Pre Press Operator

Job Title: Pre Press Operator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + plus benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J1233_1496827736
Contact Name: Russ Malin
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description


We are currently recruiting for an experienced Pre-Press Operator to join one of the UK's most successful lithographic and digital printers. This role offers a great deal of autonomy and the opportunity for career progression.


Basic salary of circa £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
20 days holiday plus statutory days
Genuine prospects for career progression
Pension Scheme
Excellent training opportunities


Monday to Friday (08.00 to 16.00) although flexibility will be needed during busy times


Checking design files and images provided by customers
Preparing print ready artwork for packaging, commercial print and labels
Retouching, checking and amending existing artwork as required
Planning press ready files to layouts for internal checks and plate making
Perform quality checks of production proof as and when required
Other duties include calibration of proofing machinery, material and plate loading


Previous experience in a similar role is essential
Proven knowledge of Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop within a print environment
Pre-press and PDF workflow knowledge
Experience in, or knowledge of, Prinergy and Preps is desirable but not essential
Numerate and literate with a keen eye for detail
Able to work in a pressured environment working to tight deadlines

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Russ Malin (

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