Proofer

Job Reference: WM – 2487

Location: Herefordshire

Salary: £25,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Proofer

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain highest level of cleanliness and 6s standards in pre-press area (daily checklist);
  • Ensure correct Plates and other consumables are always available.
  • All H&S aspects are adhered to.
  • Mounting plates for print jobs accurately using correct plates, sleeves and tapes.
  • Correctly identify, record and report any plate damage.
  • Strip plates without causing any damage to plates.
  • Helping with proof problems on and off press as and when required.
  • Assist with Plate cleaning and storage as/when required

About You:

  • To maintain high standards of work at all times
  • To control hazards
  • To take ownership and responsibility for ensuring mounted plates for jobs are ready and available on time
  • Checking work instructions to ensure all parameters are correct for Print jobs before plate mounting.
  • To ensure all necessary administration work is complete as per the instructions
  • To adhere to all health and safety requirements
  • To maintain all housekeeping duties within the pre press area

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment would be preferable

Specific Skills and Abilities

  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • An effective team player
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritise work
  • Proactive and flexible approach
  • Good time keeping and attendance
  • Basic Computer skills required (eg FlexNet / SAP).

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK