Artwork / Repro QC - Hull

Kairos Recruitment Group
Kingston Upon Hull
£20k - £30k pa
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Packaging Artworker / Repro Operator QC's

SALARY; Negotiable depending on experience

Company: A world leading packaging agency who work on huge brands and are involved from design stages right through to full print production consulting and managing each stage of the process

Urgently looking for experienced Artwork / Repro QC's, confident checking artwork for spelling, text, colour, images etc. for a national, well-respected market leader based in Hull. You will join a forward thinking team of Artworkers, Designers, Printers and Studio Managers, working for global well known brands including major UK supermarkets.

This is a rare opportunity to progress your career within the packaging industry to join an expanding company with presence in various countries across the world. The successful candidates will receive excellent industry training, career prospects and longevity.

The successful candidate for this Proofreader / Artwork QC opportunity will have:

- Recent proofreading experience, checking artwork on a technical level against briefs

- Experience within the packaging industry

- Repro knowledge - trapping, bleeds, colour correction etc.

- Worked in the graphics industry - essential from print / packaging agency

- Working knowledge of Plateroom specifications

The purpose of this role is to be responsible and accountable for the Quality Assurance within the studio. You will be responsible for checking all files & proofs before release to customer/client or production. You will ensure jobs comply with the relevant printer specification/guidelines.

To be considered for this role it is ESSENTIAL that you have experience in a similar QC / QUALITY CONTROL position within the print and packaging industry. Or you will have experience in an artworker role with QC duties.