Prepress Operator
Condifdential
Winnipeg, MB

Job Description

Job description
Career Opportunity

Prepress Operator

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare electronic files for proof out or print.
  • Analyzes potential problems with files when processing thru the workflow.
  • Proofing
  • Follows through with jobs to guarantee the best results.
  • Preflight and correct files
  • Re-touches images for better platability.
  • Imaging plates
  • Follows work instructions and control plans.
  • Adheres to quality control procedures.
  • Communicating with clients
  • Organize and maintain pre-press area and equipment
  • Performs other job duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Must have a high school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Associate’s degree from accredited two-year college or technical school preferred.
  • Must have minimum of five years’ experience in graphic arts/printing industry.
  • Must have hands on knowledge of prepress software applications including Illustrator, Photoshop, trapping, Macintosh and file management
  • Experience with RIP and Imposition software (XMF software preferred)
  • Must be detailed oriented.
  • Must be willing to continuously improve.
  • Must be able to interact effectively with others and a good team player.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively.
  • Must have the ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from internal and external customers.
  • Must be proficient in using prepress operating platform.
  • Must be able to learn new technology, including new/updated software and hardware.
  • Must be able to maintain good attendance.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Prepress: 4 years (Preferred)
  • Adobe Creative Suite: 4 years (Required)

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • prepress: 3 years (Preferred)