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Print and Packaging Technician

Halifax

The Role:
We are currently seeking a detail-focused, highly motivated individual who will be responsible for operating a cutting machine/plotter. ORBTM has invested in print technology to create in-house prototypes of packaging, displays and other sample requests and is looking for a Print and Packaging Technician to support our in-house Print Shop. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual who maintains a positive, can-do attitude, while being focused on finding solutions.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and operate our in-house Cutting Machine/Plotter;
  • Work closely with the Pre-Press and Prototype department for the creation of packaging and display dielines;
  • Assist in editing graphics created in Adobe CC;
  • Work with large format printers and laminators;
  • Bind various materials together for displays or packaging;
  • Use workflow systems (i.e., Onyx);
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Proficient with Adobe Illustrator - Photoshop and InDesign CC;
  • Comfortable working with Mac and PC platforms;
  • Good understanding of print materials such as cardboard, vinyl, boxboard, Foam Core, back lit materials etc.;
  • Broad knowledge of printers (domestic and foreign);
  • Exhibits a creative mindset and is not afraid of troubleshooting in order to find solutions;
  • Maintains an organized workspace while being mechanically-minded;
  • Ability to prioritize and work under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with Industrial Flatbed Cutting Machine/Plotters considered an asset.

Please submit your resume & a cover letter (that highlights how your past experience aligns with our environment) to [email protected].

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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