Flexographic & Screen Printer

Equals One
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: circa £26,000, Bonus: 3%
23 Jun 2017
22 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Flexographic & Screen Printer

Full Time

Salary: Salary:  circa £26,000, Bonus: 3%



The printer is responsible for producing printed materials from rolls and either re-roll or sheet.


Essential Job Functions


·To produce print of a high quality in both colour and image. 

·To inform Management of any new plates/screens that are required.

·To ensure that all documentation (e.g. manufacturing records, time sheets etc.) is completed correctly and neatly and in a timely manner.

·To keep an adequate stock of inks and consumables and re-order through the Materials Controller in a timely fashion.

·Operate presses without supervision.

·Resolve problems on the press as they arrive.

·The operation of machinery in a safe and proper manner, informing Management of any issues that will compromise the safety or efficiency of the machine(s).

·To ensure that the work place is kept clean and tidy at all times.

·Be aware of the requirements of the organisation's Quality Assurance systems and take responsibility for all its obligations.

·To represent the Company image as being one of high integrity at all times when representing the Company both internally and externally and behave in a manner both on and off duty befitting the Company image and standards. 

·To undertake training / personal development to enable competent performance of all relevant tasks.

·Any other duties which can reasonably be expected of the post holder given their knowledge, skills and experience.


Health and Safety


It is the responsibility of every employee to comply with both Company Health and Safety Regulations and the Health and Safety at Work Act to ensure that a safe working environment is maintained at all times.Working Conditions

Factory conditions working with solvent based and UV inks and computer use.  Appropriate Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) is required to be worn (PPE provided includes clothing, glasses/goggles, caps and safety shoes).



·The ability to read, understand and complete quality documentation.

·Accuracy/Attention to detail and a team player.

·Rotary or flat screen printing or flexographic printing experience required (ideally both rotary screen & flexographic printing).

·Able to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach.

·Educated to a reasonable standard.