Job Title: Trainee Printer

Location: Corby

Salary: £9.00 Per hour

Contract: Contract

Sector: Manufacturing

Office: Corby


Trainee Printer

Our client one of the UK’s largest printers is currently recruiting for a Trainee Printer to join their team at their Corby Site working a 3 shift rotating system.


The shift system is a weekly rotating system

Week 1 – 6am to 1.30pm – Monday to Friday

Week 2 – 9pm to 6am – Nights – Monday to Thursday 4 day week

Week 3 – 1.30pm to 9pm – Monday to Friday


The Role & Key Purpose of the role

The successful candidate would be expected to learn all principal aspects of the flexographic printing which include:

  • Adhering to site safety rules and procedures;
  • Paper awareness;
  • Ink matching, colour technology and management;
  • Machine setting and problem solving;
  • Production efficiency;
  • Housekeeping and maintenance of machines;
  • Performing regular QC checks in line to ISO requirements.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualification & experience 

  • Ability to work under pressure and at times meet tight deadlines whilst maintaining safe working practices and product quality;
  • Experience of working within a busy manufacturing environment;
  • Previous knowledge of operating large format pre-print printing presses or similar equipment;
  • Strong technical ability;
  • Excellent attention to detail and be methodical in their approach;
  • Have an excellent eye for colour;
  • An excellent team player;
  • Must be keen, flexible, hardworking and enthusiastic.

This is a super exciting to join a really exciting company.

We’re ideally looking for someone willing to learn and develop within a role they can make their own.

This might suit a recent school leaver, or someone looking to make that move into their first job.

We can help and support you with building a CV

We’re not looking for experience but more of a good attitude and work ethic


This really is an exciting opportunity to join a major play maker in the world of packaging.


Please send me a CV with a covering letter and what and why you feel you’d be the right choice for this job.


Salary is starting at around £9.00 and hour

Plus a 22% shift allowance – taking the combined salary to around £22k per year

We feel this is a great starting salary within a job where you’ll spend your 1st year training and learning.


Message me for further information 😊


Good Luck

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