Print Assistant (Trimmer)
A new full time, permanent job opportunity in Clayton for an experienced Press Assistant. Join an established team in an innovative business. We are Ovato: Australiaâ€™s leading media, marketing and printing company.
Our businessâ€™s core strengths are organised around four pillars of Print, Distribution, Agency and Production. We use innovative targeting, creative services, printing, and distribution, to turn audiences into customers. This is an opportunity to join an established team in the Pressroom at our Clayton site.
The role: A fantastic opportunity for a Press Assistant with experience in the heat set trade, to join our team in Clayton. The successful candidate will: Ensure equipment is operated at maximum allowable speeds while minimising waste, standby and downtime Keep the presses clean, internally and externally Learn & conduct web-up procedures when required Assist Reel-Hand to supply ink & other consumables to the press as directed Report any mechanical or electrical faults Clearly mark & tag all pallets and/or disks Accurately record and identify quantities on pallet tags and pallet record sheets Ensure correct consumables are used as specified, monitoring levels of supplies Prepare cartons, tags, pallets and other requirements for the next job by utilising downtime and planning in advance Operate stackers and other equipment (as directed) competently, safely and efficiently Change reels and complete documentation required Achieve manufacturing Key Performance Indicators as directed Deliver products accurately, neatly and presentably Regularly check bundles as they come off press for correct quantities where applicable Check fold and quality of product in stacking system and report any irregularities (i.e.
marking, set-off, crows' feet, dog ears) Maintain equipment as directed Adhere to safe working practices, maintain a clean and safe working environment in accordance with Safety policies & procedures Contribute to continual improvement of the site's environmental performance About You: If you are experienced as a Print Assistant; able to multi-task and use your initiative in a fast-paced environment, this could be the opportunity for you? Great communication skills and team working abilities are also essential. As well as the above, you'll need: Proven experience in the operation of trimming equipment & maintenance of quality standards Previous experience in a printing environment, particularly working safely with high volume, tight delivery equipment Demonstrated ability to follow and give accurate commands A willingness to learn new skills and develop others A mindset where you aim to deliver the highest quality results, every time Whatâ€™s in it for you? In every part of our organisation, our people are our greatest asset. We celebrate diversity, encourage curiosity, and inspire creativity to help all our employees drive success in our business.
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