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Apprentice Pre Press Operator Fisherprint Ltd

Apprenticeship with a family run Print and Signage company with over 60 years’ experience. A fantastic opportunity to work within our Pre Press department and with highly skilled and experienced professionals.

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Closing date: 17 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    18 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to train within our Pre Press department.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Apple Mac and PC operation using graphic packages such as Adobe In-Design, Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Agfa Apogee imposition and proofing
  • Basic page creation and design
  • Proof reading and Quality control
  • Plate making
  • Digital Press operation
  • Good Manufacturing Practice
  • Health and safety

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Computer literate
  • Practical
  • Mechanically minded

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Willingness to learn and take instruction
  • Time conscious
  • Motivated
  • Able to work under pressure

Desired qualifications

GCSE at 7-4/A-C English and maths or equivalent.

Future prospects

Full time position as Pre Press Operator.

Things to consider

Vacancy will close early if the right candidate is found - apply early to avoid disappointment.

Please note you may be contacted via e-mail for interview.

Shift work potential for the future.
Hours can range from:

  • 8am-4pm
  • 6:30am-2pm
  • 2pm-9:30pm

All applications must be made through Apprenticeship vacancies. Do not contact the employer direct as this may result in your application not being considered.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

About the employer

Long established Family Print Business with over 60 year experience in Commercial/Pharmaceutical Lithographic Printing.


Fisherprint Ltd


Padholme Road East



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Training provider

British Printing Industries Federation

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by British Printing Industries Federation


Sam Greenwell 01676 526030

  • Level 3 Print Technician Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional English/Maths where required
  • Off-the-Job Training

Apprenticeship standard

Print technician

Level 3 (A level)

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