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Print Assistant – Lithographic

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Print Assistant – Lithographic
Manufacturing and Production
West Malling
Up to £22746.4 per annum + + Benefits
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Sonia Katewu

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Updated: Wed, May 04, 2022 11:56 AM

Salary : £22,746.40
Hours: Shifts will be 6am-6pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Days: Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Benefits for the Lithographic Print Assistant include:

– 180 hours holiday entitlement + applicable Statutory Bank Holidays
– Workplace Pension
– Training on all relevant IMS`s and personal development in line with the role
– Overtime available, paid at x1.5 standard hourly rate
– Shift Premium of 20% paid when working on weekend days

Due to continuous growth, my client is looking to recruit an experienced Lithographic Print Assistant.

The ideal Candidate would need to have Lithographic experience and would be happy to work on Friday, Saturday and Sunday each week.

Main Responsibilities:
Locating/clearing away of materials, job bags, inks and plates required for specific jobs to/from print machine by means of hand operated and electric pallet trucks
Assist with wash up on printing press as required
Provide feeder-end cover for machine operators during periods of absence or as otherwise directed
Strip down pallet wrappings and use binding machine to dispose of correctly
Prepare material as directed by the operators or Print Manager
Utilisation of the pile-turner(s) where necessary to assist with material preparation
Completion of administration, including using IMS systems as necessary
Empty bins of waste into compactor / open top bins
Removal of chemical waste for collection
General housekeeping including tidying up of the department
Any other duties as request the machine operators or a member of the management team

Skills and Attributes:
Being able to work well within a team and as an individual
Ability to prioritise multiple tasks and work under strict timescales
Ability to remain calm under pressure
Confident and enthusiastic with a desire to learn and develop through continuous training
Good communication skills
Strong interpersonal and organisational skills
Experience of working within the packaging/greetings cards sector an advantage
Organised, methodical and logical approach to work
Able and willing to do overtime during busy periods.

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