Relief Printer

Job Reference: WM – 2474

Location: Herefordshire

Salary: £25,850

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


Covering For Printer

  • Maintain highest possible standards at all times.
  • Control of hazardous liquids, inks & solvents.
  • Operate Print presses.
  • Control quality.
  • Setting up of machine.
  • Running to optimum output.
  • Maintaining general housekeeping duties within area.
  • Delegate duties to Print Assistants.

Print Assistant

  • Working with a print operator, the role involves maintaining a supply of material to the press and ensuring inks and solvents are at hand for the press operator.
  • The role also requires a degree of forward planning to ensure work schedules are achieved.
  • Maintaining good housekeeping and general tidiness within the working environment whilst working to a strict company health & safety policy.
  • Good time keeping and attendance is essential.

Print Services Technician

  • Anilox Cleaning & Rensmann operation
  • Operation of the ultrasonic cleaning system, measure and record all measurements using the Anicam measuring devise and apply new reading onto the Aniloxes.
  • Operation of the Rensmann wash tank and cleaning all press ancillary items to the desired standard. Safe storage of dirty and clean trays in their defined locations.
  • Plate stripping and cleaning.
  • To be able to remove a plate from a printing sleeve without stretching or ripping the plates, recording any damaged or unfit plates into the correct data base for identification purposes.
  • The operation of the Polymount plate cleaner, plate inspection and recording data on any damaged / fit for purpose / missing plates and returning all plates into correct file locations.

About You:

  • Lead by example, ensuring a safe and efficient workplace is maintained at all times
  • Achieve the required company quality standards ensuring both internal and external customer satisfaction
  • Ensure that Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are monitored, and targets achieved
  • Liaise and coordinate with support functions to progress issues concerning

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