Pre-Press Operative (Plates & Cutters)

Closing Date: 26/03/19
Location: Coveris Cramlington
Department: Labels

We are currently recruiting for a Pre-Press Operative (Plates & Cutters) to join the Production team based at our Cramlington site. This role is both permanent and full time, working on a triple shift.


Key Areas of Responsibility

Responsible for the day to day production of plates

Ensuring plates are available for machines as per the planning schedule 

Return of Cutters/Plate Bags to allocated area

Ensure cutters are ordered in

To ensure all cutters and Plate Bags are at site for production

To work from plan supplied by the Production Planner

Notify Planner/Supervisor of any missing Cutters or Plates

To be multifunctional and understand the basics of other production roles to enable cross over between different departments as and when required

Ensure PCT system is used for smooth work flow between sites

Maintenance including cleaning of own work area and maintenance of machine

Good housekeeping including ensuring consumables are available at point of use

Working to schedules

Clear understanding of Company Handbook, including Health & Safety and Hygiene Policy

Participation in company Continuous Improvement (CI) activities

Any other duties required to meet the prevailing needs of the business


Key Requirements

Ability to manage and deal with change in a fast moving and demanding environment while still maintaining standards set within the business

Organised and calm under pressure

A clean driving license is essential as you will be required to travel and work between both Cramlington sites

Basic computer skills

Good written and verbal communication skills

Ability to work on your own initiative

Honest and reliable

Flexible to meet the needs of the business outside set working hours




Should you feel that your skills and experience match the specification, please submit your covering letter and CV along with your salary expectations to our team.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately we are unable to provide individual feedback. If you have not heard from us within 7 days after the closing date, then please assume that your application has not been successful.

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