ColourChiefs are a unique printing company based in Windsor, Brisbane with state of the art large format digital printing and finishing equipment. This includes a large format UV flatbed, roll-fed printers matched with a digital cutting table and laser cutter. All our services are backed by our extensive colour knowledge.
ColourChiefs seeks an experienced digital large format print operator to join our production team.
Employees in our print department are integral to the success of our business and only the most qualified candidates will be considered. This position is responsible for safety, quality, and throughput. Key Operator also has the responsibility (when requested by management) to train and assist any newly hired employees with all standard operating procedures and/or best practices. This person will understand the profiles and condition of the printers, keeping up on maintenance, and helping place processes in place to ensure the best quality product.
Experience will be advantageous in this position as often you need to be self-managed. The successful applicant will have the support of a motivated and creative team.
Primary responsibilities will include and not restricted to:
Operate and run jobs to the specs given on the work orders
Experience operating large format printers, digital cutting table and other roll to roll wide format printers
Maintain focus on safety, ensuring self and other team members are following safety policies and adhering to standards
Ensure all products are being produced to a high level of quality
Print finishing including cutting, laminating, weeding
Stock Control and monitor
Remain engaged at all times, either performing duties to complete orders or maintaining housekeeping standards
Appropriately manage production timesheet and schedule
Work with team to ensure basic maintenance and cleanliness of all production equipment as per manufacture specifications and trouble-shooting
Communicate machine downtime to production and assist with the repair as needed
In-depth knowledge of RIP software
Strong attention to detail, organization, and time management
Have a positive attitude that promotes a great work environment
Ability to understand verbal and/or read written instructions
Dependable and punctual
Packing and labelling completed jobs
Installation occasionally ( if part of skill set )
Ability to work overtime as needed
The successful candidate will have:
Qualifications and Skills:
Experience with Large Format Digital Print operations
Considerable knowledge of printing substrates and characteristics
Strong multi-tasking skills, capable of handling tight deadlines and high volume
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Self-motivated, highly detail-oriented, professional, and organized
High mechanical aptitude
Knowledge, Skills, and Ability
Ability to perform physical work for up to 8-hour shifts
Willing to work on a rotating shift, for long hours and overtime as necessary
Willing to learn and put in their best efforts for production
Able to work in a fast pace environment
Capable of working in demanding situations when required
Must be able to communicate effectively
Must be able to take direction
Must be able to work as a team
Work under compressed timelines and other resource limitations
Must be flexible to learn other duties and positions within the organization and perform these duties at the direction of the Production Manager.
To apply, please submit a brief summary of printer models you are familiar with along with your current resume. Applications that do not provide this information will be discarded without review.
26/04/2021$0Brisbane1 Trades & Services
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