News & Blog

Opportunity for an Apprentice Label Printing Machine Operator

Bakers are delighted to announce that we have an apprenticeship position available at our factory in Brentwood.

We’re offering the right candidate an excellent opportunity to work on the very latest print technology in our very successful, busy, progressive family company as a label printing machine operator. Apply here.

Weekly wage
£187.50 min (plus overtime opportunities after 1 month)

Working week
Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm
Total hours per week: 37.50

Apprenticeship duration
3 years

Possible start date
31 Jul 2017

Apprenticeship level
Advanced Level Apprenticeship

All aspects of the process will be learned including:

Scheduling work
Understanding materials to be used
Press operation
Press maintenance
Ordering supplies
Quality control
Colour management and finishing

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Mechanical awareness, good computer skills

Personal qualities

A positive “can do” attitude

Qualifications required

GCSE A-C English and Maths or equivalent grades

Future prospects

Full time fully qualified machine operator role available upon successful completion of the apprenticeship programme

Interested in this opportunity? Apply here


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by British Printing Industries Federation