Repro Operator / Pre-Press / Packaging / Mac Operator

Recruiter
Kairos Recruitment Group
Location
Leicestershire
Posted
15 Apr 2018
Closes
18 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PACKAGING REPRO / ARTPRO OPERATOR / MAC OPERATOR

BASED ON SITE AT THE CLIENT IN LEICESTER

SALARY - £22,000 - £28,000 DOE

Company - This is to work for a company which specialise in a wide range of packaging within the food, personal and home care, and beverage industry. This Mac Operator / Repro Operator will be used to checking files.

Role:

  • Learn to create artwork for the client, following client's brand guidelines or design requirements
  • Ability to create multilingual artwork whilst maintaining consistency
  • Ensure artwork is achievable within print production constraints
  • Prepare accurate packaging artwork from approved designs and briefs
  • Ensure all quality control procedures are adhered to and all relevant documents are completed
  • To ensure that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printers specifications i.e. Flexographic, Lithographic , Gravure etc.
  • Offering technical advice and ensuring all artwork is achievable within print production constraints

Requirements:

  • Experience of using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Over 2 years Repro expereince
  • Experience of creating Technical Packaging Artwork
  • Knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures
  • Knowledge of Esko Artpro is essential
  • Experience of the print industry and processes i.e. flexo, litho, gravure
  • Knowledge of Prinect, HP SmartStream, Esko Colour Engine
  • Colour management experience
  • Proven experience of artwork creation and manipulation to a high standard
  • Ability to understand and execute instructions
  • Adhere to internal workflows
  • Manage own workload and keep to deadlinesPlease note; we will not pass on any of your details without prior consent!

Key words; artwork / mac operator / packaging / adobe creative suite / branding / brand guidelines / Packaging / Illustrator /prepress / repro / esko / Prinect / HP SmartStream / HP DFE / Esko / Colour Engine / Heidelberg / Artpro

Interviews are being conducted as soon as possible for this vacancy, so if you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible and register your details with us

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