Flexographic Printer / Operator


Plymouth, United Kingdom
Job Type
£10 per hour, DOE

Our Client, a successful manufacturing company based in Estover, Plymouth, manufacture, distribute and supply arts, crafts and stationery products to retailers globally.  Due to high demand for their products, a position has arisen for a new Flexographic Printer/Operator.  The primary responsibility for the successful candidate will be to operate an Edale Alpha 250 5 Colour machine, so experience and skill in the use of this machine would be beneficial or a very similar piece of equipment or process.

Key responsibilities

  • Review job/task specification to determine the appropriate press set up
  • Complete set up of label printing presses
  • Perform all make-ready tasks and make necessary colour corrections before production runs
  • Ensure quality control during the run
  • Ink mixing and colour matching
  • Use and maintain print plates and rollers, including anilox rollers and doctor blades
  • Comply with the appropriate health & safety procedures and legislation
  • Liaise with the design team as necessary

Hours of work

Monday to Thursday – 8.30am to 5pm and Friday 7.00am to 3.30pm


If you are an experienced Flexographic Printer  and are currently looking for a new challenge, then please submit an up to date CV by using the ‘apply’ button below. 

For informal chat, please phone 01752 252533 and ask for Nigel. Many thanks for your interest.

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