Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Apprentice Print Finisher


Job Description:

We’re working in partnership with an industry leading print business. Established over 60 years ago they are a pioneer within the marketing and communications side of the industry. Based at their Cheadle site, they’re looking to bring on board a full-time apprentice to support within the Print Finishing area of their production department.

This opportunity is ideal for someone looking to begin a career in the printing sector. Within the role you’ll be given full support by the British Printing Industry Federation to complete a 3-year apprenticeship and set you on the path for a successful career within print.

This is a full-time apprenticeship, you will be working Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm within this position.

The Role

  • You will be trained on the safe use of a variety of print finishing equipment, including but not limited to, guillotines, folders, booklet makers, stitchers, trimmers, and much more.
  • You’ll gain skills which mean you’ll be able to plan your own workload to meet production deadlines, maintain the equipment so it’s in safe working order, set up equipment based on the task in hand ready for use, and maintain health and safety within a busy production environment.

The Person

  • Is happy to work both independently and in a team
  • Is interested in a career within print and enjoys learning in a hands-on work environment
  • Has a professional and positive attitude towards work
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Has a good attention to detail

Salary + Benefits
The salary for this position is £15,000 per year, plus once fully trained you’ll also get a shift allowance depending on the shift pattern you begin to work on.
Plus fantastic benefits including a fully funded Print Finishing qualification as part of the apprenticeship, leisure and well-being benefits, competitive holiday allowance (25 days plus Bank Holidays), and more.

Please forward your CV for immediate consideration for this role.
All appointments are subject to a DBS disclosure and financial check.
My client is an equal opportunities employer.

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year

  • Career Level

    Student (Higher education/Graduate)

  • Educational level

    Secondary School or equivalent

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