operative is directly responsible to the Head of Production and is an integral part of the Production Team. 
  • Working closely with all members of the Production Team the role involves all aspects of Sign Manufacture & Production.  
  • The Production Operative works according to guidance set out by the Head of Production.
  • It is important to be able to produce all work in the most time efficient & cost effective way possible. This must be done through constant monitoring and updating of In house Systems & Procedures. 
  • The role is mainly Workshop based however there maybe occasional requirement for Site Work. 


  • The Production Operative is required to perform the following duties during the different phases of the day-to-day production process:
     Monitoring of the Production Calendar
  • Taking instruction from the Head of Production 
  • Checking Works Order Details prior to Production
  • Production of all aspect of Signage using relevant Machinery, Tools & Printers
  • Quality Control. 
  • Colour & Material Spec
  • Monitoring of all Stock Materials
  • Accurate Time Sheets 
  • Working on Flexible Shift Rota.
  • Monitoring Health & Safety in the Workshop. Trailing Cables, Eye & Ear Protection, Fork Lift Movements & Monthly Workshop Checks. 
  • Responsibility for Workshop Tidiness & Presentation. Bins, Tools, Work Stations & Equipment
  • Late Shift Lock Up. All Doors, Windows, Gates, Shutter & Fork Lift to be secured & Alarm Set


  • The Production Operative must have strong multi-tasking abilities, be a good team player and be able to work calmly under pressure and without constant supervision. 
  • The Production Operative needs to be hardworking and efficient, and must have excellent organisational and communication skills. 
  • The Production Operative needs a very good understanding of the Production Process, Machinery (Training Given) and of the different phases of production.


  • Vutek/HP/Mimaki Printers
  • Seal & Sallmetall Laminators
  • HP Laser Cutter
  • Kongsberg X44 Edge



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