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Apprentice Graphics/Garment Printer EMPIRE PRINTING & EMBROIDERY LTD

Great opportunity to work for a modern and rapidly growing family run garment decoration and design company. Looking for a self motivated individual willing to learn and become proficient in all aspects of the printing department with the opportunity for the candidate to help manage the department.

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £139.75

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm Total hours per week: 32.50

    Total hours per week: 32.50

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    29 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001759542

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties may include:

  • Using various equipment involved in the print process including digital inkjet printers
  • Heat press and various other methods of printing finishing
  • Packaging of customer orders
  • General housekeeping duties
  • Operating printing machine
  • Cad Work using Adobe Illustrator Mac Computers
  • Picking of transfers

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Be enthusiastic and eager to learn
  • Be reliable and punctual
  • Willingness to learn all aspects of the job
  • Flexible to work if needed in other roles
  • Punctuality and of smart appearance

Personal qualities

  • Applicants should have good attention to detail, have good dexterity , be PC literate, comfortable with mathematics and have a good eye for colour and detail
  • Should also be able to multitask and have a flexible approach to their work
  • Candidate must be enthusiastic
  • Candidate must be confident in dealing with people at all levels
  • Candidate must be punctual and reliable
  • Vacancy is based in a small team, therefore candidate expected to work using own initiative
  • Candidate must be dedicated to completing the apprenticeship qualifications
  • Enthusiastic individual with a flexible approach to work in a busy environment
  • Hard working individual with proactive approach to their work and high attention to detail
  • Must have a methodical approach to new tasks and problems
  • A helpful and friendly approach is essential
  • A professional and smart appearance is essential

Desired qualifications

  • Ideally the candidate will have GCSE qualifications (or equivalent) at a C/4 or above in English and maths

Future prospects

For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment after the apprenticeship

Things to consider

  • Job involves standing for long periods

About the employer

An established Printing & Embroidery business based in Long Stratton Norfolk with 15 year experience. Specialising in embroidery, DTG printing, vinyl and sublimation. Providing workwear school uniforms, sports kit and training & leisure wear.

Employer

EMPIRE PRINTING & EMBROIDERY LTD

Address

Unit 4a

Norwich

NR15 2PD

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Training

Training provider

British Printing Industries Federation

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

Contact

Ceri 01676526039 ceri.priddle@bpif.org.uk

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

Apprenticeship standard

Print technician

Level 3 (A level)


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