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Digital & Flexographic Printer Berkshire Labels Ltd

Fantastic career opportunity offering specialist industry apprenticeship training and the ability to grow your career within our fast paced dynamic printing team.

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Closing date: 05 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £230.40 - £326.80

  • Working week

    Shifts TBD. Initially on days, but could lead to shift work (Early shift & Late Shift on weekly rotation).

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    06 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001810473

  • Positions

    3 available

This apprenticeship provides a rare opportunity to work and train in an environment that utilises both Digital & Flexographic Technology, with a highly motivated team of friendly, experienced staff.

Accredited through the British Printing Industries Federation (BPIF), you will study to achieve the Print Technician Level 3 Qualification.

Routine Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the timely production of digital print work by assisting with achieving daily production plan targets
  • Comply with machine set-up & strip down working practices
  • Perform required preventive & routine maintenance activities
  • Conduct relevant inspection checks
  • Maintain a clean & organised work environment
  • Deliver a high standard of work on a consistent basis
  • Raise production output concerns directly to your Team Leader
  • Basic administrative work including data entry
  • Maintain a high standard of discipline in accordance with company regulations to timekeeping, breaks and sickness

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Interpersonal skills
  • Computer Literate
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Self Motivated

Personal qualities

  • Works well in a team environment
  • Detail-oriented, well organised and able to work well with minimal supervision
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply knowledge effectively
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Good eye for detail

Desired qualifications

GCSE  9-4/A-C English and maths or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

Possibility of full-time post on completion of apprenticeship.


About the employer

Over thirty-five years and five locations later, Berkshire Labels continues to move forward with continual investment, innovation and unrivalled passion, becoming one of the largest, privately owned label companies in the UK.

The purpose-built manufacturing site located in Hungerford, has the perfect blend of conventional UV flexographic and HP digital printing, silk screen and foil capabilities, complemented by a full in-house pre-press department that provides complete control over colour management.

Employer

Berkshire Labels Ltd

Address

Swangate

Hungerford

RG17 0YX

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Training

Training provider

British Printing Industries Federation

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

Contact

Arun Madar 07850771027 arun.madar@bpif.org.uk

  • Print Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills where required
  • Off the Job Training

Apprenticeship standard

Print technician

Level 3 (A level)


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