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Print Apprentice PIROTO LABELLING LTD

My client has been operating independently since 1987, they produce a wide variety of printed label and tag products for many well-known companies. They are now looking for an enthusiastic individual to join their print department and to be apart of their growing team as a print apprentice.

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Closing date: 27 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

    £15,000 - £20,000 per annum (depending on experience)

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9:00 – 17:30 One hour lunch

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000070752

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

- Learn and understand the print process through a mix of practical experience and formal learning.

- To gain a detailed insight into each process, each machine and the principle of flexographic printing.

- To assist the print team with machine set ups, material preparation and waste clearance.

- To record and keep a detailed journal of all activities.

- To learn and understand the pre-press process, including mounting printing plates, ink mixing, colour management, works order preparation and recording of ink use.

- To undertake H&S and manual handling tasks.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 2 print operator trained by BPIF

Option to take Level 3 at a later date

The successful candidate will undertake formal education by the BPIF guidance to achieve a recognised educational award.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible permanent position upon successful completion of Apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Attention to detail

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired

About the employer

My client has been operating independently since 1987, they produce a wide variety of printed label and tag products for many well-known companies. They manufacture self-adhesive labels and tags for the food, pharmaceutical, warehouse, retail, and garment industries. They operate specialised multi-colour label printing presses, printing up to eight colours in one pass, including variable digital prints. Their objective is to supply a fast, flexible service, consistent service, consistent quality, and good value for money. They are now looking for an enthusiastic individual to join their print department and to be apart of their growing team as a print apprentice.

Employer

PIROTO LABELLING LTD

Address

9 PONDWOOD CLOSE

MOULTON PARK INDUSTRIAL EST

NORTHAMPTON

NN3 6RT

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Training

Training provider

STARTING OFF LIMITED

Contact

Lucy Harris

Lucy.Harris@startingoff.co.uk

01604622855

Apprenticeship standard

Print operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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