Print Production Apprentice (Lean Manufacturing Operative) Aztec Print North East Limited
The trainee sill be trained to use Heidelberg printing presses and associated equipment to give a full understanding of the print trade and their customers. The trainee will liaison with studio designers and print finishers to ensure the final printed job is satisfactory to the customers’ demands.
Closing date: 30 Oct 2022
£205.00 - £287.00
Total hours per week: 41.00
(the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)
Possible start date
15 Nov 2022
28 Apr 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
Lithographic Printer –
Training will be given by a member of staff who is a fully experienced printer and who will explain all matters of the trade.
Operating and maintaining printing press for short and long runs.
Upkeep and maintenance of the machine will be essential for day to day running of the press – the trainee will be advised on all matters in this.
Operating the guillotine and training in all aspects of paper sizes and paper weights to establish a full working knowledge of the printing trade and customer needs.
The trainee will liaison with studio designers and print finishers to ensure the final printed job is satisfactory to the customers’ demands.
Requirements and prospects
Full training will be given in all aspects of Litho printing and management of machinery which needs concentration and an ability to solve problems when they arise
Must be flexible, reliable, honest, and willing to learn.
Minimum of GCSE A-E / 9-3 or equivalent
Full training in Litho Printing which will give the applicant an idea of a working printers with all aspects of the work carried out in a working print room.
We are a busy work site and additional overtime, and shift work may become available.
Things to consider
- The wage will be dependant on Age
- Work will be carried out at our Washington Site
- The job entails learning all aspects of the printing business with help from a member of staff who will train the apprentice, giving help and support with any problems that may occur.
- The site is easily accessible by local bus services, and there is employee parking.
- There is a small canteen and local shops are not far.
About the employer
Small Printers with a staff of 20 in the Washington area.
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by City of Sunderland College
Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard in Lean Manufacturing Operative
Lean manufacturing operative
Level 2 (GCSE)
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