Apprentice Print Technician (Press) – Level 3 BENDART LTD
Using top of the range equipment to produce an array of printed products, you will quickly be expected to integrate into a busy print environment, producing and finishing to a high level. Our aim is to build for the future and secure the next generation of print professionals to join us and help grow together.
Closing date: 15 Mar 2024
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
18 Mar 2024
30 Nov 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What you will do in your working day
You will be shown and trained in running a 4 colour litho printing press learning all about ink, chemistry and substrate interactions, ultimately producing high quality printed items to a defined specification.
A typical day will involve making-ready (setting up), running and maintaining jobs as you move through the work list.
The training you will be getting
Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, the qualification obtained will be a Level 3 Print Technician Apprenticeship Standard Functional Skills in English and maths if required. The apprentice will be given sufficient time to undertake their "Off-the-Job" requirement of the apprenticeship and throughout your time as an apprentice you will be supported by both Bendart Limited and the BPIF. You will be assigned a training coordinator to ensure that you have the best training available. Training requirements will be discussed at the point of employment to suit your individual needs and business needs. Most training and studying will be site based.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
You would be employed full-time as a fully qualified litho printer, print technician and be a key part of the team for the future, taking over senior roles as and when staff leave/retire.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
BPIF TRAINING LIMITED
Adjustments for experience
You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Level 3 (A level)
If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.
You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications
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